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Why would you recommend the asrock board? just cheaper in general or something else?
I thought it was the Extreme 4 gen 3 as seen here: http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16813157265

It's pretty much the highest rated and best bang for your buck in the SB world atm.

But on newegg.ca it's at $199+shipping, maybe not the best deal then
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I agree P8P67 pro is the way to go.
everyone assumes Z68 is better as it costs more but in actual fact there is only 2 differences and not everyone will need those extras,
Z68 is almost the same price as p76 and its an almost guarantee that it wills uport ivy bridge, its kinda unsure about p67
    
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post #13 of 15
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Z68 is almost the same price as p76 and its an almost guarantee that it wills uport ivy bridge, its kinda unsure about p67
there is no unsure.
go look at Asus new BIOS for P67 boards
they support Ivy
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I bought the asrock p67 extreme 4 gen 3 and it comes in tomorrow. That board has PCI-e 3.0 and sata 6.0Gb/s and USB 3.0. Hopefully, it rocks!

Edit: Plus, the board looks pretty cool, with the black and yellow.
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I never really liked the black and yellow scheme. I prefer black and red/blue
    
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