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Old 07-26-11, 12:51 AM   #6
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Default Re: my perfect mb

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Originally Posted by frenchy2k1 View Post
@wheeljack: why do you need 7 PCIe ports if you already have most of your peripherals integrated (SATA3, USB3, sound and NIC). What would you plug on those anyway?
well, I would use a hardware raid controller for sata 3 unless intel presents a hardware solution for x79. so, that's 5 ports. 4 for gpu's, one for raid controller. Does anyone own a g1.assassin or sniper mb. I would be curious how the creative audio sounds on them. BTW, EATX and XL-ATX are the future so why not 7 ports?
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