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Poll Results: Which brand would you buy a Z87 Motherboard from?

 
  • 31% (82)
    ASUS
  • 14% (39)
    ASRock
  • 0% (1)
    ECS
  • 12% (33)
    MSI
  • 37% (99)
    Gigabyte
  • 0% (0)
    Foxconn
  • 0% (0)
    Zotac
  • 2% (7)
    EVGA
  • 0% (1)
    Biostar
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post #31 of 127
ASRock Z87 Extreme 8/11 or OC Formula for me, so far.....
post #32 of 127
I really like the stylings of the mid range gigabyte boards (not oc force or the sniper) but I don't like the pci-e lay out on either rolleyes.gif
post #33 of 127
So far I really like Gigabyte's Z87 boards, all of them look great, at least they used better looking heatsinks because I thought most of their Z77 boards looked really ugly with those generic fin looking heatsinks. They are going the right direction with this one, and the OC Force looks great.
    
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post #34 of 127
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Originally Posted by Broseidon View Post



ASRock z87 OC formula smile.gif

If it will live up to it's predecessor.. I'm sold.
post #35 of 127
Yeah... the Z77 OC Formula is an awesome board for sure.
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post #36 of 127
Really interested in the Gigabyte Z87X-OC Force, Gigabyte Z87 G1.Sniper 5, ASRock Z87 Extreme11/ac (want pictures!), and the ASRock Z87 OC Formula/ac. Gigabyte has done an excellent job with the new board looks and features, but ASRock's Extreme11 has me interested in what kind of storage connections will be available this time around and their other features. Wish I could have all the awesome of both brands on one board. thumb.gif
    
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post #37 of 127
loving the look of the mainstream Gigabyte boards I also like the new Evga board just have to wait and see if it will be good or the same as z77 boards. In the end most of them look good but Asus man that color combo just looks so ugly compared to the other.biggrin.gif
post #38 of 127
I'm on the hunt for a mATX board that has the PCI-E slots wired for the top and bottom slot being used for SLI, and the middle slot for a sound card. Haven't found any info on that, but I'm liking ASRock and Gigabyte's colour schemes.
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post #39 of 127
MSI Z87 MPower MAX Motherboard

EVGA Z87 Classified Motherboard

ASUS Z87 ROG Motherboards

The above have my attention. I like that evga implemented right angle connections along with the colors as my build will be black and white but as others have said, EVGA has had numerous problems with there motherboards so either way I will be waiting for others to purchase/ review the above mobo's first before I make a decision.

Edit: Now that I've seen gigabytes lineup they look awesome as well, really impressed with the mobo manufactures this year.
Edited by pcmonky - 5/30/13 at 9:17am
post #40 of 127
UD4 or UD5.

Looking forward to tinkering with ram and cpu overclocks.
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