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post #1 of 22
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I would like to get a board that support SLI, has DDR2 capabilities (not DDR3) and good overclocker. What do you guys recommend 750i, 780i etc. Don't really need tri-sli i really just want dual but don't really care either way.
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post #2 of 22
I vote EVGA 750i FTW.
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Ever think of MSI P7N Diamond to try something new? xD
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Originally Posted by Bloodfire View Post
Ever think of MSI P7N Diamond to try something new? xD
I have heard nothing but bad from MSI motherboards.

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Originally Posted by RussianGrimmReaper View Post
I vote EVGA 750i FTW.
Yeah that seems to be the best performance/price. From what i'm looking at now.
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Whats the difference between the 750i and the 750i FTW?
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I have a 750i FTW and I am very satisfied. The FTW has 100% solid state capacitors for better overclocking.
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post #7 of 22
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Originally Posted by Diesel Phreak View Post
Whats the difference between the 750i and the 750i FTW?
Better Bios better cooling i think
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post #8 of 22
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Better Bios better cooling i think
So then i assume the FTW would be worth the extra money?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Diesel Phreak View Post
Whats the difference between the 750i and the 750i FTW?
It's completely solid state. Foxconn modified the reference board for eVGA so it performs better than the normal one.
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post #10 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by Marin View Post
It's completely solid state. Foxconn modified the reference board for eVGA so it performs better than the normal one.
No..... EVGA motherboard engineers (acquired from Epox) submitted the enhanced mobo design to Foxconn for production.
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