Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Which motherboard for i7?

23 Nov 2009   #1
AlexRD

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 
Which motherboard for i7?

Hey i was looking for a good motherboard, that supports the i7 and has the following specifications:

-Memory RAM Supported up to 2133 MHz
-Has 3 (or more) full pci-e slots ( when i say full, i mean x16 )
-Good integrated audio card.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
23 Nov 2009   #2
OpSysWiz

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AlexRD View Post
Hey i was looking for a good motherboard, that supports the i7 and has the following specifications:

-Memory RAM Supported up to 2133 MHz
-Has 3 (or more) full pci-e slots ( when i say full, i mean x16 )
-Good integrated audio card.
LOL, a dicotomy: tri-SLI but onboard sound. Anyway, eVGA Classified series has a tri-SLI x16 model; don't know of any others.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Nov 2009   #3
AlexRD

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by OpSysWiz View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AlexRD View Post
Hey i was looking for a good motherboard, that supports the i7 and has the following specifications:

-Memory RAM Supported up to 2133 MHz
-Has 3 (or more) full pci-e slots ( when i say full, i mean x16 )
-Good integrated audio card.
LOL, a dicotomy: tri-SLI but onboard sound. Anyway, eVGA Classified series has a tri-SLI x16 model; don't know of any others.
Does it supports 2133 RAM?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

23 Nov 2009   #4
OpSysWiz

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AlexRD View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by OpSysWiz View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AlexRD View Post
Hey i was looking for a good motherboard, that supports the i7 and has the following specifications:

-Memory RAM Supported up to 2133 MHz
-Has 3 (or more) full pci-e slots ( when i say full, i mean x16 )
-Good integrated audio card.
LOL, a dicotomy: tri-SLI but onboard sound. Anyway, eVGA Classified series has a tri-SLI x16 model; don't know of any others.
Does it supports 2133 RAM?
EVGA | Intelligent Innovation
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Nov 2009   #5
AlexRD

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by OpSysWiz View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AlexRD View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by OpSysWiz View Post
LOL, a dicotomy: tri-SLI but onboard sound. Anyway, eVGA Classified series has a tri-SLI x16 model; don't know of any others.
Does it supports 2133 RAM?
EVGA | Intelligent Innovation
It only says (1600 MHz +)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Nov 2009   #6
OpSysWiz

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AlexRD View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by OpSysWiz View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AlexRD View Post

Does it supports 2133 RAM?
EVGA | Intelligent Innovation
It only says (1600 MHz +)
Don't know what to tell ya, but 4 out of the top 5 world records were set with eVGA X58 Classified mobos: ORB - Search Benchmark Results
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Nov 2009   #7
AlexRD

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Nobody else has an opinion on this?
Thanks by the way for the EVGA option
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Nov 2009   #8
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Nov 2009   #9
AlexRD

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

The i7 won't run in the Maximus formula will it?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Nov 2009   #10
ba5ik

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 RTM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AlexRD View Post
The i7 won't run in the Maximus formula will it?

socket 1156 supports both i5 and i7 socket 1366 is i7 only
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Which motherboard for i7?




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Best motherboard
So, I want to dream a gaming computer. What is the best motherboard released so far? I've done some searching but results are different in websites. Straight question, I think.
Hardware & Devices
New am3+ motherboard
Hey guys i decided today i wanted a motherboard that would support xfire/sli I decided i liked the look of this one http://www.ebuyer.com/349910-gigabyte-ga-970a-ds3-socket-am3-7-1-channel-audio-atx-motherboard-ga-970a-ds3 I have a few questions though 1. Would it support sli for newer cards...
Hardware & Devices
motherboard died and need new hdd on a new motherboard
Hello. I have read the forum on sysprep, however I see that there are some procedures which must be completed before the old HHD is removed and input into the new motherboard. Problem is.....My old motherboard crashed and I cannot implement sysprep on the old system, how would I get along...
Installation & Setup
MSI Motherboard
I've just built up a PC with, among other things, an MSI H67MA-E45 (B3) 1155 motherboard and an Intel Core i3 chip. I installed Windows 7 Home Premium uneventfully, but when the install was completed: -No drivers were found for USB (among other things) -Doesn't seem to recognize the Intel...
Hardware & Devices
Motherboard 4gb Max or change motherboard for 8gb ?
Hey guys i just finished my build and i have no idea why i went for a motherboard with 2 slots for ram it can hold up to 16gb but luckly ebuyer sent me out an extra 4gb of kingston hyperx ram so i have 8gb all together but theres a problem theres 4 sticks ! obviously i wouldnt want to send...
Hardware & Devices
new motherboard, help!
Hello, My motherboard died on me. So i had it replaced with a new one. Now i have to "repair" the installed win 7. I've done some reading and found that it is somewhat impossible to do this. (right?) I guess it is better to backup (copy to ext. HDD) all the files on the HDD and then do a...
General Discussion


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 19:29.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App