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I know somebody that did a build for someone else with the Gigabyte, I've also worked with a couple of AsRock board and I've found that the Gigabyte boards have a better quality board and components, yet AsRock have more features for the price. Just remember it's cheaper for a reason. thumb.gif
The D3H has a very similar BIOS to my board from what he said, I do actually like it personally. I just think Gigabyte make better quality boards then the rest. But I guess that's just me, which one is cheaper?

the Asrock is the cheaper one
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the Asrock is the cheaper one

By how much though?
 
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Convertible i5 3570k (De-Lidded) Gigabyte Z77x-D3H XFX R9 290 With Koolance Block (1179/1450) 16GB G-Skill Ares 1866 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 840 Evo Seagate Barracuda 2TB 1x OEM DVD Drives Heatkiller Rev 3.0 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
XSPC RX360 Laing D5 + XSPC Res Primochill Bloodshed Red Tubing Koolance Fullcover R9 290x Block 
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XSPC EX360 Windows 10 Pro x64 Asus VEH228H Asus VE228H 
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Zowie FK1 House of Stealth Microlab Solo6c Logitech C100 Webcam 
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Microcenter combo
ASRock Z77 Extreme4 $104
http://www.microcenter.com/product/387554/Z77_Extreme4_LGA_1155_Z77_ATX_Intel_Motherboard#
i5 3570K for $169
http://www.microcenter.com/product/388577/Core_i5_3570K_34GHz_LGA_1155_Processor
minus $40 combo discount = $230

also the Samsung 840 128GB for $99 at Microcenter
Edited by Redwoodz - 11/23/12 at 9:05pm
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