New build help with mobo selection Tags: New Build Asus Intel New Build Systems Product Last response: March 7, 2009 4:35 PM in Systems Share nachota1987 March 6, 2009 7:46:46 PM hi guys, im building this pc: INTEL CORE2DUO E8400 2X KINGSTON 2GB 800 BUS 500 GB SATA II GEFORCE 9800 GT AND I HAVE THIS MOBOS: INTEL DG35EC INTEL DG31PR ASUS P5KPL WHICH ONE FITS BETTER? I WAS LEANING FOR THE ASUS P5KPL More about : build mobo selection Outlander_04 March 6, 2009 8:02:10 PM the intel boards will be solid , dependable and about as exciting as a brick in a paper bag . The Asus a quality product , but is old . It has a G31 chipset . Id look for a later model with at least a G33/G35 chipset aford10 March 6, 2009 8:53:10 PM whats your price range for the mobo? Related resources Need help with new CPU/ MoBo selection - Forum Mobo & Memory Selection help i7 980X - Forum Please help with hardware selection for new build - Forum Overview of my 3570k build / help with mechanical keyboard selection - Forum First Build component selection help - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer nachota1987 March 6, 2009 9:09:53 PM around 150 Asus P5QL-EM Intel G43 this may be a little better right ? aford10 March 6, 2009 9:16:32 PM If you have $150 to spend on a mobo, don't mess around w/ those older boards. This gigabyte board is a good one http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... nachota1987 March 7, 2009 1:20:08 AM the thing is im not quite sure i prefer buy by internet than here that mobo here costs over 250$ nachota1987 March 7, 2009 1:20:44 AM and im also not thinking (for now) in OC too much aford10 March 7, 2009 4:37:03 AM Gigabyte is a good quality board. The p45 is a good chipset, but you could also look for p43's. They provide a little faster bus and more options for upgrades later. nachota1987 March 7, 2009 8:19:54 AM u mean like this one.. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... marco324 March 7, 2009 2:21:04 PM live near a microcenter there good http://www.microcenter.com/at_the_stores/index.html nachota1987 March 7, 2009 2:54:53 PM here in uruguay (south america) there arent theAnimal March 7, 2009 4:13:40 PM See also thread in general motherboard section. aford10 March 7, 2009 4:24:34 PM nachota1987 said:u mean like this one.. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Yes, that's a much better choice of mobo. marco324 March 7, 2009 4:35:13 PM nachota1987 said:here in uruguay (south america) there arent oops Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumHelp with mobo and case for a new 1000ish build ForumNeed help selecting a mobo for new rig. ForumFirst Time Build : Part selection check/ help $1.5k-2k ForumNew Build - Need Advice on Hardware Selection ForumHelp with mobo selection . ForumHelp with Mobo selection ForumHTPC Build , Need advice on CPU/ Mobo /GPU selection ForumMobo Selection Confusion ForumFirst Build - ~$2500 budget, need help with final component selection ! ForumHelp for MOBO selection ForumHelp on component selection - $1k build More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !