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I'm building a new system and plan on using an e8400 or a Q6600 (haven't decided yet). I want a board that will give a max OC as I'm gonna be on an extreme water setup. Can you guys recommend me a few options? No SLI boards please.
post #2 of 9
Heard great things about the DFI X48 T2R or the X38 for about 20 cheaper...

Being your familliar with the DFI BIOS Id say its the best
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Originally Posted by 10acjed View Post
Heard great things about the DFI X48 T2R or the X38 for about 20 cheaper...

Being your familliar with the DFI BIOS Id say its the best
Looks like a nice board, I'll definately look hard at that. Anyone have any other suggestions?
post #4 of 9
DFI LP Dark P35/X38 for E8400. DFI LP LT P35/X38 for Q6600.
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X48 DK for dual, X48 LT for quad
    
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yeah, as linskingdom said, the P35's are good chipsets if you dont want SLI
    
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The Gigiabyte GA-P35-DS3L is an excellent choice if you don't need and SLI board. Also, the ABIT IP35 Pro is good, but it cost more. I use the GA-P35-DS3L and it overclocks really well.
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im going to have to agree with the DFI boards put up thefre

most people are able to get 500+ fsb on teh DK boards p35 as well as the x38

i am also debating wich oen i want, te p35 or x38 DFI board to put an e8*00 into
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post #9 of 9
If you're looking for the highest OC on an E8400 look at the Asus Commando. Lots of guys there are WAY over 500 FSB. Try 620 FSB here with no mods on STOCK cooling.
http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...d.php?t=186162
Here's another 600+ FSB
http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...d.php?t=186316
There's several more there also, didn't want to take up too much space.
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