Build a PC What do I need to know about motherboards?

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snacks

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I know that I'll have to pick one that can handle the power supply and have PCIE x16 slots, but what else do I need to know about motherboards for building a computer?
 

SNGX1275

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Socket. Determines which processors you can use.
Supported RAM types and speeds.
SLI or no.
Onboard video or no.
Amount of onboard IDE/SATA.
 
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