$150 crossfire MOBO with specific components (i5-2500k, HD7850 OC) Tags: Motherboards Product Last response: May 3, 2012 2:29 PM in Motherboards Share nikstykal April 3, 2012 9:51:11 PM HD: Seagate Barracuda 7200 500 GB SATA 6.0 Gb-s 16 MB Cache 3.5-Inch Internal GPU: Sapphire Radeon HD 7850 OC 2 GB DDR5 PSU: Corsair Enthusiast Series 750-Watt 80 Plus Bronze RAM: Corsair Vengeance 8 GB ( 2 x 4 GB ) DDR3 1600 MHz COOLER: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO CPU Cooler CASE: Cooler Master Elite 430 Mid Tower ATX Case with Window (RC-430-KWN1) OPTICAL: Asus 24xDVD±RW Serial ATA Internal OEM Drive PROC: Intel Core i5-2500K I am looking for a motherboard that will eventually support an additional 7850. Right now that setup is at exactly $800 and I would like to go as cheap as possible on the motherboard while maintaining a reputable board thats a good match. More about : 150 crossfire mobo specific components 2500k hd7850 nikstykal April 3, 2012 11:47:40 PM Also, I know a SSD does not enhance gaming graphics, but would it help with game load times and transitions? nbelote April 4, 2012 12:07:58 AM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Related resources Which specific components for specific requirements? - Forum (SOLVED) Gaming Computer ~$800 Budget or less :sweat: - Forum 2550k for $ 150 or 3570k for $230? - Forum Please help! struggling to select build components for micro atx - Forum Gaming PC components for under 550-600 USD - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer SinisterSalad April 4, 2012 1:50:47 AM +1 to nbelote. I picked up that exact one for my 2500k. Seems like a great board so far! xStevenx81 May 3, 2012 2:29:46 PM If you aren't too concerned with picking up stuff at a popular auction website, I've been seeing a lot of sealed asus P8Z68 pro's and deluxe's go for around $80 and $100, respectively. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumBuilding gaming pc ~800 € ForumIntel i5-2500K vs Phenom II x4 965 ForumI5-2500k OC noob ForumWhat graphics card at 1240x1024 resolution for mmorpg games: Aion, GW2 ForumWhat makes the I5-2500k and I7-2600K so good? ForumReliable Price/Performance Motherboard for i5-2500k ForumBest NVIDIA Graphics card fo £ 150 Forum1st Build ever! I5-2500K P67 $1000 under PC ForumPhenom II x4 + SSD + HDD vs Intel i5-2500k + HDD ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 ForumWhat motherboard would go with AMD HDZ965FBGMBOX Phenom II X4 965 Forum[Solved] Hooking up USB 3.0 to an annoying mobo. ForumCheap motherboard with corssfire? ForumWhat is the suitable MOBO for SLI ( gtx 560 ti )? Forum[Solved] Refurbished EVGA 1366 Mobo More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !