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Asus P6X58D Premium gets support for Intel 6-core CPUs

6-core CPU support update!

Shane McGlaun | Mar 12, 2010 at 08:48 am CST (0 mins, 29 secs reading time)

Asus is one of the more popular brands in computer hardware and makes some of the most popular mainboards out there for enthusiast computers. The company has been offering the P6X58D Premium motherboard for a while now.

Asus P6X58D Premium gets support for Intel 6-core CPUs | TweakTown.com

Asus announced today that the board would be able to support the coming 32nm 6-core processors from Intel. Other features of the board include USB 3.0, SATA 6Gb/s ports, and support for 3-way SLI.

AMD fans can cram ATI cards in CrossfireX into the board as well. The board runs the Intel X58 chipset and supports LGA1366 processors.

Last updated: Nov 30, -0001 at 12:00 am CST

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