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Will i need to flash the BIOS from day one with this board? if so, what BIOS should i use?
    
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post #12 of 29
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strange - http://www.frostytech.com/articlevie...id=2198&page=5

they say that the Zalman is better than the Tuniq
    
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their are reviews saying many odd things about hsf's i would suggest you take the advice of the general OCN public.
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post #14 of 29
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what about the BIOS question mate?
    
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i wouldnt no youll have to ask some1 else sorry
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post #16 of 29
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Originally Posted by Barkers101 View Post
Will i need to flash the BIOS from day one with this board? if so, what BIOS should i use?
In my opinion, it's always a good idea to flash the BIOS to the most recent version.
    
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post #17 of 29
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Most recent Asus version? i thought if you flashed to the wrong version for the board it could **** up.
    
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post #18 of 29
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Originally Posted by kaivorth View Post
I agree with Chozart, except on the CPU cooler. I don't like either that Zalman or the Tuniq Tower. Go with a OCZ Vendetta 2 cooler. I'm sure there cheaper, and are currently one of the best out there.
http://www.buy.com/retail/product.as...27&dcaid=17902

I have to agree with the OCZ vendetta 2
    
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post #19 of 29
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no help here with the Bios question?
    
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post in the intel mobo area of the forums
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