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Five Z97 Express Motherboards, $160 To $220, Reviewed

Results: File Compression

MSI’s Z97 MPower performed unremarkably until now. We see it stumble slightly in 7-Zip and one of our WinZip tests. Gigabyte’s default overclock barely helps it top these benchmarks.

Thomas Soderstrom
Thomas Soderstrom is a Senior Staff Editor at Tom's Hardware US. He tests and reviews cases, cooling, memory and motherboards.