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Does it support Crossfire X. I am a AMD fanboy when it comes to GPU's (can't afford mighty Nvidia lol)
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ASUS P8Z68 DELUXE/GEN3 Intel Z68 Board - ATX, Intel Z68 Express, Socket H2 (LGA1155), 2200MHz DDR3 (O.C.), SATA 6.0 Gb/s, RAID, 8-CH Audio, 2x Gigabit LAN, USB 3.0, PCIe 3.0, CrossFireX/SLI, Bluetooth


is the board and sells new for 279 USD area here
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Get the ASUS P8Z68-V Pro smile.gif
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I'm ordering parts for a new build I'm doing and decided to go with the ASUS P8Z68-V/GEN3. Its around $180 US so its in your price range. I don't know anything about Gigabyte mobos so not sure what to recommend from them.
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Asus Maximus IV Gene-Z
Not sure how much this cost in NZ as I don't know any NZ shops but it's an awesome board thumb.gif

Seconded.
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post #16 of 35
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Just I little FYI, I'm currently looking at this one

http://www.trademe.co.nz/Browse/Listing.aspx?id=445272310

What makes it catch my eye is 1. Half Price. 2. I can't find one shop in this country that sell it! 3. Gotta love that sexy heatsink and colour scheme!
post #17 of 35
is a good board, but i would still try to find a Z68 chipset

however, every gigabyte i have owned has been solid cept 1.

Asus is still the #1 board for gamers and overclockers

chioce is yours and i understand money limits, but i also understanding saving and waiting to get what you want makes you happier then tossing something together
post #18 of 35
get that one then ..since it's cheaper..i've read a lot about bios bugs with gb though
it's solid..that's for sure(ud7)
 
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Asus Z68 p8z68 just get REV 3 cuz it has all that new PCI 3.0 stuff.
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Get the ASUS P8Z68-V Pro smile.gif
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Asus Z68 p8z68 just get REV 3 cuz it has all that new PCI 3.0 stuff.

These guys know what they're talkin about. Asus P8Z68-V boards rock! Pro, Deluxe, Gen3, etc. They are all great and there is a lot of support from the forums because a ton of people have them.
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