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Motherboard ?

Jan 18, 2008
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System Name CuStOm Built
Processor AMD Athlon 64 X2 6400+ 16x, 211 bus, 3379mhz
Motherboard MSI K9A Platinum
Cooling COOLER MASTER Hyper TX2 CPU Cooler
Memory CORSAIR XMS2 2GB 6400
Video Card(s) ATI RADEON 256MB PCI-E X1950PRO 621/756mhz
Storage COMING SOON WD 250GB SATAII 16mb cache
Display(s) 22"
Case Custom
Audio Device(s) creative xgamer live
Power Supply ultra xfinity 500w
Software win xp
Benchmark Scores 3dmark06 results 5245
would getting an am2+ 2600 fsb motherboard make a difference with my system specs i listed? im going to over clock alittle but not extreme.


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May 24, 2007
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Toluca, Mexico
System Name Thank God you're back!!!
Processor Intel Core i3 2100 @ 3.1GHz (stock)
Motherboard ECS H67H2-M3
Cooling Stock + 1 X 80mm Thermaltake red LED
Memory 1 X 4 GB Kingston 1333MHz DDR3
Video Card(s) coming soon
Storage 1TB Seagate SATAII + 500GB Hitachi USB (External)
Display(s) Samsung 20" LED Widescreen
Case coming soon
Audio Device(s) Onboard Realtek HD 6ch Audio
Power Supply Generic 450W with 20A on the 12v+ rail
Software Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Benchmark Scores coming soon
You can buy a normal AM2 mobo to OC, some are compatible (via BIOS update) with the new Phenom models, adding somewhat future-proof feature.

I would recommend the mobo I use (price-performance), but an ASUS or a DFI will do the job too.