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P67 Recall
This being an X58 1366 motherboard.

The P67 recall probably won't affect this board
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This being an X58 1366 motherboard.

The P67 recall probably won't affect this board
It did. Gigabyte had to turn production back to the p67 boards. LSD knows this for fact.
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I've noticed a few of you who have commented on how it doesn't make sense that they are advertising this board as "The world's first overclocking motherboard" BUT....

Am I the only one who noticed that it isn't being advertised as "The world's first overclocking motherboard" it's being advertised as "The world's first overclocking motherboard.... Designed by overclockers for over clockers" But I guess even that isn't true.
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Originally Posted by Toonshorty View Post
This being an X58 1366 motherboard.

The P67 recall probably won't affect this board
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It did. Gigabyte had to turn production back to the p67 boards. LSD knows this for fact.
Ya, they just had to allocate more of the production line and workers to deal with the P67 recall, so production on this was pushed a bit because of that.
    
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I've noticed a few of you who have commented on how it doesn't make sense that they are advertising this board as "The world's first overclocking motherboard" BUT....

Am I the only one who noticed that it isn't being advertised as "The world's first overclocking motherboard" it's being advertised as "The world's first overclocking motherboard.... Designed by overclockers for over clockers" But I guess even that isn't true.
The real push behind this board is that it isn't really targeted at gamers. It's bare bones in many areas to free up the budget for better components for overclocking. The really small VRMs around the socket area, for instance, are really high quality and that area is sparse in general so it's easy to insulate for subzero stuff.
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post #106 of 253
I dont like how it has a 4G button. That makes it look a bit silly.
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post #107 of 253
the color scheme of this board reminds me of the sony ericsson walkman phones......sexy board

anyways anyone from UAE who is interested in this board can get it from goldensystems....

http://www.goldensystems.ae/press/20...e_03012011.htm
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My parents are in the UAE in du bai. Should have them pick one up lol
    
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post #109 of 253
Black & Orange are reallllllllly sexy colors.
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If this takes too long i'll just wait for X79
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