Go Back   Hardware Canucks > HARDWARE > Video Cards

    
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #21 (permalink)  
Old November 7, 2010, 06:52 PM
Banned
F@H
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: mtl
Posts: 12,694
Default

oops, it comes with the cpu. i forgot lol
Reply With Quote
  #22 (permalink)  
Old November 7, 2010, 07:08 PM
BrianHanna's Avatar
Hall Of Fame
F@H
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: toronto
Posts: 1,049
Default

what do you guys think of this motherboard.

NCIX.com - Buy ASUS P6X58D-E X58 ATX LGA1366 3PCI-E16 PCI-E1 2PCI CrossFire SLI USB3.0 SATA 6GB/S Motherboard - P6X58D-E In Canada.

i can price match it to 230, and all the reviews i have read for it say it's amazing, and some of the ones i read used it with an i7 930 to show it's benchmarking capabilities, one review got to 4.2 easily, and the other went to 4.4 i think?

all i need to think of now is decent ram
__________________
Asus p6x58d-e / i7 930 @ 4ghz / G.skill 1600mhz 2x3gb 9-9-9-24 / Corsair TX750 / XFX HD 6850 1GB x2 @ 870/1070/ Coolermaster HAF 932 / Noctua nh12-up / Western Digital 500g Caviar black /Western Digital 1TB Caviar black 60Gb/ Seagate 7200.11 500g / OCZ Vertex 3 SSD / Samsung 2253BW / G5 / MX518 /

Reply With Quote
  #23 (permalink)  
Old November 7, 2010, 07:46 PM
rjbarker's Avatar
Hall Of Fame
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Courtenay, B.C
Posts: 5,932

My System Specs

Default

I'm pretty much only "experienced" with Evga X58 Boards, but I'm sure some other folks will chime in re: Asus and I think Martin is a Gigabyte guru....
__________________
Introducing me n my OCD to Watercooling, is like taking an Alcoholic to an "all you can drink" Beach Bar in Mexico

.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How to reduce bottlenecking without OC areszues92 Video Cards 31 September 22, 2010 09:18 PM
NVIDIA Removes Restriction on ATI GPUs with NVIDIA GPUs Processing PhysX burebista Reviews & Articles from the Web 80 May 31, 2010 05:47 PM
[FS] Folding PC (needs CPU) Includes: Mobo(k9a2 plat.),2 gpus,hdd,PSU,dvd,Case. Apollo4g Buy/Sell & Trade 15 January 11, 2010 09:58 PM
BottleNecking? Chromey Video Cards 10 April 6, 2009 05:36 PM
What do you suppose is bottlenecking this PC? LookAQuesadilla Troubleshooting 14 April 30, 2007 09:16 AM