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Old 11-10-2006, 01:27 PM   #51
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For motherboard wise, I would go with a MSI or Asus. Those are my favorite mobos and I never had problems with either brands.
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For motherboard wise, I would go with a MSI or Asus. Those are my favorite mobos and I never had problems with either brands.
Good point, but frankly, anything with a lot of positive feedback on newegg should do well.

I'll get on those combos for ya.
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I'll get on those combos for ya.
Much appreciated, but no rush. I just found out my upgrading budget will be set back a few months :(
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Thats changes everything...LOL
DirectX 10 will be out soon and the new video cards will change the pricing of the earlier cards.

The good news is your current system should run FSX as is,:

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