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ASUS Maximus IV Extreme pictured, UEFI BIOS

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December 8, 2010 4:16:10 AM
What are your thoughts on this one?
I wonder if AM3+ boards will have UEFI as well.

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December 8, 2010 10:42:05 PM

I've been reading about this for some time. It's supposed to be quicker and more reliable than the traditional BIOS. Thanks for the link.
a c 241 V Motherboard
a b Ĉ ASUS
December 8, 2010 10:54:01 PM

Nice link...

AM3+ boards will most likely be following suit with UEFI replacing the current BIOS. It will a nice & much needed change when UEFI is integrated across the board and manufacturers provide updates to replace current gen BIOS.
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December 8, 2010 11:20:31 PM

I could care less about the GUI, but I am interested in the 'efficiency'. I've seen super-fast boot times since June, but I'm not 100% certain it's some {modified sleep mode; Quick Boot} or real cold-boot time. It's a 'step' forward, but from everything I've seen it's glitz - I want a SOLID BIOS. I hope UEFI is both.

What I'd really like is a BIOS that could connect to the web or other source and OPTIMIZE itself with ALL the H/W and OC'ing via a simplified GUI + WORK + DIAGNOSTICS = Happy Jaquith!

Boot time example -
Boringly slow tour -