Hi. I'm looking for a high-quality *gaming* motherboard that is compatible for this setup. I'm not planning to OC. I do also want at least 1 HDMI-port so I can use a HDMI-cable with my monitor for 1080p, and basically get my money worth out of it. I will be spending up to $210, no more then that. I could spent about $20 - $30 more if I will be getting my money worth. I'm going to be using this for Internet surfing + Gaming mostly.
Processor: Intel Core i7 2700K
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 16GB DDR3
Graphics Card: nVidia GeForce GTX 560Ti 2GB
Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 2TB
Power Supply: Corsair TX750 V2
Optical Drive: (Haven't chosen one yet)
Case: APEVIA X-TROOPER Series X-TRP-RD
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
Agree with the board above, but why even worry about HDMI? Most (if not all) Z68's and Z77's have HDMI, but your GPU will almost definitely have HDMI too, unless you're talking about running more than one monitor from HDMI.
If you only have one monitor, the HDMI port on the motherboard will never be used anyway.
Thanks for the suggestions, especially the optical drive! I'm still open to more suggestions, I haven't heard the best things about that mobo though. I was thinking about getting an ASUS Gene V ($205.00) but I am very skeptical about that mobo.
In your price range i highly recommend any of these three all are top notch and solid choices i have used them all and it's a flip of a coin as to which is better all i can tell you is IMO there simply the best bang for buck Mid High end motherboards you can get right now you cannot buy what is classified as "high end" mobo for $200 that i am aware of. mobo:ASUS P8Z77-V PRO LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...