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post #71 of 86
Looks dope to me but then again the same people saying it's ugly are probably guys that wear cardigans and capris thumb.gif
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post #72 of 86
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That's just terrible. If it was the best motherboard ever and someone gave it to me for free, I still wouldn't use it. Gold and black can look cool, but not on a motherboard and certainly not done like this.

oh really?
post #73 of 86
At least the expansion card slots aren't color coded by type any more, that bugged the hell out of me.
post #74 of 86
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oh really?

Yep. I'm petty like that. redface.gif
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post #75 of 86
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Looks dope to me but then again the same people saying it's ugly are probably guys that wear cardigans and capris thumb.gif
I totally agree with you! I love the color gold and black plus its not like you are going to look in to your case while gaming or browsing. thumb.gif
post #76 of 86
Not feeling the HSN Gold Tone motherboard.
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post #77 of 86
Isn't black/gold already Asrocks thing? They've done it much better, this new Asus board has a bit too much gold imo
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post #78 of 86
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Not feeling the HSN Gold Tone motherboard.

Aha! That may be the best description of this color gold, I couldn't think of a term to describe it's tackiness that at the same time conveyed a failed attempt to use it to imply quality. Well done Sir!
post #79 of 86
Gold accenting is NOT new, ASRock has been doing it for awhile now.

Except that it is much less gaudy and has the odd silver strike and mesh here and there which looks boss.
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So ASUS believes changing their associated and well-received color scheme to something gaudy is innovative and just needed to be oddball different to freshen up their lineup? Sigh. Well, at least they can rest easy knowing they likely wont get those motherboards put into any of the builds I do for myself or others. wink.gif
    
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