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post #21 of 47
Can I haz the G1 5 now?
post #22 of 47
These boards would look perfect if not for the ULTRA DURABLE and GIGABYTE plastered to the heat sinks. The boards are sexy, but the branding is awful.
    
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post #23 of 47
both the branding and the boards are ugly
post #24 of 47
You must be blind, dense or dumb.
post #25 of 47
Those boards are so freakin sexy!
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post #26 of 47
Best motherboard so far:thumb:
post #27 of 47
Another awesome quality range from Gigabyte in the new platform and im sure they'll clock just as good as they look
post #28 of 47
So far Gigabyte has produced the best looking boards for the Z87 series, I really like the OC Force and the G1 Sniper. Do these boards support Fast Boot where it boots almost instantly into Windows with an SSD?
    
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Originally Posted by Chrono Detector View Post

So far Gigabyte has produced the best looking boards for the Z87 series, I really like the OC Force and the G1 Sniper. Do these boards support Fast Boot where it boots almost instantly into Windows with an SSD?

There's a fast boot option in the BIOS according to the pdf manuals of the ud3h/ud5h/g1 sniper/oc + force Id expect most of them to going from that.
post #30 of 47
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Originally Posted by Sin0822 View Post

The G1.Sniper 5 is 16 phases the SNiper M5 is 8 phases...

All boards above UD3H/OC/M5 are all 16 phases, most everything under is 8, unless its a very low end model.
Hey no I can say I guess, the barb i think OD is 1/2 or maybe slightly less I need to re measure. And yes the water cooling and fans are all just for looks, they are just cosmetic.

Love the board but so pointless even including such a restrictive feature. Just put a G1/4 thread on it and let the user decide what fittings or barbs they want to use. Stupid short sighted implementation just like the ASUS formula with similar cooling.
    
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