Reviews and Problems with Gigabyte GA-X79S-UP5-WIFI
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Can't event access the BIOS
Yi H. Lin, Amazon
9 August 2013
Summary: I got my board last night. I plug every component and try to start it up, but I can't reach in to BIOS. My current component: -intel i7 3820 -GTX 650Ti Boost -Corsair Power supply HX750 -WD Black 2TB HD -Corsair 8G*4 1866 Vengeance Memory -SanDisk 256GB SSD Therefore, I looking for the solution on-line and try them: 1. Try PS2 keyboard - did not work 2. Reset BIOS - did not work 3. Only keep memory, CPU, Graphic card - did not work 4.
Summary: This was probably somewhere around my 10th build, and this is the first time I've had a bad mobo. EVGA and ASUS have never let me down, yet the first Gigabyte board I get dies after a few days. Thankfully was able to return to Amazon for a full refund. The entire experience with Gigabyte did not inspire confidence: outside packaging was rubbish (hideous box slathered in badge, graphical-bling, and vapid boastful claims), inside packaging was similarly subpar (just felt a...