Asus P9X79 Pro

  • Asus P9X79 Pro
92
Based on 14 scores, 23 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    11
  • Good:
    3
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Excellent Overclocking without any stability issues.
  • DIGIPower Control for CPU and DRAM.
  • UEFI BIOS, ASUS SSD Caching.

Cons:

  • High priced enthusiast level motherboard solution.
  • Does not use new highly conductive Polymerized capacitors.

Expert reviews and ratings

By ThinkComputers on 100

It has actually been quite some time since I have reviewed an ASUS motherboard. The last one I reviewed was a P67 board, so it has been a while. I have reviewed many other boards and when I received the P9X79 Pro I once again realized why so many...

By Bit-tech.net on 83

The P9X79 Pro is most definitely a solid and well-featured motherboard. However, we’d prefer to have the fan-assisted VRM and Southbridge cooling and awesome Thermal Radar software offered by the Sabertooth X79, which costs just £19 more....

By Tom's Hardware UK on

With 40 lanes of PCIe 3.0 connectivity to host all of our high-bandwidth devices, LGA 2011 certainly qualifies as a premium processor interface. Today we examine seven X79-based motherboards that offer high-end features at a more palatable price. When...

By TechRadar on 90

Having recently looked at the Sabretooth X79 , it's now the turn of a motherboard a little lower down the food chain, the Asus P9X79 Pro. This board is lower down in relative terms only though, as the X79 is a high-end, enthusiast chipset. That...

By VR-Zone on 90

Conclusion Our verdict: This is not the cheapest X79 board by any means, but is one of the most polished and offers great value for money. As long as you're not into extreme overclocking - this is the X79 board to buy if you want great expansion...

By bjorn3d.com on 95

When it comes to latest technologies, new chipsets and CPU architectures, ASUS is always ahead of the game in the motherboard industry. Once again they have proven that they can deliver on time and still push the envelope in providing users with the...

By LanOC Reviews on 100

and FVThe test results confirm it; the P9X79 Pro is an amazing motherboard. But where the board really stands out is in the details that Asus has included. The UEFI BIOS is packed with features and adjustability, as well as the included software that...

By Benchmark Reviews on 90

IMPORTANT: Although the rating and final score mentioned in this conclusion are made to be as objective as possible, please be advised that every author perceives these factors differently at various points in time. While we each do our best to...

By Expert Reviews on 100

A fully-loaded and easily overclockable motherboard for Sandy Bridge Extreme processors...

By Hi Tech Legion on

If you have read any of my previous reviews you will know that there is always a story behind it. Today’s story is about Performance and the benefits any user will obtain by combining the correct components. Performance users should not be...

By Legit Reviews on

If you are looking for a great motherboard to build an Intel Sandy Bridge-E machine around, the ASUS P9X79 Pro was incredibly easy to work with, was rock solid, and has a feature set that that will make many...

By AnandTech on

It seems that every few months or so, we get a new socket and a slew of new chipsets from Intel. If we go back as far as 775 (mainstream), in consumer land, we have covered 1366 (enthusiast), 1156 (mainstream) and 1155 (mainstream). This is in...

International Review By Tweak.dk on 84

ASUS har med deres P9X79 Pro lavet et bundkort, der gerne vil det hele og som også kan det meste. Desværre vokser træerne bare ikke ind i himlen. Bundkortet lider derfor under et par små problemer. Bl.a. en meget svingende ydelse,...

International Review By HardWare Análisis on 94

A lo largo de este análisis hemos podido ver, sobre todo, una placa base solvente. De calidad. La placa base ASUS P9X79 PRO es un excelente ejemplo de cómo deberían de ser todas las placas base de gama alta: ofrece soporte para las...

International Review By Le comptoir du hardware on

Après cette série de tests aux résultats attendus, et avant de conclusionner sur la carte mère du test, nous allons juste faire une parenthèse sur le LGA2011 et son X79 alias Patsburg-A. Intel n'a pas réussi à...

International Review By Hardware.Info on

De eerste negen moederborden vallen ons allerminst tegen. Integendeel: je merkt aan alles dat moederbordfabrikanten echt hun best hebben gedaan om stuk voor stuk een goed product af te leveren. Een high-end platform als X79 is iets waarmee je je in de...

International Review By AwardFabrik on 80

Der Funktionsumfang des Mainboards ist riesig, die Performance stimmt und der Overclocker wird glücklich - das P9X79 Pro kann ohne zu zögern als eine sehr gelungene Platine bezeichnet werden. Gerade für Anwender, die mit einer starken SLI...

International Review By ferra.ru on

Материнская плата ASUS P9X79 Pro — хороший выбор для...

International Review By pcmagazine.ru on 100

Системная плата не обременена...

International Review By Tweak.dk on 95

ASUS P9X79 PRO er en god mellem vej for dem der ikke gider betale alverden for at få et ekstremt bundkort men alligevel ikke vel nøjes med det billigste, ASUS P9X79 PRO er en rigtig god mellem vej der imellem, med en masse gode features og...