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What is the best socket A motherboard on the market right now? ... I have looked at the reviews of my MSI K7N2 Delta2 and the board doesn't seem very promising so if it fries I will have to look at getting a new board.
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I think this is one of the best boards out.
ABIT NF7-S REV2.0 or the DFI nfII Ultra 400
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post #3 of 11
The an7 is a good board, its a hyped up version of the NF7-S REV2.0
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post #4 of 11
An7, best socket A motherboard that I've had, great overclocker.
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post #5 of 11
Don't bother with the rest the best board out there right now for socket A, is the SOYO kt-880 Dragon 2 i've fried sevral cpus on it never damaging the board beside melted socketry but surprisngly it still works the same way when i first got it i have a 3200+ barton in it now OCed to 2.6Ghz Stable, great board to go to has all the features you could want and get with a socket A motherboard. Great board. if your msi goes go straight for the soyo kt-880 Dragon 2 don't mind the chipset it's really good and reliable. And can take some heat.
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post #6 of 11
I prefer my ABIT AN7 over the two NF7-S v2.0.

It has good options in BIOS (just update it) and is eay to set up and performs very well.

Also had an ALBATRON KX18D PRO II and found it also a good motherboard.

cheers..and be happy not mad !
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post #7 of 11
Yes, the ABIT AN7 Is your best bet, Its basically a NF7-S V.2 But supports up to 3.1vdimm, instead of 2.9. Along with many more features.
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Could I get a link? Reps to you
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Could I get a link? Reps to you
http://www.abit-usa.com/products/mb/...es=1&model=158 if that helps...
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post #10 of 11
my personal favorite dfi lanparty nfII ultra-b. i've never used the an7, but they both sound great. plus the dfi package comes with a whole lot of extras. Don't mean to go against the grain, but i have this board and wouldn't trade it for anything else. I've heard some bad things about it support wise, but i've had mine for a year and havnen't had any problems with it.
Dfi's site
http://us.dfi.com.tw/Product/xx_prod...YPE=MB&SITE=NA
Newegg does'nt have it anymore though....
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