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    News - Gigabyte showcases next-gen boards; brings new features

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    Re: News - Gigabyte showcases next-gen boards; brings new features

    Triple channel memory?

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    Re: News - Gigabyte showcases next-gen boards; brings new features

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    Triple channel memory?
    Looks dual to me - one channel has four slots, the other, two.

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    Re: News - Gigabyte showcases next-gen boards; brings new features

    Nice board lineup. The major gripe for me though, is Gigabyte really needs to do away with those lego combination of slot/connector colours. Am I the only one who finds it makes their boards look tacky and cheap?

    Say it 'aint so. :|
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    Re: News - Gigabyte showcases next-gen boards; brings new features

    Quote Originally Posted by aidanjt View Post
    The major gripe for me though, is Gigabyte really needs to do away with those lego combination of slot/connector colours.
    What colours would you prefer? Everything in black? I don't think it looks too bad at all, personally...

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    Re: News - Gigabyte showcases next-gen boards; brings new features

    Quote Originally Posted by aidanjt View Post
    Nice board lineup. The major gripe for me though, is Gigabyte really needs to do away with those lego combination of slot/connector colours. Am I the only one who finds it makes their boards look tacky and cheap?
    Much better than DFI's all green.

    And the blue PCB is better than the old brown/rust that Asus still use.

    I like Gigabyte boards sctually

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    Re: News - Gigabyte showcases next-gen boards; brings new features

    Agreed, I really like their board designs

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    Re: News - Gigabyte showcases next-gen boards; brings new features

    It's actually just a shame the intel board isn't as interesting as the Intel one. Granted it has onboard video, so that takes up quite a lot of space on the backplane, but all those extra ports on the back of the Intel one is very cool.

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    Re: News - Gigabyte showcases next-gen boards; brings new features

    Quote Originally Posted by scaryjim View Post
    What colours would you prefer? Everything in black? I don't think it looks too bad at all, personally...
    Anything other than the toy blues, oranges, purples, and yellows. I'm alright with the colour of the boards themselves, just not the slots and connectors.
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    Re: News - Gigabyte showcases next-gen boards; brings new features

    Guys,

    When these come out will they have USB 2 or 3 ports?

    Just that im looking at this as my next upgrade path and if it means waiting an extra few months from the 55 initial release in order for USB3 to be standard then so be it.

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    Re: News - Gigabyte showcases next-gen boards; brings new features

    Don't know yet...article did mention the boards were "mock ups".

    Therefore, nothing is finalised yet I would expect.
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    Re: News - Gigabyte showcases next-gen boards; brings new features

    I actually like love DFi's use of colour



    the yellow looks great in contrast to the black

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    Nice. Definitely going to have to get myself a new motherboard soon, especially with eSATA integrated. My current eSATA connector is such a mess due to all the internal cables.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TAKTAK View Post
    I actually like love DFi's use of colour


    ok, the yellow is better than the green.

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    Re: News - Gigabyte showcases next-gen boards; brings new features

    asus black with blue white or oragne looks sexy

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