At stock operational speeds, the board was a performance powerhouse, easily running with whatever was thrown its way. Couple that performance with the boards ability to support 4-way NVIDIA SLI or AMD CrossFire and you have the potential for a gaming super-board. Add the gravy of ASUS superior implementation of their UEFI BIOS and you have a winner on your hands."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips