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ASUS' Retail-Grade P6X58D Premium Motherboard Pictured

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#2
This board looks pretty decant.
 
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#3
Asus eats slots for breakfast.
They just ate the top slot for late dinner.
Tomorrow they will eat the reset and power key for Tri-fire/SLi.
 

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#4
Again with the pastel colours - gross! Still, I'm not starting the whole "motherboard aesthetics shouldn't matter blah blah blah" argument, because they do to me & that's what counts.

Price, performance, features and aesthetics.
 

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#5
looks nice, lets just hope you dont need those PCI slots

(due to the coloring of the slots, i dont think you can crossfire/SLI with the bottom two slots, making it impossible to use this board, dual GPU and PCI sound cards)
 

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Wow, This one of the very few without an IDE port if im right, hope other companies will follow this.

I do think that 1 pci if not any should be required, perhaps another pci e 1x or 4x
 
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I like it, although I would of preferred black on black.

yum.
 

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No more single IDE connector...my P6T still has that. comes in handy to back up old drives...
 
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Wow. Sata 6gb and usb 3.0 but NO esata!!

:shadedshu:shadedshu
 

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#10
Love the board and the colors. Let's see if they follow suit with an AM3 board now.
 

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I hate boards that have only 6 expansion slots.
 
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About time there was a new X58 board... can always count on asus to use proper colors. Gigabyte, biostar and just about every board maker besides evga pick colors too gross looking to put in any system with a side window.
 
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No more single IDE connector...my P6T still has that. comes in handy to back up old drives...
i agree that connector will get used on my new machine when i get one :laugh:
although there's always a usb caddy which i've not used before and don't know how good they are with data transfer
( i'm sure another member here will tell us all whether they are worth having ;) )