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looks like im swapping chipsets..my love for gigabyte is going to make me get this. lol
 
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The slots on the OC are physically x16 in length, though the're only x16/x4/x8x/x4 in electrical connections. The OC Force is wired x16/x8/x16/x8.
The regular OC will be great for single GPU users. The OC Force would also work well for single GPU because it has the black PCI-E slot which bypasses the PLX chip, which can add some unneeded latencies. It's quite expensive for single GPU, though, and would probably make almost no difference compared to the Z87X-OC.

Thanks a lot for this.
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The slots on the OC are physically x16 in length, though the're only x16/x4/x8x/x4 in electrical connections. The OC Force is wired x16/x8/x16/x8.
The regular OC will be great for single GPU users. The OC Force would also work well for single GPU because it has the black PCI-E slot which bypasses the PLX chip, which can add some unneeded latencies. It's quite expensive for single GPU, though, and would probably make almost no difference compared to the Z87X-OC.

So may i ask which board will be cheaper? Younger brother Z87X-OC or Bigger brother Z87X-OC Force?
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So may i ask which board will be cheaper? Younger brother Z87X-OC or Bigger brother Z87X-OC Force?

It should be rather obvious...
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Force is more expensive.
 
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Do we know the price of X OC?
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Do we know the price of X OC?
Competitive :3
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Competitive :3

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No one knows. The people that do know can't say anything due to NDA.
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So that means we have to wait till 2nd of june to know the price of the motherboard?
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