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Old August 17, 2008, 12:51 PM
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I'm building a new system, mostly for gaming and need help choosing a motherboard. I have an Intel E8400 and want to get a Radeon HD 4870 X2 vid card. What motherboard would you recommend? I was thinking of a DFI LP DK X48-T2RS.
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Old August 17, 2008, 03:36 PM
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I'm building a new system, mostly for gaming and need help choosing a motherboard. I have an Intel E8400 and want to get a Radeon HD 4870 X2 vid card. What motherboard would you recommend? I was thinking of a DFI LP DK X48-T2RS.
If you want to overclock that baby(E8400), this Biostar seems to be a fantastic dual-core overclocker..and it has all the bells & whistles of the $250-$300 boards.
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Old August 17, 2008, 03:38 PM
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ASUS P5Q Pro.

Read the review on it at the front page. Great board for the price imo.

Edit: It's a P45 chipset.
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Old August 17, 2008, 04:10 PM
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I also recommend the ASUS P5Q Pro.
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Old August 17, 2008, 04:39 PM
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Hey thanks for the recommendations .
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Well good you asked the question here is a comment on DFI Mobo's and the 4870x2, seems like major issues down that path but I'm sure DFI will get it sorted soon enough:

Palit Radeon HD 4870 X2 2GB Video Card Review
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