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    Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP or Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP ?

    Hi,

    Which motherboard would you recommend out of the following and why ?

    Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP
    Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP

    I have the following hardware to go into it..

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    BFG 9600GT OC2 GFX
    2GB Corsair PC2-6400

    Thanks,

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    Re: Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP or Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP ?

    The cheaper one

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    Re: Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP or Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP ?

    Definetely the Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP.
    Not much difference basically.Just a little bit of extra cooling heatsinks.

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    Re: Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP or Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP ?

    I have got the Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP, good board and cheaper.
    Cave canem!

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    Re: Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP or Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP ?

    I have the premium and its awesome i would reccommend it
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    Re: Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP or Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP ?

    cheaper one.
    i have the cheaper out of those boards and it has enough features.

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    Re: Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP or Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP ?

    Or would you suggest going for an ABIT IP35 Pro instead ?

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    Re: Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP or Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP ?

    Have a look at this

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    Last edited by kmac; 23-04-2008 at 05:00 PM.

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    Re: Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP or Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP ?

    I'd go for the P5K-E WIFI-AP.

    There's not really that much difference between it and the premium. Only difference being cooling and some raid options.

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    It's also the one I have.

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    Re: Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP or Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP ?

    Quote Originally Posted by kmac View Post
    Have a look at this

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    I assume the Deluxe on that link is somewhere in between those two.

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    Re: Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP or Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP ?

    Quote Originally Posted by pav View Post
    I assume the Deluxe on that link is somewhere in between those two.
    oops my bad, thought it was the preium featured, not the deluxe

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    Re: Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP or Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP ?

    the deluxe is the DDR3 version of this motherboard... (IIRC)

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    Re: Asus P5K Premium/WiFi-AP or Asus P5K-E/WIFI-AP ?

    Quote Originally Posted by jackvdbuk View Post
    the deluxe is the DDR3 version of this motherboard... (IIRC)
    I believe you are referring to the P5K3 Deluxe, rather than the P5K Deluxe.

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