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does this motherboard support DDR2? Or is it only DDR3? Also, i believe it comes out around september. Is this about right? Last thing, do the penryn processors come out this year? AND is it SLI capable?
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Well cant officially say what it supports abnd what it doesnt as it isnt out yet so I really know about as much as you if you used google.

It has been rumored to support sli maybe, it does support crossfire.
It supports ddr3 and I think there may be a couple of boards with ddr2 and ddr3 slots, I am not sure about ddr2 whether or not it will have boards with just ddr2.

Not sure about the penryn but sounds about right.
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I dont think the chipset matters for DDR2/DDR3 compatibility...aren't they both 240-pin?
    
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I dont think the chipset matters for DDR2/DDR3 compatibility...aren't they both 240-pin?
They are arranged differently though, you cant put a ddr2 into a ddr3 slot and vice versa.
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They are arranged differently though, you cant put a ddr2 into a ddr3 slot and vice versa.
rly?
    
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rly?
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