Paul said:Manual Early_BIOS Feature Serial?
SABERTOOTH 990FX E6674 2011.06.07
C8xxxxxxxxxx = 2012/09
SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0 E7335 2012.06.25 DirectKey
SABERTOOTH 990FX/GEN3 R2.0 E8041 2012.12.10 DirectKey
Should the manufacture date on the first generation of board,
occur after the R2.0 is released ? It sounds like somehow
the motherboard was given a newer serial number. If
the board was actually manufactured in 2011, the battery would be
There are slight differences in feature between the versions.
For example, my version still had FireWire/1394,
which was removed from R2.
Maybe they keep both versions available briefly to give customers a choice?
Also, to make sure major problems do not surface (in the field) with the