Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD5-B3

  • Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD5-B3
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  • Employs new Z68 Express chipset. Includes lots of enthusiast-friendly features, design elements. Includes USB 3.0 header bracket.
  • Stylish-looking; eight USB 3.0 ports; supports SSD caching


  • Expensive. No onboard port for taking advantage of switchable video modes. No graphical UEFI. Only six SATA ports.
  • No onboard video ports; only two SATA 6Gps ports; two USB ports double as eSATA ports

Expert reviews and ratings

By Ocaholic on

If you want to build a gaming PC with or a desktop rig that really has some grunt then the Z68X-UD5-B3 might be an alternative for you. Even for enthusiasts or overclockers this board be worth a try. RatingWe give the Gigabyte Z68X-UD5-B3 three...

By PC Mag on 70

The Gigabyte Z68X-UD5-B3 has got something to appeal to almost every system builder, but this pricey motherboard doesn?t take advantage of one of its chipset's flagship features. Buy it...

By PCStats on 88

Meet the Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD5-B3 motherboard, a non-integrated graphics take on the new Intel Z68 chipset. While the Intel Z68 is reknown for combining the best the Intel P67 & H67 chipsets had to offer in one platform... Manufacturer: Category: ...

By Overclock3D on 73

So how does the Z68X UD5 fair? It's unquestionably a 'game of two halves'.At first glance the entire thing seems to be a bit of a head-scratcher. As we saw at the bottom of page two, this is so alike the P67A UD5 that they might as well be...

By on

As Intel moves forward with their new Z68 Express chipset, Gigabyte always a forerunner of technology has a few new motherboards that sport the new Z68 Express, including the GA-Z68X-UD5-B3, which we are taking a look at here on the...

By Computer Shopper on 84

This suave-looking mainboard offers loads of expansion ports and thorough overclocking capabilities. Just a few quibbles keep it from top marks....

International Review By PCBrain on

Il settore informatico nel 2011 è stato caratterizzato da molte interessanti novità, ma una su tutte è sicuramente stata il lancio delle piattaforme Intel LGA 1155 basate sui nuovi CPU SandyBridge e Platform Controller Hub di Intel. I processori del...

International Review By on

Nella giornata odierna andremo ad analizzare in maniera dettagliata ed approfondita l'interessante soluzione per piattaforma LGA-1155 prodotta dall’azienda taiwanese GIGABYTE. La scheda in esame, nello specifico la GA-Z68X-UD5-B3, adotta come...

International Review By Sabios del PC on 80

Intel ha solucionado los problemas del pasado y muestra de ello es el nuevo chipset Z68. Para ello Gigabyte ha aprovechado notablemente sacando al mercado una serie de placas base, en las que sacan partido a las nuevas tecnologias como son USB 3.0,...