Asus P9X79 (Intel X79 chipset) reviews

16 customer reviews

+ This motherboard scores very high on features. - It has no outstanding negative points.

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9.4 out of 10 based on 16 reviews.
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Score 9.0/10
Good points:
works with
DDR3 1600MHz 16G 2x240 Dimm Unbuffered 10-10-10-27 with Vengeance Blue Heat Spreader
although it wasnt in the compatable memory list
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 9.0
Design 10.0
Compatibility 9.0
Performance 10.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 27 Aug 2013

Adam, Hertfordshire

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
Comprehensive installation instructions, clear on board labels.
Bad points:
Not quite so clear instructions for the new BIOS, but nothing that a little googling didn't overcome.
Overall rating 10.0
Design 10.0
Compatibility 10.0
Performance 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 21 Mar 2014

kieran, Dudley pc enthuisiast

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
the mobo is great for overclocking the asus software is faultless so powerfull with a good cpu i recomend the i7 3820 3.6 overclocked to 4.7 with the asus software
Bad points:
no ide or floppy but who needs them so no bad points for me
Overall rating 10.0
Design 10.0
Compatibility 10.0
Performance 10.0
Value for money 9.0
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Confirmed purchase: 02 Nov 2012


Manufacturer's Description

At the very top end of motherboard performance, the P9X79 series from ASUS based on the latest Intel X79 Chipset and 2011 Socket brings you complete power, enhanced with unmatched flexibility and boundless tuning possibilities. These new boards launch with the world’s first digital power controls for both the CPU and memory, thanks to exclusive ASUS New DIGI+ Power Control Technology. They further put power right in your hand via UEFI BIOS, the most detailed and accessible BIOS ever, allowing you to tune your system to its full performance potential. While user-friendly from the ground-up, the P9X79 Series ships with the latest features, including exclusive ASUS SSD caching for one-click performance boosting through the benefits of solid state drive technology. You also get USB BIOS Flashback for the easiest ever BIOS modification – all it takes is a USB stick and one button press! Sign up for total power and performance insight with the new ASUS P9X79 Series.

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