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Good OCing mobo for around $100?

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May 14, 2012 5:05:34 PM

hi Guys

i'm thinking of upgrading my cpu and mobo. getting a i5 2500k.

what mobo would you recommend that is good in OCing for around $100 or less?

thx in advance.

ed

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a b V Motherboard
May 14, 2012 5:13:30 PM

whats your budget for cpu and mobo ?
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a b V Motherboard
May 14, 2012 5:20:49 PM

Price goes little higher but its good :) 
i5 3570k have hd4000 inbulit + pcie 3.0 support that i5 2500k not having
a b V Motherboard
May 14, 2012 5:23:45 PM

i would say extreme 4 cause its having x8/x8 dual gpu support that pro not have
a b V Motherboard
May 14, 2012 5:44:18 PM

im not able to see that link
a b V Motherboard
May 14, 2012 6:14:20 PM

what's name of manufacture and series that'll help me
a b V Motherboard
May 15, 2012 1:17:46 PM

I checked it it's quiet good but thing is it's z68 not z77 if you put IB in z68 mobo it'll not boot up until you upgrade bios to support IB but it needs SB
a b V Motherboard
May 15, 2012 1:19:11 PM

Asrock z77 extreme 4 is in price same as above but it's z77 instead z68
a b V Motherboard
May 15, 2012 1:22:37 PM

Are you already bought i5 2500K SB or ?
If yes then also take z77 cause it'll run them bot without need of flashing
May 15, 2012 2:06:17 PM

just checked microcenter center again,. they got the asrock ext 4 z77 u recommended in stock again. i should hurry there after work.
a b V Motherboard
May 15, 2012 2:21:29 PM

Yup :) 
a b V Motherboard
May 15, 2012 4:13:00 PM

That'll work fine but if you mean crossfire then it'll not gonna work at 700w
a b V Motherboard
May 15, 2012 4:19:45 PM

well your gpu requirements needs 600w i would highly suggest you to get 1000w but 850 will also good
May 15, 2012 5:01:01 PM

thanks for ur help.
a b V Motherboard
May 15, 2012 5:04:54 PM

No problem :) 
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