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Gigabyte 990FXA-UD7

Posted October 23, 2011 by James Baranski (Drdeath) in CPU & Motherboards







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by James Baranski (Drdeath)
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The long Bulldozer wait has finally come to an end. Enthusiasts look at the new FX series CPUs with mixed reviews and feelings. Some say it is lackluster but the numbers show it is equal in some areas, lacking in others and somewhat better in number crunching compared to Intel’s 2500K.

We’re now seeing some price drops on the FX chips as well, so AMD fanboys may be looking for better value. There is, however, a strong contingent looking at the Phenom II hexa-core chips, and the 990FX chipset is a great contender to harness that horsepower as well, regardless of the Bulldozer launch.

As usual, Gigabyte had several 990FXA motherboards ready prior to the Bulldozer launch and today we have our paws on the 990FXA-UD7, the flagship board in this lineup. Let’s dive in and take a look at this premium motherboard.

GIGABYTE was founded in 1986 in a small lab by four young engineers passionate to make their mark on the industry. GIGABYTE remains dedicated to the core belief of improving the lives of our users by manufacturing products that are high-performing, reliable, and of excellent quality. GIGABYTE thrives on delivering the latest technology to users around the globe. We develop, test, and manufacture a wide range of products following strict quality and environmental control standards.”


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    Ah the motherboard i truelly want for my “Gigabite” build.

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