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ASUS M5A99FX PRO R2.0 AM3+ reviews?

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I try to get this MB for the AMD FX 6200 for gaming but can't find any review for it..
I just gonna OC a little bit not too crazy..
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hello,
iam very jelly if you do,my board is excellent for its tag,that is even better.thumb.gif
    
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Looks like not many people has this MB here..
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How is that board working out? I am considering sending my gigabyte 990x ud3 back and getting something new,But I cant seem to find any reviews on it either
post #5 of 9
This board just came out
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Originally Posted by truckerguy View Post

This board just came out
It's been out for a couple weeks it looks like it has one of those fake heatpipes between the vrm's and nb on it
Edited by waltcujo - 7/28/12 at 10:42am
post #7 of 9
everything Ive read on it I like
post #8 of 9
Does anyone know if this board has the on board raid support? it does not say in the description on newegg or the asus site,it seems odd to me that they would leave it out of the description I thought that the amd sb had it built in

EDIT: it does support raid sorry
Edited by waltcujo - 7/28/12 at 10:43am
post #9 of 9
I realize this thread is kind of old, but here's a review on the Asus M5A99FX Pro 2.0 from Nov. 13th 2012:

http://www.hitechlegion.com/reviews/motherboards/31671-asus-m5a99fxpro-r2?showall=&limitstart=

Apparently, they really liked its overclocking capabilities and stability and gave it a "Gold" award.

After browsing the Vishera overclocking forums here on overclock.net and reading this review, I'm going to buy one today, as a matter of fact. Seems like a way to get Asus Sabretooth 2.0 quality and stability for $35 less if you're only ever going to do 2 graphics card crossfire/SLI, which is me. I consider more than 2 graphics cards to be a waste anyhow, since there is such a diminishing return after 2 cards. I'm going to put another 7950 card in and crossfire.
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