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    Featuring the new AMD 890FX chipset, the ASUS Crosshair IV Formula looks to bring a litany of impressive features and performance to the Phenom faithful. Let's take a closer look at this new motherboard and see just what it can do on a flagship hex-core chip.



    Click HERE for the full review.

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    That is one dam nice looking board. Now, to decide between it and the new Gigabyte.

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    Unless you plan to run a 4X CrossFire the Crosshair IV is not necessary.

    ASUS had lower quality Audio when compared to Gigabyte (Tech Review) but higher OC headroom. It did however cost $50 more than the UD5.

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    Very nice board well done guys.

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    And the UD5 still has an IDE port; I have like 40 or more optical drives and several are of the IDE type and I use them for the reviews.

    Most PCI to IDE cards suck for optical drives but I think I found one today that is non-raid which should work fine. Anyways, I am really thinking of the UD5 but looking at the UD7 also.

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    Well done sky and Logan, Excellent review.
    Indeed this is one of the sexist looking AMD boards from Asus.
    Unfortunately the Crosshair 4 Forumla paired with a x6 1090T cost almost the
    same price as an i7-930 bundled with a mid range x58 motherboard in the local stores from where i live.

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    Great review! Asus did it again with another outstanding board. By the way guys the Rampage 3 Extreme should be shipped out to Sky in the next couple of days !

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    Posted the review on other forums. Jake Mete and Logan Walter, keep the reviews coming... no time for breaks

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lil' Dead View Post
    Posted the review on other forums. Jake Mete and Logan Walter, keep the reviews coming... no time for breaks
    how aobut time for finishing the term

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