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Why no NVidia 680i chips?

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So my mobo is great, no complaints. But what about the 680 series? I mean isn't it better than mu current 590 chipset? And if so, why the heck isn't it much more common on AMD mobos?

I'm just askin' for someone to take me to school!!
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680i is an intel-only chipset, and 680a (the AMD version) is used in dual-socket L motherboards for FX 4x4 setups.
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Well then. Thanks a lot!!
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680i will support intels next series of chips. penryn
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Originally Posted by mth91 View Post
680i will support intels next series of chips. penryn
I'm not sure if 680i will support Penryn, but it will support the 1333 FSB Conroes coming out at the end of the month.
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idk if it's on the full scale market yet but it will come out as the next big Nforce chipset
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