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G1. Sniper 5






Reviews

Warning : There will be a very light hiss when pairing the AMP'd audio port with low impedance headphones.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/gigabyte_z87_g1_sniper_5_review_motherboard,1.html

http://www.hardwareheaven.com/reviews/1762/pg1/4th-gen-intel-core-i7-4770k-processor-review-feat-gigabyte-g1sniper-5-motherboard-introduction.html




G1. Sniper M5






Reviews

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Haswell OC Guide By Sin0822

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G1. 5 <---- I really like this board and It will be mine....Oh yes, it will be mine.
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I'll be joining soon, gotta get off my arse and order the M5.
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Got mine in the mail yesterday!
Its peeking out from behind the 7970s tongue.gif

Ill do a detailed review once I get my rig together. Including a detailed review of the audio.
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Good job on the thread. It is always nice to see other user reviews !

Hey is it true on the latest BIOSes you can't key in voltages in windows mode? I need to know this b/c I can't test this right now as I am out of town until Monday and if this is true I need to tell someone when i see them today.
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GOT MY SYSTEM TOGETHER :D

HOLY. MOTHER. OF. GOD.

This motherboard is just...AMAZING from a software standpoint. I'll have all my pictures up....eventually (tonight or tomorrow)

TBH, the BIOS for this thing is INSANE. I was completely lost at first when trying to set up my RAID and RAM settings.

 

 

 

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Good job on the thread. It is always nice to see other user reviews !

Hey is it true on the latest BIOSes you can't key in voltages in windows mode? I need to know this b/c I can't test this right now as I am out of town until Monday and if this is true I need to tell someone when i see them today.

Yes you can key in the voltages. It's a little finicky, as is anything with a "windows mode" BIOS.


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Anybody else have bag lag in the bios (G1 Sniper 5)?
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keeping my tabs on this Sniper 5; cant wait how this Board OCs
the Bios on the Z87X-OC looks UBER cool but is it same on Sniper 5 ?
     
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Anybody else have bag lag in the bios (G1 Sniper 5)?

My first couple of minute with this board were shady. I was trying to put in the correct settings for my RAM and it kept freezing. But after about 30 minutes of dealing with the freezes it started to work just fine. I was praying it would snap out of it, luckily the board came to and was a breeze.
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