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Well yay, flashing lights. Where's the board?
 
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MSI carbon isnt very suitable. Maybe they could name it something more fitting, like "MSI Liberace" ,or "MSI sparkles edition". "MSI flamboyant" :roll:
Well yay, flashing lights. Where's the board?
This is more suitable, dont you agree?
 
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I don't have a problem with lighting effects, but when those lights are the flagship of the functions that your product carries ,and is the cornerstone of your marketing campaign, I personally think it's an issue. Stickers don't make your computer faster, and sadly lights inside your computer are just about as useful as fancy lights inside your closet.
 

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I don't have a problem with lighting effects, but when those lights are the flagship of the functions that your product carries ,and is the cornerstone of your marketing campaign, I personally think it's an issue. Stickers don't make your computer faster, and sadly lights inside your computer are just about as useful as fancy lights inside your closet.
Well when they call them Gaming, to me it just sounds like they are OEM boards with just lights, no hpc/oc dna in them
 
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MSI Gaming most wanted and MSI Gaming Black edition are the next in line. Are we playing Pimp my Rig by any chance ?
 

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MSI Gaming most wanted and MSI Gaming Black edition are the next in line. Are we playing Pimp my Rig by any chance ?
I think there is a YouTube channel that does that.
 
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Well when they call them Gaming, to me it just sounds like they are OEM boards with just lights, no hpc/oc dna in them
The funny part is ,with all the shit talking I did ,my motherboard does all the stuff that one there does, and more :laugh::laugh:

Mine even has a setting that it pulses with the beat of the music that's running through the PC believe it or not :rockout:. I didn't realize it, I just thought the chipset VRM had RGB lights ,but apparently I was wrong. The I/O panel has lighting, the audio chip cover has lighting, the Southbridge has rgb, the whole thing lights up like the 4th
 
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Well when they call them Gaming, to me it just sounds like they are OEM boards with just lights, no hpc/oc dna in them
AsRock Z370 Fatal1ty Gaming K6 over here disagrees ;)
 
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AsRock Z370 Fatal1ty Gaming K6 over here disagrees ;)
you & i have pretty much the same boards, with different color schemes .

Z370 Extreme4 here ;)
 
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G K6 has more features as well. Same power delivery though. Ex4 is missing the debug LED, power/reset buttons, dual LANs, etc. But it is the same PCB, different features.

"OC DNA" has really gone the way of the dodo bird honestly. Overclocking to the limits of ambient cooling can be achieved by 90% of Z370 boards (and it has been this way for generations honestly). Anything more is paying for features and specs you won't need or use unless sub ambient overclocking is in the cards.



Anyway, I don't really see much new... another mode for RGB LEDs... cool. Thankfully on most boards they can be disabled.
 
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G K6 has more features as well. Same power delivery though. Ex4 is missing the debug LED, power/reset buttons, dual LANs, etc. But it is the same PCB, different features.
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