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I think you should wait for more p67 boards to be released.
They've already been re-released for some time. I wouldnt expect too many to come out soon. Im not sure when they would restock, though.

But, it wouldnt be an extreme difference if its at all noticeable.
This: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813128479
or this:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131702
Haven't heard that much recently about the Sabertooth.

My personal recommendations. The choice is yours.
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post #12 of 21
I have the UD5 and it is sweet but if you are on a budget you might want to look at just one of these for the same features and OC ability and less money so you can apply it towards the rest of the build.

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post #13 of 21
No.. don't get into those asus pro boards, they tend to have infinite loop booting problem. Go with the Biostar TP67B+, read the reviews, it's a decent board without much vdroop, best value right now IMO.
    
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Personally I would stick now with AMD. Intel starting to piss me of. In the last two years they have made 4 different sockets, and LGA1156, 1366 probably will be not supported anymore, when the Ivy Bridge will comes out. They're just bunch of idiots for me :/ Stick with AMD, buy top AM3 motherboard, flash it and You'll be able to install Bulldozer on it in the near future.
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They've already been re-released for some time. I wouldnt expect too many to come out soon. Im not sure when they would restock, though.

But, it wouldnt be an extreme difference if its at all noticeable.
This: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813128479
or this:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131702
Haven't heard that much recently about the Sabertooth.

My personal recommendations. The choice is yours.
Not talking about a the fix, I am talking about other manufactuers coming into the market EVGA and if u want a matx Maximus IV Gene
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post #16 of 21
Several of the reviews on the Biostar board say that it is somewhat poorly made and a decent budget board. But others say it's perfect for them. But, still, it's his choice in the end.
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post #17 of 21
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Not talking about a the fix, I am talking about other manufactuers coming into the market EVGA and if u want a matx Maximus IV Gene
That is a good point.
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Personally I would stick now with AMD. Intel starting to piss me of. In the last two years they have made 4 different sockets, and LGA1156, 1366 probably will be not supported anymore, when the Ivy Bridge will comes out. They're just bunch of idiots for me :/ Stick with AMD, buy top AM3 motherboard, flash it and You'll be able to install Bulldozer on it in the near future.
Nope, bulldozer cpus will not work at 100% on AM3+ (flashed AM3) boards. AM3+ have black socket to distinguish.

Go with the intel setup if you're purchasing the parts now since bulldozer won't be out until June. Intel is undisputed best price/performance rite now
    
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post #19 of 21
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ok so final decision as long as this looks good to everyone

cpu - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819115072
mobo - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131705
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The 2500k is better for gaming from what I understand.
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