Good OCing mobo for around $100? Tags: Chipsets CPUs Intel i5 Motherboards Product Last response: May 15, 2012 5:06 PM in Motherboards Share feraldiablo May 14, 2012 5:05:34 PM hi Guys i'm thinking of upgrading my cpu and mobo. getting a i5 2500k. what mobo would you recommend that is good in OCing for around $100 or less? thx in advance. ed More about : good ocing mobo 100 THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 14, 2012 5:13:30 PM whats your budget for cpu and mobo ? THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 14, 2012 5:19:13 PM ASRock Z77 Extreme4 www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681315729... Intel Core i5-3570K www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681911650... Related resources Q. about OC-ing and mobo choice - Forum Please Help with OCing a GA-G31M-ES2L mobo with an E5200 chip - Forum Best 1156 Mobo for i7 870 for around ~$ 100 -200 - Forum A good build for a bf3 pc around $1000? - Forum Z68 I5 2500k Mobo around $150 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer feraldiablo May 14, 2012 5:19:20 PM under 120$ for the mobo. cpu is fine. i was looking at http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... i am also thinking about xfire 7850 and ivy bridge for future upgrades. any thought about that mobo? or do u have a better recommendation around that same price? thx THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 14, 2012 5:20:49 PM Price goes little higher but its good i5 3570k have hd4000 inbulit + pcie 3.0 support that i5 2500k not having THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 14, 2012 5:23:45 PM i would say extreme 4 cause its having x8/x8 dual gpu support that pro not have feraldiablo May 14, 2012 5:34:10 PM bummer.... its sold out at microcenter.... http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad47b62b#/ad47b62b/... any other mobo you would recommend? THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 14, 2012 5:44:18 PM im not able to see that link feraldiablo May 14, 2012 6:02:22 PM http://www.microcenter.com/specials/catalogs/index.html if you click on the online catalog, its on page 27 THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 14, 2012 6:14:20 PM what's name of manufacture and series that'll help me feraldiablo May 14, 2012 6:32:06 PM how about this one? http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 15, 2012 1:17:46 PM I checked it it's quiet good but thing is it's z68 not z77 if you put IB in z68 mobo it'll not boot up until you upgrade bios to support IB but it needs SB THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 15, 2012 1:19:11 PM Asrock z77 extreme 4 is in price same as above but it's z77 instead z68 THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 15, 2012 1:22:37 PM Are you already bought i5 2500K SB or ? If yes then also take z77 cause it'll run them bot without need of flashing feraldiablo May 15, 2012 2:06:17 PM just checked microcenter center again,. they got the asrock ext 4 z77 u recommended in stock again. i should hurry there after work. THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 15, 2012 2:21:29 PM Yup feraldiablo May 15, 2012 3:45:24 PM will this psu work well with the 3570k, asrock ext 4 mobo and future 7850 xfire upgrades? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 15, 2012 4:13:00 PM That'll work fine but if you mean crossfire then it'll not gonna work at 700w feraldiablo May 15, 2012 4:16:49 PM 800w then? THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 15, 2012 4:19:45 PM well your gpu requirements needs 600w i would highly suggest you to get 1000w but 850 will also good feraldiablo May 15, 2012 5:01:01 PM thanks for ur help. THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 15, 2012 5:04:54 PM No problem THE UNKNOWN a b V Motherboard May 15, 2012 5:06:14 PM CORSAIR Professional Series HX850 www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681713901... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources What Are Stable OCing Settings 4 C2D-E6600,DQ6 Mobo ? Forum Best microATX Mobo for slightly OC'ing an E6600? Forum What is best OC'ing MoBo with at least 8-phase power Forum OC'ing P4 Northwood 1,8Ghz (Asus P4T -E mobo ) Forum possible to get a good gaming computer for around $1,000? Forum Best case around $ 100 Forum Good Motherboard around $ 100 for AMD Phenom II X4 965 Forum Are these good temps for OCing ? Forum Sabertooth z77 good for OC'ing (Help noob!!) Forum What is the best graphics around £0- 100 Forum Is this a good computer (spending around $2300cdn before tax Forum PC hangs at BIOS screen after updating graphics driver. Forum [Solved] Mobo sound driver or its chassis problem Forum Revert to BIOS default w/o having mobo plugged in! Forum The cheapest 1155 crossfire mobo? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !