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    ASUS Unveils World's First PCI-Express 3.0 Motherboard for AMD Processors



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    Re: ASUS Unveils World's First PCI-Express 3.0 Motherboard for AMD Processors

    Isn't the way PCI-e 3.0 gets it speeds down to the better SNR, in which case when it comes to going from:

    3.0 > bridge > 2.0

    Is the extra noise just not going to be re-introduced when it turns back into 2.0 and negate any benefit? I'm guessing not, otherwise they wouldn't bother, but it would be interested to have a more through breakdown.
    Kalniel: "Nice review Tarinder - would it be possible to get a picture of the case when the components are installed (with the side off obviously)?"
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    for all intents it seems to be the same card minus some gays name on it and a shielded cover ? with OEM added to it - GoNz0.

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