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Poll Results: BIOS or UEFI?

 
  • 75% (94)
    UEFI! Innovative, Yet still powerful and reliable!
  • 24% (30)
    BIOS! Old ways are the best!
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post #11 of 58
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Originally Posted by bratas;12223368 
Gigabyte will eventually switch over to UEFI (once all the bugs are worked out) as stated oh almost a month ago. If they can get everything transferred over from CLI to GUI then great. However it is a well known fact CLI always gives you more indepth tweakability than GUI. Is GUI prettier, easier for non-talented yes.

But it's like Cisco CLI for IOS vs Cisco Works. CLI is always better.

However, BIOS is not a CLI. It is a text menu GUI.



Also, I want to note that CLI is better for low-level commands. However it is not universally better. GUI is better for multi-select, data display, reporting, etc. I work in UNIX but also work with gigabytes of data and analysis.
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post #12 of 58
I never said that BIOS would never be better than UEFI, UEFI still has bugs currently. What I stated originally was in response to the claim that BIOS will not support 2TB hdd, which is not the case with Gigabyte's new BIOS. Since your comparing UEFI to BIOS. The only P67 mobo that still has BIOS is Gigabyte, the only boards with UEFI is P67.
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post #13 of 58
Thread Starter 
I find it funny how some people say"EUFI" rather than "UEFI." And to ensure that I didn't make a spelling mistake I Wikipedia'd EUFI and it redirected me to "Artificial uterus." Yeah I don't think Artificial uterus have anything to do with this subject.
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post #14 of 58
I can use my mouse in it, and ASUS UEFI is just sexy, therefore UEFI wins... biggrin.gif
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post #15 of 58
From what I've seen of ASUS' implementation of UEFI and other associated features like the one-click overclock, I'm intrigued to say the least. Though I have absolutely no problems with the bios as it is now -- for overclocking purposes. If the UEFI is any faster at startup, however, I'd take it in a heartbeat. What good is a raging comp on 'roids when it has to sit back and wait for the old man in the bios to get through its routine?
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post #16 of 58
Well, I have a P67-UD7 board..

So no UEFI for me... frown.gif
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post #17 of 58
BIOS is on the way out and it deserves to be, even the current implantation of UEFI is better then the good old bios.
Bratas, msi has done UEFI well before p67 came out.
post #18 of 58
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Originally Posted by Track;12225684 
Well, I have a P67-UD7 board..

So no UEFI for me... frown.gif

Still a great board though, nothing to be sad about whatsoever. wink.gif
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post #19 of 58
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Originally Posted by Sheyster;12225718 
Still a great board though, nothing to be sad about whatsoever. wink.gif

I can still be sad.. sadsmiley.gif
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post #20 of 58
I expect the new AMD 9-series chipset-based motherboards will include UEFI instead of BIOS on them.

I simply love the fact of seeing our ancient BIOS be retired from production. It was the most ancestral part in our computers. Geez. Even PS2 was retired at some time.
Edited by Artikbot - 2/1/11 at 12:12pm
   
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