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Five AMD 890FX-Based Motherboards Compared

Discussion in 'Motherboards & Memory' started by NAVI_Z, Aug 11, 2010.

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    i gave you a better title.. you know, one that might make people actually look at the thread? :p
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    Easy there Mate.....you don't wanna scare our newest member from posting:D:p
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    thanx 4 lookin out bro.:toast:
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    lol

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    sorry for the double post
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    bzzzt, he aint newest :p

    no probs. sad to see threads get ignored because no one clicks them :(


    I'm also sad they didnt review my UD5 in the comparison.
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    I'm very happy with my Asrock 890FX Deluxe3.
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    thats the board i was going for actually, but no one had stock so i got the UD5.
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    its in there. ud7. preatty much the same board with more pcie lanes.
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    different cooling as well, and i'm sure a few other changes here and there.
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    I was originally going for the crosshair but just couldn't justify the price of the extra features i'd never use after I saw the asrock.
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    bulldozer

    waitin 4 bulldozer to hit so i can get the new board.yes its am3 compatible and ddr3.(yeeeeeees)! maybe even,dare i say it, tri channel. cant wait!:D
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    I have the UD7......Would have opted for the UD5 had it been available at newegg at the time of purchase:rolleyes:

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    i agree with ya. i just want a rock solid board with some nice features to last a long time.i'm not a hardcore oc'er. just a modest bump here n there.:cool:
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    as strange as it may sound, same.

    Yes, i would like to OC to sane levels (since this chip is 3.6Ghz stock in turbo mode, 3.8Ghz is hardly a massive OC) - but do it STABLE, without any weird issues or problems (like randomly clearing its CMOS, or not booting with 4 memory sticks like my P35 and x48 boards)
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    I meant one of the newest:D

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    i've only owned asus boards and never had any issues.they oc well too.rock solid boards.:)
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    i've had issues with every brand over the years :p i find its more certain chipsets/specific boards that have issues, and not the brands.
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    rite now i'm on a 790gx asus board oc'ed @ 4gigz 24/7 fully stable.:rockout:
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    sorry dude my son already called it! lol.i hand down everything i get to him after major upgrades. he's got all my last year stuff.:toast:

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