Originally Posted by btarunr
Uh...no? Both X79A-GD45 Gamer and X79A-GD45 (8D) have the same eight slots.
Are we talking about the same board, or have I made a mistake:
If the former, then they list the specifications (and the pictures of the product) incorrectly. If the latter, my mistake thank you for correcting it.
My error. Apparently I had mistaken all of the suffixes. The linked 8d doesn't seem to be available from most local retailers, which is where I made the mistake.