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I know there has been reviews of this board before, but it's always better to have a few different perspectives.

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The Sabertooth X58 is a new offering from ASUS’ TUF "Military" series of motherboards. I guess if you ever find yourself in a fox hole avoiding enemy fire and you’ve got a desktop PC handy with some way to power it, a PC built around the Sabertooth X58 is what you should be packing.
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I'm thinking about replacing my MSI X58M X58 with this on my i7 system Love the look!
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You won't be disappointed if you get the Sabertooth. I love it. It's a good departure from the overplayed red and black theme.
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You won't be disappointed if you get the Sabertooth. I love it. It's a good departure from the overplayed red and black theme.
...I like the red and black theme

lol

Yeah, the Sabertooth looks like it would fit well aesthetically in my Cosmos S
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You won't be disappointed if you get the Sabertooth. I love it. It's a good departure from the overplayed red and black theme.
There is a reason it's overplayed. Because it is super! I think if anything works once, it works every time. Beat that dead horse until you can't even tell it's a horse anymore!
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you made me copy & paste the link. damn you!
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Considering this board with the Xeon E5620 Westmere. Am hoping it supports Xeon Westmere's right out of the box? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819117234
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I'm still waiting for somebody to realize these boards are awesome a release a water cooling block for the board... it would be sooo amazing!
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The bottom line is that the Sabertooth X58 is a fantastic board. Fortunately or unfortunately parallels and outright comparisons between this board and the Rampage III Formula are inevitable. I had the Rampage III Formula on my mind the entire time I worked with the Sabertooth X58. It’s easily 95% of what the Rampage III Formula offers but at about two thirds the price. It’s a hell of a bargain on that note. However, while this board is perhaps easier to overclock and very similar in regard to stability and features on paper, the lower price point comes at a cost.
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nice...
It indeed is. Very nice board.
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Great board but Gigabyte is better
    
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