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#1 razor

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Posted 08 June 2008 - 10:09 PM

hey guys,

we've just had a 790i Ultra SLI board from Asus up on the test bench - check it out!

looks like a really nice board :thumbs-up:

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#2 kingdingeling

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Posted 08 June 2008 - 11:15 PM

450 bucks for a motherboard? Holy mother of god! :blink:

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#3 iKillSteal

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Posted 08 June 2008 - 11:39 PM

Worth more than my entire computer :lol:... crying.gif

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#4 heatlesssun

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Posted 09 June 2008 - 07:24 PM

Awesome motherboard. Had it for about two months now. I was a little concerned about the data corruption issue but I'm not using RAID or doing FSB overclocking. Just had to adjust my RAM, NB, SB and or course CPU voltages for my overclock and the system is solid.