Summary: It is sometimes difficult to sum up the experience of using an Asus motherboard since most of the time it is exactly what you were expecting. That alone can tell you a lot about the system and its construction though the real thing that drives all of this is the UEFI implementation. In the past when you had a solid BIOS you typically had a solid system. Everything would configure as it should and you rarely had to tweak anything, unless you wanted to.
ASUS P9X79 Deluxe Sandy Bridge-E LGA2011 ATX Motherboard Review
23 February 2012
Summary: When it comes to performance, the P9X79 Deluxe is a surprisingly robust platform. Performance is quite comparable compared to its siblings and occasionally steps up just a bit more consistently when overclocking. The ASUS BIOS is a very clean, detailed work of art which enthusiasts will appreciate. The engineers really hit a home run in that respect.