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Struggling to find a MOBO

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November 23, 2012 3:26:47 PM

Im sturggling to find a motherboard, to fit my 7950 into, all the ones i have seen look pretty tight with heatsinks in the way, could someone suggest a board please?

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a c 87 V Motherboard
November 23, 2012 3:38:23 PM

You never said intel or amd motherboard or your budget.
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November 23, 2012 3:39:16 PM

Sorry i completely forgot to mention My Current processor is an AMD x6 1090t -
I guess my budget is up to £100 ($160)
a c 87 V Motherboard
November 23, 2012 3:40:52 PM

ASRock 990FX Extreme3
November 23, 2012 3:42:44 PM

Thank you
Is that the only choice i have? xD
a c 87 V Motherboard
November 23, 2012 3:49:57 PM





MOBO:GIGABYTE GA-990FXA-UD3 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

MOBO:ASUS Sabertooth 990FX AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

MOBO:ASUS M5A99X EVO AM3+ AMD 990X SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

MOBO:ASRock 990FX Extreme3 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

MOBO:GIGABYTE GA-990FXA-UD5 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...



November 23, 2012 4:06:47 PM

On the boards does it matter which of the PCI slots i put the card into? a few of those look pretty tight for this card, its huge...
a c 87 V Motherboard
November 23, 2012 4:13:18 PM

I am off to work.I will answer when i get home sorry in a hurry.
November 23, 2012 4:13:56 PM

Ok Thank you
The boards, Gigabyte 990FXA, ASUS sabretooth 990FX , ASUS M5A99X And the Gigabyte 990FXA UD5

All look extremely tight, As in the heatsinks look way too close/In the way for this card to fit
a c 87 V Motherboard
November 26, 2012 2:21:58 PM

Sorry i lost this thread anyway on your budget those are the only motherboards i know of so hopefully someone else will respond if you prefer different motherboard or think look way too close for card to fit.
November 26, 2012 2:44:04 PM

it's fine thanks for your help, i like the look of the first AMD board you suggested the asrock, the others do look way too close for it to fit the card is around 3.5 cm the heatsinks on the other boards doont look like they have that much space :( 
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