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Mobo help :)

Mussels

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#1
Summary: i want to upgrade my matx media system/2nd gaming system, to SLI.

That means a matx board that can run socket 775 with an E6750 (CPU from storage rig), run SLI (2x 8800GT) and still fit in a matx case.

I have seen this before on socket 939, anyone know of any for 775? :)
 

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#2
Man, that system will be hotter than hell..I'm not sure putting 2x8800gt in a matx is a good idea. You're just asking for heat problems.
 

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Cooling Fractal Celsius S24 (Silent fans, meh pump)
Memory 16GB 2133 generic @ 2800
Video Card(s) MSI GTX 1080 Gaming X (BIOS modded to Gaming Z - faster and solved black screen bugs!)
Storage 1TB Intel SSD Pro 6000p (60TB USB3 storage)
Display(s) Samsung 4K 40" HDTV (UA40KU6000WXXY) / 27" Qnix 2K 110Hz
Case Fractal Design R5. So much room, so quiet...
Audio Device(s) Pioneer VSX-519V + Yamaha YHT-270 / sennheiser HD595/518 + bob marley zion's
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#3
not really... my current GT loads at 55C passive. i have a nicely cooled matx case already - check the pics in my sig (media system)