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Question asked by Jeffrey Arulraj in #Coffee Room on Aug 17, 2014
Jeffrey Arulraj
Jeffrey Arulraj · Aug 17, 2014
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I am looking for a mother board that can handle the following spec.
  • Must support 4th Gen ix processors
  • PCIe 3.0 x16 slots atleast 2
  • PCIe 2.0 x1 slots atleast 2
  • USB 3.0
  • HDMI
  • DVI
The first three or Mandatory and the rest can be tolerated using some external peripherals Posted in: #Coffee Room
Abhishek Rawal
Abhishek Rawal · Aug 17, 2014
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@Jeffrey Samuel Here you go : https://www.flipkart.com/asrock-z87-...=b_5&ref=d7f31689-fec2-46ff-bb77-3e1b39a922f2
This is more than enough

Asking out of curiosity , are you gonna Crossfire/SLI your GPUs ?
Jeffrey Arulraj
Jeffrey Arulraj · Aug 17, 2014
Rank A2 - PRO
Its for a friend Mate. He wanted to host a live streaming some thing.

He was not able to use the new Black magic extension card. So he asked for a board that can handle 2GB graphic card and 2 cards in PCIe 16x and in 1x so asked.

Thanks for the reply
Abhishek Rawal
Abhishek Rawal · Aug 18, 2014
Rank A2 - PRO
Jeffrey Samuel
Its for a friend Mate. He wanted to host a live streaming some thing.

He was not able to use the new Black magic extension card. So he asked for a board that can handle 2GB graphic card and 2 cards in PCIe 16x and in 1x so asked.

Thanks for the reply
Tell your friend to read this awesome article about relation between PCIe slot BW & GPU Bandwidth.
https://www.tested.com/tech/457440-theoretical-vs-actual-bandwidth-pci-express-and-thunderbolt/

Remember, practically GPUs can't fully saturate the BW of the PCIe slot.

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