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What brand is the most stable motherboard for someone who does not want to overclock/tweek there computer? I was thinking Intel.
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Originally Posted by SoaDMTGguy
What brand is the most stable motherboard for someone who does not want to overclock/tweek there computer? I was thinking Intel.
Too general, you gotta mention Socket type because it varies. If it's an Intel cpu, I'd say Asus.
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Intel, yea asus. DFI is great for all the stuff you dont want though.
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Originally Posted by sccr64472
Too general, you gotta mention Socket type because it varies. If it's an Intel cpu, I'd say Asus.
Sorry, s775, new chipsets, etc.

Also, the reason I said Intel is because I know a lot of people who build custom comptuers but dont overclock buy Intel motherboards.
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True, intel makes a very reliable Chipset/mobo, but the price may not always be "kind to your wallet"
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Yeah, Intel or Asus boards are gonna be the best bet for non overclocking, just a cheap-o 50 or 60 dollar board is all you need really.
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Asus!
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Honestly the only reason I dont like asus is cause of my old mobo lol, i couldnt overclock my old system XD, but that board was rock solid stable.
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Originally Posted by SoaDMTGguy
Sorry, s775, new chipsets, etc.

Also, the reason I said Intel is because I know a lot of people who build custom comptuers but dont overclock buy Intel motherboards.
You mean that most of intel mobos cant be overclocked?, Well i cant
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You mean that most of intel mobos cant be overclocked?, Well i cant
Intel locks the BIOS settings for overclock the same way PC manufacturers like Dell and HP do.
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