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more bullet heatsinks...!! haha but my oh my this does look a beast
My favourite x79 mobo will be:
asus rampageIV extreme
&
asrock x79 extreme9
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*** no IDE?
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Originally Posted by dejanh View Post
Lol, nice one, looking at some of the pics with no heatsink it does not look like there is any chip there...so really WTH?
There's two phases under it and a heatpipe connecting it to the SB heatsink for additional cooling of the SB.

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Sure, I understand that. But it's as if people around here are completely against giving their rigs a theme.

I think it's a bit ridiculous how many sheep there are here on this site. The amount of hype about BF3, the often baseless (yet sometimes reasonable) brand bashing, the LOLofDuty crap. It just amazes me how few people here actually seem to be intelligent people that are able to critically think and form their own conclusions.

There's a difference between "nah, that's not for me" and "wow, that's a load of crap." At the very least, it's better than Gigabyte's assassin, recon and sniper boards.

I don't agree with themed motherboards, because I believe it unintelligently limits the audience that such hardware would appeal to, but as far as the "guns and ammo" theme goes, this board pulls it off pretty well. I personally wouldn't build the theme of my case around this, but if I were, this would be the motherboard to get if I wasn't concerned about what features it offered.
One thing about the Gigabyte boards is that the gun themed boards are separate from their normal lineup so you are not required to have a gun theme if you want their flagship.

The only saving grace of this board for a theme builder is that it's all black so an acetal water block can make it look pretty sharp.
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What man? I open up my case every morning just to look at the insides of my case to see how cool and sexy it is. Now I can't do that with this motherboard.
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guys not liek MSI are bad boards. Granted, last I used was a NF2 Socket 939 board, and I totally blew a PCI bored when overclocking my old amd 3700 KABQE to 3.1ghz

That Mobo did NOT LIKE THAT!
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post #76 of 161
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who stuck the crayola gold crayons on the motherboard. That surely will make a mess once powered on?
Found this on another site to describe the x79 big bang, not bullets but...
    
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post #78 of 161
Where is the brown PCB? Is everyone else using bad TN monitors?
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Hideous looking board, and boring color scheme as well.
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Zomg, why not put some flashy leds and stickers...

Hate the looks tbh
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