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a kentsfeild(6x00) is a 65nm a yorkfeild is a 45nm(the new quads or 9xx0 quads). and a q6600 will run fine if you have a 680i
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the 680i will run a Q6600 fine i had mine running at 4125mhz 24/7 for months on a 680i and still have a q6600/680i rig running at 3.8 as a backup rig
    
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the 680i cant run the 45nm quads
I know. Is he gonna be running a 45nm quad?

Looks to me hes using a Q6600?

Regardless Id pick a 680i. Screw mid end
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Just thought i would add in that the 45nm's run cooler.
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I know. Is he gonna be running a 45nm quad?

Looks to me hes using a Q6600?

Regardless Id pick a 680i. Screw mid end
ya and did you read my post before that....


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if your going to get a 45nm quad get the 750i or your not get the 680i
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So all of your guys are fine with your 680i's? Is there a specific model that works and one that does not? (like the diff rev levels on the striker) I have had several customers have problems with this board and they do not OC at all(total of 8 rma's for 3 customers). My co-worker OC's and he has rma'd his mobo 4 times. This is the main reason I tried to shoo him away from the eVGA 680i...

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A1/T1 works with quads AR/TR doesnt work with quads
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Dont get the asus p5n32-e sli if you plan to oc a quad!
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So all of your guys are fine with your 680i's? Is there a specific model that works and one that does not? (like the diff rev levels on the striker) I have had several customers have problems with this board and they do not OC at all(total of 8 rma's for 3 customers). My co-worker OC's and he has rma'd his mobo 4 times. This is the main reason I tried to shoo him away from the 680i...

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asus sucks hard when it comes to the 680i's EVGA nf68-A1 or T1 is the board to get
    
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If you plan on using RAID, I'd recommend 680i since there hasn't been any problems with it unlike the 750i they've an issue with RAID for awhile now and I'm not sure they fixed it yet.
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