Is it worth upgrading to Z68 from P67? Tags: Motherboards Intel i5 MSI Last response: September 25, 2011 11:38 PM in Motherboards Share David232 September 25, 2011 9:12:02 PM I have a MSI P67A-GD65 motherboard with an i5 2500k and 8 GB RAM. I just got my motherboard RMA'ed and its in new condition(sealed). Should I go with the ASUS P8Z68-V PRO? Is it worth it? More about : worth upgrading z68 p67 starravier September 25, 2011 9:38:18 PM you wont notice a thing. m 0 l starravier September 25, 2011 9:38:37 PM aside from different features. its not worth it m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ko888 a c 223 V Motherboard September 25, 2011 11:38:25 PM If you intend to use LucidLogix Virtu or Intel Smart Response Technology then yes. If you want to use the Sandy Bridge's iGPU to perform video transcoding using QuickSync then yes. If you want to use the Sandy Bridge's iGPU as a fallback in case your discrete graphics card fails then yes. If you're not going to be using any of these features then no. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedP67 to Z68: Is it worth the upgrade? Forum Trying to decide if worth it to go Z68 over P67, give me reasons Forum P67 to z68 worth it for ssd caching? Forum Upgrade from P67 to Z77 worth it? Forum Solvedz68 p67 or z75 Forum SolvedASRock p67 extreme4 + z68 extreme4 failure to post Forum SolvedIvy bridge on intel's old chipsets (z68, p67 and h67) Forum SolvedIntel H61 vs H67 vs P67 vs Z68 Forum SolvedZ68 vs p67 Forum Solved[Gigabyte] Z68 vs P67 Forum SolvedBudget MB(Socket 1155,chipset P67 or Z68) Forum SolvedWhich asus motherboard/chipset should I choose. P67 or Z68? Forum SolvedBest p67 or z68 motherboard? Forum SolvedP67 or Z68?? Forum SolvedP67 or Z68 Forum SolvedZ68 vs. P67 (SSD Caching or not) Forum SolvedP67 vs Z68 Forum SolvedWill "Designed for Intel P67" motherboard RAM work or Z68 Mobo's? Forum SolvedZ68 or P67 Forum SolvedP67 vs. Z68 quick question! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !