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Asus P8P67 Pro, update BIOS immediately?

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Just wondering for when it arrives. I usually would never update my BIOS unless there's issues, but I heard that for the Asus P67 Pro updating the BIOS to the latest version actually further helps you with overclocking your SB chip.

Just wondering if that's true? Thanks.
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Yeah, there are lots of improvements especially the cold boot issue that is a real PITA.
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You mean something newer than 1305?
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Yeah, there are lots of improvements especially the cold boot issue that is a real PITA.
Ah, thanks! So update to the latest BIOS or?
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You have nothing to worry about ,your mobo will come with the latest 1305,make sure you clear cmos and load optimized default settings
    
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As stated above, your B3 board will probably come with a recent BIOS version.

The B3 board I just got from MSI has a newer BIOS.
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You have nothing to worry about ,your mobo will come with the latest 1305,make sure you clear cmos and load optimized default settings
Okay, cool. Thanks for the fast replies guys.
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thanks for making this thread, this is exactly what I was looking for!

I just got the b3, installing windows right now. Do I still need to clear cmos?
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thanks for making this thread, this is exactly what I was looking for!

I just got the b3, installing windows right now. Do I still need to clear cmos?
If you are having cold boot issues I would, if not no.
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what exactly is the cold boot issue? I'm guessing its the double reset? I dont know how it looks like lol can you explain please
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