Which MSI Motherboard for i5 3570k?

Hey guys. I need some suggestions. I can't decide which MSI motherboard to choose. They're all so similar. But I want one with good OCing abilities for my 3570k and my Radeon 7950. I'm going to be building my first gaming pc pretty soon, and I will only ever use Single or Dual GPU's, no 3-way. So which one do you guys think will work best of these 4? If one of the cheaper ones can perform better or has same than as one of the more expensive ones, then that would be ideal.

MSI Z77A-G45: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813130645

MSI Z77A-GD55: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813130644

MSI Z77A-GD65: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813130643

MSI Z77A-G45 Thunderbolt: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813130665

I've already decided that I want a MSI board, so please don't start a whole "Get the AsRock Extreme 4" argument. I have no idea on how to OC and the OC Genie II will make things soooo much easier for me. I just want to know which one will fulfill my needs and will last me a while.

Thanks in advance guys!
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  1. I will recommend to buy GD55, but if you want to use the Thunderbolt interface then get the G45 Thunderbolt.

    Because the GD55 can OC well form the review, and the price is right. And the G45 OC is the bottom in the same class MB.
    http://www.hardocp.com/article/2012/11/19/msi_z77agd55_lga_1155_motherboard_review
    http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/z77-express-ivy-bridge-benchmark,3254-34.html
  2. I would go with the 65 better compactors all military grade. I oc so I want better hardware.
  3. I like the GD65 I have heard a lot of good things about it.
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