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Originally Posted by z3r0_k00l75 View Post

#2. DO not get the Gigabyte 990fxa-ud3. They have been plagued with problems. Everything from throttling to boards warping. Don't believe me? Look at the last 20 pages from this thread. http://www.overclock.net/t/1023100/official-gigabyte-ga-990fxa-series-owners-thread-club/7010

i don't have any problems with my 990fxa ud3.
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post #12 of 15
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i don't have any problems with my 990fxa ud3.

I imagine there are alot of good ones floating around out there. I didn't mean not to buy one under any circumstances. I only wanted to point out that it has had alot of problems lately (hence the link to the 990fxa thread) and wanted to let the OP decide after being fully informed.
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All in all I'll have about $850 in it when I'm done.... based on comments it looks like my one regret will be the processor. I was just a sucker to get the cooling system (which contrary to what I'm hearing here, was supposed to be decent) and all for $179... oh well...
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thanks alot for the heads up on the Gigabyte.. I know they make good stuff but I don't think I can go wrong with the Sabertooth...
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thanks alot for the heads up on the Gigabyte.. I know they make good stuff but I don't think I can go wrong with the Sabertooth...
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