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So I did it... Finally pulled the trigger on a SB setup

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819115070

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813157264

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820233143

Can't wait to get it running... It will be under water... have to upgrade my radiator... want to get a triple 120 but newegg is out... I am not sure my single 120 will do much good for it... what do you think... probably wont OC much but I like to dabble a bit... mostly gaming and folding...
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i think, maybe, you might notice a SLIGHT improvement over your Q6600... next up, new graphics cards!!!
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Originally Posted by b3machi7ke View Post
next up, new graphics cards!!!
I already have a new one. An EVGA GTX460 2GB version... that should be a bit better also

Can't wait to get back to folding... its been too long... my rank has gone to crap ... =S
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Does that mobo exist w/o integrated vid?
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Does that mobo exist w/o integrated vid?
If you are asking if that mobo comes in a P67 version. I dont think there is. But there is the Extreme3. But tbh, these Asrock z68 mobos are so reasonably priced, there isnt much need for a p67 version.
    
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Does that mobo exist w/o integrated vid?
You can get the P67 version that does not have the video option... other than that and ssd caching... they are the same... about $20 cheaper for P67 vs Z68

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813157265
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post #7 of 16
Ahh thank you, I've been researching 1155 boards and wanted a Gigabyte UltraDurable but I'm seeing terrible reviews about reboot loops. Seems even ASUS is suffering some, too. I keep hearing about ASRock but haven't had any experience with that brand myself.
post #8 of 16
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I think that ASRock has come up to be a front runner in motherboards... i know a couple people that have them now (1366 boards) and they are amazing... excellent OC abilities and utilities... i will look at ASRock before any other right now... just my opinion
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So checking the egg and my parts have been in memphis TN since 1 am saying arrival scan and havn't moved since... i noticed someone else on the egg commented that they had the same problem... my status doesn't even show an estimated delivery date anymore when it used to show the 8th... any ideas what might be going on??
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post #10 of 16
you aren't patient enough
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