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Best Asus mobo and cpu for gaming?
Aug 28, 2011, 10:22 PM
I have $1000.00 to spend on a mobo and cpu. Im looking for an Asus motherboard and what ever the best cpu i can get to stay within budget. This is for a Gaming PC with a little bit of video editing.
Aug 29, 2011
best asus mobo gaming
Aug 28, 2011, 10:45 PM
ASUS Maximus IV Extreme-Z LGA 1155 Intel Z68 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Extended ATX Intel Motherboard
Intel Core i7-2600K Sandy Bridge 3.4GHz
Aug 28, 2011, 10:48 PM
Is that mobo better then the ws revolution?
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Aug 28, 2011, 11:28 PM
i would go for
and i5-2500k as there is no significant difference in gaming
Aug 28, 2011, 11:50 PM
You get absolutely NOTHING from an overpriced motherboard
Spend $200 tops on a Z68 , and it will let you OC a 2500K to insane levels
Aug 29, 2011, 2:00 AM
Well, he said he's going to do some video editing as well
Getting a high end motherboard certainly could enlarge your e peen
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