Solved Need comparison Help. Tags: Motherboards AMD Last response: November 5, 2012 3:44 PM in Motherboards Share speakerman9529 November 4, 2012 6:30:43 PM MSI 990XA-GD55 AM3+ AMD 990X SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard vs. ASUS M5A97 R2.0 AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS They both cost the same and I was wondering which is more reliable and worth most for the money etc and also which one is easier to flash the BIOS on as I will be installing a Vishera chip(FX 6300) It also states that the MSI board is 9.6" wide which is .6" wider than the Asus Mobo, How does that affect the standoffs with my case? I have a Rosewill Challanger Case More about : comparison Best solution mubin a b V Motherboard November 5, 2012 11:21:00 AM Get the MSI with 990x chip. Its better than 970 chip. ALso MSI will be easy for bios update. Share speakerman9529 November 5, 2012 3:43:35 PM Whatbout the weird 12 by 9.6 factor. Will the stand offs still be normal? m 0 l Related resources R7 260x 3dmark result comparison huge difference need help. - Forum Need your help with comparison. - Forum Need help with specs comparison - Forum graphic cards comparison need help please - Forum 3 laptop comparison, need help choosing. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer speakerman9529 November 5, 2012 3:44:39 PM oh nvm. It is std. ATX- The Asus is the wierd one.... , Thanks for info man. m 0 l speakerman9529 November 5, 2012 3:44:48 PM Best answer selected by speakerman9529. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCPU Cooler comparison, need help. Forum SolvedHelp needed for building a PC in comparison to PS3/PS4/XBOX360/XBOX720 ??? Forum HP laptop comparison/purchase help needed, please... Forum Build comparison.. Need help and fast Forum Need help On system comparison Forum PSU Comparison need help Forum Need some help. Laptop comparison. Forum NEED HELP! . . . laptop comparison Forum 24" Motnitor Comparison- Need some help plz Forum Need help on older CPU comparison Forum Solvedsapphire r9 GPU comparisons. need help before i make the purchase Forum I5 CPU comparison help needed. Forum GeForce 3 Ti comparison help needed Forum SolvedPC Comparison help Forum SolvedComparison of AMD's APU and CPU+GPU help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !