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yea all the fan headers have full control, at least on the OC models, only some models have full control, others have a bit less.
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I see a lot of talk about how the cheaper OC board is only 8x in SLI/Crossfire. I though that was a non issue with current card speeds?
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I see a lot of talk about how the cheaper OC board is only 8x in SLI/Crossfire. I though that was a non issue with current card speeds?

It is a non-issue, some people are irrational or uninformed about their decisions though.
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I see a lot of talk about how the cheaper OC board is only 8x in SLI/Crossfire. I though that was a non issue with current card speeds?

It is a non-issue, some people are irrational or uninformed about their decisions though.

Agreed.
     
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Nothing can beat the Legendary X58-AUD9
     
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Nothing can beat the Legendary X58-AUD9

Except the UP7...

Look at the power phases man.
     
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Nothing can beat the Legendary X58-AUD9

I had a X58A-UD9 and I sold it to help fund the purxhase of my X58A-OC. The binned IOH on the UD9 was nice, but the buttons and features on the OC outweighed that.
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Except the UP7...

Look at the power phases man.
But in its time it was nothing less than a beast and bassplayer said the OC was in a league of its own
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I had a X58A-UD9 and I sold it to help fund the purchase of my X58A-OC. The binned IOH on the UD9 was nice, but the buttons and features on the OC outweighed that.


True
     
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Guys, would this board be suitable for those having 1 GPU only? Any other recommendation. Thanks.
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Guys, would this board be suitable for those having 1 GPU only? Any other recommendation. Thanks.

Any board with a PCI-E x16 slot is suitable for single GPU usage...
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