(hubs8907 @ Jan 29 2005, 07:55 PM) Ok, I found the MSI K8N Neo4 SLI board at Newegg, here is the link.
' ">http://www.newegg.com/app/View...tion=13-130-487&depa=1 My other option is the A8N SLI that I can get from monarch in a combo with the 3500 newcastle, for about 5 bucks cheaper. In addition to that, i get farcry dvd version, hl2 via steam, and 4 months to napster.
Couple of questions,
1) Which motherboard would be better?
2) Would it be better to get the Neo4 SLI over the A8N SLI?
3) Should I buy the Neo4?, or wait awhile. I have the cash availble...
If I think of anything else, I ask. Also, since this is probably a 1 day sale, it would be great if i could order it tonight. But I want you guys' opinion first.
1- Well both have about the same features. Theres only one real difference between the two. The MSI uses some creative audio chip and the Asus uses the ALC850. But if you have an external card your fine. The asus does have 2 extra PCIE 1x slots.
2- look up
3- Personally I would wait to see the ATI multi rendering. You must rememebr that the SLI mode will only benefit certain number of games. Im not so sure on PCI E yet as many people jsut arent ready for it.
EDIT: Im wrong I believe it does work 8x 8x on the msi.
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