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Hi all,

What is the best (non SLI), motherboard to use for OCing in conjunction with a Q6700 to date?
    
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dfi dk x48 or p35
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X38/X48 but I mainly go for P35 board mine can go for 650FSB
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dfi dk x48 or p35
Is it this one?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136047
    
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that's 1 of 'em
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that's 1 of 'em
Can you post links to what you would recomend?
    
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136043

open box though:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...2E16813136047R

and the one u posted.

the x38 x48 comes with a nicer looking n/b cooler than the p35.
Edited by roningai - 6/14/08 at 2:50am
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136043

open box though:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...2E16813136047R

and the one u posted.

the x38 x48 comes with a nicer looking n/b cooler than the p35.
Thanks, do you think that I will have better results with one of these compared to the Asus P5K Premium that I have?
    
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Thanks, do you think that I will have better results with one of these compared to the Asus P5K Premium that I have?
w/o a doubt. when i bought my quad, i got a p5k as well but after reading more about it, a p5 can't OC a quad past a certain point. i returned my p5 and bought the dfi. i'm very happy although it's kind of a task to OC w/ a dfi board it's not hard there's more stuff in the bios for crazy tweaking.
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asus maximus extreme i was able to boot at 4ghz but not into windows on my other q6600 i also was able to run 475 x 8 for 3800mhz. all on a q6600
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