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Is my ECS really that bad?

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Is my ecs really that bad for overclocking...annnnd everything else??Does anybody have suggestions for a new mobo w/ddr 400, lga 775, pci-express, good oc ing board
    
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Its not the best for performance and overclocking.

Look into the asus p5wd2.
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Well, if your running it at 3.65 it cant be too bad..
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My ECS mobo OCs just fine from 2.8 to 3.2GHz. So I don't think you should have any problems.
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ECS are usually stable but usually the only overclocking option is FSB. No vcore and few vdimm make it a budget board.
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thats true..you cant do anything except the frequency of the fsb
    
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yup look into the asus p5wd2, its a great OCer!...
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post #8 of 10
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thats expensive for my budget plus id have to get new ram...but ill try i guess it looks great...can you use sli on it?
    
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post #9 of 10
You can run 2 PCI-e video cards, but not in full SLI, no. The latest BIOS allows for ATI Crossfire (not sure if it's in full mode, I doubt it, but I'm not an ATI guy).


I will second or 3rd, or whatever we are on for the P5WD2........in fact, I would recomend the E-Premium version which is about $25 more but uses the 975 chipset.
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not in my mobo i can only run 1 pci express card because i have 1 pci express 16, 2 x1s, and agp express, and pci slots just about everything lol
    
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