Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD5H

  • Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD5H
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The Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD5H features four DIMM slots for up to 32GB of RAM. Using the chipset's dual-channel memory architecture, it supports frequencies of 1066, 1333 and 1600MHz, while 2133, 2400 and 2800MHz are possible through overclocking. Whereas the Z77 chipset provides six SATA ports (two 6Gb/s), Gigabyte includes two Marvell 88SE9172 6Gb/s controllers for another four ports.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechSpot on 85

Although Gigabyte's contender is considerably more expensive at $230, it's a "no expenses spared" kind of product, going as far as bundling an add-in card for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Fortunately, if you don't need this, the Z77X-UD5H is the same board sans wireless connectivity for $190...

By Computer Shopper on 80

It lacks onboard Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and some of the fancy features of pricier competitors, but buyers looking for a real-world Z87 board that still has support for loads of drives and expansion cards should seriously consider the GA-Z87X-UD5H....

By hardCOREware on

The Z77X-UD5H review you're reading today will have been published several months after evaluating it thoroughly. This isn't something we usually do, but in this case, the board immediately became our test bench for everything from CPU reviews ,...

By Real World Labs on

Over the years Gigabyte has taken their fair share of abuse from my reviewer brethren and to be honest much of what was said was right on. Many of the issues resolved around Gigabyte using features that didn’t necessarily benefit the end-user, or...

By Techgage on

With Intel's Haswell CPUs not set to ship for another six months or so, Ivy Bridge CPUs remain the best option today for those not looking to go top-end, but still want industry-leading performance. So it's of little surprise that the Z77 market...

By HardOCP on

To many veteran enthusiasts, GIGABYTE is a well known and trusted brand name. It is one of the world's largest motherboard manufacturers and one of the more popular brands. Like some of its competitors, GIGABYTE designs and or manufactures a few...

By Pro-Clockers on

Over the years I have went to a few Gigabyte overclocking events and tested many of their motherboards and I have yet to be disappointed with their overclocking ability. The Z77X-UD5H further demonstrates this sense of commitment to the world of...

By AnandTech on

The motherboard scene contains around fifty shades of grey – whatever size, whatever feature set, if a user cannot get what they exactly want, something similar should be available. The only questions that follow are: does it work properly, and...

By uk.hardware.info on

In April we published a round-up of 20 motherboards with Z77 chipsets compatible with the new Intel Ivy Bridge processors. Those CPUs weren't available yet at the time so we had to do the tests with the previous generation Sandy Bridge processors....

By PC Authority on 83

In recent years there has been an explosion of feature-rich motherboards, and with the launch of the Z77 we have seen a wide range of offerings already. Gigabyte's Z77X-UD5H sits in a sweet spot in this regard – it doesn't have the at...

By HEXUS.net on 70

Review: Gigabyte Z77X-UD5H Ivy Bridge motherboardby Tarinder Sandhu on 31 May 2012, 09:30 Tags: Gigabyte (TPE:2376) Quick Link: HEXUS.net/qabher Add to My Vault: We felt that Gigabyte was on to something of a winner with its GA-Z77-D3H motherboard....

By Bit-tech.net on 86

We’re happy to say that the UD5H is a pleasing return to form for Gigabyte, as it proved a very close match for both the Asus Maximus V Gene and the reference Intel board in our testing. Granted it was slightly behind the Gene in our Media...

By Kitguru.net on 90

Today we are taking a look at the Gigabyte Z77X-UD5H, the latest Z77 motherboard targeting the mainstream enthusiast audience. This board is built for overclocking and stability using the 3D power system with Auto Voltage Compensation. Is this an...

By TweakTown on 91

GIGABYTE has put together a really nice Intel Z77 Express based motherboard with the Z77X-UD5H and it does a good job of ticking all the boxes. Coming in at $189.99 it falls under that important $200 mark and instantly becomes a hit for a lot of...

By Computer Shopper on 90

Despite including connectors for virtually every kind of monitor (and a slot for an mSATA SSD), the GA-Z77X-UD5H is actually less expensive than many similarly equipped competitors. It's an excellent base board for everything from a dual-monitor...

By Overclock3D on 80

It's always difficult when you're reviewing the first in a line of products. Without much to compare it to it's too easy to be bowled over by impressive performance that on later viewing is only middling, or equally be underwhelmed by...

By TechRadar on 90

The Gigabyte Z77X-UD5H marks a serious return to the world of high-end motherboards. Gigabyte has, after all, had a hard time in recent years, being left behind by two of its biggest rivals, Asus and MSI, as they found new, profitable revenue streams....

By eTeknix on

The 8th April 2012 saw the new Intel Z77 chipset being released with the upcoming Ivy Bridge 3rd generation processors coming later in the month. With this in mind, we started to unravel the boards in terms of style, design and features just ahead of...

By uk.hardware.info on

We will have to wait another couple days for Intel's third generation Ivy Bridge processors, but the related Z77 motherboards are officially available since last weekend. So, what's new and what's different about this new 7 series? A lot of...

By Legit Reviews on

GIGABYTE is going to have a very strong Intel Z77 product stack. If all of their motherboards perform like the Z77X-UD5H WiFi and the Z77X-UD3H did, they will continue to be a force to be reckoned...