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What are all the differences with these boards? And which would be the best for every thing.. ocing

DK x48
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136047

LT x48
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136046
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The DK FTW man its one of the best motherboards (it actually is the best) for oc Quad cores plus its cheaper
    
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Dark is the more budget line, but they are amazing OCers, and totally, 100% worth every single penny you spend on them. Plus, IMHO, they look cooler. The LTs usually have a couple bonuses, like extra SATA ports, extra USB ports, etc. The DK really is the best bang for the buck DFI board by a long shot, and probably the best overall Bang for Buck mobo, though you could argue some of Gigabyte's boards, too.
    
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The LT has more features and should be better at getting stable oc's for a quad. The DK is still a great board and can oc a quad just as well.
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i have a Gigabyte x48 DQ6 But it takes so many damn volts to OC. and gets way to hot. and i think the GIGA bios is horribly designed.

so you guys think the DFI board will be alot better then what i have now in my sig.?
    
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i have a Gigabyte x48 DQ6 But it takes so many damn volts to OC. and gets way to hot. and i think the GIGA bios is horribly designed.

so you guys think the DFI board will be alot better then what i have now in my sig.?
dude your board is awesome there is nothing wrong with it, it's 110% perfect
    
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dude your board is awesome there is nothing wrong with it, it's 110% perfect
you dont think ill be happier with DFI? it takes so many volts to Oc the q6600 to 3.0. when i had a ASus P5k Deluxe i Oc'd it to 3.79 volts 1.40 Perfectly stable. and i cant even get that on this GIGA board with 1.45 volts.
    
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you dont think ill be happier with DFI? it takes so many volts to Oc the q6600 to 3.0. when i had a ASus P5k Deluxe i Oc'd it to 3.79 volts 1.40 Perfectly stable. and i cant even get that on this GIGA board with 1.45 volts.
you can try more power to you
    
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i think the orange one looks better and that is where i am basing my opinion. its also cheaper. but i heard the DFI are a PIA to work with since they have so many options. but i guess the rampage bios i am using now does too .
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