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post #1 of 14
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Hello, i would like to hear your opinions about these motherboards -

Asus P8Z77-V 220$

Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H 190$

Asrock Z77 extreme4 167$

Which one you think would be best to buy, also why?

Thank you for helping thumb.gif
post #2 of 14
If i had to make the decision i would go with the Gigabyte-Z77-UD3H, since i have had experience with their G1 Killer Sniper 2, and their FX970 and i have not had any problems so far.
post #3 of 14
Giga. or ASRock.

But the Gigabyte better, for the almost zero price difference.
   
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post #4 of 14
The Gigabyte because it is a solid quality board.

The Asus I think is overpriced for what you get

The ASrock is cr@p it uses cheapo parts and reads voltages wrong.
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post #5 of 14
UD3H unless you need crazy fan control (ASUS P8Z77-V and above have Fan Xpert 2).

There's several issues with the UD3H/UD5H can be averted by going with the Asus board: Fan control on chassis headers 1-3 are linked up on UD3H/UD5H and forth one is max speed all the time, there's no real fan curve in BIOS (it's a simple PWM slope).

If you buy Asrock, need Extreme6 and above for decent (but analog) VRM zince Extreme4 uses cheap DPAK MOSFETS. The only Digital VRM on Asrock Z77 is Z77 OC Formula. see http://sinhardware.com/index.php/99-sins-hardware/vrm-list
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post #7 of 14
MSI z77a G45 gaming is a solid board. I have one and it rocks. Posts instantly. But i've been a fan of gigabyte boards and have made a few systems with them. Gigabyte's an awesome brand.
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post #8 of 14
Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H all the way. The ASUS board is overpriced, and the ASRock Extreme4 has terrible D-PAK MOSFETs.
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Originally Posted by svenge View Post

Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H all the way. The ASUS board is overpriced, and the ASRock Extreme4 has terrible D-PAK MOSFETs.

You keep saying the same things i am going to say so i second this
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post #10 of 14
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Very thanks! I'll go with the gygabite then thumb.gif
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