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My significant other's machine is a 3.0 Prescott that runs stable at 3.6 on a ECS 865pea mobo.Uptime is close to a year now.Btw that's air cooled.$61.00 U.S.
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Originally Posted by Jonnyblaze1991
Ive noticed that they have cheap products, but are they worth it?
I've used a handful of their boards before. I'm actually on one right now as a matter of fact. The only upside IMO is the low price. Aside from that I really cant stand these boards. They're stripped down to almost nothing and hardly have any OC potential. In other words, you get what you pay for
    
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When i worked in a retail shop ECS boards were being brought in constantly. Not just for one reason but for many.Personally i would not touch one with a barge board . The shop used to offer ECS board as a cheaper alternative to ASUS on low end systems and belive me they couldnt get much lower STAY AWAY FROM ECS
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