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Hey is there any good mobo for an athlon II x2 for less than 100 bucks?

Thanks in advance.
 
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post #2 of 8
Do you really need it to be AM2+? or can it be AM3 with DDR3 support? the Athlon II X2 are AM3 socket CPUs.
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You can find destroyers and k9a2 platinums for arround that price
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I think that a M4A78 would be great for the job.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by reflex99 View Post
You can find destroyers and k9a2 platinums for arround that price

I just sold a M3A79-T Deluxe for $70.00 + shipping. Put a wanted add in for a M3A79-T Deluxe or an M4A79 Deluxe.

You also may get 3.8ghz stable if you take out that 1g of OCZ ram.
Edited by AMD2600 - 3/6/11 at 12:06pm
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This is a good board takes ddr2 and 3. unlocks , lots of upgradeabily.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813157204
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Quote:
Originally Posted by theamdman View Post
This is a good board takes ddr2 and 3. unlocks , lots of upgradeabily.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813157204
Running anything higher than 65W on that motherboard would be completely unsafe. Looks like an okay board for cheap, but there would be just about zero upgradeability.
post #8 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by reflex99 View Post
You can find destroyers and k9a2 platinums for arround that price
The
Destroyer is better build quality IMO but both boards have 4x PCIe x16 slots iirc.
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