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post #21 of 27
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Originally Posted by RussianJ;12089004 
I run the msi 890fx-gd70. It's usually on sale at newegg with rebates. Plenty of options, easy to use bios. Love mine. For the price you can't beat it

Cool cool maybe I will wait a little and see if it drops some. I do like it. I think my choices would be something like this.

1) Biostar TA890FXE ($119.99 at TD)
2) MSI 890FX-GD70 ($194.99 at TD but $174.99 after rebate)
3) ASUS Crosshair IV Formula ($204.99 at the egg)

I like the biostar since it's cheap and overclocks like mad. I like the msi since it's still fairly affordable and picks up usb 3. Lastly I like the crosshair since it's badass lol Still leaning biostar for the price I think though!
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post #22 of 27
The msi overclocks like a beast. Ran a 3ghz northbridge with my 4.6ghz CPU run. Rock solid.

Oh the best part, my water loop ruptured and poured half a gallon of h2o on the msi, it's running still with no issues
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post #23 of 27
My vote goes for the Biostar TA890FXE as well. Their flagship AMD boards are usually top notch, for not alot. Would be the cheapest route for an 890FX too. My Biostar 790GX board still kickin' 2 years later.
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i love my asus m4a89td pro its got 890fx and does everything i want
    
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Holy smokes that's a serious OC! Was that on dry ice or LN?!
LN2. Here is the submission page: http://hwbot.org/community/submissio...be_6831.27_mhz
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post #26 of 27
ASUS M4A89TD Pro USB3 890FX board. Great overclocking, great performance and awesome features. Worth the money and has two x16 slots
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post #27 of 27
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Sweet. Nice work with the biostar there. So many people have spoken so highly of it, I think I am just going to go with it. Thanks to all for the replies. Will repost once I order and again once I get it installed!
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