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Pictures of my new Crosshair 3 ROG AMD Board and Trident Memory from G.Skill.

WarEagleAU

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So excited but I probably wont swap this out this weekend. Want to get done with my online classes first, but I couldn't wait to show pics. Oh and hacking my Canon Camera makes the pics look a lot better. Enjoy.

Jason - aka EAGLE

*seems the same thing happening with Paulieg is happening with me and others so I am using Flickr to host the photos*

http://www.flickr.com/photos/41885949@N05/

I think this allows you to view it. Sorry I couldn't embed them on the forums.
 
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Sexy you mean right? MUHAHAHA!
 
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Nice board man
 
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MMMMMM! Very nice piece of sex-ware.:) Get it rolling and post some numbers.
 

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I was debating on this or the MSI, both are lookers.
 
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what cpu did you pick up?
 
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More fuckin' pr0n. What did we do before the internet?

Anyway, verrrrrryyyyy nice.

Oh. And you suck. (kidding ;) :))
 
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Nice man! Can't wait to get mine ordered!!
 
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I swear I know someone who has that board. Oh wait, ME! Have fun with the board and definitely get the 0805 bios. javascript:downloadfile(this,'Crosshair%20III%20Formula','mb/socketAM3/Crosshair_III_Formula/Crosshair-III-Formula-0805.zip','1','24','21','7','Crosshair-III-Formula-0805.zip','0','0');%20show_bios_warnning();
 

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Will do. Chip I got is from Soparik and it is a Phenom II 955, waiting for it to get here, so I know it has left Canada so hopefully Tomorrow or Saturday. Will post numbers. I swear I busted in my pants when taking those pics.


Oh and will definitely update to latest bios.
 

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Oh man have fun with that board, I know I am! Nice pick on the CPU too! With the same combo and different RAM, I easily get to 3.8 on stock volts.
 

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Yeah I was tore up on the ram. I wanted some Corsair Dominators, but eh, price was a bit much. Then I thought about the OCZ Reapers, and well those were a tad high too. I really wanted either Patriot Vipers or OCZ Blade series, but those were a bit more than I Wanted to pay. THe G Skill Tridents are bad ass though with nice cooling to them. If I was able I would have looked for the Pi's but not sure they have those in DDR3 flavor.
 
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I'm kinda intrigued by these from G.Skill but with those PI series all I could find for you was 2Gb kits.
 

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is G.Skill a decent brand?
 

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yep ... you can find it in the QVL if i'm not mistaking .
Anyway nice board , enjoy :)
 

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Thanks, I am about to upload a couple of pics of my new chip I got from Soparik today!
 

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The 4GB Ripjaws with 7-7-7-21 timings seem a bit better and also a tad cheaper.
 

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your CPU is too shinny, I don't know what it is.
 
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When I finally install it I will do some tests. Sorry for the shiny, I have an awesome camera, what can I say. I probably won't install this all until like the last weekend in Sept. I think my classes (online) should be done by then. Ill have to bleed my lines and redo the hoses for one of them so I Want to make sure I get through this quarter.
 

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Hey WarEagleAU . I am updating my rig to AM# . I have a PH II X4 955 coming today $189.00 . I was going to get the Asus M4A79-T Deluxe mb , I love my M3A79-T D . I have been taking a hard look at the Crosshair III Formular and I am going with it for sure . I also have been looked at your memory . I may go with that also . I hope AMD/ATI comes out with a bad azz 5000 X2 series GPU to run this mb in quad crossfire down the road !!! For now I will run my two 4890 duel CF . Good luck with your board man its awesome !!!
 

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Alright, finally got the board put in and the memory and the proc. Redid some tubing on the water cooling loop and all that, and now I am flying. Seems a bit smoother and faster to me but I have yet to do any benchies. I may do it before my Windows 7 gets here from Amazon.com because then I have to reformat. Going to update to latest bios and then reboot and get everything set.
 
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