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post #11 of 41
That is one gi-friggin-normous uni-heatsink. No need for WC with this sucker I reckon.
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post #12 of 41
Whooo, I likes it a lot. Love my Formula right now and that things looks like a wet dream

The only thing I find odd is why they went with a chipset that only gives PCI-E of x16x8. Especially for a board thats gonna be high end (well it my terms). I can guess it means x16x16 doesn't offer enough of an improvement over x16x8.

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"Two CMOS chips are also installed on the Maximus II with a jumper that allows switching between them."
That sounds freaking sweet
 
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post #13 of 41
Whats with these "designer" boards? It's not like you can wear a motherboard. Once I finished putting my rig together I never saw it again...
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post #14 of 41
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Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
Whats with these "designer" boards? It's not like you can wear a motherboard. Once I finished putting my rig together I never saw it again...
Image sells, and I'm sold XD

And have you ever seen some of those fashion shows and what they wear? I'm pretty sure there's a motherboard dress out there somewheres.
 
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post #15 of 41
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Whats with these "designer" boards? It's not like you can wear a motherboard. Once I finished putting my rig together I never saw it again...
That's because you don't have a window in your case
post #16 of 41
wow i thought my evga 780i was good looking
   
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post #17 of 41
So what's the release date for this thing?
post #18 of 41
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Originally Posted by RussianGrimmReaper View Post
Can you put my Opty 160 in my Dell Latitude?
I can, not sure if it will work tough
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post #19 of 41
Looks like the mosfet coolers might get in the way of large heatsinks...
post #20 of 41
Wow. What a good looking board. I like the heatsink. It makes me feel that Rome gladiators are fighting over there. Good find. Marin.
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