New mobo for i5 2500k Tags: Motherboards Intel i5 Product Last response: August 4, 2012 3:45 AM in Motherboards Share jds94 August 4, 2012 3:16:31 AM whats your opinion on this mobo? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... is it good? im trying to get the most bang for my buck right now!, i don't want to do a serious OC but maybe like up to 3.8 or 4 GHz. so is this a good mobo or would you recommend something else? More about : mobo 2500k Anonymous a b V Motherboard August 4, 2012 3:25:42 AM personally i stay away from microATX boards; generally less features and harder to work on being smaller. ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 $124.99 was the board to get until everyone fell in love with the Z77 chipset. still a great board. jds94 August 4, 2012 3:32:43 AM my case is a microatx though so i dont have much options. Related resources Hal.dll Blue Screen ( new i5 2500k and mobo ) - Forum New mobo for i5 2500k - Forum Worth Upgrading to i5 2500k and mobo ...? - Forum Need help choosing mobo for core i5 2500K - Forum Z77 mobo for i5 2500k - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous a b V Motherboard August 4, 2012 3:37:19 AM ok, got it. can't find fault with what you picked then unless you are looking to SLI/Xfire later . .but the added heat would be an issue unless you had good air flow in the case. jds94 August 4, 2012 3:38:44 AM well im a nooby when it comes to hardware still haha, what micro atx mobo would you purchase for yourself? Anonymous a b V Motherboard August 4, 2012 3:45:55 AM i would consider this if i knew i would go multi cards on the graphics: ASRock Z77 Extreme4-M $134.99 this would be if i needed cheap and good: ASRock Z77 Pro4-M $109.99 the one you picked is the middle of the road choice i would think about. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] rts-stores Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] rts-stores Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] rts-stores ForumPlease help choose z68 mobo for i5 2500k ForumI5 2500k or 3570k mobo /memory help ForumZ68 MoBo for i5 2500k ForumOverclocking i5 2500k with gigabyte mobo -not sure how to start ForumBest mobo for intel i5 2500k ForumI5 2500k , Asus Mobo , Coolers... ForumI5 2500k ASRock Mobo w/ H50 Cooling? ForumLooking to Buy i5 2500k combo with, mobo , cooler and 8gbs ram+ ForumHelp picking mobo for i5 2500k ? ForumSafe overclock guide for i5 2500k with asus p8p67pro mobo ForumBest Mobo for i5 2500k less than $150 ForumWhich is better memory More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !