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post #11 of 14
Do you need SSD caching?
Do you need integrated graphics?
Do you need Intel Quick Sync?

How many graphics cards do you plan to have?

These questions will help steer you towards one over the other two. I bought the ASUS P8Z68-V PRO because I will be using Intel Quick Sync. I will be using the iGPU.
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post #12 of 14
Thread Starter 
i prob won't use the iGPU or SSD Caching.

i did realize one thing about the Z68board, it doesn't have P/S2 slot, so it may be an issue with my keyboard.

Think i'm gonna go with the P67 Deluxe on this, i can't see spending the $$ for the UD4 when the Deluxe is only a few dollars more. Now if it was the UD5 it'll make a difference.

Also i'd just be SLI'ing GTX 570s.
post #13 of 14
I had a Asus Deluxe that I just sold, it ran flawless for months and the overclocking was so much easier than the EVGA FTW board I have now. Only reason I changed was to 3 way sli but if I was only going to do 2 way sli, the Deluxe is a great choice.
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post #14 of 14
How do you like the EVGA board besides sli?
Also, why didnt you go for the WS revo?
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