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Old January 11, 2010, 12:11 PM
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Default AMD 890GX Chipset Set to Launch in Q2 2010 - Four Boards Pictured

AMD is poised to be releasing its all new 890GX chipset in Q2 2010, marking the slow replacement of the aging 790 series chipsets released over two years ago. The new chipset is currently built around the AM3 socket, and includes updates for the anticipated Thunban 6-core CPU's, it is said to also support DDR3 memory up to speeds of 1800MHz throu... [ Read full article ]
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Old January 11, 2010, 12:14 PM
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The MSI board is just plain awsome. Pity their support is . Guess I'll be getting the ASUS then.
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Old January 11, 2010, 12:23 PM
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The MSI can host 4 doubles slot GPU ( folding folding) ,, The Asus look to have an army for USB header , funny to see the massive mosfet cooler of MSI, compare to the non existing one of Asus, or it's just that is not the final product ?
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The MSI look's fine ot me. Maybe I'll give them a try and if he died just buy another trying to get service. Where is DFI and Gigabytes? they will miss the bus! There is few thing that are coming on market this years this is one of my fav!
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Old January 11, 2010, 12:37 PM
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Likely we will see more at CeBit in March if the board debuts in April


Many board vendors are pushing H5X Intel series boards right now
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The MSI can host 4 doubles slot GPU ( folding folding) ,, The Asus look to have an army for USB header , funny to see the massive mosfet cooler of MSI, compare to the non existing one of Asus, or it's just that is not the final product ?
MSI's is the 890fx chipset, as opposed to the 890gx chipset, which could account for the differences.
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I would have to use a case with no side window for those. Except for the MSI they look (to me) like pre-school colour schemes. HelloKitty or SpongeBob or something.
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Old January 11, 2010, 03:39 PM
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Shoulda just got rid of that outdate pci slot on the MSI board. 6*PCIe16x is so much sexier!
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USB 3.0 support hopefully will be included.
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The MSI can host 4 doubles slot GPU ( folding folding) ,, The Asus look to have an army for USB header , funny to see the massive mosfet cooler of MSI, compare to the non existing one of Asus, or it's just that is not the final product ?
Asus' board is not the complete product. There are mounting holes and an outline for a mosfet sink.
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