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    I say this knowing full well you're a total Abit fanboi Buff but I don't have high hopes for this board...

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    I like the black bios, matches the pcb! :-p

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    How can they call that a MAX?

    It only really has 3 slots for all intents and purposes

    Need more boards with 3-4 PCI-E 8x or 16x, plus at least 2 PCI.....

    I fail to see the point in adding these 1x PCI-E slots.....waste of space.
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    Quote Originally Posted by shaithis
    I fail to see the point in adding these 1x PCI-E slots.....waste of space.
    perhaps ther hoping for a sudden influx of 1x cards?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sumanji
    I say this knowing full well you're a total Abit fanboi Buff but I don't have high hopes for this board...
    a lot of other people do have high hopes, though - the existing AW8D is a superb board.

    Quote Originally Posted by shaithis
    How can they call that a MAX?
    The MAX product line historically has no legacy connectors & is about max performance/overclocking rather than being feature filled.

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    it seems to overclock rather well according to a few posts on XS, infact more so than any other conroe capable mobo

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    Well I'm gonna have to eat my words now... this board looks to be performing damn well on a Beta BIOS

    Preview at Anandtech

    Looks like we may have a new sweetheart for Conroe!

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    Out next week too

    Quote Originally Posted by ABIT Max
    Sep 13-15th,it shall be available in Overclocker,Scan,Aria,CCL......shall all available by Abit reseller.
    http://forums.hexus.net/showthread.php?t=84570

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    I'm in two minds whether to get the AW9D or Asus P5B Deluxe. Leaning towards the Asus given the really positive reaction to the new 0614 BIOS... choices choices hehe
    Last edited by Listy2021; 10-09-2006 at 07:48 PM.

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