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. speakerman9529 November 5, 2012 3:43:35 PM Whatbout the weird 12 by 9.6 factor. Will the stand offs still be normal? Related resources CPU Cooler comparison , need help . - Forum Need help on older CPU comparison - Forum Please, help me.( Rig Comparison ) - Forum Comparison between two processors help ? - Forum Gigabyte Z68 Comparison Help - 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. speakerman9529 November 5, 2012 3:44:48 PM Best answer selected by speakerman9529. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHard drive comparison help ForumBudget gpu comparison ForumGeForce 3 Ti comparison help needed ForumCPU and MOBO comparison request. ForumNeed a hard drive interface comparison chart (+ other questi ForumNeed help On system comparison ForumComparison for gaming ForumPSU Comparison need help ForumGaming Pc First Build Help And Comparison ForumBuild comparison .. Need help and fast ForumNeed some help . Laptop comparison . ForumRadeon HD 7970 Vs GTX 680. 5760x1080 Comparison . ForumCPU processor comparison chart help ForumPC hangs at BIOS screen after updating graphics driver. ForumGA-B75M-D3P No Video Help More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !