It appears you have not yet registered with our community. To register please click here...

 
Go Back [M] > Madshrimps > WebNews
ASUS P7P55D-E Pro Motherboard ASUS P7P55D-E Pro Motherboard
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


ASUS P7P55D-E Pro Motherboard
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 30th June 2010, 15:06   #1
Madshrimp
 
jmke's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: 7090/Belgium
Posts: 79,002
jmke has disabled reputation
Default ASUS P7P55D-E Pro Motherboard

The Intel P55 platform has been with us for a good while now, and it is a real sleeper, having the memory controller integrated with the CPU gives it a nice performance advantage over competing products, even higher priced ones. If it has any serious shortcomings, it's the number of PCI-e lanes that it supports. With a maximum of 16 lanes of PCI-e 2.0 available for graphics cards, there is no room for expansion, if additional devices require PCI-e 2.0 connectivity. Guess what the most common support chips for SATA 6Gb/s and USB 3.0 require? You got it, PCI-e 2.0. ASUS works their way out of this problem on the P7P55D-E Pro motherboard with a PCI Bridge from PLX Technology that takes some spare PCI Express 1.1 lanes, converts them into the required PCI-e 2.0 version, and serves them up to the latest NEC and Marvell controllers. Benchmark Reviews was intrigued by this latest combination and we're pleased to present a review.

http://benchmarkreviews.com/index.ph...sk=view&id=549
__________________
jmke is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
ASUS P7P55D Deluxe Intel P55 Express Motherboard Review jmke WebNews 0 25th March 2010 14:14
ASUS P7P55D Evo Intel P55 Motherboard Review jmke WebNews 0 2nd December 2009 11:15
Asus P7P55D Deluxe Motherboard Review jmke WebNews 0 4th November 2009 16:04
ASUS P7P55D PRO LGA1156 ATX Motherboard Review jmke WebNews 0 5th October 2009 10:06
Asus M3A78 Pro: An ATX 780G Motherboard jmke WebNews 0 7th August 2008 23:20

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 07:28.


Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO