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Best motherboard for an AMD Phenom?


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#1 Reo Drake

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Posted 25 February 2010 - 04:15 PM

I would like to know the best motherboard for an AMD Phenom processor. 100-200 dollar price range, please.

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Posted 25 February 2010 - 04:46 PM

Depends on what processor...and what you intend to do...what options you want on a board, IMO.

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Posted 25 February 2010 - 08:37 PM

well for performance, price, and most features, this board http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16813128415 is probably going to be the best AMD board out there, if your planning on going with a ATI/Crossfire setup, however what hamluis said is correct-it maybe overkill for what your using it for-what exactly is the intent of the board? gaming, multi tasking, do you plan on running crossfire, etc.

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Posted 27 February 2010 - 10:01 AM

This is what I'm going to put in my build, but like others said - what do you want to do with your PC? Do you have a graphics card or do you want onboard graphics? Same with a sound card?

I'm getting this one b/c I dont really care about SATA 6 Gb/s or USB 3.0, but I do plan on crossfiring two video cards.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16813128378




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