The great thing about this board is that you can update ...
31 March 2015
Summary: I had purchased a Intel Core i7 4820K, which is an Ivy Bridge LGA 2011 socket processor. Unfortunately, it was almost impossible to find a motherboard that supported it. I went through two others before finding this board.
The rest of the motherboard really looked good but, it's alot of work to find out ...
F Barnett, Amazon
30 March 2015
Summary: Packaged very well, but when removed from static bag I immediately noticed there was NO CPU socket plastic protector on the cpu socket. I used a lighted magnifing glass to inspect the cpu socket pins and noticed what to me appeared as a bent pin.Not being 100% sure, I went to MicreCenter and had...
Bluetooth 2.1 on this P9X79 Pro doesn't formally support the Windows 8 & Windows 8.1.
David Finelli, Amazon
24 June 2014
Summary: If you need Bluetooth and are considering the P9X79 Series of MB be aware that according to ASUS Support Bluetooth 2.1 on this P9X79 Pro doesn't formally support the Windows 8 & Windows 8.1. ASUS has worked closely with Microsoft Windows 8 around the world.
Summary: I bought the ASUS card 19 months ago. It died after 15 months of the 36 month contractual warranty. I have been trying to get an RMA replacement that works for -- 4 months -- MONTHS (NOT TWO WEEKS mind you)-- and ASUS -- keeps returning to me DOA motherboards according to 7 senior repair technitions...
Summary: June 17, 2014 What a POS. I didn't touch the computer for a month until today, when I tried to use it. Windows updated; I attached a keyboard and mouse, and couldn't log in. The old symptoms have returned.