looking for a mobo for my i5 2500k build. want something to go good with my NZXT Phantom full tower case, gtx 570 superclocked and 8gig of corsair veng ram. any and all info and opinions are welcome. im trying to stay under 160 for the mobo. thnx in advance
PCI 3.0 is backwards compatible with 2.0 - No issues there.
The biggest question really is do you need SLI support? Motherboard without SLI support are generally significantly cheaper than motherboards with SLI support. ASUS p8z68-v LE is a great choice for a non-SLI ready motherboard.