What motherboards will support the intel i9's?

I have a list of Asus motherboards that will be supporting it. Is there any others out there? And more specifically will the MSI X58 Pro-E support it??
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  1. It's difficult to say given that there's no such thing as a Core i9.

    If you mean the COre i7 980X then all X58 motherboards will support it, most will need a BIOS update.

    Why don't you e-mail MSI directly and ask them?
  2. No I mean which motherboards are out now that will support the i9's? And if the MSI x58 Pro-E will. Cause that's the board I'm thinking of buying

    Look at theses
    http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/news/cpu/asus-prepping-support-hexacore-cpus/
  3. short answer, yes, all boards ever made sporting an x58 chipset will support the intel hexacore cpu, the prefix i9 was dropped for i7, i dont see the logic in it but who am i to criticize a billion dollar corporation, the hexacores will be the i7 970 and i7 980x
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