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post #11 of 32
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Originally Posted by Kazumi;15348114 
So the 58Fx series was pretty bad, but besides that he's just over reacting? Figured as much. Thanks folks.



no such thing as 58fx
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post #12 of 32
Most of the people who have been having trouble with the Sabertooth 990fx, from what I have read seems to be user error. The CHV has had a bunch of issues, but once you get a good one it is good to go.

For the most part MSI is the company to steer clear from based on their cutting corners in circuit design and using too few vrm in their high end boards.
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post #13 of 32
No problems here using bios 0705. There is a beta bios version for the BD Cpus available as of 10/17/11. I wouldn't put a BD chip in these boards until a final version of the bios is available.
Edited by AMD2600 - 10/17/11 at 6:50pm
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I support AMD all the way, my current board is the first time i ever had an issue but i got the board knowing about the NB heat sink issue an it took me all of half hour to fix it. Since then i have never had any dramas at all,

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post #15 of 32
In my decade of building custom PCs for friends, family and clients I have most definitely learned that ASUS has the highest quality motherboards and by far the best customer service. The only time I have ever had an ASUS motherboard go on me is when I physically broke it. I used to build with Gigabyte, but ASUS is by far the winner imho.
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post #16 of 32
I've been using only ASUS boards since the early 2000s and never had a problem with them.
post #17 of 32
Thread Starter 
Thanks folks, good to see the love for Asus. I feel the same way as I've been using them for ages as well.
post #18 of 32
i haven't owned an asus in quite a few years (since the 775 days). the last one i owned was a p45 P5Q Deluxe. i wasn't to pleased with it and within a month replaced it with a gigabyte ud3p which i was extremely happy with. with this build i went with an asrock, and i was and still am quite pleased with them.

but out of the years i've built pc's, that last asus was the only really bad one i had. they are good boards, your friend sounds like he just had a bad experience with them and wont ever let them live it down.
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post #19 of 32
I have yet to see an issue other than factory defects which are rare.

My card.... is lovely.
 
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post #20 of 32
My first P8P67 died in it's first week of use. The replacement board runs like a champ though.

Pardon my spelling/grammer. Using Tapatalk
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