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ASUS to provide consumers with a new series of motherboards using Intel Z68 Express chipset. ASUS P8Z68 series and ROG Maximus IV GENE-Z motherboard has many powerful features, give full play to the performance advantages of Sandy Bridge, uncompromising, ASUS is the only way to integrate the various new technologies in the Z68 motherboard. Package supports the use of scraping the LucidLogix Virtu ™ graphics virtualization engine, and the Intel ® Quick Sync Video to achieve a faster video conversion, support the latest NVIDIA ® and AMD graphics card, and intel ® Smart Response Technology..

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Wish I knew about this sooner, would've bought this instead of the p67 eatx.
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Looks like a stadium located downtown
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*Pulls hair out*

About time, cant wait for this to hit newegg.
 
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Awwww, such a cute little guy.
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Right after I purchased my P8P67-M board too...... Just my luck!
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idk, what is so much better about this over the P8P67m

ROG gimmicks?
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post #8 of 77
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Originally Posted by reflex99 View Post
idk, what is so much better about this over the P8P67m

ROG gimmicks?
There are typically a bunch of cool improvements with a Maximus Gene board:

- Better sound chipset
- Much better color scheme
- Better mobo cooling
- BIOS reset on the back for easy access
- Power button on the board itself

I have yet to find an Asus mATX board yet that has a good wifi chipset though
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kinda phail with the sata ports only 6?
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post #10 of 77
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Originally Posted by reflex99 View Post
idk, what is so much better about this over the P8P67m

ROG gimmicks?
Also hopefully this board has a direct vcore adjustment with good llc. The m and m pro dont, we have to use offsets and the llc is more dangerous than useful. LLC on these boards at +.1-.15v, these matx boards are a mess in terms of useful bios features for overclocking.

Little more info and breakdown of other asus z68 boards.
http://lab501.ro/stiri/asus-maximus-...-face-aparitia
Edited by nagle3092 - 5/10/11 at 5:07pm
 
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