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MSI and SteelSeries Announce Partnership for the Preorder of Big Bang-Trinergy

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MSI, a leading high-performance mainboard and graphics card producer, today announced preorder details for its latest gaming mainboard, Big Bang-Trinergy. Starting now, those who pre-order Big Bang-Trinergy from participating retailers will get a limited 8-year warranty and exclusive Big Bang messenger bag. In addition, SteelSeries KINZU and QcK+ gaming gears will be offered to those who pre-order, cooperating with the world's famous gaming company, SteelSeries. Gamers will experience the ultimate gaming machine when heading into battle.

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i call it BBT (Only viable for nvidia users?)
 

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I suppose that since it's a P55 motherboard, it will be able to do Crossfire in 8x+8x configuration, but only Nvidia users will be able to use all the PCIe lanes (48 I believe?)
No, even ATI cards can use x16 + x16 with an nForce 200 bridge in place. Maybe special features such as data broadcast doesn't work.
 

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Wow,limited 8 year warranty!!!!
God,i don't even know if anybody uses the same motherboard for that long!
 
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I wonder if you can sell the warranty with the mother board?
 

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Wow,limited 8 year warranty!!!!
God,i don't even know if anybody uses the same motherboard for that long!
Claim your warranty in the 8th year (year 2017). If you're lucky, they won't have any more of these in stock, and they'll give you a high-end motherboard of that time.
 
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No, even ATI cards can use x16 + x16 with an nForce 200 bridge in place. Maybe special features such as data broadcast doesn't work.
Ah, that's good to know, thanks.

Claim your warranty in the 8th year (year 2017). If you're lucky, they won't have any more of these in stock, and they'll give you a high-end motherboard of that time.
2017? They should give you a second generation positronic brain, a Nexus 6 maid or a flying car/skateboard. I think that's what would be fair. :D
 
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Claim your warranty in the 8th year (year 2017). If you're lucky, they won't have any more of these in stock, and they'll give you a high-end motherboard of that time.
You'll be lucky if nVidia is still in business by then, so you can use SLI.:roll:
 
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That board is just sex. I might not even wait for hydra and get one of these instead.
 

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You'll be lucky if nVidia is still in business by then, so you can use SLI.:roll:
Logically, MSI is less likely to exist in 2017 than NVIDIA. So whenever you see the "MSI rumored to close down" news post, abandon ship claim your warranty, expecting whatever decent board.

I remember Polaris573 sent his not-so-exotic P35 motherboard since it decided to stop working, and got a nForce 780i board.
 
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Come on MSI, no one gives a rat's ass about trinergy, we want the one with Hydra!!
 
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Logically, MSI is less likely to exist in 2017 than NVIDIA. So whenever you see the "MSI rumored to close down" news post, abandon ship claim your warranty, expecting whatever decent board.
I can argue in great length about that statement. And I use both.
 
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Me to. Nvidia has loads more money....