ASRock X58 Extreme Help Tags: Motherboards Compatibility Xeon CPUs Intel ASrock Product Last response: August 18, 2010 9:15 AM in Motherboards Share jaluke August 17, 2010 3:11:40 AM Hi all, I am wondering if a Intel Xeon E5520 CPU ( http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ) will be compatible with an ASRock X58 Extreme or Extreme 3 mobo ( http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... or http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ) More about : asrock x58 extreme Maziar a c 135 V Motherboard a b à CPUs August 17, 2010 7:01:26 AM Hello Yes it should work fine on either of them. jaluke August 17, 2010 8:56:53 PM Maziar said:Hello Yes it should work fine on either of them. May I ask how you know that it will work fine? I see on ASRock's website that the boards will support E5502, E5504, E5506 however it says nothing about the E5520's. Also what do you think about ASRock and the reputation of their boards? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Maziar a c 135 V Motherboard a b à CPUs August 18, 2010 9:15:49 AM That's strange, this CPU is from the same family of those supported models so it should work fine, the best thing is to ask Asrock or check if a BIOS update is available. About Asrock X58,well its a good and cheap(compared to other X58 boards) motherboard and has good reviews http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/mainboards/display/asr... http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/cheap-x58-motherboa... http://www.anandtech.com/show/2796 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumASrock X58 Extreme Overclock Help ForumAsrock x58 extreme 3 error codes ForumASROCK X58 Extreme LAN issues ForumAsRock x58 extreme Debug code AA Question ForumSystem will not boot ASRock x58 extreme Forum6gb or 12gb triple channel -- Asrock x58 Extreme ForumAsrock X58 Extreme Posts only after reset ForumASRock X58 Extreme 3 Bluescreen ForumAsrock x58 extreme error light 99 ForumAsrock 990FX Extreme 9 RAM question. ForumWill this motherboard support Core 2 Extreme? ForumHelp with dual channel problem! ForumXP600 need to salvage what i can HELP!!!!!!! ForumChassis fan connection (Quick Help) ForumAsus Rampage II Extreme NB/SB temps ForumStriker II Extreme Won't Boot ForumAsrock 890GX Extreme 3 DOA ? ForumKingston hyper x help ForumNeed help selecting new mobo! More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !