Amd micro-atx / mini-itx mobo Tags: Motherboards AMD Atx Last response: May 30, 2012 2:57 AM in Motherboards Share mxno May 28, 2012 3:36:09 PM why there is no "renowed" performance micro-atx / mini-itx mobo on amd side, When i think on intel side i spot 2 of them easy the maximus gene & rampage gene. so what are my choice to build a micro-atx / mini-itx amd monster ? (gaming and ocing) More about : amd micro atx mini itx mobo | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove jsrudd Motherboard Expert May 28, 2012 3:42:34 PM For gaming you would want to go with an Intel processor anyway. Just get an i5 and one of the motherboards you listed. | Report abuse geofelt Motherboard Master May 28, 2012 4:12:05 PM There is not a lot of difference between a mainstream motherboard and a "renowned" or "enthusiast" motherboard. Yes, if you pay a bunch, you can eke out a few more MHZ from a great motherboard. But is it really necessary? If you want to build a gaming monster, Intel is currently the only way to go. In the current tom's article, best gaming cpu's for the money, there are NO winning AMC chips at any price point. http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/gaming-cpu-review-o... Even with Intel, any Z77 based motherboard will be able to OC a "K" chip to levels that will drive any graphics configuration well. No real need for a top priced motherboard. | Report abuse mxno May 28, 2012 11:08:44 PM the question about AMD ... is because i already own a pIIx4 955BE ... witch is still going strong , just tired of big ass tower | Report abuse mxno May 30, 2012 2:18:11 AM meh nobody got can propose me something | Report abuse geofelt Motherboard Master May 30, 2012 2:57:49 AM mxno said:meh nobody got can propose me something Go to newegg. Under motherboards, select matx or itx format, and the northbridge that best supports your cpu chip. You will find a bunch. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Motherboards>Amd micro-atx / mini-itx mobo> Related ressources: ForumLooking For Input --- Mini-ITX Micro-ATX Gaming ForumMicro-ATX vs Mini-ITX - help me make some ITX choices ForumBestConfigs: MicroATX Gaming Build ForumAtx vs. Micro-Atx vs. Mini-itx ForumA Mini-ITX build for my parents ForumMicro-ATX for ATX case ForumBestConfigs - MicroATX Gaming Build Forumwhat you think of building a micro-atx laptop?? ForumNeed replacement Z77 micro-ATX mobo ForumMy new mini-ITX build ForumBest microATX Mobo for slightly OC'ing an E6600? ForumHelp me choose a mini-ITX MoBo for... ForumContemplating a mini-itx gaming build ForumMini-ITX Linux Box Forum[First Build] Mini-ITX Gaming Build ForumUltra low power mini-itx media server / nas : suggestions? ForumP7h57, i5-760 and 2x8gb Forum[Solved] Motherboard for the AMD FX-4170? ForumProblem with new mobo (video included) ForumWill this mobo work with my cpu More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !