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You seem to have misunderstood me. We were discussing the lack of features (compared to Z68) on P67 boards. These features, according to you, are missing because enthusiasts have no need for them.

My response is that P67 is not, according to Intel, an enthusiast chipset.

I hope that clears things up.
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You seem to have misunderstood me. We were discussing the lack of features (compared to Z68) on P67 boards. These features, according to you, are missing because enthusiasts have no need for them.

My response is that P67 is not, according to Intel, an enthusiast chipset.

I hope that clears things up.
When were we discussing P67?

We're talking about Z68.

Intel has taken the Mainstream platform (P67), added stupid stuff that we don't need and called it the enthusiast platform (Z68).

If it were not enthusiast, which it shouldn't have been, it would have been called Z67. Which makes sense since it's technically P67 + H67 = Z67.

But no, they decided to gouge us for money, so they called it Z68.

I'm against that kind of marketing.
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But no, they decided to gouge us for money, so they called it Z68.

I'm against that kind of marketing.
Care to site a source? How much are these going to cost? Where is pricing compared to P67 boards atrociously high enough to warrant "gouging us for money"?
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We all know that Z68 is pretty much useless to us, but then we are the minority, and Intel knows far too well that the other 95% of the clueless customers, a higher number must mean its better!
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