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Help me decide! Which board?!

Discussion in 'Motherboards & Memory' started by BlackOmega, Nov 3, 2012.

  1. BlackOmega

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    Ok so I have a client wanting to buy one of my rigs and then I'll keep the other one. However, I'm not sure which board I should sell and which to keep since they're both badass boards.

    Mind you both of these boards are basically NIB.

    Here's my choices:

    AsRock z68 Extreme 4 Gen 3 and the AsRock z77 Extreme 6.

    When looking at the boards, there doesn't seem to be a whole helluva lot of difference between the two. Now if I understand it correctly, the "Gen 3" z68 boards added native support for PCIe 3.0, USB 3.0 and SATA 6GB/s.
    However, one thing to keep in mind is that I have two unlocked 6950's and for some reason the unlocked BIOS doesn't work on the z77 chipset. This is a known issue that doesn't seem to affect the z68 chipset.
     
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    z77 Extreme6 , you dont lose much from the 6950's not being unlocked.
     
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    Yeah, I may just keep it and use my 480's instead. :toast:
     

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