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Best Motherboard (i5 2500k)

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August 18, 2011 11:31:07 PM

Hey Guys,
I want a good motherboard, for my i5 2500k?
I will be overclocking my i5 2500k to around 4 to 4.5 ghz
I will be using my system for mid gaming vid editing and rendering
I will be using one graphics card - GTX 560 Ti

The motherboards which i am considering...

MSI Z68MA-G45

Gigabyte GA-Z68A-D3-B3

Asus P8Z68-V LE

Asus P8Z68-V LE

MSI P67A-C45 B3

MSI P67A-GD53

Asus P8P67-M

Gigabyte GA-P67A-UD3-B3


Thanks Guys :sol: 

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August 19, 2011 1:21:31 AM

One of these -> http://www.newegg.com/Product/Productcompare.aspx?Submi...|13-131-730^13-131-730-TS%2C13-131-703^13-131-703-TS%2C13-131-771^13-131-771-TS%2C13-128-513^13-128-513-TS%2C13-128-492^13-128-492-TS

My picks:
$200 ASUS P8Z68-V PRO
$278 Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD5

Here's the problem, OC vs vCore the MOBOs you listed would have a higher vCore than the ones I listed for your target OC. I 'get' your ~$150 budget, I'd love a 2012 Corvette for $25K. There's a good correlation to higher Phase power to lower vCore.

The $178 ASUS P8P67 PRO (REV 3.1) is a viable choice if your don't care about the Z68 or any of its features.
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