7-Way Intel P55 Motherboard Round-Up

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One year after its introduction, Intel Core i7 processors remain unchallenged in the high-end desktop segment. However with the recent introduction of the Core i5 and the LGA1156 platform, all of a sudden we no longer feel the need to stretch out the budget and look into buying a Core i7 920 one way or the other. As we learned back in September, Intel effectively ripped out Hyper-Threading and dropped a memory channel with the Core i5.