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What motherboard should I get?

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Looking to do crossfire, with 4870 or 4870 x2. Possibly SLI with 8800gt. Looking to spend $140. Using s775. Want to overclock to 3.00ghz with e6300
Edited by kaivorth - 6/6/08 at 2:36pm
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Asus Rampage Formula or DFI LANPARTY DK X38

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136045
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For SLI @ that price, get this:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131232
For Crossfire,
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136039
The DFI board will be better @ OC'ing, but no SLI
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I dont like the 750i chipset mentioned above, for no reason. I like both of those DFI boards. Rep+ to both so far, anymore suggestions?
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get either a evga 780i $260- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...pk=780i%2bevga
or the NEW(came out today) p45 from asus $210- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...131297&Tpk=p45
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The p45 is interesting...I may wait for more of those to come out, or grab a DFI board if those go down in price, any thoughts? Does anyone thing dual 4870 x2's is worth it? or just a single 4870 x2?
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post #7 of 8
dual 4870 x2's
a single 4870 is going to be more powerful then a 9800gtx soposedly so considering the scale rates of crossfire compared to sli a single 4870 x2 should be similar to triple sli'd 9800gtx's or 2 9800gtx x2's so i think your not going to need that upgrade for a good while ^_^
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Ok i agree wit ya there more rep
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