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Just as it says, whats the difference between the DFI NF$ SLI- and the DFI NF4 SLI-DR??

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136158

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136157

Besides 5 bucks???
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Look carefully at the harddrive conector specs .
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thanks....am upgeading my dfi ultra d to one of these, and i toatlly over looked that
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No problem, dfi sure makes sweet boards....
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Isn't it true you can't overclock well on the 3114 SATA controller?
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One supports SATA 1 and the other has SATA1 and SATA2
    
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I love them...this is my 3rd...was thinking about modding this ultra d, then decided to just get a new one that has the bridge and all...am running at 2915 mem at 291fsb
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Isn't it true you can't overclock well on the 3114 SATA controller?
The NF SATA OCs fine with no ill effects.
    
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Yea, I am using the sata on my ultra-d and it ocs great I like i said am running 2915 291fsb, and temps are 32 idle 43load...just cant get it stable over that...prime or pi
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post #10 of 10
The NF4 $li chipset features an onboard sata 3Gb/s /RAID controller and is the featuered chipset on both boards. The sli-dr also has a silicon image 3114 controller on the board, which provides sata 150 and RAIDs 0, 1, 0+1 and 5.

The nf4 natively locks the SATA bus speed, and I have heard people say that the sil 3114 doesn't... that's why it would effect an overclock.
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