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Which is the best Mobo?

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Hey, I would like to know the best Motherboard for speed and gaming for the £200 - £250 mark, with loads of features!

Thanks,
Adam Boswell
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most people on here seem to prefer a 790 or 890 chipset
    
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This is abit but I noticed you are in the 4GHz club, details?
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Is the mobo going to replace your N68-S or is it for something else? What do you plan do with the mobo (SLI/CF, XX ram, XX overclock, XX whatever X, etc.).

Kind of need some info one what you want to/looking to do with the new mobo. Just dropping money on a mobo with "loads of features" is useless unless you are going to utilize all the extra features. So let us know what your wanting to do and I'm sure someone will be able to match you up with some great mobo's that'll meet your needs.

Also, not sure how much mobo's cost in the UK but 200-250 pounds is around 300-400 dollars right? If so, a lot of the 890FX can be had for around half your budget...
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I would say currently; ASUS Crosshair IV Extreme
http://hothardware.com/News/Asus-Cro...me-Sneak-Peek/

But TBH bulldozer is soo close, just wait for ASUS Crosshair Extreme/MSI Big Bang 990FX chipset and get a nice 4/6/8/16 Core CPU with that
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