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The prices i found online are about the same for the 170 and for the 180.. i might as well add another 20 bux and buy a 180..
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what exactly did u mean with the ram and divider?
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300 dollars??????

Sell ur cpu, sell ur mobo, sell ur video card sell ur ram + ur already have 300 dollars

get AM2+ mobo, and AM2 cpu(cheap and still consider upgrade from what u have) and better graphics card (if u get 770 then it's only aroudn 100 bucks, which would leave u 200 bucks to spend on decent video card) and then get a pair of 2GB ram, then ur pretty much set, keep the rest of the money and wait for good phenoms to go cheaper

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Originally Posted by nickbunyun View Post
what exactly did u mean with the ram and divider?
Nick, I believe the BIOS in the Asus A8N-SLI displays just the different memory speeds ie. DDR 200, DDR 266, DDR 333, DDR 400 (that's if my memory serves me well). Try putting your memory at DDR 266 and see where that takes you. here is an excellent S939 guide that is very helpful:
http://icrontic.com/articles/a64_overclocking_theory

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