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ASUS Sabertooth Z87 review [Guru3D.com]

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  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

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    In this review we look at the ASUS Sabertooth Z87 TUF series motherboard. The Z87 enthusiast themed mainboard is intended for Intel's 22nm Haswell processors on Socket LGA1150. It is the mainstream ...

    ASUS Sabertooth Z87 review
     
  2. -Tj-

    -Tj- Ancient Guru

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    I see 4.9Ghz is really bad, what if you disable onboard gpu will temperature drop or it doesnt matter?


    Edit: ah you used 1.39v I guess that explains it ^^
     
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  3. yosef019

    yosef019 Ancient Guru

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    4.7 is 96 - 100 c wow i thoth ivy is hot this is twice hot
    Does intel again fail in termopaste on cpu core inside?
     
  4. Bounce

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    Thunderbolt is dead already.
     

  5. Zoeff

    Zoeff New Member

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    Curious, if the 'thermal armor' is removable, why not remove it and see if makes a difference temperature wise? With such high temps when overclocked, any measurable difference will get amplified.

    If that's too much of a hassle in this busy time period with Haswell and Computex and all, why not test to see if that flow valve switch changes anything temperature wise?
     
  6. Noufel

    Noufel Member Guru

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    z77 = z87 , i7 3770k = i7 4770k , ..............................so for intel 7 = 8 & 3= 4 .....WTF!!!
     
  7. lucidus

    lucidus Ancient Guru

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    Meh .. Z87 deluxe is boss :D
     
  8. Neo Cyrus

    Neo Cyrus Ancient Guru

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    I'm wondering if disabling the onboard GPU will help as well?
     
  9. Uniblab12t

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    Was wondering how much better the video encoding and trans-coding numbers would improve with quick sync enabled. Its a feature that I am looking forward to, especially since it would seem that I could re-encode a bluray in about 10seconds :)
     
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    Quick question. When using the Noctua cooler, it intrude on the top PCIe slot?
     

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