New Motherboard Help, First Build Tags: Motherboards Build Product Last response: February 18, 2012 3:01 AM in Motherboards Share beanxander February 18, 2012 1:07:10 AM Hi I'm looking for a socket AM3+ motherboard for an AMD FX-6100. I will be getting a 560 Ti gpu. Features I want: Dual SLI Overclocking capability USB 3.0 If you can't recommend a specific board I would appreciate suggestions about brands /or which Northbridge etc. I could also use a recommendation on which manufacturers are more reliable. Thanks! More about : motherboard build abekl a c 125 V Motherboard February 18, 2012 2:17:20 AM Asus and Gigabyte are your two top tier vendors for motherboards. Asrock and MSI are their lower tier counterparts. GIGABYTE GA-970A-UD3 AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ASUS M5A97 EVO AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l beanxander February 18, 2012 2:39:53 AM I was looking at the 990FX lines because as I understand it they're better for SLI/Crossfire (due to the dual x16 PCI capablities). Is the GIGABYTE GA-990FXA-UD5 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard a solid choice? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer abekl a c 125 V Motherboard February 18, 2012 3:01:58 AM That's a fine board. Can't go wrong with it. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMy New Motherboard started smoking! First build need help! Forum SolvedCPU and Motherboard for New Build (First) *help* Forum SolvedMotherboard for first build... help =) Forum Solvedmotherboard help - first build Forum SolvedNeed help for a new first time build with a budget of $400-500. Forum SolvedHelp in choosing a motherboard for a first time gaming pc build Forum SolvedFirst Build Motherboard Help Forum SolvedNeed help with motherboard building my first pc. Forum SolvedAMD motherboard help (first build) Forum SolvedDoing my first PC Build. Need help on CPU and motherboard Forum SolvedMY NEW BUILD WONT BOOT CAN SOMEONE HELP? MOTHERBOARD AND GPU LIGHT UP AND please help Forum SolvedParts help for first ever PC build : psu , motherboard , ram , and case. Forum SolvedHelp deciding motherboard for first occasional gaming build Forum Solvednew comp need help first build Forum SolvedN00B - New Help With My First Build Forum SolvedNew Computer Rig (First Time) - Motherboard Help Forum SolvedPlease Help, New Computer Build (First Time) Forum First build, need help picking a cooler/PSU/motherboard. Please help! Forum SolvedBUILDING FIRST COMPUTER, HELP What motherboard to get? Forum SolvedNew build - Please help!!! - Thank you! Budget included- First ever build. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !