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. m 0 l 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? m 0 l 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Help with ASROCK X58 Extreme motherboard Forum ASrock X58 Extreme Overclock Help Forum SolvedASRock Z87 Extreme4 or EVGA X58 FTW3? Forum SolvedAsrock X58 Extreme6 with Xeon E5520 Forum i7 980x, asrock x58 extreme 6 & corsair dominators 2000mhz cl8 Forum Simple overclock Intel Core i7 920 // ASRock X58 Extreme Forum SolvedMoving Raid 0 from Asrock X58 extreme to Asrock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3 Forum SolvedASROCK X58 EXTREME error 'FE' no beeps Forum SolvedRosewill RCR IM5001 & ASROCK X58 EXTREME6 Forum Another Asrock extreme Problem (X58) Forum SolvedASRock x58 extreme mobo problems Forum SolvedAsrock x58 extreme 12 gig memory choice Forum SolvedProblem setting up asrock x58 extreme raid for Windows 7 / Vista. Forum SolvedASRock x58 Extreme Forum SolvedCore i7-920 on asrock x58 extreme Forum SolvedSpeedstep option in Asrock X58 Extreme? Forum SolvedWindows 7 or Vista for ASRock X58 Extreme? Forum SolvedWha you guys think of the ASrock x58 Extreme LGA1336 MOBO? Forum Digital Audio Dying on Asrock x58 Extreme Motherboards Forum ASRock x58 Extreme PCI-E Issue Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !