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All the excitement about DFI had me forgetting another board which i will be testing over the next few weeks. Asus have released what could possibly be the finest i965 board we will see. Codenamed commando the board is part of the ROG line of boards which also have crosshair and Strker extreme as members.

I have the board and can say I have not yet tested a board that overclocks DDR2 better than this one, if you want to run 1300+DDR this is the board for you

Voltage options are nothing short of stunning, i will post screen shots in the next 24hrs so sit tight. Tests to come in the nex week or so.

1 pic for your enjoyment, you may see others posted as Asus gave a sneek peek of the board here in taiwan at the 1st OCZ Overclocking summit.
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I have a feeling this may be the ultimate i965...check the link for a pic, as i quoted for RD600 i will be testing over the next few days, if Asus allow benches to be posted you will have more info soon.
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You are going to see a respin of many i965 boards real soon, i even saw Gigabyte have new i965 which is also an awesome overclocker

Good times ahead thats for sure.


http://www.thetechrepository.com/sho...37&postcount=5



I totally stole that title from the sex pistols =p

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post #2 of 18
hmm...not to shabby at all...prices?
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Looks great, but I don't need to kill my ram with DDR2-1300+ =)
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Originally Posted by Kopi View Post
hmm...not to shabby at all...prices?
The heatpipes and the ROG adds like $100 to the price... probably another $400 board.
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post #5 of 18
Man this Gaming Board Mayhem is out of control. I always thought the 965 was a decent chipset...glad to see it being "recycled into OC friendly boards. Too bad they want to melt your credit card too.
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hmmm think this will be better then a P5B Deluxe? And are those dual 16x pci-e slots??/
    
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post #7 of 18
Hmm... so many boards coming out, it's hard to choose. This one is a i965 chipset, correct? So what does that entail for SLi? Crossfire?
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post #8 of 18
****ing wonderful.

I spend £125 on a P5B Deluxe, and then something better comes along. -_-

Meh, the P5B should pwn regardless.

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post #9 of 18
$105 on a board for me now.

Yay.

Why?

By the time I get bored with this board (Ha! See what I did there?!! ***bbqlmaoroffle) I can buy one of those.

I love it.
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I can't wait to see DFI's board...
    
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