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Reviewing biggrin.gif

http://www.overclock.net/t/1274733/my-asus-maximus-v-formula-review Hope its ok redface.gif
Edited by driftingforlife - 6/26/12 at 10:17am
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post #32 of 4012
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Originally Posted by zk1mpls View Post

I believe so.
Pardon this (probably stupid) question: if the ASMedia SATA ports are storage-only, can I plug in an Optical drive in its port, provided that all of my other Intel SATA ports are populated? Just curious. LOL.

Can't see why not.
Edited by McDown - 6/26/12 at 10:24am
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post #33 of 4012
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Originally Posted by driftingforlife View Post

Reviewing biggrin.gif
http://www.overclock.net/t/1274733/my-asus-maximus-v-formula-review Hope its ok redface.gif

Ohh. nice. Phelan you should post this review on the op as well.
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post #34 of 4012
I just got this board (and just swapped to intel) so it's still new to me, but i had to update to the latest BIOS cause i was having terrible mouse lag for some reason ( which did fix the issue). Also, when i installed my HDD( from other PC) i got a BSOD(0x0000007B) so i had to reformat my drive. I'm also getting a CPU fan error at post, i've got it plugged into the right header but it has something to do with getting below 600rpm, anyone know how to make it run 100%?
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post #35 of 4012
Go into fan control and disable the Q-fan contol for it.

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Edited by driftingforlife - 6/26/12 at 5:03pm
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post #36 of 4012
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If that doesn't work try lowering the CPU fan speed. That's what did it for me.
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post #37 of 4012
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I noticed some of us use big cases with the GENE. How do you guys feel about this? I my self use a CM 690 and it's giant compared to the GENE. Also whats your guys start up time?
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post #38 of 4012
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I noticed some of us use big cases with the GENE. How do you guys feel about this? I my self use a CM 690 and it's giant compared to the GENE. Also whats your guys start up time?

If the Formula and Ivy Bridge would've been available when I bought my rig I would've gotten them, but they weren't. I got the Gene because I wanted a Z77 ROG board and this was the only one available at the time. I particularly wanted it for the color scheme as I bought all my parts in a color-coordinated fashion. I specifically wanted a white/red/black build with red LEDs.
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^ So... any plans switching to the Formula when it comes out?
    
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post #40 of 4012
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If the Formula and Ivy Bridge would've been available when I bought my rig I would've gotten them, but they weren't. I got the Gene because I wanted a Z77 ROG board and this was the only one available at the time. I particularly wanted it for the color scheme as I bought all my parts in a color-coordinated fashion. I specifically wanted a white/red/black build with red LEDs.

ah. When I was motherboard shopping I was actually looking to get the Sabertooth Z77 but I went with the GENE because I didn't see why I needed to spend 40$ more on a few more ports. I'm happy with my decisions but I think I'll be buying a smaller case.
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