Summary: Why would Allen B. call Supermicro about an ASUS board? Why doesn't he read the specs stating that an onboard video processor is installed on the MB. Does he really have this MB? Building systems for 20 years and can't read the specs?
Summary: Booted twice. Now will either power loop with no post, or power up, black screen, without any post. Will not even POST an error code with no hardware attached. All parts and memory verified on compatibility list. Was running newest BIOS as of 06/30/2014.
Cons: Intermittent/persistent POST Issues even with compatible hardware
Summary: I've been building systems for over 20 years; as a Systems Admin I've done this a few times.
Pros: this mobo is feature-rich.
Cons: I got this motherboard to boot one time, and then started to load Windows 2012R2, before it failed due to a "configuration" issue. During that one post, I saw the memory, CPU, hard drives were all good. No more boots after that. With a new Intel Xeon E3-1225v3 cpu, it goes as far as beeping 4 tim...
Excerpt: Ich fasse es nicht! Hier beschweren sich Leute, dass das Board ECC RAM benötigt, dabei sollte das Board dafür eigentlich extra Punkte bekommen. Bei mir läuft das Board nun seit einem halben Jahr mit einem Xeon E3-1231 und einem etwas besseren Enermax Netzteil als Datei- und Virtualisierungsserver...