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post #1581 of 3689
Having already one² of the worlds most expensive hobbies lol, getting into this one just makes life more interesting....god lol.

And ah, if NewEgg is correcting it, guess I'll wait and see, either way was gonna wait before doing so. By that time I'll have my caselabs, my WC kit ready to go, and any last minute details. THough I'm sure more will come up once I start my build log anyways. Midterms is this week anyways so haven't been able to give much attention on things, I'll probably draw a few OCN mascots sometime next week. Have a few people on here in mind that would be fun to draw biggrin.gif


² one of many that exist though within the top 20 I'd say..
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post #1582 of 3689
NCIX is now saying ETA is November 5th! This is on the website in RED.
The shipments will arrive in California where Newegg could also receive a shipment at that time.

Not sure what to believe now.
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I think @ this point they are trolling newegg. Straight up... I know they literally share a commercial park @ one of the US shipping locations sooo... (newegg/ncix)


Even if the board arrive's on the 5th according to the rep's they have to wait for permissions from asus to ship the units out. Nov 5th would only be the date of receival. Either way, I guess it's safe to assume we won't be waiting until December.

I wish supremefx had a 1/4 headphone jack.
Edited by skupples - 11/2/13 at 5:59am
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post #1584 of 3689
In our hands soon. smile.gif
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So those that do what I do have time to test the board, make sure that any issues might be covered, and that if needed BIOS updates can be done
C'mon, I'm hardcore overclocker BIOS editing isn't uncommon for me. In fact I'm so hardcore I consider these who don't use BIOS and use overclocking tools as idiots (LN2 excluded, wasting LN2 by doing it properly is bad idea, it would be less minutes of fun). Raja said some overclockers also loathe thermal armor, and that's me as well.

I expect to reflash BIOS at least three times until we would get stable one. BTW it ships with BIOS 403, if you have older version go reflashing. Also it has PCB revision 1.02.
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so your first experience is everything it should be.
I had dentist visit and my experience might be: I miss these money for heatsink... and would need to wait at least 14 days more.
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youtube videos need to be recorded
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nCEEqLqkM40
They were recorded already and posted on 21 October.
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Not likely. If Raja gave a date of the 15th,
Actually that was an estimation, he thought it takes about that long to get MB from Chinese lines to shops.
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This board is a big product for ASUS, and they are taking it pretty seriously that I can tell, and that's why everything is this big coordinated event around the globe. Big things take time.
Well, then lets see if you can find these two problems I found already. I might be more sensitive, because PC compensates some of my disability problems, thus PC is for me the same as wheelchair for paraplegic, however when you look and test this board properly they should be obvious.

It might be also worthy to put the board under thermal camera, just to verify things.
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Why are you canceling your NCIX order?
Because he's baka.
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REVIEWER NDA.
Dave broke his NDA already. Look at that photo of his paper figurines.
post #1586 of 3689
I like it, now do I get red ram heatsinks or blue ones?
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I wish supremefx had a 1/4 headphone jack.

As much as you are spending on your build, are you really going to be using onboard audio ? tongue.gif
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As much as you are spending on your build, are you really going to be using onboard audio ? tongue.gif

The onboard audio on this board is equal to a soundcard. IMO it is a suitable replacement for a sound card. If you want more, then just get an external dac and amp, it is going to give better audio fidelity than any soundcard.
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^this. You can even run the pure signal to any decent receiver and let it decode.
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I was thinking of using the on-board sound, and not installing my sound card. But I don't understand the whole PCIe 3.0 lane allocation thing. RIVE and the BE advertises...

PCI Express 3.0 x16: 4 x PCIe3.0 x16 slots, support x16; x16/x16; x16/x8/x16 and x16/x8/x8/x8

I have 3x gtx780 planning on x16/x8/x16. If I add my sound card on the last PCIe slot, then my tri-sli 780's would be at x16/x8/x8. The members on the EVGA X79 motherboard forums say that x16/x8/x16 = x8/x8/x8 since it will use the lowest lane allocation bandwidth... which is why the EVGA X79 Dark and other X79 EVGA boards supports x16; x16/x16; x8/x8/x8 and x8/x8/x8/x8. If it doesn't matter... then I might use my dedicated soundcard... but I'm going to try the onboard sound first before deciding.
    
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