ASrock Z68 or P67 Tags: Motherboards Gtx ASrock Last response: April 27, 2012 7:34 PM in Motherboards Share emoney123 April 27, 2012 1:04:42 PM I am willing to spend a couple bucks more between the following motherboards: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... is the extra money worth it? i5 2500k 8gb 1600 gtx 550 ti (Will PCI 3.0 Slots work with the GTX 550 ti?) Thanks More about : asrock z68 p67 constepatdyak a b V Motherboard April 27, 2012 1:09:32 PM Def Z68. your z68 e3 g3 board has pcie2/3.0 compatibility, so any card will work. That board is also a great board for Overclocking, and packed with features. One of my fave boards ever m 0 l osamabinrobot April 27, 2012 1:10:32 PM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Related resources ASRock p67 extreme4 + z68 extreme4 failure to post - Forum Asrock p67 or z68 - Forum ASrock Z68 or P67 - Forum Usb2/3 performance of asrock z68 same as asrock p67? - Forum z68 p67 or z75 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer neon neophyte a b V Motherboard April 27, 2012 1:10:37 PM any card will work on a pci-e 2.0 slot as well. question really is, do you care about quicksync? it lets you transcode videos CONSIDERABLY faster than any other alternative. if u do care, get the z68 m 0 l emoney123 April 27, 2012 1:15:05 PM neon neophyte said:any card will work on a pci-e 2.0 slot as well. question really is, do you care about quicksync? it lets you transcode videos CONSIDERABLY faster than any other alternative. if u do care, get the z68 Yeah i was planning on rendering videos with this computer i just also wanted to make sure the gtx 550 ti would work with the 3.0 slots m 0 l neon neophyte a b V Motherboard April 27, 2012 2:11:48 PM yeah it should work fine, though i have heard some compatibility issues with 3.0. if you are planning on transcoding, then get the z68 so you can use quicksync m 0 l logic54 April 27, 2012 7:34:48 PM Been building computers for about 10 years. Get this it may be a little more expensive but worth it. Everyone will look at you like your god. ASRock X79 Extreme11 http://www.servethehome.com/asrock-x79-extreme11-lsi-sa... Logic m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources 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 to Z68: Is it worth the upgrade? 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 !