Originally Posted by jaded
Doesnt matter, they all overclock the same, with these chipsets its alllll based on the chip, no longer based on the board. get any board you want, just make sure it has the features/percs you need. on my 775 chipset i had the ep45-ud3p, on this i7 build I went ud3r just because its cheaper and the overclocking is based on the chip, not the board, so find the cheapest board you can find thats a decent brand name with decent features.
not entirely true. Upto 3.8-3.9 Ghz, may be a valid statement but beyond that, you need good PWM to get stable. You need a good mobo beyond 4Ghz for sure. Evga x58 SLI, Asus P6T V2, Giga Extreme are good boards, have them all. evga is my favorite for overclocking.