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Hi i just allmoust boght x48 but later i found good p45 mobo (i think)
so which one better pick, compering not just price but perfomance aswell because i want try get my q6600 near 3.8 ghz, so:

Asus P5Q3 Deluxe/WIFI-AP
http://www.scan.co.uk/Product.aspx?WebProductId=818506

or

Asus P5E3 Premium WiFi
http://www.scan.co.uk/Product.aspx?WebProductId=729912
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post #2 of 14
Well, since you have an Nvidia graphics card, go with the p45. x48 is really only for true crossfire.

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it will be new rig with two hd4870x2
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post #4 of 14
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so p45 fo CF not good
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post #5 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by aurimas1986 View Post
so p45 fo CF not good
for crossfire get an X38 or X48
    
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post #6 of 14
Well then you answered your own question. x48 is the logical choice.

Good decision on the X2s though I'm planning on getting a couple myself!

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post #7 of 14
What's wrong with P45, I thought it had 8x/8x.
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post #8 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by mrtn400 View Post
What's wrong with P45, I thought it had 8x/8x.
CF will run better at 16x,16x true banthwith of PCI-E
    
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post #9 of 14
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thanks, for help, but i got one moore question abaut x48

Asus P5Q3 Deluxe/WIFI-AP
http://www.scan.co.uk/Product.aspx?WebProductId=818506

or

Asus P5E64 WS Evolution
http://www.kikatek.com/product_info....source=froogle

can u give me answer for this pich because i tryed 2 days ago and nothink,
Edited by aurimas1986 - 7/6/08 at 2:06am
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post #10 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by aurimas1986 View Post
thanks, for help, but i got one moore question abaut x48

Asus P5Q3 Deluxe/WIFI-AP
http://www.scan.co.uk/Product.aspx?WebProductId=818506

or

Asus P5E64 WS Evolution
http://www.kikatek.com/product_info....source=froogle

can u give me answer for this pich because i tryed 2 days ago and nothink,
anyone would be good
    
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