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$120 bux... major overclocker, single GPU... which board?

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I got 120 to buy a board.... i am a big time OC'r who has been outta the game for a while.

I am gogn to use either the core 2 quad 6600 or the 8400./

I need a board.

DDR3 isnt that big of a deal.
post #2 of 28
120 bucks wont get you a ddr3 board, i say the hmm... umm the blood iron, and the ds3r
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XFX nForce 680i

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...553&CatId=2014

Best bang for the buck, I've heard. There's a video review on it as well.

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Get the gigabyte P35 DS3L. It is the best budget ocing board out there.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813128337

Good price for a great board
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like i said. i dont NEED DDR3
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ds3r is a dream to oc with imo
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XFX nForce 680i

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...553&CatId=2014

Best bang for the buck, I've heard. There's a video review on it as well.

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i wouldnt want to combine this board with a quad thou. ull be lucky to get past 3.0ghz
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i wouldnt want to combine this board with a quad thou. ull be lucky to get past 3.0ghz
Yeah forgot to add that. That board assuming you choose the E8400.

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post #9 of 28
You can get the board in my sig rig for $129.99 on newegg.
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DS3L is a great choice
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