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A friend wants to upgrade from socket a to s939 but doesn't want to spend extra on a vid card to save some cash...any suggestions???
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Here is a list:

Okay that didn't work. They were all PCI-E, sorry... I try again.

Personally I favor Asus or DFI Mobos, but Gigabyte is also good - I've only owned one of those.

Here is a Gigabyte - Don't know anything about it though, maybe another member might know.... anyone?

http://www.a1-electronics.net/AMD_Se...SNXP-939.shtml

IMHO this is only because you have NO $ to go PCI-E (is that true). This will cost you more later, but I understand what it is like being strapped
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Asrock Dual Vista. AGP + PCI express + decent overclocker + cheap.
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I got a 6600gt pci-x my friend wants to keep his older ati card becuase he's not into gaming just some vid stuff and minor cad for work. thanks for the quick finds..
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I am using the 939dual-VSTA and think it is a great board. It has agp and pcie,
when I got the board I had an agp card then got a pcie card, the board will support a 4 monitor surround setup, using agp and pcie together. The 4 monitor surround setup would be awsome for CAD work, I am an engineering tech and do CAD work also and need a 2 monitor setup so I don't us the agp anymore.
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Originally Posted by dotcomthese
A friend wants to upgrade from socket a to s939 but doesn't want to spend extra on a vid card to save some cash...any suggestions???
ASROCK is the only MB that fits all your qualifications.
I believe NewEgg has this MB for about $69.00.
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Asrock Dual Vista. AGP + PCI express + decent overclocker + cheap.
Best of both worlds
    
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I've seen the Dual Vista hit 350x6 in a review and was claimed to easily do that! It sure seems to have some potential.
    
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MSI neo-2 f. cheap motherboard and one excellent overclocker if you can find one.
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