• Asus Z87-A
88
Based on 5 scores, 21 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    3
  • Good:
    2
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • DigiVRM 8Phase Power, EZ BIOS, PCIE 3.0 x16 Spacing, Crossfire and SLI ready, UEFI BIOS, Fan Expert II, MemOK!, Dual Intelligent Processors II, DDR3 2800 Support, DTS Support, Gigabit LAN, Mini DisplayPort

Cons:

  • Black and Gold Color Scheme, No Wireless Features

Expert reviews and ratings

By Expert Reviews on 100

Excellent performance and a wide range of ports and expansion slots make this a great Intel board for Haswell...

By extremespec.net on -

ASUS Z87- A is perfectly balanced solution on the basis of which can be assembled as a powerful gaming computer and a high-performance workstation, and no matter you are building a new system or upgrading an existing. ASUS Z87-A utility ASUS AI Suite...

By Bit-tech.net on 79

It seems that cutting costs can lead to a small disadvantage when it comes to overclocking Haswell CPUs. That's certainly true with the Z87-A, albeit only by 100MHz, but the MSI Z87-G45 Gaming costs just £5 more and managed to get to 4.7GHz with...

By bjorn3d.com on 91

The Z87 -A board is a excellent accomplishment by the ASUS design team as it is super simple and while it may lack some bells and whistles it puts down some excellent performance at a great price point....

By uk.hardware.info on -

On 1 June 2013, Intel introduced the fourth generation of its Core processors , also known as Haswell. That day we published a group test of 33 motherboards, but as the prices weren't known at the time, it wasn't possible to draw accurate conclusions...

By overclockers.com on -

The ASUS Z87-A turned out to be an excellent entry-level motherboard for the new Haswell platform. For $139.99 , it's certainly a viable option for those on a budget, but still wanting the overclocking features the Z87-A provides. The new AI Suite III...

By Vortez on -

The new ‘golden theme’ which ASUS have brought to Z87 was met with mixed views upon launch back at the beginning of June.After had first-hand experience with the Z87-A, we have to say that seeing it in the flesh, we aren’t too impressed by the...

By Hardware Secrets on -

The ASUS Z87-A is a motherboard targeted to the average user who is building a mid-range computer using one of the new “Haswell” CPUs (fourth-generation Core i3, Core i5, or Core i7 processors). The highlights of this motherboard include the presence...

By HardOCP on -

ASUS is a world leader in the computing industry. It is known for building excellent monitors, laptops, tablets, networking equipment, and more. What ASUS is best known for, above all else, is its motherboards. ASUS has quite a diverse lineup of...

By uk.hardware.info on -

Today Intel introduced the fourth generation of its Core processors , also known as Haswell. The desktop processors in the Haswell generation use a different type of processor socket, called Socket 1150. That means if you want to use one of the new...

By Hi Tech Legion on -

The Z87-A motherboard from ASUS comes with a gold and black color scheme. It is a mainstream board that has the ASUS 5X protection system for a longer life span. These features include a digital power design, short circuit damage prevention, ESD...

By AnandTech on -

With time quickly approaching the launch of Haswell, leaks on both motherboards and CPU performance are coming out of the woodworks. Similar to our advance Ivy Bridge coverage, here is a current roundup of everything we were allowed to show or is...

International Review By Hardware.no on -

Skal du ha en ny maskin for hjemmebruk i dag, er sjansen stor for at du ender opp med et system basert på Intels Haswell-prosessor. Er du ute etter god ytelse og hyggelig strømforbruk, vil vi nemlig anbefale deg å se nærmere på Intels populære modeller...

International Review By modlabs.net on -

Asus Z87-A поставляется в коробке обычных размеров, а если учесть количество «прокаченных» материнских плат, имеющихся на рынке, то коробку можно смело назвать компактной. На ее лицевой стороне, мы сразу можем увидеть название платы и тип поддерживаемых...

International Review By Tweak.dk on 90

ASUS har virkelig overrasket mig! De har fremtryllet en bundkort til under 1.000 kr. der er i stand til at være godt med i feltet, og faktisk yde på niveau med bundkort til det dobbelte. Det er i min bog særdeles imponerende, og viser hvad ASUS er i...

International Review By ferra.ru on -

Материнская плата ASUS Z87-A — хороший вариант для сборки ПК с двумя видеокартами. Цена «не кусается», и (благодаря набору системной логики) ASUS Z87-A позволит разгонять процессоры Haswell с литерой «К» в названии, получая еще больше...

International Review By overclockers.ru on -

Отнестись к материнской плате можно двояко: процессор материнская плата разогнала нормально – по сравнению с результатами Z87-DELUXE разница минимальна. Остались и преимущества Z87 линейки ASUS в виде удобного UEFI меню. В разгоне памяти Z87-A также не...

International Review By Hardware.Info on -

Op 1 juni 2013 introduceerde Intel haar vierde generatie Core-processors, codenaam Haswell. Op diezelfde dag publiceerden we direct een vergelijkingstest van 33 moederborden, maar omdat op dat moment de meeste prijzen nog niet bekend waren, konden we...

International Review By Hardware-Test on 80

UK summaryproduct Kort og simpelt navn. Er det genspejlet i bundkortet? 4 0 5 Forrige side...

International Review By hwa.com.tr on -

Yeni Intel Z87 yongaseti ilerleyen zamanlarda oldukça popüler olacak. Z77′nin tahtını yıkması biraz zaman alsa da artık yeni amiral gemisi şüphesiz Z87. Firmalardan da geçen aydan beri birçok farklı modeli duyuyoruz. Kısa sürede hem bulunabilirlik hem de...