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Is this a good OCing board?

EPoX EP-9NPA7I Socket 939

Might be an alternative build for me if I don't have money to go Conroe and/or my parents don't OK my Conroe build

And yes, I did look at the OCable MoBo list, but I couldn't see the correct name for this board there.

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Hmm... anyone have enlightenment for me?
    
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im sellin my old mobo Asus A8N32-SLI Deluxe its a good overclocker, had my opty at 2.7ghz (300 x 9) on stock hs

had it at 2.8 but the temps were bad w/ the stock hs

my old mobo

im sellin for 110$ shipped
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I'm kinda looking for a relatively cheap board to get me far enough to college (about 4 years) then when I'm in college, I'll get a notebook... but for now I just need something cheap that will last me for ~4 years w/o the best of stuff... and to get me sorry but off this comp so I can have my own
    
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im sellin my old mobo Asus A8N32-SLI Deluxe its a good overclocker, had my opty at 2.7ghz (300 x 9) on stock hs

had it at 2.8 but the temps were bad w/ the stock hs

my old mobo

im sellin for 110$ shipped
You don't have enough reps for that

The Epox board should work fine, I'm not gonna say its a bad board. But I don't think many people here have that board.

The Biostar T-Force Micro-ATX board overclocks quite well. (~ $70)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813138264

Also, my old Abit KN8 Ultra was great too (~ $75)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813127222

Heres a popular one; ASUS A8N-E (~$75)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131530
    
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Originally Posted by Fatal05 View Post
You don't have enough reps for that

The Epox board should work fine, I'm not gonna say its a bad board. But I don't think many people here have that board.

The Biostar T-Force Micro-ATX board overclocks quite well. (~ $70)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813138264

Also, my old Abit KN8 Ultra was great too (~ $75)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813127222

Heres a popular one; ASUS A8N-E (~$75)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131530
Ill check into the Asus and Biostar some more... thanks for the help, I know I'll be back for you guys to look it over... Never went AMD or ATI before, so Ill give something new a try (trying new food not my thing).
    
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136165

Good overclocking board especially for $60. Don't listen to the reviewers on Newegg as they are morons. Read some reviews on the board from review websites.
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The Biostar Board is a great board....but you get what you pay for. If you want something that will last 4 years AND want to OC with it, you may want to shell out a little more money and get something with more quality.
    
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The Biostar Board is a great board....but you get what you pay for. If you want something that will last 4 years AND want to OC with it, you may want to shell out a little more money and get something with more quality.
It won't be used for major OCing, just enough to get me the grasp of the techniques.

I don't expect too much out of it at first
    
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Lol, someone has already linked to it but thought I'd back them up - the RDX200CF-DR is a great board, long as you get revision A03 or later, and its an excellent overclocker
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