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post #21 of 38
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Originally Posted by Ha-Nocri View Post

Now that looks nice and not that Gigabyte's military lineup with clips and other childish nonsense.

that's only one lineup. the rest of giga's stuff is very nicely done. the UP4, UP5, and UP7 are mature looking. (yes i know i have a G1 Assassin)
 
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post #22 of 38
Asus ROG called, it wants its color scheme back.
post #23 of 38
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Originally Posted by Jinto View Post

Asus ROG called, it wants its color scheme back.

But none of the tacky dragons...

I'll stick with ASUS. Loved the M-Power direction they took and then I guess they ruined it with this. Good one MSI being original with the done to death red and black and then deciding to make it even better with tacky dragons.
    
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post #24 of 38
oh sure, I just finished building a Red and Black theme computer and they had to show this now?...doh.gif oh well rolleyes.gif, I'm quite enjoying my Asus CHVF-z mobo biggrin.gif
post #25 of 38
Just need some Wolf and Lion motherboards now wink.gif

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post #26 of 38
I like the design. Hell, I hated the Gigabyte gun theme until I actually got my Sniper. It's grown on me since. It certainly stands out if nothing else biggrin.gif

I wish these so called "gaming" boards would ditch the Killer chips though. They drive up the price without offering any real benefit.

I wonder if this will feature a creative sound chip like the Gigabyte G1s. Maybe something from the Zx line this time around?
post #27 of 38
Not too bad but I'm thinking I'll have to stick with ASUS. Their mobos haven't let me down so far and the ROG line is just awesome without anything physically tacky attached redface.gif I personally prefer a more simplistic, industrial design look. If this new line can offer a significant bonus over other competing mobos on the next 2011 motherboards when there's a chipset revision for IVB-E, I might consider them thumb.gif I gotta admit though, some ROG stuff I initially considered marketing gimmick has actually been pretty cool so I'll try not to judge too hard on anything MSI do.
post #28 of 38
Sexy! I'm liking the dragon theme. Even more so seeing that Asus dropped their magnific design on the Rampage/Crosshair lines in favor of a randomly sliced chunk of metal.

Now give me a proper 1090FX board. thumb.gif
   
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post #29 of 38
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I think the time has come for you to switch to a different motherboard manufacturer.

Trust me, I would love to. When I upgrade my CPU I'll swap out boards, I only purchased my original board, the rest were rma replacements. I won't give MSI money ever again, trust me.
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post #30 of 38
I would have liked to see these come around when I was building my system as the availability of solid red/black themed boards is slim besides ASUS, but meh, my Asrock is working great... Also, I like that I'm seeing MSI using Lotes components on these.
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