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Old 08-04-12, 09:19 AM
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Prior to the release of the 3rd Gen Intel CPUs we have the Z77 Chipset. What does it bring to the table?

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Old 08-04-12, 10:56 AM
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nice review, as ever
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Old 08-04-12, 11:27 AM
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Old 08-04-12, 11:30 AM
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Great review, enjoyed it. So those with a P67 board could benefit with this as an upgrade? Are we getting an X79 review soon also?
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Old 08-04-12, 11:59 AM
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Nice looking board, i'm looking forward to the GD65 review (if there is one) because i'll be grabbing one so I can finally get rid of this H61 board i'm using and get back to doing some overclocking

Also looking forward to seeing if these boards give any benefit over SB with an IB CPU, from what I have read Z77 boards are better for overclocking IB at lower voltages than P67 and Z68.
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Very good reveiw
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Old 08-04-12, 02:43 PM
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good read great review
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Old 08-04-12, 04:50 PM
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Awesome review as always
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Old 08-04-12, 10:48 PM
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I hope there will be a review of MSI's offering soon, a lot of the time with technology I always seem to pick the wrong stuff, and this lack of coverage has me a bit worried
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Was hoping for the gold award but hey silver is great nonetheless.
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