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post #11 of 105
I love the thermal armor. But if you plan on WCing the chipset and VRMs you have to take it all off, don't you?
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looks cool. On another note, what is the difference between p8z77-v and p8z77-v pro?
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I don't understand how it can list 'Quad-GPU' support with only 3 PCI-E slots?
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post #14 of 105
Quote:
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I don't understand how it can list 'Quad-GPU' support with only 3 PCI-E slots?

Two Dual-GPU cards I would assume.
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post #15 of 105
I'm going to be doing a full WC build on this board as soon as Ivy is out. I wasn't so sure because I was worried about the heat on the rest of the board but since they almost got to 5ghz without needing any extra cooling then I'm sold on this.

IMO the best looking non-modded mobo I've seen, but I can understand why some people might not like the "Thermal armor" but beauty is a matter of perception and for me this ticks all the boxes.
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post #16 of 105
Yea I love the look of the thermal armor, Makes the board look sleek.

I'll definitely be picking this one up when I upgrade to Ivy
post #17 of 105
It looks nice..

but i do prefer my P8Z77-V pro wink.gif

I have no use for the "tough" components. its made for higher temperatures than i have here in little Denmark anyways smile.gif

But its nice they are taking high temperature countries into consideration when theyre designing hardware.
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I'm most likely buying this board when I upgrade to Ivy wink.gif

I'm there with ya. Keep waiting for newegg to tell me how much I need to throw at em...
A lot of z77 boards just got listed on Newegg today.

Z77 Sabertooth = $239.99
Edited by losttsol - 4/8/12 at 6:42am
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post #19 of 105
Quote:
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A lot of z77 boards just got listed on Newegg today.
Z77 Sabertooth = $239.99

Y no Gene V newegg ?!?!?
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post #20 of 105
I still don't get what ppl see in this board ..with armor (very boring-to much plastic) without it (to much brown) it still looks better with no armor tho,wish there was debug panel
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