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Athlon II x3 455 3.3Ghz

post #1 of 9
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I bought Athlon II x3 455 3.3Ghz
and im think about getting this motherboard
ASUS M4A88TD-V EVO/USB3

i know the on-board graphics is poor I am getting a graphics card

im happy with the processor.
post #2 of 9
sounds like a good deal. It also has a core unlocker feature which could possibly bring you cpu to a 4 core processor. That is if you are lucky and the extra core is stable.
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good MB, pretty sure it has the good VRMs so overclocking will be safe, not even 8x8 CF support though if u plan on CF
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Originally Posted by Sophath View Post
sounds like a good deal. It also has a core unlocker feature which could possibly bring you cpu to a 4 core processor. That is if you are lucky and the extra core is stable.
thats the reason I got that processor i looked at reviews and i felt this was good enough for me at the price i got it for.
post #5 of 9
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i have a question about the motherboard it has crossfire does that only work for Radeon cards im new so dont talk about me to bad
post #6 of 9
yes thats the Radeon(AMD) cards, but it can be sli hacked to work with Nvidia cards.
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post #7 of 9
I'm glad that you're happy with the processor.
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yes thats the Radeon(AMD) cards, but it can be sli hacked to work with Nvidia cards.
thanks for the info on that i will have to do some research
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I'm glad that you're happy with the processor.
thank you Red Rabbit you know I thought the hard part would be putting the
computer together but finding everything you need and making sure its right driving me
crazy yesterday i spend over 4 hours looking at computer cases.
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