Pros: 4 Way SLI/Crossfire, Thundebolt, PCI-E 3.0, UEFI, Layout
Cons: : Wish it was all black like back in the day.
The Ultimate Z77 Board, this thing has future technology all the way around. Msata, which many manufactures are pushing. Thunderbolt will be the new way to connect things, may manufactures are really pushing this, Intel, Apple, Samsung, Toshiba, & Sony just to name a few. It's already tons of products that use Thunderbolt as a way to connect. Just go to Thunderbolt Wiki. PCI-E 3.0 has you set for the future far as bandwidth & speed goes. USB 3.0 Is only native to Z77 & no other Platform. 4Way SLI/Crossfire, the best UEFI, & a great power phase is what sets this board away from most of Z77 boards. It's to substain a strong overclock over 5.2GHz with relative low temps with an IVY Bridge...(read more)