Gigabyte GA-890FXA-UD5

  • Gigabyte GA-890FXA-UD5
91
Based on 7 scores, 14 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    6
  • Good:
    1
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Great motherboard styling, 6 Core AMD Support, Core Unlock Feature, USB Charge Option, Full Bandwidth 3-Way Crossfire, Decent Motherboard Cooling, Backlit Onboard Buttons (pwr/rst/cmos)
  • Good Quality, Can handle 4 way Crossfire X, Good overclockability, Stable

Cons:

  • Nothing

Expert reviews and ratings

By APC Magazine on 90

Looking for an AMD board with all the best features but you only have a small budget? The 890FXA-UD5 might just be the board for you.The UD5 has an impressive list of features, including a newly revised, low-profile heat sink that has been redesigned...

By The Best Case Scenario on 100

This was my first premium level motherboard and to say the least I am impressed. For years I had the mindset that as long as the motherboard worked, the cheapest was the best option. After having the chance to take an in-depth look at the Gigabyte...

By Legit Reviews on -

The GIGABYTE 890FXA-UD5 may not have been the fastest AMD 890FX based board that we have tested, but the performance difference is near negligible. The lower cost of the GIGABYTE 890FXA-UD5 is anything but negligible!...

By Ninjalane on 100

It has been quite some time since we last reviewed an AMD enabled motherboard and much to our surprise not much has changed. Granted the processors have gotten more powerful and they overclock better however none of that can be realized if your...

By X-bit Labs on -

Gigabyte GA-890FXA-UD5 is an excellent choice for anyone. There is nothing excessive, everything you need for successful overclocking and system fine-tuning is there. The mainboard supports all legacy...

By Techgage on -

Although this was the first 890FX board I really had the opportunity to spend a lot of time benchmarking the heck out of, I come out of testing impressed, although that in itself isn't too surprising. As a whole, the 890FXA-UD5 reminds me a lot of...

By Bjorn3D on 90

As you can see, the Gigabyte 890FX-UD7 with the AMD 1055T CPU is a rather powerful solution for just about anyone. This combination was handling anything I could throw at it, and then keep asking me for more through out my testing. Even I have to...

By ComputerPowerUser on 80

This board performed well in our tests and is priced within a reasonable range for an enthusiast motherboard, especially considering the number of features that come with...

By Pureoverclock on -

The Gigabyte 890FXA-UD5 is a premium AM3 motherboard, and enthusiasts will no doubt be looking at it as an option for AMD's Thuban hex-core chips, particularly if SATA III and USB 3.0 are on the wish list of upgrade features. In terms of layout and...

By Motherboards.org on 85

The GIGABYTE 890FXA-UD5 motherboard is an interesting board in several respects. CPU Unlock allows the locked CPU cores of an x3 CPU to be unlocked (Note, not all locked CPUs can unlock). The ability to charge my iPhone whether the computer is on or...

By Pro-Clockers on -

The Gigabyte 890FXA-UD5 will be one of those motherboards that will be mentioned a lot by those looking for a very good AMD AM3 motherboard with all the bells and whistles. We are not just talking about USB 3.0 and SATA 600 being implemented into the...

International Review By Hartware.net on 90

Gigabyte hat mit dem 890FXA-UD5 alles richtig gemacht. Der Preis liegt noch auf einem akzeptablen Niveau, die Ausstattung ist für den Alltag ausgezeichnet und auch die Features sind in einem sinnvollen Rahmen gehalten. Die Leistung in Spielen kann...

International Review By HardwareMX on -

Finalmente llegamos a las conclusiones sobre el producto revisado.Este producto de Gigabyte es una opción interesante si queremos armar una plataforma basada en procesadores Phenom II X6, ya que dispone de un excelente diseño en cuanto a sus...

International Review By MadBoxpc on -

La 890FXA-UD5 es una placa que prometía muchísimo para quienes buscan una solución high end en la plataforma AMD. Lamentablemente la distribución de los componentes es una pesadilla y el nivel de overclock es bueno pero no al nivel...