No Metascore yet

Browse 7 expert reviews so far
  • Excellent:
  • Good:
  • Average:
  • Bad:
TechSpot is supported by its audience. We may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site.
Learn more here.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Expert Reviews on 100

This P55 Express board has plenty of features, despite its relatively low price, making it ideal for building a Core-i5 PC....

By TechRadar on 80

When Intel's first Core i7 architecture touched down last year there was a great amount of excitement surrounding the X58 chipset. It was fast, efficient and, with the new Core i7 chips, it was the platform everyone wanted. Unfortunately, thanks to...

By Tom's Hardware UK on

MSI also equips the board with two x16 PCI Express slots. The primary slot employs the processor’s 16 PCI Express 2.0 lanes, while the secondary slot is driven by four PCIe lanes off the P55 chip. The board supports both ATI CrossFire...

By iXBT Labs on

In our opinion, the motherboard under review offers decent functionality despite its compact size. There will certainly be users who will miss combined USB/eSATA ports or S/PDIF outputs, or three PCI slots. They will more likely find a motherboard of...

By The Tech Report on

To MSI's credit, the GD45 does cost a good $20 less than the UD4. The question you have to ask yourself is whether a better audio implementation, hybrid eSATA/USB, and a dual-x8 PCI Express layout is worth the extra...

International Review By PCBrain on 90

Concludendo la recensione del Prodotto esaminato dobbiamo fare i complimenti a MSI poichè dopo la X58M è riuscita a immettere sul mercato un altra scheda Micro ATX molto valida. Il layout della P55M-GD45 è ben curato anche se consigliamo...

International Review By Tom's Hardware on

Revision 1.0BIOS 1.3Das letzte MicroATX-Motherboard in diesem Testfeld ist das P55M-GD45, einem von fünf P55-Boards im Produktportfolio von MSI. Bislang ist es auch das einzige MicroATX-Board mit diesem Chipsatz. Der Hersteller hat sich für...