Closed Help choosing a new motherboard Tags: Motherboards Gigabyte Last response: February 1, 2013 8:48 PM in Motherboards Share Mbernardo January 24, 2013 3:43:29 PM Hello All I'm thinking about getting a new motherboard. I have a Gigabyte GA-P67A-UD4-B3 which motherboard would be a good upgrade? Thanks More about : choosing motherboard trnddwn33 January 24, 2013 3:51:48 PM Assuming you are using the same proc and want to stick with gigabyte, this mobo takes advantage of the z68 chipset and seems well reviewed for a decent price. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... neon neophyte a b V Motherboard January 24, 2013 3:55:05 PM asrock boards overclock better, if you have a k series cpu Related resources Help with choosing a new z77 motherboard - Forum Need help choosing a motherboard for new build - Forum Need help choosing a motherboard - Forum Help choosing a new motherboard - Forum Need Help Choosing a Motherboard from this list - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Mbernardo January 24, 2013 3:57:48 PM neon neophyte said:asrock boards overclock better, if you have a k series cpu I do have a i52500k. but what kind of board would you recommend? neon neophyte a b V Motherboard January 24, 2013 4:02:00 PM anything in the asrock line overclocks like a champ. i can hit 5.1ghz and higher. you might want to go with z77 over z68. i mean if you are doing an upgrade may as well leave yourself open for an ivybridge upgrade w/ full features. really it comes down to how much you want to spend and what features you are looking for. asrock extreme 3, 4, 6... whatever really iixwh3l4nxii January 24, 2013 6:31:38 PM the motherboard you mentioned is fully featured, why would you want to replace it? Mbernardo January 25, 2013 4:20:01 PM This is my build. My Computer Specs: OS: Windows 7 64-bit CPU: Sandy Bridge i5-2500k CPU@3.3GHz OC at 4.3 MOBO: Gigabyte GA-P67A-UD4-B3 GPU: EVGA Nvidia GTX 460 RAM: Corsair Dominator 6GB PSU: 650 Corsair CASE: Zalman FATALITY MOUSE: Logitech G500 if not the motherboard. maybe get a new graphics card RAM and maybe a better PSU? Best solution neon neophyte a b V Motherboard January 25, 2013 4:24:08 PM psu is good. is your ram running in dual channel mode? i would get a new graphics card. i wouldnt replace the mobo. edit: have you considered an ssd? Mbernardo January 25, 2013 4:28:22 PM Yes I have and its on my to do list. I really want to get a new graphics card for sure. i'm getting a 23 inch monitor from a friend for 85 bucks. http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-VH236H-23-Inch-Full-HD-Monit... Mbernardo February 1, 2013 3:39:20 PM Best answer selected by Mbernardo. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHelp with choosing a new motherboard ForumNeed help choosing a motherboard for my new computer ForumNeed help choosing motherboard ForumHelp choosing a motherboard for a new machin ForumHelp choosing a motherboard ForumNeed Help choosing a motherboard ! ForumNeed help choosing a new CPU & Motherboard ForumHelp choosing motherboard and GPU for gaming pc ForumNeed help choosing a motherboard ForumNeed help choosing a z68 motherboard and is PCIE 3.0 important Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumI would like some help on choosing my motherboard and psu please! ForumHelp on choosing a motherboard ForumNeed help choosing a motherboard ForumNeed help choosing motherboard More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !