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Old October 20, 2011, 05:45 AM
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Originally Posted by bradleyg5 View Post
why does intel keep changing the mounting holes? I swear they do things purposely to make upgrading harder.

For some of the upgrading done yes I agree, even EVGA Proved you could put LGA775 Mounting points on 1156 Motherboards. It was bad buisness practice to change that around.

However, with 2011 there is such a fundemental shift in both chip size/pin count and needing memory slots on both sides of the chip that you could not avoid it.

Good to see that Noctua is stepping up to the plate.

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