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Is the Sabertooth 990fx R2.0 Worth it

Stuck between buying the M5A99X EVO and the SABERTOOTH 990FX/GEN3 R2.0.

Is it worth paying the extra £10 for the sabertooth? What major benefits does it have.

Thank you for reading!
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  1. Best answer
    Yes for £10 you get all this:

    If your not going to overclock get the M5A99X EVO , if you are get the tooth.

    SABERTOOTH 990FX/GEN3 R2.0.
    Also the Sabertooth GEN3 R2.0. board has PCIE 3.0 for Graphic cards ^


    Sabertooth can also run Dual cards.

    Expansion Slots
    3 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (dual x16 or x16/x8/x8) *1

    1 x PCIe 2.0 x16 (x16 mode, black)
    1 x PCI
  2. Get Sabertooth, better to future-proof and have more options available then to end up having to do another upgrade. ;-D
  3. SR-71 Blackbird said:
    Yes for £10 you get all this:

    If your not going to overclock get the M5A99X EVO , if you are get the tooth.

    SABERTOOTH 990FX/GEN3 R2.0.
    Also the Sabertooth GEN3 R2.0. board has PCIE 3.0 for Graphic cards ^


    Sabertooth can also run Dual cards.

    Expansion Slots
    3 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (dual x16 or x16/x8/x8) *1

    1 x PCIe 2.0 x16 (x16 mode, black)
    1 x PCI


    I'll be getting the Sabertooth then. Thanks for the response!
  4. sslemons said:
    SR-71 Blackbird said:
    Yes for £10 you get all this:

    If your not going to overclock get the M5A99X EVO , if you are get the tooth.

    SABERTOOTH 990FX/GEN3 R2.0.
    Also the Sabertooth GEN3 R2.0. board has PCIE 3.0 for Graphic cards ^


    Sabertooth can also run Dual cards.

    Expansion Slots
    3 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (dual x16 or x16/x8/x8) *1

    1 x PCIe 2.0 x16 (x16 mode, black)
    1 x PCI


    I'll be getting the Sabertooth then. Thanks for the response!


    No problem!
  5. Anytime glad to assist.
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