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DFI nForce 590 SLI vs. EVGA nForce 590 SLI

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DFI nForce 590 SLI vs. EVGA nForce 590 SLI


It's down to these two bad boys! HELP me decide which one to get!

Pro's/Con's? Experience? Ownership? Facts? Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
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post #2 of 34
Get the DFI. More options than you can shake a stick at.
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The DFI is harder to work with but has MUCH more potential.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Ihatethedukes View Post
The DFI is harder to work with but has MUCH more potential.
Yep, DFI boards are made more for hard core tweakers, you need to do your homework and know what you're doing to get the best out of them. If you're into it though, DFI boards have insane potential.

On the other hand, the eVGA boards have a strong following as well. It is a matter of how much you want to tweak.
 
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DFI handsdown
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DFI

According to a member (when I was going to buy it ) he said most am2 record overcloks were on the DFI


DFI FTW
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post #7 of 34
Shifty got his brisbane to 3.2GHz on the almighty DFI.

My PSU and RAM is giving me trouble with my overclock right now but that board will definitely do over 320FSB.

And it's freakin' sexy. I love mine more than my family. I'm not kidding. Just make sure you get the new BIOS.
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DFI without a doubt!
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Do you guys think my Cooler Master GeminII will fit the DFI 590 SLI??

Since the socket is horizontal and not vertical?
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Probably. I'm not sure though. Does it use clips on the original retention bracket or do you take the retention bracket off?
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