Closed Z68 or z77? Tags: Motherboards Overclocking Build Last response: April 13, 2012 3:00 AM in Motherboards Share slicedtoad April 13, 2012 12:04:37 AM For a 2500k+7870 build is there any reason not to with a z77 board like this one: http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681... Or should I be going with a z68 board? SLI will never be needed and overclocking will be kept minimal. More about : z68 z77 Best solution chesteracorgi a b V Motherboard a b K Overclocking April 13, 2012 1:47:06 AM There is no reason not to go with the Z77 over a Z68 for a new build or upgrade. Share constepatdyak a b V Motherboard April 13, 2012 1:48:43 AM Z77 all the way, no need to buy a older generation motherboard Score 0 Related resources FREE Motherboard Swap Should I Z68 to Z77 - Forum How much performance did I lose with Sandy Bridge being changed from Z68 to Z77? - Forum upgrading from z68 to a z77 - Forum Should I Upgrade my Z68 to a Z77 Mobo? - Forum Z68 or z77 for i5-2500k - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer slicedtoad April 13, 2012 2:35:19 AM good, just wanted to make sure I wasn't missing something. Score 0 slicedtoad April 13, 2012 2:35:54 AM Best answer selected by slicedtoad. Score 0 nikorr a c 328 V Motherboard a b K Overclocking April 13, 2012 3:00:34 AM This topic has been closed by Nikorr Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedZ68 vs Z77 for oc'd cpu's and gaming Forum SolvedZ77 vs Z68 for Sandybridge Forum SolvedZ68 vs z77 gaming rig Forum SolvedASUS Z77 Pro over Z68 GEN3 Pro? Forum SolvedASRock Z68 Extreme 7 vs Asus SABERTOOTH Z77 +BUILD Forum SolvedZ68 vs. Z77 Intel Chipset Forum SolvedShould I upgrade motherboard to z68 or z77 Forum SolvedZ77 Platform and Backwards with z68 chip socket Forum best 1155 board under £70 must have z77 or z68 and pci-e 16x and pci-e 8x ASUS or gigabyte maybe intel if under £90 using a Forum Need help - z68 z77 Forum Gigabyte Z68 vs Z77 Forum What Z68, Z77 Motherboard to get Forum New motherboard for i5 2500k Z68 or Z77? Forum Should I buy another z68 mobo or a new z77? Forum Z77 vs P67 vs Z68 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !