Summary: awesome mother board, working great and stable, the only problem that i had with it was, that i had to update the bios to have it fully working with the 64gbs of ram otherwise it wont detect the 8 slots of ram, but for the rest i recommend it for any gamer or graphic artist or videographer MSI ROCKS
Dead on arrival after getting it back from RMA, ...
dpe "dpe", Amazon
4 February 2015
Summary: Dead on arrival after getting it back from RMA, would not boot up, nothing on screen, sent it in for repair a second time, told me they did not have a replacement, asked if I would accept $168. I took the money just wanted to get rid of the headache.
I love it! I have no problem with recording movie ...
17 December 2014
Summary: I've been using this motherboard with an Intel i7-4960X 6 core processor. I love it! I have no problem with recording movie files, playing movies, and rendering graphics in Sketchup all at the same time.
Summary: MSI Big Bang XPower ii board was "Dead on arrival". After calling MSI Canada the tech said it was my equipment that and not the board or "no fault of MSI product". The tech or the sales support personnel ask what like of board was it, I replyed MSI Big Bang XPower ii he asked if it had any video...
Summary: Right out of the box this looked like a beautiful MB. It installed easily and felt sturdy. The documentation makes it easy to see where everything connects too, although there are some power points you begin to wonder if they are really needed (Hint...they ARE).
Summary: This Motherboard boasts 6 SATA III and 4 SATA II but don't believe it... If you put more than 4 drives in it, it won't even boot. RAID only works on the first 2 SATA III's OR the 4 SATA II's. Also, watch out for the size... it's an XL-ATX which means you'll be buying a new case (that's massive).
Took a long time to get stable, my board has some issues
Randall Sealy, Amazon
19 March 2014
Summary: First off, the seller was fantastic, however, I bought a refurb board in a pinch, not wanting to pay over 400 for a decent motherboard based on aging chipset that long in the tooth x79 board, with the x99 right around the corner First thing, was the usb 3 header, had pins that were mangled and that...