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thinking about buying an i7 920 are there any batches i should look out for?
in on lga775 so dont really have a clue with whats what with i7's

could you recommend me a good board want to clock cpu to 4ghz does not need to be a sli board (good but not to high priced)

also ram for board 3 x 2gb

thanks for your help


sorry just realise this is in amd section lol
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Gigabyte is definitely a solid X58 platform. The Gigabyte X58A-UD3R has robust features including SATA 6GB and USB3 connections. The price is just over $200 which pretty much will be spent on a decent X58 board. For the RAM you can go with either G.Skill or OCZ. The OCZ Platinum kits can get great timings as well as the G.Skill and aren't too expensive.

Just an FYI though, you posted in the AMD section
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can i get this moved?
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Would need to have a mod move it. I just PM'd one to see if it can be moved.
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Moved !
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Moved !
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