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post #51 of 60
BenQ adds a lot of features most screens do not.

I believe you have to purchase the "gamer" series to receive these. I could be wrong.

But the contrast ratio is very low, and response time is normal.

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post #52 of 60
Asus is great up untill it breaks and you have to deal with the crappy Asus RMA

Go with a Gigabyte board like a Gigabyte FXA 990 UD3 or UD5 or UD7 if you want to spend that much
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Interesting. i had to RMA one of my old 460's and they didn,t have it anymore. They just gave me a 480. No problem. Some people just have better experiences than others i guess.
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Interesting. i had to RMA one of my old 460's and they didn,t have it anymore. They just gave me a 480. No problem. Some people just have better experiences than others i guess.
I have heard a lot of stories about Asus RMA but i would not know it first hand as we dont have RMA at all here in Denmark if something breaks the shop you bought it from is required by law to deal with it so you just have to retun it and thats that
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just plain amazing!!!!! grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrjklgkyufkuhgvyitfytfdyt damn you MURICA!!!!!!

I MAY JUST MOVE TO DENMARK NOW!!!
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post #56 of 60
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I have heard a lot of stories about Asus RMA but i would not know it first hand as we dont have RMA at all here in Denmark if something breaks the shop you bought it from is required by law to deal with it so you just have to retun it and thats that

I just got my board back from ASUS RMA, they sent the thing back without the retention bracket for the heatsink, and tried telling me it was an aftermarket part.... Not that I need it personally but I'd like to sell the board...

But to the OP, I'd go with intel, gigabyte mobo, and a seasonic or corsair psu. and I have a 60gb ssd and stick everything on two cavair blacks, no problems whatsoever. The rest is up to you, I would stick with nvidia, but I havent bought a graphics card since the gtx 480
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post #57 of 60
That's a NICE psu I wouldn't send it back! Iam not trying to step on anyones feet by saying that and I think the guys here are just trying to save u some money that's why they said semd it back but if your ok spending 180 on a psu then by all means keep it lol- Kingwin makes good stuff I heard so that thing should last you for a while! Besides if u decide to upgrade your gpu later on and u need more power u will have it so.... Also overclocking cpu will tax it so keep these things in mind I think u made a good choice! thumb.gif
     
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I would like to add 1 more thing if I may...? The Asus sabertooth is one of the best boards u can buy for overclocking! Don't have 1 myself but I read a lot of reviews on them and they always come up on top~the gigabyte is also a great board iam considering getting the ud5 or ud7 myself I guess in the end it just depends what u need it to do- both boards are awesome! Heres the best am3+ boards u can get/ Asus crosshair v formula-z...... Gigabyte ud5 or ud7....... Asus sabertooth! lol............. Asus m5a99x PRO! Theres probably more but iam just thinking about the high-end stuff
     
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just plain amazing!!!!! grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrjklgkyufkuhgvyitfytfdyt damn you MURICA!!!!!!

I MAY JUST MOVE TO DENMARK NOW!!!

You will leave when you see the 25% Tax and a single Mountain Dew is 3$ and everything else is just as expensive i paided 515$ US for my Rampage IV Extreme when it was new and the 4 GB GTX 680 i bought a few days ago was 712$ US
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Holly dynamoli 25% tax? That's more then here in the states! And this whole time ive been thinking were the only ones getting skinned alive! I think tax should be no more then 3% but hey that's just wishful thinking-U cant help but wonder were in the world does all that money really go!? You know? biggrin.gif
     
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