Does the e5 -2660 xeon work in an asus x79 motherboard Tags: Asus Xeon Motherboards Last response: December 28, 2012 1:09 PM in Motherboards Share mrcool46 December 21, 2012 4:15:50 PM Will this combo work ? Asus P9X79 LE using an Xeon E5-2660 More about : 2660 xeon work asus x79 motherboard cl-scott a b Ĉ ASUS a b V Motherboard December 21, 2012 4:34:55 PM According to the CPU support list, no: http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/Intel_Socket_2011/P9X7... You can try it if you like, and it may work, but it's kind of an"at your own risk" sort of thing. o1die a b Ĉ ASUS a c 434 V Motherboard December 21, 2012 4:35:40 PM These gigabyte boards support the e5-2650, but may require ecc ram; check the ram recommendations carefully: http://www.gigabyte.us/support-downloads/cpu-support-po... 2011&cs=Intel X79.I would email gigabyte tech support and see if the 2660 will run. http://www.gigabyte.us/support-downloads/support-downlo... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mrcool46 December 28, 2012 1:09:22 PM o1die said:These gigabyte boards support the e5-2650, but may require ecc ram; check the ram recommendations carefully: http://www.gigabyte.us/support-downloads/cpu-support-po... 2011&cs=Intel X79.I would email gigabyte tech support and see if the 2660 will run. http://www.gigabyte.us/support-downloads/support-downlo... o1die Thanks but found out the Intel DX79TO tales all the Xeon E5's Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumMotherboard for Intel Xeon E5 2687W Engineering Sample ForumXeon e5 2690 vs. i7 3930K ForumMotherboard for Intel Xeon E5 - 2603 ForumCan you run an i7 Extreme in a Xeon E5 socket ForumMotherboard for Intel Xeon E5 2687W Engineering Sample ForumDual Xeon E5 2690's, Quad Sli GTX 680's ForumCcore i7 and Xeon e5 compatibility ForumNeed advice on x79 mobo choice for a new build ForumSingle Xeon E5-1660 Build, Worth it? ForumNew Workstation Build - i7 vs. Xeon E5 2640 ForumMonster quint-monitor holdover build until Xeon E5 SB release ForumLga 2011 x79 buy now or wait untill q4 ForumASUS Z9PE D8 - WS & Xeons QA92: second socket does not work ForumX79 Video Editing $1800 ForumWhich is the best mobo for video editing x79 or z77 Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" Forum[Solved] Secure BIOS with a Motherboard Jumper ForumMotherboard For Intel i5 3570(NON K) Processor. ForumHELP!! Will 3.0 PCI-e Graphic Card work on a 1.0 PCI-e Slot? ForumBudget Motherboard with HDMI More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !