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Ok guys what is a good Mobo and ram for the i3? both in the 200 dollar range
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post #2 of 11
200 each or 200 total, and atx or matx?
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post #3 of 11
mobo
Asrock P55 Extreme Mother board
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-172-_-Product
    
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post #4 of 11
If you're going for an i3 then an Asrock H55M Pro is a decent mobo, that or the gigabyte H55M-UD2.
Corsair XMS3 1600MHz ram is pretty good and not too expensive, G skill is a bit better but more expensive.
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post #5 of 11
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Originally Posted by maxhudson View Post
200 each or 200 total, and atx or matx?
around 200 for each one. i would like atx as i have matx atm
Edited by BEEFKING69 - 6/10/10 at 8:48am
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post #7 of 11
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I like the looks of the Maximus III. It will work with the i3 right? and i really only need 4 GB dual channel. triple wont work with the i3 will it?
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post #8 of 11
actually i realized it wouldnt work just a second ago.

heres one that will: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131624

and heres some dual chanel ram:

get two sets of these: http://www.newegg.com/P roduct/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231277
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post #9 of 11
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since i have a msi hawk i should be able to use the i3 since i wont be using the IGP right? This is what ram the link was sposed to go to right http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231277
Edited by BEEFKING69 - 6/10/10 at 10:06am
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post #10 of 11
of course
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