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Originally Posted by Silent Scone View Post

When the product page is updated you can use the compare tool.

http://www.asus.com/uk/Compare/

The Asus NA compare site only works in Chrome so I don't use it. But I can see there are a lot of differences. No Wifi, No giant plastic cover over the audio.
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post #1932 of 5773
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Originally Posted by BrokenPC View Post

The Asus NA compare site only works in Chrome so I don't use it. But I can see there are a lot of differences. No Wifi, No giant plastic cover over the audio.


Both the Deluxe and Premium have Wifi and plastic shroud, so not sure where you are looking. Both boards are equipped with 802.11ac Wi-Fi.
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Originally Posted by llantant View Post

I want that board.

Not so fast ROG grasshopper....No externally accessible BIOS flashback or CMOS reset buttons. Heck, even my P8P67 Deluxe has one. Instead you get WiFi (baggage) and another Lan port (baggage). Also, they state OC beyond 4.8GHz, does that mean a binned Skylake is included in the package? Or are they insinuating that the reason why the Deluxe hasn't been able to attain 4.8GHz in reviews has something to do with the board and not the CPUs available at the time?

First, I would ask if there's a ROG refresh (other than the current Extreme) waiting around the corner with the features you find attractive. Asus is full of it when it comes to marketing tricks like the use of superlatives in naming boards (Pro Gaming and mATX Plus come to mind) in order that you eventually end up buying two or more boards for the same platform.
Edited by oparr - 11/9/15 at 8:02am
post #1934 of 5773
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Originally Posted by Silent Scone View Post

Both the Deluxe and Premium have Wifi and plastic shroud, so not sure where you are looking. Both boards are equipped with 802.11ac Wi-Fi.

See, now I am looking at the Pro, lol.. I need to wake up :-)
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What happened to the ROG site.
Trying to RMA stuff here. mad.gif
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Hey guys any help with this ?
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Originally Posted by oparr View Post

Not so fast ROG grasshopper....No externally accessible BIOS flashback or CMOS reset buttons. Heck, even my P8P67 Deluxe has one. Instead you get WiFi (baggage) and another Lan port (baggage). Also, they state OC beyond 4.8GHz, does that mean a binned Skylake is included in the package? Or are they insinuating that the reason why the Deluxe hasn't been able to attain 4.8GHz in reviews has something to do with the board and not the CPUs available at the time?

First, I would ask if there's a ROG refresh (other than the current Extreme) waiting around the corner with the features you find attractive. Asus is full of it when it comes to marketing tricks like the use of superlatives in naming boards (Pro Gaming and mATX Plus come to mind) in order that you eventually end up buying two or more boards for the same platform.

I like my hero so wont be getting one. Just really like the look on that board is all. Didnt really mean anything by it smile.gif Im happy with mine.
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Is the new hero bios working with adaptive?

I've got so much on my plate at the moment I don't have the time to check.
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post #1939 of 5773
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Is the new hero bios working with adaptive?

I've got so much on my plate at the moment I don't have the time to check.

Should work fine.
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@Mack42 happy to report that the vengeance lpx 2x16gb @2666 works in the z170i PG board
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