Need new motherboard

Hey, im looking for a motherboard for my new computer and i know nothing about motherboards, im goin with the core 2 duo E6400, and a single 8800 GTS, so i dont need SLI, but id really like to overclock, nothing extreme tho, just maybe like 10-30% depending on what i can get away with. Anyone have any ideas, or at least what chipset i should be looking for?
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  1. If your hard drives are all SATA, then this board is excellent:

    Gigabyte GA-965P-DS3 LGA775 965 Conroe $123+6 3/3/07

    If you want to reuse PATA (IDE) hard drives, then you will need a board with 2 or more IDE channels. These are good options, (just ignore the fact that they are SLI capable):

    MSI P6N SLI-F LGA775 nF650i 2IDE ATX Conroe $115+6 2/25/07

    Asus P5N-E LGA775 nF650i SLI 2IDE ATX Conroe $140+6 2/25/07
    Asus P5N-E Review 12/22/06

    All of these boards will meet your overclocking desires.
    Avoid boards with ATI/AMD, VIA and SIS chipsets.
    Please avoid Asrock brand boards as well since they don't fit your needs.
  2. Both the nF650i boards are now $5 cheaper than they were last week...
  3. Thanks, the gigabyte looks promising, but a little pricey compared to the Asus P5N-E, also, ive heard several recommendations on the P5B-E, is there any significant difference between the 2? especially because its like a 30 dollar difference.
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