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ASUS P5N-E SLI vs MSI P6N SLI-FI

Poll Results: better / faster buy

 
  • 83% (5)
    MSI P6N SLI-FI
  • 16% (1)
    ASUS P5N-E for +$20
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post #1 of 6
Thread Starter 
well basically which one is better? or are they the same?

I currently have the MSI P6n SLI-FI and i like MSI since they have never given me any problems what so ever.

im not trying to upgrade my system, im putting together a complete different system.

but the asus p5n-e sli is $20 more than the MSI
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post #2 of 6
msi p6n platinum has done me very well, but the best over clocker out there but i can push 3.7 pretty easily, very stable board, I recommend it.
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post #3 of 6
stay away from the P5N-e SLI with your quad. They don't mix well. (and I have had a very bad experience with my board. I am now trying to acquire my 3rd RMA from them)


ASUS +nvidia (intel CPUs) = FAIL!!!
ASUS = intel NB = WIN!
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post #4 of 6
This thought should not even cross your mind get the P6N
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Originally Posted by stumped View Post
stay away from the P5N-e SLI with your quad. They don't mix well. (and I have had a very bad experience with my board. I am now trying to acquire my 3rd RMA from them)


ASUS +nvidia (intel CPUs) = FAIL!!!
ASUS = intel NB = WIN!
LOL i've had this board and this quad for a while now. it's been serving me very long time.
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post #6 of 6
I can't comment on the MSI board but I can tell you that the Asus board can be picky with memory and doesn't deal well with quads. Other than that it's fine. I can't wait to drop an E2180 into it and see what happens.
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