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Asus-m5a97.33569099
8.4 out of 10

Asus M5A97

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Reviews and Problems with Asus M5A97

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Overall 10
10

Great Product

Joseph Gonzalez, Amazon
2 weeks ago
  • Summary: This item came in a timely manner and it is performing as expected.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good product

Anuranga, Amazon
4 weeks ago
  • Summary: Decent MOBO for the price you are paying. I used this in my $700 gaming build and haven't run into any problems so far. The software that come with this MOBO is garbage but that is expected lol.
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Overall 10
10

the best

Darnell Turner, Amazon
4 weeks ago
  • Summary: best am3+ mobo for its price: •most features •solid overall •plays all of my games at 500 fps (lol no)
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Overall 10
10

Easy to Use

IbanezIceman, Amazon
4 weeks ago
  • Summary: I bought this so I could build my own computer for the first time. Along with a little advice from friends, I was able to read the instructions for installing this an all of my components. In case anyone's wondering, I'm using the AMD FX 4-Core Black Edition FX-4300.
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Overall 8
8.0

First one shipped had no video or beep on boot up.

Erica, Amazon
4 weeks ago
  • Summary: Talked with ASUS tech support and could not fix it on the phone. Returned the 1st board to Amazon painlessly and the replacement board fired right up with no problems.
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Overall 4
4.0

Amazon was great with the returns had returned the broken ones twice ...

EffinToast, Amazon
4 weeks ago
  • Summary: I received 2 of these boards DOA, friend i was doing the replacement for opted not to try for a 3rd. Never had a DOA issue with any other ASUS boards, maybe my time finally came. Just my mileage, Amazon was great with the returns had returned the broken ones twice within the same week and still got the other board we decided on.
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Overall 2
2.0

Does not support Debian Linux

joatmor, Amazon
4 weeks ago
  • Summary: Debian Linux installed ok but after rebooting the system kept locking up. I tried tweaking the UEFI settings per various recommendations but to no avail. I was forced to return the board to Amazon. Once again Amazon's awesome customer service was there for me. If you are a Linux user look elsewhere.
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Overall 8
8.0

No problems using Linux Ubuntu 14.04

Marty d'Fried "gadget geek", Amazon
15 June 2014
  • Summary: I first got a very similar MSI motherboard, but the audio stopped working, and the temperature sensors seemed to be very inaccurate, saying it was very hot when it was barely warm to the touch. So I returned the defective MSI board and switched to the Asus. The Asus worked perfectly right off the bat, and the temperature sensors seemed to be much more reasonable.
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Overall 10
10

Nice board!

Bryan, Amazon
12 June 2014
  • Summary: This is a great motherboard for the price. I like how easily you can update the bios, if needed. This is definitely a great board for someone who is building their first machine. I feel like I ripped Amazon off for what I paid.
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Overall 10
10

Did have problems at first

Robert, Amazon
7 June 2014
  • Summary: Just had a windows problem at start up since i used a previous hard drive. Took like two weeks to fix but this is normal for if you try to change to a new motherboard, hence the rating. Afterwards it runs fine all i wish is the heat-sink bolt locations were smaller so i could fit my watercooler.
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