Cheap x58 Motherboards/Help with RAM and GPU

I recently bought a Xeon x5570 for $10 and 2x Kingston KTD-PE313/4G DDR3 1333MHz RAM on Ebay, and I have two questions:

1. Where can I find a cheap (sub-$100 range) x58/LGA 1336 motherboard?
2. Will this Xyratex motherboard fit the Xeon CPU and function properly? I didn't see it on the supported motherboard websites, so I just wanted to make sure, because it seemed like a killer deal (and in case anyone else wanted to find a cheap x58 motherboard, if it works).
Or is this all I can do?
3. Will my RAM work on basically anything that's not proprietary? 
4. Should I get the GTX 1060 3 GB, 1050 Ti, or 1050 2GB? The maximum I want to do is $350.

Thank you!


  • cheapest way into x58 is a used board, hunting for a low price thru ebay, craigslist (or local equivalent), offerup, letgo, etc. Otherwise, repurposing an HP Z400 will do the trick. Got alot of info here.

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