Good value, may be couple of years old but not showing its age
25 April 2011
Summary: Right off the bat, I have to say this is an excellent board. Supports crossfire, the latest am3 processors and has plenty of room for expansion. The colored ram sockets are pretty awesome, too. The pcb scheme doesn't match the green lighting of my case, but it doesn't make a big difference anyways.
Fine MB, only needs a minor update to work with 6 core processors
3 November 2010
Summary: Fine MB, indeed. Even it doesn't recognize the AMD Thuban 6 core processor when started, after updating its BIOS it worked truly good! BIOS updating can be done after the OS has been installed, but it would be better if you do it before.
Summary: This mobo is awesome! Yes it has the feature to unlock cores on am3 processor that has them locked (example phenom x2) so that it can be a quad core. I ended up buying the athlon x4, which dont get me wrong still is a quad and still is fast, but for the same price I could have gotten the phenom and...
Summary: Very good Motherboard and easy to assemble with AMD Phenom II Quad and Kingston Hyper X 1600(OC)8Gb Memory Chips. Running smooth and CrossFireX with ATI HD 5770 two cards with no problem. Best price for this MSI Motherboard and I am satisfied and highly recommend to build on this Board.
Summary: Quick review: Solid motherboard, great value for the money, quick and easy installation, power and reset buttons on the board, tons of overclocking options, wonderful capabilities. The perfect motherboard for everyday computer usage and even some gaming.
Summary: I paired this product with the AMD Phenom II X4 965 chip, which is quad core and runs at 3.4 Mhz. It is installed in an Antec 300 case with 550w power supply, 8 Ghz DDR3 and Windows 7 Professional. Features: - The board has lots and lots of I/O.