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Best board for 3570k and he 7850?

Hey guys I'm looking for a decent motherboard between 100-140$ range for my i5-3570k and hd 7850 that I'll be buying soon. I would like to do some light to mid range OCing on both the CPU and GPU. I will also never be using SLI. What is the best board for me? While I'm at it, What do you guys think is the cheapest PSU I could get away with for this setup. Links are appreciated, thanks in advance!
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    Don't skimp on the PSU, you'll be sorry. Be prepared to spend 50 to 60 on a 500 W unit.

    As for MB's, there are tons of them available. One of my favorites for all around use is the following:
    GIGABYTE GA-Z77-D3H LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128543

    For a power supply, consider:
    CORSAIR Builder Series CX500 V2 500W ATX12V v2.3 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Power Supply
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139027
  2. Is it important to get a certified PSU? Also I just noticed when I get my CPU from microcenter I can get this board for $90. Is it any good?

    ASUS P8Z77-V LX Socket 1155 Z77 ATX Intel Motherboard
    $89.99 if purchased with the i5 3570K processor
    http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0387156
  3. It's one of their crappier motherboards. Real budget power handling section. I'd steer clear.
  4. Damn I was hoping to take advantage of the $50 off but I guess there's no point if it's a POS...hehe
  5. Best answer selected by Matt1990.
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