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Does anyone have experance with this board? And if so, what are your thoughts, how it handles BH-5 chips would be a big help too. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130037
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Does anyone have experance with this board? And if so, what are your thoughts, how it handles BH-5 chips would be a big help too. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130037
Sounds good to me from what info I can find, but just make sure that VDimm is high enough for you. Here's a quote from a revew....

"What we're talking about here is its overclocking abilities. MSI has really outdone themselves here with a highly overclockable motherboard (earning it our Most Overclockable Product award) and an excellent set of tweaks available, of which we were particularly pleased with the DDR Power Boost and CPU down-stepping features."
http://www.nforcershq.com/article4995.html
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vDimm goes to 4, Im sorta torn between it and the Asus A8N32-SLI, prob cuz im a softy for ASUS boards. But it looks like ill go for the MSI, I just wanna talk to someone who has it first.
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vDimm goes to 4, Im sorta torn between it and the Asus A8N32-SLI, prob cuz im a softy for ASUS boards. But it looks like ill go for the MSI, I just wanna talk to someone who has it first.
Ya, I just found that VDimm on it goes to 4.1V, so that will handle BH-5.
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I think im gona give the MSI board a try. Unless anyone has something bad to say 'bout it, Ill prob get it tonight.
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