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Originally Posted by willieboy90 View Post
Such as? Maybe regular office applications?

My apologies for stupid questions, but I haven't researched this good enough. But it could be that Z68 will bring a whole new lin-up of high-end mobo's on the market? Still waiting for a damn EVGA Classy with P67 chipset'.

Other words, why should I get a Z68 mobo over a High-end P67 mobo? (M4E, GB UD7, EVGA Classy etc..)
The main benefit would be power savings and use of the intel QuickSync Video. Nvidia Optimus-like support for Z68 would make it a winner all around: use discreet GPU for games and such while using the built-in GPU for menial tasks and video encoding/decoding. The Z68 should have support for SSD caching as well, so that's another bonus, but overall it's not a huge step from the P67.
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z68 is just a hybrid of p67 and h67, but i think it might have more ivybridge support, and thus there is a lot of speculation around it. The thing I see is that it has a 68 like 58 so they thing it will be teh enthusiast product.
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