• Asus P9X79 WS
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Pros:

  • Excellent overclocking, 2,3 & 4-way SLI compatible, Full UEFI BIOS, BIOS flashback function, Don't need CPU for BIOS flash, Many USB 3.0 ports, Dual Intel Server Grade NIC, Highly efficient DIGIpower system, Server level compatibility, ASUS SSD Cachin
  • Rare motherboard designed specifically for professional users, Twin gigabit Ethernet ports, Supports quadGPU setups, Quick Gate allows internal installation of expensive USB dongles, Six PCIE x16 (physical) slots, Lots of ASUSspecific features: DIGI
  • Fantastic overclocker, Quad Channel Memory up to 2400MHz DDR3 (O.C.), Dual Intel Gigabit LAN, ASUS DIP 3, ASUS SSD Caching, USB 3.0 via Asmedia controller with USB Boost, USB BIOS Flashback, PCIE 3.0 Ready, AI Suite II, DIGI Power Control, MemOK!, 4Way SL

Cons:

  • No eSATA ports
  • Clearance issues with graphics card in the last PCIE slot, CEB form factor may not fit in some cases, Expensive, professionallevel product, Performance indicator obscured even in a twographics card system, Manual does not describe PCIE lane allocation amo

Expert reviews and ratings

By bjorn3d.com on 100

When reviewing the WS board we really had to put ourselves in the perspective of what kind of user ASUS has in mind here, and with the major amounts of work computers do these days, there is a very large market for it. One area we do not think is...

By Benchmark Reviews on 89

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 Hi Tech Legion on

After years of experience in crafting motherboards, ASUS stands with a varied and robust lineup for the X79 platform. There is a reason why ASUS is number one and that is because of bold and innovative product designs. ASUS’ successful designs are...

By Tom's Hardware UK on

Our flagship motherboard comparison announcement was answered with an interesting selection of models, along with a bunch of “not ready yet” responses. Today we examine a few samples from companies bold enough to step up to the plate during launch...

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 3dnews.ru on

Материнская плата ASUS P9X79 WS полностью...