One thing, this board didn't play nice with my Sound Blaster Z (static and the sounds would wave from channel to channel), so I used the onboard sound - which isn't bad. (I have had the board for two days)
I own a Asus M5a99x Evo R2.0. So far so good and it's $115 AR on Amazon. http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-M5A99X-EVO-R2-0-Motherboard/dp/B0091RA8U0/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1383499836&sr=8-1&keywords=Asus+M5a99x+Evo+R2.0
Just bought a ASUS M5A99X EVO R2.0. I had similar problems - bad mobo. Hard to detect. Pretty good board it supports SLI and Crossfire. It's a tight fit and it doesn't like my Sound Blaster Z card. Amazon has it for $115 after rebate. So far ( after a day) it's a good board
But if the fans are not running, something else is wrong. Do you know of have an extra psu or know of anyone that has one you could borrow? BTW Amazon has a fantastic return policy. If you don't mind paying for shipping.
Just replaced my hard drive because the old one was becoming corrupt. Windows 8.1 took a while to boot so I upgraded the SSD (had a Kingston 64 now a Samsung 120). Now whenever I play Eve Online the computer freezes. Had two 6870 running in crossfire. Removed one and now Eve does not...
I'm in the same boat. I think this is my 40th post, in almost 10 years ( I didn't even register for the first years. I always thought "if it does not add to the op then why add on or why reiterate what someone had already posted a thousand time.. I'm read these forms twice a day since the...
I already own a 6870 looking to upgrade.
On Tuesday I'll have 16mb ram and a Amd 1090t(witch I plan to overclock w/ an Antec 20)
I can get another brand new 6870 for $160
I am looking to play SWTOR with this system with as much eye candy as possible on a Hans-G HZ281HPB 28" 1920 x 1200...