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No southbridge fan = Fail
uhh wut? I don't know about you but I don't want a winy laptop fan in my system. And it's not a southbridge anymore, not even a northbridge.
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UD7 is what I would get, great looking boards except for the G1.Assassin 2, those heatsinks!!!!!
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I want the x79 assassin
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think ill be getting either a foxconn x79 or the ud3 x79. Should both be good price/perfomance.
I heard the 4core sbe might be delayed? I really hope not...
    
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Is it just me or is the socket for the G.1 far off to the right?
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A friend of mine told me, he recieved his ASUS Rampage Extreme IV Cometh a while ago. I was like wait what?

I wanted to get this board, namely UD7 for its orange design. But when i searched for ASUS Rampage Extreme IV Cometh i totally changed my mind. Those boards are sweet, but man the Asus top board is much better
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Heres hoping that asus takes note of great color schemes, as much as i love their mobos, the heatsink light blue, blue and dark blue are meh.http://www.overclock3d.net/gfx/artic...192355623l.jpg i mean this doesn't even compare to the styling of these gigabyte boards and the sabortooth x79, don't even get me started, at least the p67 version looked ok with the armor on the whole board. But i'll get whatever has the features that i need and go with it.

Plus the heatsink design is also very sexy.
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post #28 of 37
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There are quite a few things we can't tell you about as well, at least not yet, such as Gigabyte new UEFI which will be something of a game changer for those that are uncomfortable poking around with the BIOS/UEFI settings. Sadly we can't tell you more than now, but it's not the only new feature that Gigabyte will be including with these boards. We'll provide more details as soon as we can, although it's unlikely to be until the official launch as Gigabyte doesn't want to give away details of what they've got planned too early.
This right here could decide whether or not I go with a Gigabyte x79 board or one of the ASUS offerings. The lack of a full graphical UEFI BIOS was a letdown with the Gigabyte P67/Z68 boards so hopefully we're now finally going to see one instead of some hybrid UEFI which was nothing more than a Windows overclocking tool that supported the use of a touchscreen.
Edited by burningrave101 - 11/3/11 at 11:12pm
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No love for UD3??

I mean yea not alot use 4 gpus, but... 4-way sli on a "low end" motherboard? Folders where u @?
That solid black looks really nice. Really liking the looks of that UD3.
 
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wth is vr-zone's problem :| the site doesn't work on any computer in 10 mile radius from here
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