Gigabyte GA-X58A-OC

  • Gigabyte GA-X58A-OC
90
Based on 10 scores, 17 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    7
  • Good:
    3
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Many different ways to overclock.
  • Voltage measurement headers.
  • Onboard power, reset, clear CMOS and BIOS switch buttons.

Cons:

  • Price.
  • Not many consumer features

Expert reviews and ratings

By ThinkComputers on 90

The Gigabyte X58A-OC motherboard is an overclocking motherboard in every sense of the word. There are so many features to this board that make it perfect for overclocking. That being said I really cannot put this motherboard in the same category as...

By FutureLooks on 95

The GIGABYTE X58A-OC is an overclocking work of art. Its design, while not typical of GIGABYTE’s regular colour palette, is unique for a serious full sized ATX motherboard. This was likely the work of our overclocking friend, Hi Cookie. The VRM...

By Vortez on -

The GIGABYTE X58A-OC is a very addictive piece of hardware that will leave you in a state of euphoria when you beat your previous best SuperPI time, 3DMark or submit that suicidal CPU-Z validation shot. Conversely, it can leave you frustrated, as was...

By Ninjalane on 100

As overclockers and system enthusiasts we all have our ideas on what makes a good motherboard, some of us prefer to have a great set of features with the option to use them or not however for the hardcore overclocker those additional features only...

By Atomic MPC on 95

Not a board for everyone, but for the targeted market, it is simply...

By Ocaholic on 80

If you should be looking the overclocking motherboard then the Gigabyte X58A-OC is going to be the right choice for you. There simply is no other board that offers that many overclocking features. Author: ...

By Overclock3D on 97

Wow. There really isn't much else to say that isn't blatantly obvious. In fact we debated whether to just make the conclusion simply "6GHz, Gold" and be done with it.Where do we start with the Gigabyte X58A-OC?Looks are certainly a good point....

By APC Magazine on 90

Overclocking is the art of making computer components run at higher clock rates than what they were designed for. Dating right back to the 80286 CPUs of the '80s, if it could be overclocked, enthusiasts were there with software hacks and soldering...

By Hardware Canucks on -

First and foremost, it is pointless to try to evaluate this motherboard using our usual consumer-oriented focus since features and value really aren’t what this motherboard is about. This is a motherboard that was designed by elite overclockers for...

By HardwareZone.com on -

We have no news about the release date or retail price of the GA-X58A-OC. Newegg’s price for the board is US$379, which is significantly less than the US$509 that the G1.Assassin is going for. It will cost around S$466 when converted to local...

By Expreview on -

Gigabyte X58A-OC motherboard is specially designed for overclocking players.In order to secure overclocking performance,the mobo features luxurious components,covering tantalum capacitors,MPFC inductance as well as DrMos design.Apart from hardware...

International Review By Digitale-Generation on 90

Hardcore-Overclocker und Gamer aufgepasst: Wer unbedingt das letzte Quentchen Leistung benötigt, der findet hier die richtige Grundlage für so ein Vorhaben. Das GA-X58A-OC bringt ein enorm großes Overclocking-Potential mit. Hinzu gesellen...

International Review By HardwareMX on -

Ya en los últimos tiempos de los chipset X58 Gigabyte todavía lanzo esta tarjeta madre la X58A-OC la cual tiene la peculiaridad de ser una tarjeta dirigida en su totalidad al segmento overlocker y diseñada únicamente para eso, en...

International Review By hardbloxx.de on -

Einmal der Schnellste sein, einmal der Beste sein und einmal den Rekord knacken. Das wünscht sich jeder Hardcore-Overclocker und jeder Gamer. Es gibt kein größeres Glücksgefühl, als sein persönliches Ziel zu erreichen und...

International Review By Noticias 3D on -

Los productos dedicados a un segmento extremadamente concreto del público tienen también un acceso más limitado que otros, por lo que queda claro que no será para todo el mundo. Sólo los más fans del overclock...

International Review By Hardware-Test on 83

Tja, Hvad skal jeg sige. Det er jo et super produkt til dem der vil lege med extreme overclocking på S1366 platformen. Det er nemt at isolere rundt om cpu soklen så det kan klare ekstreme kuldegrader. Der er målepunkter på bundkortet...

International Review By TechSweden on 80

LGA 1366 spelar på sin sista ton och ska snart bytas ut emot LGA 2011, men för den som vill pressa ut sista droppen ur sin 1366-rigg så är detta ett underbart moderkort och rekommenderas varmt. Värt att tänka på...