We finish up our time with the MSI X79A-GD65(8D) Featured

by on13 February 2012 26216 times

board01After taking a look over the MSI X79A-GD65(8D) motherboard and some of MSI’s design choices (and the benefits they bring) we have dove into our performance testing. You may remember that we had concerns about the way the PCIe slots were segmented into Gen3 and Gen2. To check and see what effect (if any) this might have on performance we ran some of our tests with the GPU in the Gen2 slot and some in the Gen3 slot. We were more than a little surprised at what we found out. So let’s get into the performance half of our review of the MSI X79A-GD65(8D) and see what we found.

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  • Comment Link Alicio Thursday, 19 May 2016 15:48 posted by Alicio

    motherboard version 1.1, updates the BIOS to V43?


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