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Asrock x58

Discussion in 'Motherboards & Memory' started by Fitseries3, Nov 16, 2008.

  1. Fitseries3

    Fitseries3 Eleet Hardware Junkie

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    first thing i noticed was the NB cooler.... exactly like the one asus uses... cause asrock is asus.

    but yeah.... i really like this board. if the price is right i may get one...

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    what you guys think?
     
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    I won't mention the colour scheme. ;)

    Do we have a spec sheet with this, obviously it's going to be slightly different as I presume it's a lower end X58.
     
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    lower end? you kidding? low end wouldn't have 4 pcie slots.

    color schemes change.
     
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    They're stealing Gigabyte's Lucky Charms! :laugh:
     
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    Hence why I've asked about the specification. These PCIe slots could be 2 x 16 or 2 x 8. They may have compromised something

    Damn right!
     
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    IDE and PS2? wtf? I thought those died years ago.
     
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    green is 16x v2 and blue is 8x v2(16x v1)
     
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    qft. Me and fit have discussed this; he'll never give up his ps/2 keyboard.:roll:
     
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    untill someone gives me a usb one that isnt huge this ps2 one works fine for me. ;)

    IDE and floppy can just go die somewhere though.
     
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    pink and green woot
     
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    None of the X58 chipsets are low-end mainboards.
    X58 chipset IS an high-end chipset for motherboard, just like X48...
     
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    Oooh I a beg your pardon. Maybe low-end was the wrong term, maybe I should have said value.
     
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    i wouldnt get a Asrock also
     
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    I lurve floppy! :D Until someone provides a 100% working USB boot solution I actually use one for flashing purposes.
     
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    Why is everyone putting the 3rd PCI-E x16 slot so close to the bottom, where you are going to have to use a water cooling or find a card with single slot!!!
     
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    ???????????

    whats the problem? most cases have plenty of room for it.
     
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    Wow, the rest of the parts of that PC would definitely make it a super computer lol, you crazy guy with the everchanging rig. Wait a sec, you have an x58 board anyway, why do you need another?
     
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    Asrock they make excellent boards ( for celerons ) :D
    And nothing wrong with that color scheme it will go lovely with pink teddy bear :D
     
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    I`m using USB for flashing it works fine.
     
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    i have figured it out this is a mobo for cases without a window
     
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    LOL
     
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    Or just skip having a case altogether, like me. lol.

    Anyway, it's an ASRock, I wouldn't buy it. The hardware is probably quality, but I bet the BIOS support and OCing are shit.
     
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    Nice layout ........but that pink.:shadedshu
     
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    All I have to say is...WATERMELON RAM SLOTS!!!
     
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    cant you guys bitch about something thats performance related? pink and green has never impacted the boards performance whatsoever.
     

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