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How do you choose a good motherboard?
Aug 20, 2012, 6:32 AM
I have chosen my motherboard for my build. Not sure if I have chosen the right type of motherboard for my needs.
- AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Deneb 3.4GHz Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor
- Light gaming
- Video and audio editing
Is there a brand i should stay away from?
Aug 20, 2012
choose good motherboard
Aug 20, 2012, 6:39 AM
Stay away from Biostar. Cheap and nasty like Asrock. I'd get an Asus M5A97 for that build. AM3+ socket and excellent build quality.
Aug 20, 2012, 8:29 AM
Yes, stay away from Biostar and the lower end Asrock boards. Stick with Gigabyte and Asus and you can't go wrong. Here's a good entry level MB for your cpu:
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