Yeah, gotta agree with crash. Even tho the p4 rig has the higher front side bus I'm still going with the Asus. In addidtion this board gives the user the ability to tweak the hell out of it. That is, if you like to overclock.
A7n8x dlx G Bios Agressive settings
xp1700 Paly 2x 256 Crucial 2700@ cl 2.5
ATI Radeon Sapphire 9200 WDCaviar 60gig w 8mb Cache @ 7200
"There is no magic server pixie dust."