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Recommendation On A New Mobo


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#1 FireKracker

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Posted 06 July 2007 - 11:34 AM

Hi guys, I'm needing you help, I want to upgrade my motherboard. As you can see below my requriements are:

- ATX form factor
- Socket AM2 - AMD Athlon64 / Athlon64 X2 AM2 processor
- Support DDR2 800/667/533/400 preferably be able to install RAM between 4-16GB
- Has to support AGP rather than PCI-E graphic cards (currently have a decent AGP card)
- 4x (more the better) SATA II connectors
- Support for IDE device/s
- 6 or more USB connections
- Any other features is a bonus.

Thanks in advance! :thumbsup:
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#2 DaChew

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Posted 06 July 2007 - 11:47 AM

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList....x+AGP+4X+%2f+8X

looks real bad, might as well just accept pci-e video with your requirements
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Posted 06 July 2007 - 01:34 PM

I have had good luck with MSI and Biostar both. I am currently running a Biostar board from newegg. My last build an AMD Athlon 64 used a MSI board don't recall the board number though it was a few years ago when the 64s first came out.

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Posted 06 July 2007 - 02:25 PM

With an Intel processor and LGA775 this could be done, but not AM2.
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