ASUS includes everything you need to get the board going, including with some added nice to have components.
The X99-Deluxe's manual is what we've come to expect from ASUS, well...
CPU Cooler Fit
To test the amount of space surrounding the CPU socket, we mounted both a Noctua NH-D14 and a Noctua NH-D15 cooler to the CPU socket. Both a overly large CPU air coolers, sporting a dual fan construction and two huge vertical cooling...
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Since the introduction of the Haswell line of CPUs, the Internet has been aflame with how hot the CPUs run. Speculation ran rampant on the cause with theories...
Once the processor has been delidded, you have two options for running the processor in your system:
Use the CPU with naked die, requiring use of some type of spacer to protect the die from being crushed
Replace the heat spreader on the...
To remove the heat spreader from the CPU PCB, you will need a few tools that are common to most home work benches or can be easily obtained from your local Lowe's or Home Depot store.
a rubber mallet
a wooden 2 x 4 cut to a 6 inch...
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The ASUS Z97-WS motherboard is the latest release for the workstation board line with several evolutionary changes over its predecessor to take advantage of the Intel Z97 chipset...
XSPC Raystorm D5 Photon RX480 V3 WaterCooling Kit
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XSPC is well known in the water cooling community for their high performance, yet affordable cooling product...
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The MSI Z97 XPower motherboard is the flagship board in their Overclocking Series line of motherboards, optimized over the previous version XPower board to take advantage of the...