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post #32 of 67
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He has no idea.
There currently is no brand that delivers such good value for money as ASRock does. They started off with Sandy Bridge and are in the game to stay now.
Plus all the brown PCB is kinda bolony as no one even sees the difference between dark brown and black when it sits in a case anyway. Not unles you put BRIGHT white leds in there.

I am quite curious as to the ripple on other AsRock boards. The ripple on my Extreme 6 is pretty ridiculous.
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Why a better BIOS?
Why better features?
Why better cooling?
And at what cost?
Apparently it is overclocking high at low voltages so why it has better power delivery is beyond me.

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Everything is better, go read my post again, i wont explain again. BIOS is better because it has more robust and epic features in it, amazing controll....dont you know what is Extreme engine digi II + ?

Better power delivery comes from more quallity phase used, and better capacitaros (Nichichon) so yea cleaner power/less noise, lower temps and more longevity as well.

The phase array on Maximus V > the ones on the Asrock Extreme 9 , the ones on E9 are lesser quallity then the maximus v gene, the gene v use the same phases like Maximus IV Extreme, and lets not even talk about that mobo shell we?

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Same phases.

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I am quite curious as to the ripple on other AsRock boards. The ripple on my Extreme 6 is pretty ridiculous.

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ASRock has a lot of love here on OCN! I def plan to stay loyal after my current.
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Excuse me for being an idiot here, but what exactly are you guys saying when you talk about not liking the molex?
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Excuse me for being an idiot here, but what exactly are you guys saying when you talk about not liking the molex?

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DOnt have the money or the case for this .. but my word! That is beautiful! Gig and Asus .. better start making better boards ... smile.gif
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Who were you directing this question to?

Well, the people that posted it, of course! Lol!
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Not a fan of the molex. I have one on my Extreme 6 as well and my 460 SLI will not stay stable without it plugged in and they are only at 850 which is pretty pedestrian compared with the 900+ many people seem to be running.
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Love my ex7, this looks like it improves upon it in every way.
Dont like the molex and the usb ports give me problems. thats about my only complaints.
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Excuse me for being an idiot here, but what exactly are you guys saying when you talk about not liking the molex?

I would think the main issues with the molex are its position (gonna be quite difficult to hide a wire to the middle of the motherboard) and its inclusion at all (a lot of people will have no other molex devices). I think most would prefer a 6 pin pcie or a sata power on the right side of the board or the bottom of the board.
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i like all the accessories you get with the Motherboard got a great supply of bridges and extra goodies biggrin.gif
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