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Track... why do you have the mive having 20 phase when it only has 8 phase?

am i wrong?
According to this, you're right: http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum...-review-6.html

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Starting at the top right corner directly behind the I/O panel there is a small chip marked uP1618a. This is a 6+2 phase buck controller made by uPI Semiconductor.

The P67 FTW also has an extra 12v power connector for supposed “overclocking stability†and EVGA recommends using both 12v connectors when increasing CPU speeds. Here you also find a fan header and heatsinks covering the VRM area.

Edited by munaim1 - 8/16/11 at 5:20pm
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Track... why do you have the mive having 20 phase when it only has 8 phase?

am i wrong?
Where did you see it as 20 phase? It's clearly 8 phase in the cart.
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Check out http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...=1#post4735713 to see where he states:
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Asus P8P67 WS Revolution that can accommodate Quad-Fire and Tri-SLI (8X PCI-e on all lanes when using 3 or more GPUs)
It may be cleaner to say Quad but that doesn't apply to Nvidia cards unfortunately which require dual NF200 chips for 4-way.
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Check out http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...=1#post4735713 to see where he states:

It may be cleaner to say Quad but that doesn't apply to Nvidia cards unfortunately which require dual NF200 chips for 4-way.
By "Quad", I also mean "the ability to use four cards" straight up.

I suppose I could make a separate column for CF and SLi..

But it just seems like a waste.

I seriously doubt someone is going to spend 1,000$+ on a Quad-CF/SLi rig and then blame the list when only three cards are supported.
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You could simply say "4-Way Xfire/3-Way SLI".

You can't actually "use four cards" if you're using Nvidia.

I think everyone knows that 6990/590/295/etc only requires 2-way to Quad-SLI/Xfire. The concern here is 3 and 4-way. If you want the list to be official, it should be accurate enough for someone to look at it and choose which one they're going to plop $1000 down on. This is OCN after-all, $1000 is fairly easy to come by here.
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You could simply say "4-Way Xfire/3-Way SLI".

You can't actually "use four cards" if you're using Nvidia.

I think everyone knows that 6990/590/295/etc only requires 2-way to Quad-SLI/Xfire. The concern here is 3 and 4-way. If you want the list to be official, it should be accurate enough for someone to look at it and choose which one they're going to plop $1000 down on. This is OCN after-all, $1000 is fairly easy to come by here.
In that case, I might add another column, but 4-Way XFire is simply too long.

I'll do it right away, but it's going to take some serious work and research.
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Adding a separate column would seem too long to me. Having Quad and then having 4-Way Xfire/3-Way SLI in the next column would be even longer.
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Adding a separate column would seem too long to me. Having Quad and then having 4-Way Xfire/3-Way SLI in the next column would be even longer.
No, the problem is going over every motherboard specification list and seeing what they support.
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So is the ASRock Extreme 4 Gen3 a good board to pick up? It looks very feature packed and seems to be an excellent deal. Or are there better options in that price range. Sub $200 preferably
    
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So is the ASRock Extreme 4 Gen3 a good board to pick up? It looks very feature packed and seems to be an excellent deal. Or are there better options in that price range. Sub $200 preferably
Well, like I always say, the ASRock boards have excellent features, but are lower quality.

It's on a triple-scale - Quality/Featurefull/Cheap.

You can't have all three

Personally, I'd go with the classic P67A-UD4/UD5/UD7.
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