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Monday March 05, 2012

MSI Z77A-GD65 'Ivy Bridge' Motherboard

If you are building a socket 1155 system, the crew at Legit Reviews recommend the MSI Z77A-GD65 motherboard. Here's a quote from the review:

It's going to be an interesting ride for the Intel Z77 chipset. It is looking like the only difference is the addition of the SuperSpeed USB 3.0. The problem with the Intel Z77 chipset is that it doesn't feature anything really worth upgrading for over the Intel Z68 system. If your looking to build a new system with either a Sandy Bridge or Ivy Bridge processor, the Intel Z77 would be the way to go. If you're on an existing 'Sandy Bridge' system, there really isn't a good reason to make the switch...