Which mobo to choose to pair with i5 2500k for gaming Tags: CPUs Gaming ASrock Intel i5 Last response: May 23, 2012 2:19 AM in CPUs Share dagasaitim May 23, 2012 12:34:23 AM Okay im confused which mobo to go. I eyeing on this mobo ASROCK EXTREME 3 GEN3 cause it has pcie 3.0 and it for budget gamer it is cheap. While i saw this ASUS Z68 V this is good mobo but expensive Can you give me PRO AND CONS. About this two motherboards ASROCK EXTREME3 GEN3 or ASUS Z68 V Mainly use for gaming. Thanks! More about : mobo choose pair 2500k gaming dagasaitim May 23, 2012 1:02:54 AM Up dagasaitim May 23, 2012 1:54:47 AM Up Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer DJDeCiBeL a c 283 à CPUs a b 4 Gaming May 23, 2012 2:19:34 AM Stop bumping! LOL Against the rules... Anyway, why are you worried about PCIe 3.0 with the 2500K anyway? And the Asus board can have PCIe 3.0 too, since it supports IB CPU's. Regardless, they're both good boards, with my own personal preference being the Asus. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumWhich mobo to choose pair with i5 2500k for gaming ForumPlease help choose z68 mobo for i5 2500k ForumBest budget mobo to pair with i5 2500k cpu? under 100$? ForumAMD 4170 vs Intel I5 2500k ForumWhich is better i5 2500k or Amd any budget cpu for Gaming ??? ForumPlease help me choose one of these z77 mobos for i5 2500k ! Forum$1200-$1500 i5 2500k gaming rig; Advice please ForumOC'd FX-8150 or OC'd i5 2500k ? ForumMotherboard for i5 2500k ForumThe Longevity Factor.. i3 2100 vs. i5 2400 vs. i5 2500K ....?!? ForumAMD Phenom 965 Black or i5 2500k for dual 6870's? ForumWhich is better for gaming , i3 2100/gtx 560 ti 448 or i5 2500k/HD6870? ForumHd 6770 atx 450w psu ForumFeedback on $700 gaming rig. ForumGaming ForumGaming Soundcard ForumWhich processor is best pentium R 4 or dual core ForumWHATS THE BEST HEATSINK FOR A XPS 630I WITH EXTREME PROCESSOR ForumQuit, Given up. stuck with crappy dell ForumVisionTek Xeno Pro Gaming Network Adapter More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !