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I had a little accident when removing my cpu (don't lift delidded cpus from the lid) and bent 3-4 pins on my socket from the p8z77-v pro listed in my sig rig. I'm going to buy a new one but can't decide between them.
Choices:

1. MSI Z77 MPower @189€
2. Asus P8Z77-V Pro (non thunderbolt) @184,90€
3. Asus P8Z77-V Deluxe (not in stock) @182.90€
4. Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H-WB WIFI @190.90€

Feel free to suggest other mobos too but in keep in mind that I need it to have wifi. Another asus would be a hassle-free choice because I wouldn't have to mess with the drivers.

Edit: I'm going to order today so fast advice would be appreciated!
Edited by Ukkooh - 7/30/13 at 8:18am
     
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post #2 of 4
They are all really good and close in specs. I am a big fan of MSI and they are known to make high quality, reliable products, the Mpower also looks really good, so I would advise you to get it but you wont go wrong with any of the listed ones.
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Thanks for the input. I guess I'll just get a p8z77-v pro. I'd love to get the mpower but sadly no pci-slots so I'd have to get a new soundcard.
     
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post #4 of 4
I have the P8Z77-V-LX(I know its not the exact board in your post) But I am quite happy with mine.

You won't be disappointed I think.
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