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What would be a better motherboard than the Crosshair III Formula for overclocking my 125W 1055T? I want to go mITX but pickings are short and the talk about the number of power phases worries me (I don't have much experience with AMD).

I'd prefer mATX boards but again, it seems that there are slim pickings. It seems that the Biostar 890FXE may be my best bet (I would like to stay under $100). Thoughts anyone?

Any help would be appreciated!
    
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I know Biostar made excellent OCing boards for AMD on mATX boards, but that was only AM2+, you'd have to get DDR2

For DDR3 I've heard of decent overclocks on this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813138193 but it's full ATX
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What would be a better motherboard than the Crosshair III Formula for overclocking my 125W 1055T? I want to go mITX but pickings are short and the talk about the number of power phases worries me (I don't have much experience with AMD).

I'd prefer mATX boards but again, it seems that there are slim pickings. It seems that the Biostar 890FXE may be my best bet (I would like to stay under $100). Thoughts anyone?

Any help would be appreciated!
Why? The Crosshair III may be hard to find anymore but it still is one of the best boards out there and it supports 1055T just fine. I envy you having one and wish I could find one for myself.
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