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ASRock X79 Motherboard Headed by Feature-Rich Extreme9 Model

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#26
ASRock is already a big boy. It's the third largest motherboard vendor in terms of sales (after ASUS and Gigabyte).
oh how the tides have changed. i still miss epox and abit. :(
 
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#27
oh how the tides have changed. i still miss epox and abit. :(
I would buy an ASrock before a Gigabyte or MSI mobo.
 
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#28
The add on card is great i agree.
Ive wondered about asrock as a brand.
 
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#29
oh how the tides have changed. i still miss epox and abit. :(
Yea I miss Abit too, Esp. my Abit NF7-S V2.0. Best board I've had.
 

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#30
Hmm... that vrm heatsink shape seems to hinder the last ram slot closes to the i/o unusable if you have tall heatspreaders. Lets hope its a bad camera angle
Those decorative parts on the top of the VRM sinks (and the SB) look to be removable. I would take them off anyway, to me they make the board look cheesy.
 
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#31
Is the heatsink fan replaceable ??? I've notice rampage too uses small fans ... what if the fans go bad ... ???
 
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#32
Those decorative parts on the top of the VRM sinks (and the SB) look to be removable. I would take them off anyway, to me they make the board look cheesy.
Might be better for the thermals aswell to have the surface of the heatsink more exposed