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    MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition

    Black and white styling for the masses.
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    Re: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition

    Is there a reason manufacturers keep putting analogue video ports on motherboards?

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    Re: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition

    I cant say that having a legacy PCI slot is a bad thing. Would have loved to have been able to keep my PCI soundcard when I upgraded but there isn't really many options for that these days.

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    Re: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition

    That motherboard looks beautiful.
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    Re: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition

    Black and white is the best color combo ever.

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    Re: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition

    Quote Originally Posted by bridges009 View Post
    Is there a reason manufacturers keep putting analogue video ports on motherboards?
    Mine doesn't have any, I found myself asking the opposite question. I understand the need for more digital ports, but there isn't really a need to remove analogue ports.

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    Re: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition

    DEFINE R4 Arctic White-Window + MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition

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    Re: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition

    Why do you guys call PCI slots 'analogue' ports?

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    Re: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition

    Quote Originally Posted by LeetyMcLeet View Post
    Why do you guys call PCI slots 'analogue' ports?
    They are referring to the VGA socket on the I/O, not the PCI slots. Personally I like VGA to be there as it provides a handy testing port if you suspect a problem with the video card and don't have a spare handy.

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    Re: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition

    Such a nice board but it seems really sparse, has no one noticed how the board looks empty. Not complaining it is really nice, it'd look beautiful in a NZXT S340 White or in a White Define R4.

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