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ASUS M2R32-MVP http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131095
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msi k9a platinum http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130057

both will go to 400 fsb both 16x 16x
i thinking that the asus board has more bios features and i am going for 3 ghz or as close as i can get with a 3600x2
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The K9A Platinum hands down, it's one of the best AM2 motherboards on the planet, great overclocker. I'm kicking myself for getting the K9N instead.

The ASUS isn't quite as nice a board and alot of aftermarket cooling wont work on it due to the socket being 90 degree's off
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form what i ve read unless the bois has been updated 1.4 max vcore and 5x and 3x ht link
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form what i ve read unless the bois has been updated 1.4 max vcore and 5x and 3x ht link
Not sure about that, I know my motherboard could only do 1.4v too until I did a BIOS update, I can do 1.6v core now.
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What kind of cooling are you planning on using, maybe it'll fit on the ASUS

I bet a Freezer64 Pro Or Zalman 9500 AM2 would fit on it at least
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ok hopeful ill be able to do that too. 3x ht link multi should do only hope i can get to ~325 fsb
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i would like to stay with my blue orb ii
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I also recommend the MSI K9A. But even better is the DFI Infinity CFX3200.
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