Overclock.net › Forums › Intel › Intel Motherboards › How Important Is a Expensive Motherboard for OC?
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

How Important Is a Expensive Motherboard for OC? - Page 2

post #11 of 12
Also keep in mind that a good BIOS is as important as a good board. As I've been finding out recently, it doesn't matter how good the board itself is if the company sucks at making a quality BIOS.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k (4.5ghz@1.336v) ASRock P67 Extreme4 SLI Gigabyte GTX470 (800c/1740m) G.Skill Ripjaws 2x4GB 1600 (@1866) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
G.Skill Phoenix Pro 60gb + WD Caviar Blue 320gb ASUS DVD-RW Venomous-X Windows 7 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
22" Acer x223w Blackwidow Ultimate Seasonic X650 CM Storm Scout 
MouseMouse Pad
Logitech G400 are you kidding? 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k (4.5ghz@1.336v) ASRock P67 Extreme4 SLI Gigabyte GTX470 (800c/1740m) G.Skill Ripjaws 2x4GB 1600 (@1866) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
G.Skill Phoenix Pro 60gb + WD Caviar Blue 320gb ASUS DVD-RW Venomous-X Windows 7 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
22" Acer x223w Blackwidow Ultimate Seasonic X650 CM Storm Scout 
MouseMouse Pad
Logitech G400 are you kidding? 
  hide details  
Reply
post #12 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by AyeYo View Post
Also keep in mind that a good BIOS is as important as a good board. As I've been finding out recently, it doesn't matter how good the board itself is if the company sucks at making a quality BIOS.
Very true!

Sounds like the same issues i'm having...

#$8^&!* Asus!
Purpleannex
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k Z68 Extreme4gen3 Gainward GTX 470 @ 740Mhz 8GB Mushkin Blackline LV (2x4GB) DDR3 1600MHz 9... 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
128GB Crucial M225 SSD 2 x 500gb 500GbB samsung 500GbB samsung Samsung SH-B083L 8x BD Combo 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows 7 64-bit LG W2486L LED 24" 1080p Antech True power new 750W FT-02 B-W 
  hide details  
Reply
Purpleannex
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k Z68 Extreme4gen3 Gainward GTX 470 @ 740Mhz 8GB Mushkin Blackline LV (2x4GB) DDR3 1600MHz 9... 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
128GB Crucial M225 SSD 2 x 500gb 500GbB samsung 500GbB samsung Samsung SH-B083L 8x BD Combo 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows 7 64-bit LG W2486L LED 24" 1080p Antech True power new 750W FT-02 B-W 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Intel Motherboards
Overclock.net › Forums › Intel › Intel Motherboards › How Important Is a Expensive Motherboard for OC?