ASRock Fatal1ty X79 Champion

  • ASRock Fatal1ty X79 Champion
90
Based on 6 scores, 12 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    6
  • Good:
    0
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Excellent feature bundle for the price, Nicely optimized and truly useful BIOS and software package, Excellent clocking capability, Fantastic audio rendering, Excellent power consumption, Clean and simple colorthemed layout, Fully functional AMI UEFI BIOS, including mouse support and support for 3 TB drives....

Cons:

  • CPU performance with tested hardware is a bit underwhelming, QuadSLI support requires an additional bridge purchase, BIOS is in need of some minor fixes, Not enough cables provided for all internal SATA ports.

Expert reviews and ratings

By HardwareHeaven on 90

Starting with the build quality of the Fatal1ty X79 Champion we have a board which offers a decent level of components. We are big fans of the TI USB 3.0 controller, have had good experience in the past with Broadcom LAN (though would often opt for...

By eTeknix on

When in the market for a motherboard, most users who have decided on Intel for their processor are left with a big choice, do they go X79 or Z77? Well it comes down really to your main use of the system and more so your budget. Z77 is typically the chip...

By TweakTown on 94

Coming in with a price tag of $359.99, the ASRock Fatal1ty X79 Champion isn't a cheap motherboard, but saying that it comes in at a cheaper price point than we expected it would. While the board clearly has a lot of highlights, I think the one that...

By AnandTech on

We have a long wait until Ivy Bridge-E hits the shelves, and until that point the dichotomy between the features and price of both Sandy Bridge-E and Ivy Bridge will continue to weigh on the minds of performance enthusiasts. But does it weigh on the...

By Ocaholic on 90

ly the ASRock Fatal1ty X79 Champion's layout has been very well thought Once more practical are the angled SATA connectors There are also practical power and resetbuttons along with a clr_CMOS which one is on the back panel very accessible Furthermore...

By Kitguru.net on 90

An excellent alternative to the Asus Rampage IV...

By techPowerUp! on 89

After spending a lot of time with the ASRock Fatal1ty X79 Champion, although the results were a bit low on the CPU side, the low power consumption and obvious reasoning as to why it underperformed, has left me quite happy with the complete package....

By Legion Hardware on

Today we are checking out two elite Asrock motherboards designed to accommodate the very latest Intel processors. The Fatal1ty X79 Champion is designed to be the ultimate Sandy Bridge-E motherboard, while the Z77 Extreme9 provides a feature rich...

International Review By LaptopWorld DK on 90

Det har været fantastisk spændende at teste AsRock X79 Fatal1ty Champion. Bundkortet har skuffet hvad angår rå ydelse og så alligevel ikke. Forskellen har været latterlig lille og mere eller mindre uden betydning. Derudover er den voldsomme række af...

International Review By 3dnews.ru on

Розничная цена материнской платы ASRock Fatal1ty X79 Champion в октябре 2012 года составляла приблизительно 13 000 рублей. Если учесть высокий уровень продукта и его практически рекордные возможности расширения, можно сказать, что данная цена вполне...

International Review By Hispazone on

El X79 sigue siendo, aun pasados los meses, la plataforma más potente de Intel y la que permite, gracias a los procesadores Sandybridge-E, las configuraciones de tarjetas de ampliación, incluidas tarjetas gráficas, más extensas. Permite también...

International Review By xfastest.com on

X79平台總有著高貴、頂級的象徵,而華擎Fatal1ty系列就是針對玩家們特別開發的高階遊戲主機板。在幾個月前華擎就已推出 Fatal1ty X79 Professional主機板 ,一切的規格都相當高檔,但總覺得少了8 DIMM記憶體插槽的滿足感。 現在華擎再度推出Fatal1ty X79 Champion主機板,頂著冠軍的稱號,除了Professional版已有的高階規格之外,記憶體插槽升級成8 DIMM,並搭載了Creative Sound...