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Looking at a Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD4-B3 for $215 is it a good value board for money?


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I paid a lot less than that ($179) but good board nevertheless.
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whats the difference between that and the Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD4-B3?

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whats the difference between that and the Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD4-B3?

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Originally Posted by consumer View Post
Looking at a Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD4-B3 for $215 is it a good value board for money?


Any owners like to chime in with their opinions?
I never pay more than $100 for a motherboard, so I can't help you. To me, it just seems like such a waste to hopefully sqeeze an extra 200mhz out of a cpu. I mean, you won't ever notice the difference and that extra money could be used to actually improve your performance enough to feel with a gpu, ssd, etc.
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The GA-Z68XP-UD4 has one more phase.
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Originally Posted by Zonda View Post
The GA-Z68XP-UD4 has one more phase.
Does it have the issue that non b3 boards have?
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Do Z68's have the same issues as the none B3 P67's?
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Do Z68's have the same issues as the none B3 P67's?
I'm not really sure, do you mind explaining what problems the non-B3 P67's have?
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