ASUS P6X58-E Pro
There have been several new motherboards hitting the shelves recently, from both the Intel and AMD camps, notably the Z68 and 990FX chipsets, respectively. These have garnered much of the attention lately, overshadowing Intel’s flagship X58 platform.
We all know that LGA1366 X58 motherboards are not new products. They’ve been around for some time now and have proven to have quite a bit of longevity; Although LGA 1366 is not Intel’s flagship product anymore, it is still hanging around with the i7 950 through the icon i7 990X, Intel’s flagship processor.
There are a wide range of boards on the market to suit many preferences and needs but the industry is now focused on Sandy Bridge and does address the needs of another viable platforms such as LGA 1366. Today we will take a peek at the ASUS P6X58-E Pro motherboard and see what goodies ASUS has added to this long lasting and versatile chipset.
"ASUS, a technology-oriented company blessed with one of the world’s top R&D teams, is well known for high-quality and innovative technology. As a leading company in the new digital era, ASUS offers a complete product portfolio to compete in the new millennium. The philosophy of ASUS product development is to do the fundamentals well first before moving forward. Started with computer components such as motherboards, graphic cards, and optical storage devices, ASUS now has now over 16 product lines, including desktop barebone systems, servers, notebooks, handhelds, network devices, broadband communications, LCD monitors, TVs, wireless applications, and CPT (chassis, power supply and thermal) products."