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Hey guys,

Right now I'm running a:

AMD Phenom X6 1090T OC @ 4.2 GHZ
Corsair H80i (load temps are ~42 degrees for my cores so I'm happy!)
Asus Crosshair IV Formula
16 Gb of 1600 mhz Ram
7850 2gb x 2 Crossfire (Both overclocked to 1050 mhz core, 1400 mhz memory)
M500 SSD + 2x 1Tb Seagate Barracudas on the way for raid 0
OCZ 600 watt PSU (replacement on the way, somewhat underpowered but I haven't experienced any instability yet)
Zalman Z11 HF case with 140mm fans all around (so I have decent cooling)


My problem is that I want to upgrade to a i5-4670K -- I've found it on amazon for ~$230, but I am unable to find a good motherboard that meets my needs and budget.
All I need is something that supports crossfire, is decent at overclocking (hoping to get at least 4.0ghz out of the chip), and around the $100 mark.

Currently I am considering this board:
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00CU4L4M2/ref=wl_it_dp_o_pC_nS_ttl?_encoding=UTF8&colid=1KLVBHJZI6PYS&coliid=I2APORR6JWZWUR
It's $130 USD with free shipping.

Is there anything else I should be looking at, at this price point? I realize this motherboard is an older model.
Also, what is a fair price to ask for an Asus Crosshair IV Formula + Phenom 1090T?


Coles notes:
- Need new motherboard that supports Haswell i5.
- $100-$150 price range,
- Crossfire support,
- and decent for overclocking.
- Currently considering the Gigabyte GA-Z87-D3HP

Thank you overclock.net!
    
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Opty 165 CCBWE 0551UPMW MSI K8N NEO4 Platinum/SLI x1900 (545/828) 2GB (2 x 1GB) Corsair 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
250/160 gig WD/320 gig seagate 'cuda perp. write Pioneer DVD burner (Dual Layer) XP sp.2 / vista dual boot Samsung 19" 931BW LCD. 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Saitek Eclipse 2 Antec True 550watt 36 amp Chenming 901B (Black) Logitech MX518 
Mouse Pad
ain no thing but a chikkin wing 
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