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post #51 of 83
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pure utter win ~ awesome board man! dont listen to tha haters
I think its more the fact that its a tad bit expensive, not that its not an awesome board.
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post #52 of 83
This should be awesome board. Pair it with a 970 or 980x and it will be top dog for awhile. I have the Formula and absolutely love it. I had the RE3, but the Formula just seemed more refined. I bet the same is with this one. Get it setup and enjoy it, it's an awesome board.
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post #53 of 83
Two questions I have:

Will this run cooler than the R3E?

Will I have to RMA this 3 times like my R3E?

Looks awesome with good features though.
post #54 of 83
Idk who would waste there money on this when 1155 is purley faster. 600 dollars forma motherboard is just retarded due to the economic situation.
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post #55 of 83
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600 dollars forma motherboard is just retarded due to the economic situation.
Why would one bother going Intel then in the first place? If you're going for a budget rig, wouldn't AMD be a better option?
post #56 of 83
I think I'm going to go ahead and pull the trigger on this bad boy. I'd like to cozy it up with my 980x and see how good a couple they make.

Superbiiz had it priced at $550 over the weekend, but they don't have it listed on their site anymore. As soon as I get an answer from Superbiiz support, I think I'll snag one if they list it again.
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Why would one bother going Intel then in the first place? If you're going for a budget rig, wouldn't AMD be a better option?
Right now, your best bang for the bucks is 1155 bc it offers great performance. Buying Amd right now would be dumb with BD around the corner
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post #58 of 83
I'll be setting it up this friday or saturday and I'm sure I will be happy with it. I bought this thing on impulse, but if I had to do it all over again I would have bought a re3 and two waterblocks for my gpu's. Don't get me wrong, I really appreciate the support some of you guys are giving me on this purchase. I'll post pics of it when it's done.
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I wish we actually had this for P67 socket, it looks awesome
    
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post #60 of 83
A have a couple parts coming in today:

2 x MSI GeForce GTX 580 Lightning

Asus Rampage 3 Black Edition

Antec High Current Pro 1200

Will post pics once installed.
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