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btw Sin, Gigabyte also uses some Foxconn parts (Sockets mainly).

And yeah the Microcenter i5 2500k Bundle prices are a main reason why people get asus boards im thinking.

2500k and P8P67 Pro is $340.00 + Tax
2500k and P8P67 is $300.00 + Tax.
dude why is your rig called big black dck?
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I'll be going with asus soon. Not sure which
mobo but it's for sure going to be asus. There RMA/customer service is the best IMO. I know they can make faulty parts, but every company isn't perfect and that's why I think there services is the best.
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For most people once they get used to a brand they tend to stick to it, especially when it comes to motherboards.
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yea i was just like that with ASUS, and then i switched to Gigabyte for X58 well turns out they take care of me pretty damn well. But all in all i have come across MSI and ASUS boards that are free too, i just perfer gigabyte's quality, i like asus too tho, those two are top 2. lol.

MSI is getting there. As far as ECS and BIOSTAR and Foxconn boards are just as good as the others in build quality because they make most of the other boards lol, but there designs are sometimes sub-par, but I have seen them buy designs off each other such as foxconn buying an ASUS design, and then making certain asus mobos(mostly netbook ****) for asus, stuff like that always happening.
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Lets see here:

1. 3 year warranty
2. More power phases
3. Bluetooth
4. UEFI
5. More USB plugs
6. Intel LAN
7. Asus seems to be pretty good about updating BIOS
8. More that I have forgotten about.

New Egg also has the P8P67 PRO for $184.99 do it's only ~$35 more, and the extra features were worth the price of a cheap game to me. (It is for a build for my brother)
They all seem to be pretty good reasons to save money to me.
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dude why is your rig called big black dck?
Dude why do you hate the Q Shield?
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yea why did you name your thing black ****.
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yea why did you name your thing black ****.
Just noticed this
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yea why did you name your thing black ****.
To represent his big e-peen?
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it don't look that big
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