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post #11 of 16
The P5B Dlx also has better RAID options Especially if you want more than 3 drives in the array.
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RAID is good--I don't even look at mobos without RAID.
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RAID is good--I don't even look at mobos without RAID.
Psh. Onboard raid is for sissies. Find yourself a 12 dollar card and stop discriminating.
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RAID is good--I don't even look at mobos without RAID.
Almost all motherboard's have RAID, just people whine when it isn't Intel's RAID controller. (Jmicron is the other)
    
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I think the other difference is that the 975 has 2 IDE controllers where the 965 only has one for opticals and hard drives. Basically, if you have older IDE drives you wont be able to use them.
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Can you still have good crossfire on p5b or do you need p5w.

And can Crossfire happen on an SLi board..lol just wondering..prob not
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