Asus P8Z68-V Pro

  • Asus P8Z68-V Pro
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Based on 10 scores, 28 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    5
  • Good:
    4
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Beautiful UEFI interface.
  • Intel SRT and Virtu support.
  • Low profile heatsink.

Cons:

  • Documentation on SRT and Virtu support lacking.
  • No duallink DVI support on integrated graphics.

Expert reviews and ratings

By PCQuest on

With Z68 chipset and a good PC mark score the motherboard becomes a good option. Also it has a good range of USB connectivity options.PrintCommentEmailDiggDel.icio.usRedditTwitter...

By iXBT Labs on

Official motherboard page This motherboard was both among the first Intel Z68-baed products made, and the first full-fledged chipset representative we got for tests. As you may or may not remember, we took a first close look at Z68 and Intel Smart...

By Tech2 on 70

Anodized plating for the CPU socket would have been nice Asus offers three variants of the Z68, all packing very similar design features except for slight differences in the bundle. The Asus P8Z68-V Pro retails for Rs.13,550, excluding taxes, which is...

By Maximum PC on 90

When is a chipset truly a new chipset? That’s a question that many PC enthusiasts will ponder when they see the specs for Intel’s Z68 chipset, which is at the heart of the Asus P8Z68-V Pro board. For one thing, there’s no native USB...

By Ocaholic on

If you want to build a gaming PC or a well performing desktop rig then the ASUS P8Z68-V Pro will be a safe bet. For a very competitive price you'll get a lot of performance. Author: Copy edited and translated: ...

By InsideHW on

This January saw numerous steps forward with regard to Intel microarchitecture. Nowadays, while we’re preparing for the next step and further size decrease in the existing production process, it’s finally time for Intel to show the full...

By OCWorkBench on 93

ASUS P8Z68V-Pro has good performance. The additions makes this board stand out with the add on features. I would recommend this board if the price is right....

By Bjorn3D on 95

The Intel Z68 Express chipset is really what Intel should have brought to the market when the Sandy Bridge was launched. While the P67 is by no means a bad chip, its inability to access the integrated graphics Quick Sync feature frustrated many...

By Legit Reviews on

Today we put the ASUS P8Z68-V Pro up against a $300+ Intel P67 motherboard. The ASUS P8Z68-V Pro brought everything to the table, held nothing back and was able to outperform a board that retails for nearly 50% more!...

By Pureoverclock on

As we've seen, the Z68 chipset has many similar characteristics and features to P67 and H67, in what appears to be a successful marriage of the two. Intel normally doesn't bring successive chipsets without retiring the current crop, but P67 may...

By HEXUS.net on 80

The Z68 chipset is designed to bring out the very best from Intel's Sandy Bridge processors. It takes the juiciest bits out of the incumbent P67 and H67 chipsets and pulls them together. Specifically, it ties the overclocking potential of P67 with...

By Guru of 3D on

Hey it's the second week of May, time for something new and refreshing. Intel Sandy Bridge based processors (after a rough start) have been kicking hard and loud in the desktop market. To date it is one of the most impressive processor series we...

By Hi Tech Legion on

The ASUS P8Z68-V Pro Motherboard is exactly what the doctor ordered in terms of a good blend of multimedia and performance. I have reviewed both P67 and H67 motherboards and always wished that there would be some middle ground between the two. That is...

By HardOCP on

Dan's Thoughts:My experiences with the P8Z68-V Pro were long, arduous, and downright stressful at times. To be fair that wasn’t really the P8Z68-V’s fault. The board has two new features. Features that are worthy of a lot of discussion...

By AnandTech on

This board from ASUS is a great all-round performer, compared to the P67 boards we have reviewed - space for tri-GPU setups, six fan headers with good OS fan controls, eight SATA ports, six with RAID 0/1/5/10, Intel gigabit Ethernet and it performs...

By TechRadar on 80

We've been looking forward to the Intel Z68 platform since we first played with the Intel Sandy Bridge platform, and now it's here in the shape of the Asus P8Z68V Pro.When Intel released its new generation of processors in January they were met...

By Benchmark Reviews on 92

Although we strive to be as objective as possible, any review will reflect to some extent the perceptions and biases of the reviewer. Also, keep in mind that the computer market is very volatile, and that today's killer super product can easily...

By Hardware Canucks on

New chipset launches are always among the most anticipated events for enthusiasts. Essentially, we all want to see innovation, a good pricing structure for new motherboards and some new features thrown in for good measure but the Z68 only partially...

By Ocaholic on

Allgemein At a first glance ASUS leaves a good impression with its P8Z68-VPro. Unfortunately there still are some things which could have been done in a better way. Most importantly there are the cooling blocks which keep the current supply at...

By Computer Shopper on 92

With full support for the Z68 chipset’s SSD caching and multi-GPU support, as well as a great layout and superb software, this is the Socket 1155 motherboard to beat....