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A bios version to suit your needs can make all the difference in the world. Some versions like tight timings and other don't, bios versions for different cpu's also, especially with the nf3 chipset and the 3000+ venice\\winchester cores.
Simply having the correct bios version can help you a lot in your quest for better performance, not in all cases but in some.
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Originally Posted by euphoricmix
If you flash a bios that is not intended for your motherboard, you will not be able to post to the bios and you will not be able to revert back to your original bios because the bios chip is corrupt and you need to post to be able to flash your bios back to the original version. If this were to happen, yes you would have to get a new bios chip. Like I said if it is designed/intended for your motherboard then you should be ok.
Is that bios intended for my mobo? Does it matter that my mobo is not platinum or diamond? What is the difference between those?
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Did anybody here try it?
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Like I have stated previously, ask those peeps over at Tech Forum Powerup or just search through existing threads on that forum. If someone has had problems or if it is buggy there will certainly be a history of it. I have used modded bios in the past after checking their background performance, and I am using one for my DFI motherboard right now. It is good to be apprehensive, but I think you are being a little too much.
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