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Old October 9, 2008, 02:39 PM
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Default Amd FUN, try

I want to try an AMD black cpu for overclocking thinking 5000+ series. Whats a good budget board and cooler to go with this cpu.
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Old October 9, 2008, 03:13 PM
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The only slightly current board for AMD I have any experience with is this one and it worked well for me..or should I say my friend.

ASUS M2N-E ATX AM2 Nforce 570 Ultra

and the cooler is easy get the Vendetta 2 for cheap and rock out.


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