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ok, so i know what board i want, questions though

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alright, thanks, first off, is this a good board?
M4N98TD EVO
http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/AMD_AM3/M4N98TD_EVO/
1) is this a good board
2) can i sli GTX 460 on this
3) its a good power phase right? (8+1)
4) the turbo core switch thats ont he mobo, is it useful? is it stable?
5)Will my 1090t work on it? most important thing
6) should i do a reformat? my mobo is somewhat similar, and id love to not have to, i figured, i would just not put in my drives, go into bios, switch everything over, then see if it boots up.
7) any additional comments?

THANK YOU VERY MUCH
the always cautious GGOODD
   
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1) I think I recall a few people around here that like their evo boards.
2) It says it can do SLI, that's all that counts.
3) It's so so.
4) Marketing.
5) Should, but more than likely with a bios update
6) Couldn't hurt to do so.
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1.Yes
2.Yes
3.Yes
4.My C2 720 does not support TC, so can't say.
5.Yes
6.Always recommended with MB change.
7.Does have some moderate vdroop(seems true with alot of the newer Asus boards though)
But does oc nicely with mutli and/or refclock.

Also see this thread for more thoughts http://www.overclock.net/amd-motherb...evo-worth.html

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great, thanks alot for your guys advice, +rep
   
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I might wait for 990fx boards with native sli support and bulldozer support.
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