MSI X79 series motherboards reaches 5GHz under air cooling with Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition processors for up to 150% gain!
Recommended by professional media and overclockers for incredible overclocking potential
(Taipei, Taiwan) – After world-leading motherboard manufacturer MSI released its X79 series motherboards, professional media and overclockers have recommended them for their amazing feats of overclocking. Well-known tech review websites including TweakTown in Australia, EXPreview in China and Overclock Zone in Thailand have all used MSI X79 series motherboards under an air-cooling to successfully overclock the Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition processors up to 5GHz, which is 150% higher compared to the default clock speed! Another professional tech review site in Netherlands, GURU 3D, even tweaked the Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition processor to reach an amazing frequency of 5.2GHz with the MSI X79A-GD65 (8D) motherboard. Famous extreme overclockers, Massman and Toppc, of Belgium and Taiwan respectively, also published their overclocking benchmark results of higher than 5GHz using the MSI X79 series motherboard platform on professional websites. These reviews not only prove the high quality and stability of MSI X79 series motherboards, especially with their Military Class III components, but also show their superior overclocking capacity, which makes them the first choice for extreme overclockers who seek extreme performance.
MSI X79 series motherboards with over 5GHz overclocking capacity
The world-renowned tech review website, GURU 3D, based in Netherlands, tested the MSI X79A-GD65 (8D) motherboard and recognized its capacity: “We got the CPU steady at 5.2 GHz as well on all six cores. So the OC potential is enormous, especially combined with six active CPU cores.” TweakTown, another famous review website in Australia, also provided a positive review: “Silky smooth testing at 5GHz and some fantastic performance across our benchmarks.” Other professional tech review sites such as China-based EXPreview and Thailand-based Overclock Zone all shared their success in overclocking at 5GHz with MSI X79 series motherboards. These amazing results prove that MSI X79 series motherboards are the best choice for best overclocking performance.
|Test result of Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition processor overclocked at 5GHz with MSI X79A-GD65 (8D) motherboard by international professional review website (Source: GURU 3D)|
MSI X79 series motherboard based on whole new Military Class III components
To achieve top quality and stability, the all new X79 series motherboard series adopts a 5-star Military Class III component design. With DrMOS II - the next generation of DrMOS with improved double thermal protection - the lifetime of components is maximized, even in warmer environments or when the machine is heavily overclocked. MSI X79 series motherboards also feature the latest PCI Express Gen 3 bus and MSI's proprietary Click BIOS II for maximum performance and user convenience. When taking into account all of the other advanced technologies X79 series motherboards support, such as 3-Way NVIDIA SLI and AMD CrossFireX multi-GPU processing technology, THX TruStudio PRO sound, Multi-BIOS II, Control Center II, and Super Charger, MSI’s X79 motherboard series is simply the best for enthusiasts!
For more details about the tests, please visit the following websites.
Overclock Zone (Thai)
EXPreview (Simplified Chinese)
Massman - HWBot：
Toppc – Coolaler Forum (Traditional Chinese)