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Oh I know this one:m4a78 pro,m4a79xtd-evo,m4n98td-evo,m4a89gtd-pro,crosshair iv,crosshair v,sabertooth 990fx
non-Asus:Biostar ta990fxe
edit:Someone feel free to post any I missed. redface.gif
 
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The EVO has a few more ports, as in a few more usb, fireware, but still basically the same thing.
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I don't know saw a couple mobos from asrock yesterday and they look sharp! U guys know if they only make mobos for intel mainly or do they have some for amd as well? They have a black and yellow with gold motherboard that looks awsome iam thinking about getting that one,they say its the overclocking king quote
     
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As Rock dose both Intel and AMD mother boards
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Originally Posted by nz3777 View Post

I don't know saw a couple mobos from asrock yesterday and they look sharp! U guys know if they only make mobos for intel mainly or do they have some for amd as well? They have a black and yellow with gold motherboard that looks awsome iam thinking about getting that one,they say its the overclocking king quote
I haven't seen any good AsRock AMD boards..ever..
Furthermore..no AsRock boards are good for serious overclocking.
 
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post #16 of 29
The EVO version has a higher number of phases (6+2).
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The Asus board isn't bad but not a great overclocker. 4+2 with VRM throttling. And for all the guys yellin' ASUS, Gigabyte has some awesome 900 series boards and I'm loving mine biggrin.gif
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Quote:
asus am3 motherboard good for overclocking?
AsRock ex subsidiary of ASUS. AsRock 990Fx Extreme 4. 8+2 vrm, sli & cfx, one usable legacy PCI (sound cards) with cfx or sli (slot lay out), black pcb, 6gbs sata, usb 3.0.
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I haven't seen any good AsRock AMD boards..ever..
Furthermore..no AsRock boards are good for serious overclocking.

____ ____!!! You give me a single valid source because i sure as heck can...

http://www.overclock.net/t/1281659/legitreviews-asrock-x79-extreme11-motherboard-announced-intel-x79-gets-refresh
Edited by cdoublejj - 7/18/12 at 2:23am
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I don't know from what I read that asrock kicks butt all around,only thing id have to go wth intel instead of amd,alothof options not enough moneyh lol:)
     
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Quote:
Originally Posted by z3r0_k00l75 View Post

The Asus board isn't bad but not a great overclocker. 4+2 with VRM throttling. And for all the guys yellin' ASUS, Gigabyte has some awesome 900 series boards and I'm loving mine biggrin.gif

yes got to love then Vdrops on a Gigabythe board
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