Summary: A good, generally solid motherboard. But the seller didn't include an I/O shield for case mounting. This may also be what the earlier reviewer was referring to. Intel apparently no longer stocks I/O shields for this particular board, so you may have to put up with the minor annoyance of doing...
SquiggyRedLineR "the Greatest Discoveries sta..., Amazon
28 January 2012
Summary: DH55HC ordered from Amazon, arrived in 4 days, excellent condition. This is the first computer I ever put together so it was an experience. Using it now, no problems at all , not enough experience to tell good or bad, only complaint new computers stink as they 'burn in'.
MonkezUncle "A banana a day keeps the doctor away...", Amazon
10 December 2011
Summary: Pros: The best schematic I have ever seen with a MOBO. Great color coding and everything is clearly labeled The PCI cards and Ram cleanly snapped in with positive movement of the tabs. Cons: There was zero protective cushioning in the box. Nada. A static bag and that's it.
Summary: I've used about every motherboard brand there is and switched to Intel 6 years ago. Now I would not use anything else. On top of that you get a three year factory warranty. Also Amazon's shipping and handling was excellent.
It's good but take-care of the data if you try to assemble it first time
10 November 2011
Summary: It's a well-designed motherboard and I appreciate to those who want to assemble PC by themselves. But I have to return this board just because the socket is 1156 and my CPU is i5 2500K which is 1155. Of course, it's my fault and still I think it's a quite excellent board.