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Great choise

BTW the 680i is about the only chipset with enough pcie lanes for a full 16x sli + pcie 1x

The 650i has less pcie lanes and (correct me if wrong) is'nt designed for a 1333 FSB
Ah, Gotcha!

Leg - I can get this 680i for £130 or the P5B for £120
    
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Great choise

BTW the 680i is about the only chipset with enough pcie lanes for a full 16x sli + pcie 1x

The 650i has less pcie lanes and (correct me if wrong) is'nt designed for a 1333 FSB

650i does support 1333 fsb
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post #13 of 17
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650i does support 1333 fsb
I May know nothing about the chipsets, but I do know that is true - The 650i chipsets do support 1333fsb.

Man I need to learn more about intel......all Ive know for the past 6 years is HTT and AMD
    
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Get used to Intel... AMD looks like they're going no-where for a good long time. /bitterness over the First of a probable long series of delays.
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Get used to Intel... AMD looks like they're going no-where for a good long time. /bitterness over the First of a probable long series of delays.
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^ yea the only thing looking good over at AMD are the 12xx Opterons... but still no clue how they OC (I love brissy but haet all the lame AM2 tech)
    
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Thanks for all the help guys, I ordered a Asus P5N32-e SLI from scan.co.uk today - Will be here on Tuesday

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