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Old April 30, 2012, 08:46 AM
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I am doing a Ivy-bridge upgrade and i need some help choosing a MB for the build. As my title says i will be Using a i5 3570K, i don't plan to overclock right away but i will in the future so i want a motherboard that will allow me to do that well.

I have a tight budget and i have picked a few MB's in that range. If you have anyother suggestions all my parts will be bought from Newegg.ca and my limit is $179.99 for the board.

Here is what i have picked:

(Intel BOXDZ77BH55K) http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Produ [...] 6813121606

(GIGABYTE GA-Z77X-UD3H) http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Produ [...] 6813128544

(BIOSTAR TZ77XE4) http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Produ [...] 6813138354

(ASRock Z77 Pro4) http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Produ [...] 6813157296

Thanks for you input
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Old April 30, 2012, 09:07 AM
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My choice would be either the Gigabyte or an Asus board like this one: Newegg.ca - ASUS P8Z77-V LK LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard with UEFI BIOS
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Old April 30, 2012, 03:18 PM
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personally I think the MSI z77 GD65 has great value for it's price point.
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