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Old September 26, 2007, 02:54 AM
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Default Update the Bios first thing?

Wondering if I should update to the latest bios when I first fire up my new rig in the next couple days?

I have a EVGA 680i A1.
EVGA 680i SLI 122-CK-NF68-A1,
Intel C2D E6850, EVGA 8800GTX,
OCZ Reaper PC2 8500, Ultra X3 1000W fully modular PSU,
1 Primary Raptor X 150 gig + 2 150 gig Raptors in RAID 0,
Swiftech H20-220 Ultra with a Stealth GPU water block,
Dell Ultrasharp 2407WFP-HC 24" monitor,
Lian Li V2000 Plus Case slightly modded,
Steelseries Akari Laser Gaming Mouse, Razor Tarantula keyboard,
AuzenTech Prelude Sound Card,
Pioneer VSX-1016TXV receiver with Bose 301's,
AKG K240 Phones, Blue Snowflake USB Microphone.
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Old October 1, 2007, 07:29 PM
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Default at least check it....

I just burnt (2.9V is bad for RAM) $200 worth of RAM because my new mainboard had an ancient BIOS version on it. At least check what BIOS version you get and upgrade if it has problems or hails from the precambrian era.
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