Not the same socket. My bad!
Not only that, the processor must be socket AND BIOS compatible. Look on the asus site for a list of compatible processors.
Yep. I guess I should be looking at the i7 3770k instead. Thanks for the reply!
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Hello abordeu ,
Unfortunately the motherboard is not compatible but if you are interested in taking a look at the motherboards compatible with the Intel® Core™ i7-4790K Processor you can see it here: