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Within the enthusiast community, high end systems are generally aimed at either performance tuners or hardcore gamers. These two camps buy the bulk of high end hardware, as their hobbies often require having the latest and fastest in order to stay ahead of the competition. These two camps are not mutually exclusive, however, in fact there is a large overlap of users who fit both categories. Especially with the increased accessibility and ease of performance tuning, the gap between both sides is constantly shrinking. It is for this very reason that the Republic of Gamers line from ASUS was developed, so new features can be incorporated to address the requirements of enthusiasts.

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That board looks beautiful!
    
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Totally agree!
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I came in here expecting some gun heatsinks.

Luckily, I was wrong. biggrin.gif
     
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Whats so "BF3" about that? Is it just that it comes with the game? (Like other motherboards)
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The source link doesn't work... does it work for you guys?
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post #7 of 15
Looks like ASUS has yet another winner on their hands, unsurprisingly. Sexy too...
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Looks nicer than the Extreme imo.
    
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I own this board and have to say its pretty awesome! The instructions and everything are leaps and bounds ahead of EVGA (I owned the x58 classified). Everything feels very quality with the board, even the sata cables.
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post #10 of 15
Exactly what I was waiting for...
This is a great board for ppl that don't want the Extreme....
It does look nice, and if it's a huge step above my Classified.. this may be the ONE component that makes me switch to 2011.....

Are these IVY ready... Hell.. I can Wait for IVY if this is ready for it.
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