SBM, $500 Gaming PC, Motherboard Option Tags: Motherboards Gaming Do It Yourself Last response: November 7, 2008 5:29 PM in Motherboards Share jessegibson November 7, 2008 5:01:35 PM This Motherboard from the SBM ($500 PC) is out of stock; GIGABYTE GA-EP35-DS3L http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Does anyone know what a comparable Motherboard would be that would accept all the other Components and also handle an equal level of overclocking, near the same price range of course? This is my first DIY PC Build. More about : sbm 500 gaming motherboard option jessegibson November 7, 2008 5:03:55 PM Or can anyone recommend another site beside NewEgg or TigerDirect that is trustworthy which would have the same MB. Onus a b V Motherboard a b 4 Gaming November 7, 2008 5:14:34 PM GIGABYTE GA-EP43-DS3L LGA 775 Intel P43 ATX Intel Motherboard - $85 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... or ASUS P5Q SE PLUS LGA 775 Intel P45 ATX Intel Motherboard - $85 after $15 MIR http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Both have newer chipsets, and PCIE 2.0. Related resources SBM , $ 500 Gaming PC , Graphic Card Option - Forum ~$ 500 Gaming PC . Should I use the Mar. 2011 SBM ? - Forum SBM , $ 500 Gaming PC , Hard Drive Option - Forum Advice needed on improving June SBM $ 500 Gaming PC Build - Forum $ 500 SBM based machine - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jessegibson November 7, 2008 5:21:16 PM Thanks. I'll get the 1st one. And I am guessing that "newer chipsets, and PCIE 2.0" is better or equivalent to the SBM MB used. Thanks again. Onus a b V Motherboard a b 4 Gaming November 7, 2008 5:29:10 PM Slightly better, but I don't have links to the benchmarks to back it up. Someone will probably post some. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum$1500 Gaming PC from the latest SBM ForumLooking to build a pc to play old republic with $400- 500 Forum500 $ Gaming rig from a total noob. ForumFirst Computer Build-- Budget Gaming around $ 500 Forum500 DOLLAR GAMING PC ForumLet's build a 500 $ Gaming Desktop! ForumUnder $ 500 AMD or intel gaming pc ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 ForumXP compatible motherboard ForumMotherboard and CPU Bundles ForumMOBO & RAM with e8400 for RAID and Speed not for OC or gaming ForumBeen out of the motherboard loop for a while ForumHelp with mid-upper gaming board ForumFiguring out my Motherboard ForumHelp me remove my motherboard [DONE!] More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !