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Old 02-01-08, 02:55 PM   #1
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Default Which motherboard would you choose?

Im going to update my system from a 680 to a 780. Which motherboard would you guys go with? The EVGA, XFX and ASUS P5N are the same price relatively speaking. The Striker is 100.00 more.

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ASUS Striker II Formula LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 780i SLI ATX Intel Motherboard

ASUS P5N-T Deluxe LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 780i SLI ATX Intel Motherboard
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Old 02-01-08, 05:49 PM   #2
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EVGA, $100 is hard to justify given the poor history of the Striker series.
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Old 02-01-08, 05:50 PM   #3
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Old 02-01-08, 07:05 PM   #4
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I picked up the EVGA from MWave and got free shipping in the process!
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Old 02-03-08, 04:36 PM   #5
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I wouldn't choose any of them
I'd avoid any mainboard w/ nForce chipset like the plague
Get a P35 or X38 mainboard instead.
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