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#1
Damn thats a headache right now.

wHat to get guys?
1)P7P55D Deluxe
2)MSi p55-gd85
3) Gigabyte p55-ud5

i5 750 chip for best overclockin'

Thanks, cant wait to make a decision with your help! :toast:
 

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My vote is Gigabyte :)
 

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More opinions are welcome :)
 
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#4
+1 GIGABYTE

Get the one with sata 3.0 and usb 3.0 GA-p55A-ud5
The gd85 does have sata/usb 3.0
 

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#5
I think its going to be Gigabyte pretty much all the way.
 

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I have 5 or 6 different Giga's and they have all proved rock solid, and good clockers.
 

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#7
Im done then, thank you :laugh:

Could i get some info about sata3 ?

should i use sata3 drive or sata2 one and safe some cash for other parts ?
 

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Sata 3 is new.........let it mature/cheapen unless data transfer is a prority.
 

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Sata 3 is new.........let it mature/cheapen unless data transfer is a prority.
Then I gonna get sea cuda 1tb 32mb 7200rpm 12th gen. Good choice ?
 

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No idea.

I tend to get cheap Samsung Spinpoint F3's.
Heard of common drive failures but not had one myself......touch wood cos my server has 2 :eek:
 
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I've always been a Western Digital guy, and their Caviar Black series is top notch in my book. I run a 640GB.

As far as the motherboard, I've run a Gigabyte P55 for a while, but got sick of the color scheme (I run off an acrylic techstation, so I look at my naked system all day long) and went with an EVGA P55 SLI FTW, and I'm very happy with it, but GB boards are awesome too.
 

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True, the Giga pcb guys are colourblind but in most cases performance is the determining factor.

Aren'r EVGA red/black?.............ewwwwwwww.

I like the old DFI black/yellow. :)
 

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Ya, the colours takes me away from giga. But nothing to go with more.(Dont have any evga's here) Actually I really will go with the giga, no matter how it looks - inside is the most important :laugh:
 

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By time you have installed the ram and a decent cooler you can barely see the board anyway ;)

Fortunately I like blue anyway.
 
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+1 for GigaByte.... Rock solid boards and tons of O/C features
 
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True, the Giga pcb guys are colourblind but in most cases performance is the determining factor.

Aren'r EVGA red/black?.............ewwwwwwww.

I like the old DFI black/yellow. :)
I like the old DFI as well, but they've made what one P55 motherboard and it's expensive as shit compared to everything else? What happened to them?

Ya, the colours takes me away from giga. But nothing to go with more.(Dont have any evga's here) Actually I really will go with the giga, no matter how it looks - inside is the most important :laugh:
Well my inside is on the outside, so, yeah :roll:

By time you have installed the ram and a decent cooler you can barely see the board anyway ;)
Oh I can see the board just fine:

 

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Pirty :toast:
 
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Gigabyte sure, i use gigabyte since p45 and i have p55-ud4p it's great mobo booth performance and overclocking
 
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Gigabyte P55A-UD5 gets my vote!
 

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#20
Guys I ill definately go for Gigabyte :D It won't dissapoint me ever !