Summary: I’ll just throw it out there. I’m not a huge fan of the APU for the desktop. For laptops or systems that will never see a dedicated graphics card the appeal of these is certainly there as the integrated graphics far outstrip what Intel’s offering in the same segment.
ASUS A88X-Pro Review: Kaveri, Kaveri, Quite Contrary
22 April 2014
Conclusion: High-end motherboards of any platform should come under strict scrutiny. The problem arises when one platform’s ‘high-end’ is the mainstream’s ‘lower-mid-range’. What is a premium on this cheaper platform is par for the course on the mainstream, which is an issue that can cloud judgment.
Summary: It’s important to take a step back once in awhile and remember that not everyone can afford huge multi-GPU rigs and eight core CPUs. If you are in the market for a shiny new APU, you won’t want to miss our coverage of the ASUS A88X-Pro.
Summary: Pair the ASUS A88X-PRO motherboard with a new AMD Kaveri FM2+ processor and you will have a high-end AMD based system. Featuring the latest the FM2+ APU offers including PCI-Express 3.0, SuperSpeed USB 3.0 and SATA 6Gbps.
Summary: ASUS A88X-Pro Motherboard matched up with a AMD A10-7850K, we find a nice budget friendly system that will be able to handle most of todays application without any problems and with a decent discrete graphics card, you can have a nice mild gaming system on your hands.
Pros: Great Aesthetics, PCIe 3.0 Support, Stable CPU Overclocking, Dual Graphics Support
Excerpt: The Asus A88X-PRO is an ATX FM2+ motherboard that supports AMD's latest Kaveri APUs. As its name implies, it uses AMD's latest A88X chipset, but it's also backwards compatible with older Trinity and Richland-based processors, so you don't need to necessarily buy a new processor straight away if...
Summary: Asus er bundkortenes konge. Det er der ingen tvivl om. Produkterne er så gode og stabile, at det føles som om, al modstand er nytteløs. Et blik på vores benchmarkresultater er nok til, at man må overgive sig.
Summary: Ja, så er vi nået til enden af dette mit første bundkortreview, og jeg vil derfor nu forsøge at bringe jer et samlet overblik over oplevelsen, så I kan have det med i tankerne den dag, I eventuelt skulle stå over for den opgave at samle et mediecenter hjem til stuen.