Look here: http://www.legitreviews.com/article/1746/1/
This means we have to wait a bit longer for the 8 DIMM socket models to appear, but maybe the price of 8 GB sticks will start to come down. Interesting times ahead.
Asus,GB, Intel all releasing 8 slot boards from the get go (or so they say)
Actually, Scott, what the article stated was that 8-slot motherboards will be relatively few at launch. Most of the launch-day LGA 2011 motherboards will have only four DIMM slots.
Good to know there will be some, though.