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Included Accessories

11/30/2014 - 22:41

ASUS includes the necessary accessories to get the board up and running with minimal hassle. [inline:files/review/2014-11-30/12-manuals.jpg] In the ASUS tradition, the manual included with the Maximus VII Impact was complete, covering all integrated...

CPU Cooler Fit

11/30/2014 - 17:45

To test the amount of space surrounding the CPU socket, we mounted 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 towers. Noctua NH-D15 [inline:files/review/...

Features and Motherboard Layout

11/30/2014 - 17:43

Features Courtesy of ASUS

MSI X99S Gaming 9 AC Motherboard Review

10/21/2014 - 14:02

Introduction [inline:files/review/2014-10-12/02-board_0.jpg] Courtesy of MSI MSI upped the ante with their X99S Gaming 9 AC board, combining their black and red Dragon-inspired design with support for the newest Intel LGA2011-3 socket processors and DDR4...

Overclocking and Conclusion

10/15/2014 - 18:30

Overclocking

Benchmark Testing

10/14/2014 - 23:44

Synthetic Benchmark Testing SiSoft Sandra 2014 SP3 [inline:files/review/2014-10-15/01-sandra-cpu_1.png] [inline:files/review/2014-10-15/02-sandra-memory.png] The Sandra benchmarks remain a fast and easy way to determine system quality from a CPU and...

Integrated Device Testing

10/14/2014 - 23:42

Audio Subsystem Testing Audio Playback Testing Using a selection of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal music tracks and Windows Media Player, the audio subsystem playback performance was tested for playback accuracy and fidelity. Playback using the audio test...

Testing Configuration and Benchmarks Used

10/14/2014 - 22:08

[inline:files/review/2014-10-14/sys-pic.jpg] To verify that the motherboard works as advertised, the board was run through our standard benchmark suite. In most cases, the results are presented for the motherboard under review as well as a different...

BIOS Features continued

10/14/2014 - 22:00

The following screens detail settings on the Board Explorer, Settings, and Save & Exit pages. [inline:files/review/2014-10-14/01-MSI_SnapShot_01.jpg] Board Explorer page [inline:files/review/2014-10-14/02-MSI_SnapShot_48.jpg] Board Explorer page,...

BIOS Features

10/14/2014 - 21:55

MSI includes the latest revision of their UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) BIOS with the the X99S Gaming 9 AC motherboard. The UEFI BIOS offers full keyboard and mouse support while using the BIOS pages with enhanced mouse navigation...