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Go for Gigabyte. Do not touch Asrock- poor quality. MSI motherboards have poor reliability in my experience.

ASUS or Gigabyte is the way to go for motherboards.
Edited by VindalooJim - 5/1/13 at 5:14am
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MSI really isnt much better then asrock when it comes to making motherboards.
Asus and Gigabyte really go back and forth.
Gigabyte had some of the best overclocking boards of 775 and 1366, but really didnt do so hot with z68 and really is just catching up with asus in z77.

Asus support sucks, simple as that. Good luck is more important when dealing with Asus's RMA department.

I would go Gigabyte TBH, I haven't had much luck with Asus myself. Plus Gigabyte boards have always been great at overclocking.
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Originally Posted by DzillaXx View Post

MSI really isnt much better then asrock when it comes to making motherboards.
Asus and Gigabyte really go back and forth.
Gigabyte had some of the best overclocking boards of 775 and 1366, but really didnt do so hot with z68 and really is just catching up with asus in z77.

Asus support sucks, simple as that. Good luck is more important when dealing with Asus's RMA department.

I would go Gigabyte TBH, I haven't had much luck with Asus myself. Plus Gigabyte boards have always been great at overclocking.

Msi isn't better than asrock period, that also includes sales figures
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I'd take an MSI motherboard over ASRock any day of the week. I just don't trust ASRock for some reason.
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I'd take an MSI motherboard over ASRock any day of the week. I just don't trust ASRock for some reason.

I wouldn't have either.
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