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Here's a picture of a Gigabyte Z87 m-ITX board. I'm not sure about the specs or even the name though.



Edit: Herp, the name is on the board, Gigabyte GA-Z87N-WIFI.

Surely it gets a NB heatsink, what are those to wire looking things ????????????
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Originally Posted by Kaltenbrunner View Post

Surely it gets a NB heatsink, what are those to wire looking things ????????????
It will have a small heatsink over the chipset but not on the VRM's, it doesn't really need one. The wire looking things are for the on-board Wi-Fi module.
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would be nice to have some pricing
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i wonder what the chances are of someone making an after market block set for the sniper boards
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Here's a picture of a Gigabyte Z87 m-ITX board. I'm not sure about the specs or even the name though.



Edit: Herp, the name is on the board, Gigabyte GA-Z87N-WIFI.

Looks nice and clean, hopefully this board will overclock.
I've heard terrible things about the m-ITX Gigabyte z77 like no overclocking capabilities whatsoever.
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I know we don't have a lot of solid info yet but could someone explain to me the differences between Z87 X OC and the Z87X-UD4H. The UD4H seems like it has more VRM but its not labeled the OC board.
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I know we don't have a lot of solid info yet but could someone explain to me the differences between Z87 X OC and the Z87X-UD4H. The UD4H seems like it has more VRM but its not labeled the OC board.

Logically the -OC would be a board without as many "bells and whistles" as the more consumer-oriented boards, and also the -OC's individual VRMs and associated parts thereof are most likely of higher capacity and quality as well.
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you cut costs on VRM phases(same quality VRM, but the UD4H might not have the higher current chokes) you don't really need and you put it into other OC features so that you can price the board correctly.
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Logically the -OC would be a board without as many "bells and whistles" as the more consumer-oriented boards, and also the -OC's individual VRMs and associated parts thereof are most likely of higher capacity and quality as well.

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you cut costs on VRM phases(same quality VRM, but the UD4H might not have the higher current chokes) you don't really need and you put it into other OC features so that you can price the board correctly.

Thanks, The OC seems like the board for me as long as it has Intel NIC and not Realtek garbage.
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Its Intel fo sho
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