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Am I right to think there is absolutely no difference between the Gigabyte P67A-UD5-B3 & X68A-UD5-B3 models?

Does Z68 offer that much more improvement over P67?

The reason I'm asking is I've just been offered a P67 for $50! Basically saving me $200+, so I'm wondering whether i should jump on it.
    
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The only difference is the chipset, Z78 allows lucid virtu (on board GPU) and ssd caching. If you find yourself not using those features, get the P67. Overclocking cabability solely relies on the CPU itself and obviously any mid range mobo (Asus P8P67 Pro, Gigabyte P67 UD4, Asrock P67 extreme4 and couple more)

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I am getting a SSD but for $50 getting a $250 board brand new I don't think I can pass that up.
    
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