Need Good am3 Gaming Mobo Tags: Asus Gaming Support CPUs Motherboards Product Last response: November 18, 2010 11:06 AM in Motherboards Share gougeface November 17, 2010 4:09:16 AM Hello, I'm looking for a good gaming mobo am3 that can support xfire. My cpu is 965 x4 BE My range is $150 or below. More about : good am3 gaming mobo Nerdbox87 November 17, 2010 4:22:58 AM If you want full 16x 16x Crossfire; http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=13-131-... If you're happy with 8x 8x (about 4% slower - only really an issue for very high end or dual GPU cards like 5970) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Maziar a b Ĉ ASUS a b 4 Gaming a b à CPUs a c 135 V Motherboard November 17, 2010 5:22:24 AM Actually dual x8 is fine for a single 5970(or other cards like it),because it will run at x16 speed m 0 l Related resources New gaming rig, need an AM3 mobo. - Forum Need AM3 mobo for light gaming system - Forum Need advice on mobo&ram $1000- AM3 x4 965 gaming pc - Forum I Need a good AM3 SLI Mobo - Forum Looking for good am3 gaming mobo. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Nerdbox87 November 17, 2010 5:38:57 AM What I mean is if you're crossfiring 5970s. m 0 l Maziar a b Ĉ ASUS a b 4 Gaming a b à CPUs a c 135 V Motherboard November 17, 2010 9:39:13 AM In that case,you are right I first thought you meant 1 5970. m 0 l gougeface November 17, 2010 11:18:42 AM Well I'm gonna crossfire 6870 m 0 l Nerdbox87 November 17, 2010 5:23:15 PM I'm running xfire 6870s on that 890GPA-UD3H, runs a treat m 0 l Maziar a b Ĉ ASUS a b 4 Gaming a b à CPUs a c 135 V Motherboard November 18, 2010 11:06:21 AM Yes,you'll be fine.The difference between dual 8x and x16 isn't much unless you play at resolutions like 2560x1600 with AA/AF enabled m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs the Gigabyte GA-970A-UP3P ATX AM3+ a good mobo for my build? Forum Solvedis GIGABYTE GA-990XA-UD3 rev 3.0 AM3+ is a good mobo for upgrade ? Forum SolvedGood AM3+ mobo Forum Solvedgood am3+ Mobo suggestions Forum SolvedJust upgraded Phenom II x4 to FX 8350 on AM3+ FX ready mobo Need FORMAT ?? Forum SolvedGood am3+ mobo for Sli? Forum SolvedMicroATX AM3+ mobo thats good for overclocking cpu? Forum Solveda good budget am3+ socket mobo with firewire Forum SolvedGood 970 AM3+ Mobo for overclocking Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a Mobo Am3+ Forum SolvedNeed help picking an AM3+ Mobo Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a mobo for AM3+ Forum SolvedWhat is a good CPU that fits the AM3 socket that would boost my gaming performance? Forum SolvedIs the AMD Athlon II x2 3.0 GHz AM3 Processor Good For Gaming Forum SolvedWhich AM3+ mobo to get for budget gaming rig Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !