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    Default ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    The ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional is the latest premium motherboard for AMD fans. Although this board comes with some impressive features, perhaps its price tag is even better.

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    Really nice writeup


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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    the best reviews are at pure oc bar none greate review jake ?
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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    Good review.
    This is a really nice board for the price. I wonder if it would be smart to wait for the release of their two new chip sets.

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    Great board and I think Asrock is going after Asus Sabertooth pricepoint and Gigabyte 990FXA-UD5 wich makes sense.

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    Good review Jim, excellent writeup!

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    yep great job!

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    Nice review, Jim. Is this really your last one? Hope not.

    I'm tempted to pull the trigger on this board, but I think the smart choice is to wait for the new chipset. In the meantime, I really should get an SSD. Damn expensive though.

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    Quote Originally Posted by SamCR3 View Post
    Nice review, Jim. Is this really your last one? Hope not.

    I'm tempted to pull the trigger on this board, but I think the smart choice is to wait for the new chipset. In the meantime, I really should get an SSD. Damn expensive though.
    New chipset ain't gonna be much. For $189 a nice board. I will say! I may still be doing reviews. Time is a huge issue but I think I am good to go...

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    Hi there new here great review best I have found on this board. one thing is it says only supports DDR3 to 2100 Not 2133. Will it take that extra 33mhz do you know?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mixsetup View Post
    Hi there new here great review best I have found on this board. one thing is it says only supports DDR3 to 2100 Not 2133. Will it take that extra 33mhz do you know?
    welcome! and yes it will

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    I really should get an SSD
    oh yes it will breath new life into your system and you will wonder how lived without one before

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    Quote Originally Posted by Drdeath View Post
    New chipset ain't gonna be much. For $189 a nice board. I will say! I may still be doing reviews. Time is a huge issue but I think I am good to go...
    good news on more reviews! My only concern with Asrock boards is longevity. Any idea on that? Guess it doesn't really matter because I can only afford either a new board or an SSD. I think an SSD is the way to go at this point.

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    Quote Originally Posted by Bill Gates View Post
    oh yes it will breath new life into your system and you will wonder how lived without one before
    Been wanting one for quite a while. Will pull the trigger soon.

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    Quote Originally Posted by mixsetup View Post
    Hi there new here great review best I have found on this board. one thing is it says only supports DDR3 to 2100 Not 2133. Will it take that extra 33mhz do you know?
    When overclocking, we do not push the memory due to stress on the IMC and inhibiting overclocking. 33MHz will give 0 performance boost and cause nothing but headaches. You are better off getting a higher CPU overclock then work the ram up to highest frequencies. 4.5-5GHz on a FX chip will probably handle less tham 2100MHz on the memory but if you are not overclocked high, the modules may be able to get the extra 33MHz.

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Professional

    Quote Originally Posted by SamCR3 View Post
    good news on more reviews! My only concern with Asrock boards is longevity. Any idea on that? Guess it doesn't really matter because I can only afford either a new board or an SSD. I think an SSD is the way to go at this point.
    Asrock boards last as long as any other

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