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Is there a cheaper motherboard that is compatible with my specs?

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July 17, 2012 5:11:57 AM

I have all my specs for my new gaming computer im going to build, but the motherboard i found is way to expensive. IS there another motherboard that will fit in good with my specs?
Specs:
CPU/Processor:
Intel Core i7 3770K Processor 3.5 GHz 4 Core LGA 1155 - BX80637I73770K
Link: http://www.amazon.com/Intel-Core-3770K-Processor-1155/d...
Cost: $338.98
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Graphics Card:
ZOTAC ZT-50313-10M GeForce GTX 560 Ti - 448 Cores (Fermi) 1280MB 320-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
Link: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Cost: $289.99
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Hard Drive:
Crucial 256 GB m4 2.5-Inch Solid State Drive SATA 6Gb/s CT256M4SSD2
Link: http://www.amazon.com/Crucial-2-5-Inch-Solid-State-CT25...
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Memory:
Corsair Vengeance 8 GB ( 2 x 4 GB ) DDR3 1600 MHz (PC3 12800) 240-Pin DDR3 Memory Kit for Intel Core i3, i5, i7 and AMD Platforms SDRAM CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9
Link: http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Vengeance-240-Pin-Platfor...
Cost: $53.99
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DvD Drive:
Lite-On LightScribe 24X SATA DVD+/-RW Dual Layer Drive IHAS424-98 - Retail (Black)
Link: http://www.amazon.com/Lite--LightScribe-Layer-Drive-IHA...
Cost: $24.99
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PSU (Power Supply)
Corsair Enthusiast Series 650-Watt 80 Plus Bronze Certified Power Supply Compatible with Intel Core i3, i5, i7 and AMD platforms - TX650
Link: http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Enthusiast-Certified-Comp...
Cost: $89.99
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Case:
NZXT Guardian Black SECC Steel Chassis ATX Mid Tower Case 921RB-BL
Link: http://www.amazon.com/Guardian-Black-Steel-Chassis-921R...
Cost: $69.99
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Monitor:
ViewSonic VA2431WM 24-Inch Widescreen LCD Monitor with Speakers
Link: http://www.amazon.com/ViewSonic-VA2431WM-24-Inch-Widesc...
Cost: $159.99
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Software:
Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64bit (Full) System Builder DVD 1 Pack
Link: http://www.amazon.com/Windows-Premium-64bit-System-Buil...
Cost: $99.99
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CPU Cooling Fan:
Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus 120mm Sleeve CPU Cooler, RR-B10-212P-G1
Link: http://www.amazon.com/Cooler-Master-Hyper-Sleeve-RR-B10...
Cost: $24.98

Gaming Mouse:
Razer Abyssus High Precision Optical Gaming Mouse
Link: http://www.amazon.com/Razer-Abyssus-Precision-Optical-G...
Cost: $31.98
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July 17, 2012 12:00:53 PM

This is a fairly high spec machine, you shouldn't cheap out on the motherboard. That said, you don't say what your motherboard budget is. I'll assume you're looking for a budget board.

Here's a good one that is feature rich.

GIGABYTE GA-H77-DS3H
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
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August 28, 2013 9:56:06 PM

abekl said:
This is a fairly high spec machine, you shouldn't cheap out on the motherboard. That said, you don't say what your motherboard budget is. I'll assume you're looking for a budget board.

Here's a good one that is feature rich.

GIGABYTE GA-H77-DS3H
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

This is SUPER late, but i upgraded a lot of things. Heres my new rig
Cpu: Intel Core i5-2500K 3.3 GHz
Cpu Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus
GPu: GIGABYTE GeForce GTX 670
Ram: Corsair Vengeance 8 GB ( 2 x 4 GB ) DDR3
PSU: 700W
Motherboard: Asus Sabertooth Asus Sabertooth Z87
Boot Drive: SanDisk Extreme SSD 240 GB
Storage Hard Drive: WD Blue 1 TB
Dual Monitors: ASUS VS228H-P 22-Inch
Case: Cooler Master HAF 932
Thermal Paste: Arctic Silver Arctic Alumina

I didnt cheap out on the motherboard, thanks for you help man! sorry about the late response
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