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The Gigabyte GA-EX58-UD3R is a mid-range LGA1366 motherboard, initially released in early 2009.

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Pros

easy to install, mounting points are well positioned and sturdy

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capable of taking very fast RAM and overclocking for excellent performance

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integrated audio is clear and free of distortion, offers a great S/PDIF output for stereo systems

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excellent compatibility with a wide range of components

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more SATA ports than most people will ever have a need for

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very stable operation, can be pushed hard without crashes

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Cons

PCI-E slots are very close together, makes ventilation between a pair of GPUs difficult

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offers unnecessary pop-ups letting you know when you've plugged/unplugged speakers or headphones from the ports

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The Gigabyte GA-EX58-UD3R is a mid-range LGA1366 motherboard, initially released in early 2009. This product is a step below the Gigabyte GA-EX58-UD4P, as this model has 2 less DDR3 DIMM slots and lacks an extra PCI Express x8 slot. The GA-EX58-UD3R is built for the enthusiast who wants to upgrade to a Core i7 processor, but doesn’t require some of the more high-end features such as 6 memory slots, dual Gigabit LAN or 3-way SLI support. Features include support for up to 16GB of DDR3 memory over 4 slots, 2 PCI Express x16 slots running at full speed. While USB 3.0 and SATA 6Gb/s is not supported, users will find 8 SATA 3Gb/s hard drive connectors and 8 built-in USB 2.0 ports.

Features
  • X58 Express chipset
  • 4 x DDR3 memory sockets
  • 16GB max. system memory
  • 7.1 HD audio built-in with S/PDIF in/out
  • Gigabit Ethernet
  • 2 x PCI Express x16 slots
  • 2-way SLI and CrossFireX support
  • 8 x SATA 3Gb/s connectors
  • 8 x USB 2.0 ports
Model variations
  • Rev 1.0 – original heatpipe, DDR3 2000+ support, virtual dual BIOS
  • Rev 1.6 – new heatpipe, DDR3 2100+ support, dual BIOS
  • Rev 1.7 – new heatpipe, DDR3 2100+ support, dual BIOS
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