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Wow, that's gotta be a record fast bump. A whole 10 minutes before you bumped it. Your post must be the most important one in the world, huh?
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post #12 of 33
Most of their newer boards like this one are pretty good actually.
Since this'd only be pushing a 65W TDP processor (would probably never climb above 80W even OC'ed, unless passing 1.5V), I say go for it.

High wattage quad cores & six cores and this mobo... that's another story
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Wow, that's gotta be a record fast bump. A whole 10 minutes before you bumped it. Your post must be the most important one in the world, huh?
Sorry I just got this build and wanted to test it out right away I believe that was more like 35minutes before I bumped the thread btw

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Most of their newer boards like this one are pretty good actually.
Since this'd only be pushing a 65W TDP processor (would probably never climb above 80W even OC'ed, unless passing 1.5V), I say go for it.

High wattage quad cores & six cores and this mobo... that's another story
+Rep for a good advice Now I can settle down and oc' my athlon 250 to the max since I got this mobo for free
    
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I have started to think that the price for BIOSTAR motherboards it s fair.
For the same quality onboard MSI takes you double the money.
   
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3+1 phase vrm + 125w amd cpu = boom
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Biostar board's are notorious for low quality and high failure's. if you are going to Defend a brand with a low reputed for sub-par quality please provide
I could just as easily ask you for proof the other way.... I've owned quite a few Biostar boards, and have only ever RMA'ed one....
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post #17 of 33
Again it's Common knowledge that biostar is Junk..

only a handful of Decent boards they have out.. maybe 2-3.

look around, many peopel are Questioning their reliability

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I could just as easily ask you for proof the other way.... I've owned quite a few Biostar boards, and have only ever RMA'ed one....
    
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I could just as easily ask you for proof the other way.... I've owned quite a few Biostar boards, and have only ever RMA'ed one....
I don't know how bad reputation biostar had in the past but it's been great on my current and last build. Maybe he hasn't used any biostar boards recently and find out they have changed their QC completely
    
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post #19 of 33
The Crap Tier is:

ECS
Jetway
Foxconn
Biostar.

Mid tier:
XFX
MSI
DFI

God tier:
Gigabyte
asus
EVGA
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Yoko Littner View Post
The Crap Tier is:

ECS
Jetway
Foxconn
Biostar.

Mid tier:
XFX
MSI
DFI

God tier:
Gigabyte
asus
EVGA
It's best not to give advice when you don't know what you're talking about.
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