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ASRock retort against other OEMs by stating 6 reasons why their real AM3+ motherboards will bring more stability and convenience to end users seeking to use the next-gen AMD processors. The ASRock 'real' 8 series AM3+ motherboards come with the black AM3b socket that is causing a buzz with many people looking forward to the release of the AMD Bulldozer based FX processors.


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post #2 of 10
Don't tell me bulldozer pins are thicker lol.
>dat smooth feel
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>dat smooth feel
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post #3 of 10
This gives more info.
http://www.asrock.com/news/events/2011am3%2B/
Very interesting about the power enhancements.I've got the 880G Pro3 right here,about to throw this Rana on there and see how high it will go.

Btw the only difference between the 890GX Pro3 and the 880G is the integrated GPU.It even says 890GX under the 880G sticker
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post #4 of 10
Not bad. Just wonder if this power enhancements or whatever will help OC stability or prevent a MOSFET from blowing.
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post #5 of 10
Very nice. It'll be interesting to see how these new features aid overclocking.
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post #6 of 10
I'm just hoping for an Asus ROG type board (black/red/grey) for Bulldozer. When that comes, I will get it.
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I probably will as well.
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post #8 of 10
Just the tip of the iceberg. I wonder what else the 990FX boards will bring to the table (aside from SLI)?
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bump!
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post #10 of 10
Those boards are pretty nice. I was considering getting one depending on the price and feature difference in the 890GX/FX against the 990X. One feature im interested in seeing is the rumor of hypertransport 3.1 and also rumored to have faster interconnects as well. Also, I doubt i will even use SLI so that's not a big deal for me. It's just a waiting game to see how Bullozer will perform on 8-series and 9-series motherboards. O
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