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. m 0 l o1die a b Ĉ ASUS a c 435 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... m 0 l 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat CPUs are compatible with the Xeon E5 2620 using the x79 chipset (LGA2011) Forum SolvedDual socket motherboard that can support xeon E5 and a quadro graphic card? Forum Ivy Bridge E Xeon Processor's for Gaming? Does the e5 2687w v2 have a chance? Forum Intel Xeon E5 Series CPUs - Does faster processor means faster IO? Forum Motherboard for Intel Xeon E5- 2603 Forum Motherboard for Intel Xeon E5 2687W Engineering Sample Forum Motherboard for Intel Xeon E5 2687W Engineering Sample Forum Motherboard for Intel Xeon E5 2687W Engineering Sample Forum SolvedDoes EVGA GTX 770 2GB work with Asus Sabertooth Intel z77 ATX motherboard? PC NOT BOOTING w/ GTX 770 Forum SolvedDoes the Kingston XMP Blu Red Series work with the Asus M5a97 R2.0 Motherboard? Forum SolvedAssigning SSD, HDD's, and DVD ROM on ASUS X79 Motherboard. Also, Rack Mounted Case Forum SolvedIntel Core i7-4930K 3.4GHz 6-Core with Asus X79 Deluxe ATX LGA2011 Motherboard and G.Skill Trident X Series 16GB (2 x 8G Forum SolvedWill the new Intel Core i7 Sandy Bridge 6 core CPU work with my Asus Sabertooth X79 Mobo? Forum New LG BLu Ray Drive does not work in AHCI mode on ASUS motherboard Forum Asus Sabretooth x79 Raid 0 - Just won't work. Forum ASUS Z9PE D8 - WS & Xeons QA92: second socket does not work Forum Does a hardrive with win 8.1 OS works with an Asus motherboard P4C800- EDeluxe Forum Solvedasus sabertooth x79 - How to go back to clean and working bios install? (cant turn on PC after power loss without CMOS reset) Forum is the I7-960 processsor compatible with an Asus Sabertooth X79 motherboard Forum Does this asus motherboard work with all these components!? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !