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As far as OCing goes, it's biostar for easier DFI for higher.
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As far as OCing goes, it's biostar for easier DFI for higher.
Is this applicable to the rest of the DFI and Biostar boards? I need an OC board with SLI.
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For the most part, yes. DFI has a steeper learning curve and complexity over essentially all of the equivalent Biostars (generally speaking) but they have a higher potential in exchange for that complexity. Once you have a DFI and get used to it, it's very hard to go back to 'normal' boards. When you don't have options available to you, that you used the BIOS feel claustrophobic. But until you're at that point they can be daunting, at times.

Just do your research before leaping in and you'll be alright.
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I had one Biostar that wasn't too good...

I had one DFi and it had plenty of OCing features and could reach high FSBs
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My Tforce 550 SE can do 370 FSB. My chip can do 3.1. Really good combo. The Biostar bios are pretty easy to get down. The DFI are WAY more advanced. So if you have the experience go DFI, if you want easy 3Ghz capable without having to learn too much go Biostar.
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DFI. The bios is harder to learn...but you will learn, and then you will love it.
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DFI. The bios is harder to learn...but you will learn, and then you will love it.
may i ask how you got your venice up to 3GHz?
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273 x 11 @ 1.6v.
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post #20 of 26
Biostar. I replaced a DFI Infinity board I had prior to my current Biostar because it failed within the first two months. Huge piece of crap, as far as I'm concerned.
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