Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP5-TH

  • Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP5-TH
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Pros:

  • Built for overclocking and watercooling with low airflow.
  • Very decent overclocking.
  • Low power consumed when overclocked.

Cons:

  • Very average CPU and drive performance for a highend board.
  • Limited disk connectivity compared to similarlypriced products.

Expert reviews and ratings

By HardOCP on

Gigabyte is a world leader in motherboard manufacturing and design. Gigabyte has been in the business since 1986 and now makes everything from motherboards, graphics cards, peripherals, laptops, desktops, network communications equipment, servers, and...

By HotHardware on

In between chipset releases, manufacturers typically pump out numerous motherboard variations, adding this or that feature or optimizing boards for a particular function. Unsurprisingly, folks like us enjoy tinkering with those boards when granted the...

By Real World Labs on

Even without the dual Thunderbolt ports the Gigabyte Z77X-UP5TH would be an incredible motherboard. It has all the high-end features gamers and enthusiast have come to expect from the Z77 platform along with exclusive technologies such as...

By Neoseeker on

Today I will be looking at two new motherboard offerings from Gigabyte which feature the Intel Z77 chipset, the Z77X-UP4 TH along with the Z77X-UP5 TH. Gigabyte's motherboards will be the first to offer certified dual onboard Thunderbolt ports, and they...

By VR-Zone on 90

Back during the initial Ivy Bridge platform launch some months ago, Gigabyte rolled out their initial wave of Z77X and Sniper3 motherboards, with very aggressive pricing coupled with comprehensive feature sets earning them considerable market share...

By FutureLooks on 90

When I first looked at GIGABYTE’s new Ultra Durable 5 technology, it was hard to know exactly how or if it would affect motherboard performance or even benefit the platform in some other benign way. Unless you’re some what aware of how digital VRM...

By TechRadar on 90

What do you get for the motherboard that has everything? Gigabyte's answer is to add a pair of Thunderbolt connectors to the rear of its massively feature-rich mobo for all the super-speed I/O goodness they bring. The Z77X-UP5TH is the top Z77 board from...

By OCWorkBench on 90

»»Related PostsJune 4, 2012 -- Computex Taipei 2012 ASRock showcase Z77 OC Formula, Z77 Extreme6/TB4, X79 Extreme11 and AMD FM2 boards (0)May 18, 2012 -- Intel releases DZ77RE-75K Intel Z77 board with Thunderbolt on board (0)May 13, 2012 -- Gigabyte...

By bjorn3d.com on 90

The GIGABYTE Z77X-UP5 TH performs very well, can overclock well and has some features that will be very useful very soon as more Thunderbolt devices arrive on market. It earns the Bjorn3D Golden Bear...

By Hardware Secrets on

The Gigabyte Z77X-UP5 TH is targeted to the user who wants a motherboard with Thunderbolt ports and needs features not available on the Z77X-UP4 TH from the same manufacturer. The main differences that were added on the UP5 include the dual-band...

By uk.hardware.info on

The GA-Z77X-UP5 TH costs an average of £228. In this comparison table that's sorted by price you can see how it compares to other similar motherboards. The Gigabyte board is an alternative for the £35 more affordable P8Z77-V Pro/Thunderbolt and the £45...

By techPowerUp! on 90

When Gigabyte first contacted me about reviewing the Z77X-UP5 TH, I was fully expecting just an updated Z77X-UD5H. Instead, what I received, although clad in similar wrappings, was very much a different animal with a very different design. At first, I...

By Vortez on

Drawing our thoughts to a close then, what is the overall verdict on Z77X-UP5TH? Well it’s certainly very similar in performance to its sibling (or even successor) the Z77X-UD5H which likewise offers strong results in a range of different arenas....

International Review By toxico-pc.com on

Otro excelente motherboard de Gigabyte para LGA 1155 utilizando el chipset Z77, este modelo apunta también a un público overclocker a diferencia del UP4TH, con el cual igualmente logramos muy buenos resultados, teniendo agregados como pulsadores, LED...

International Review By bitsandchips.it on

La scheda madre Gigabyte Z77X-UP5 TH analizzata in queste pagine si pone come prodotto di punta per le piattaforme Intel socket LGA 1155 grazie ad un'offerta, in termini di feature, quantomai ricca, ad estese possibilità di configurazione ed a...

International Review By overclocking-pc.fr on 85

J'ai été agréablement surpris dès le déballage de la carte mère. Celle-ci est magnifique et très esthétique, son pcb noir y étant pour beaucoup (les adeptes de la sobriété doivent apprécier cela autant que moi).Le bundle est lui relativement bien fourni,...

International Review By pcmagazine.ru on 90

GIGABYTE GA-Z77X-UP5 TH великолепно проявила себя в испытании PCMark 7 и очень хорошо — на тесте 3DMark 11. Розничная цена ее внушительна, хотя и не запредельна, а богатство возможностей способно удовлетворить запросам даже наиболее требовательного...

International Review By pckoloji.com.tr on

Intel işlemcili ve performans odaklı sistemlerde kullanılabilecek ideal anakartlardan biriGIGABYTE, ülkemizdeki anakart sektörünün önemli üreticilerinden biri. AMD ve Intel cephesinde birçok güncel modeli bünyesinde barındıran firma son olarak...

International Review By pc-magazin.de on

Wer ein schnelles Mainboard mit Top-Ausstattung für Intels Ivy-Bridge-Prozessoren sucht, der ist beim GA-Z77X-UP5TH von Gigabyte an der richtigen Adresse. Allerdings kostet es auch 260 Euro. ...

International Review By techstation.it on 80

La Z77X-UP5 TH si è rivelata essere un'ottima scheda, davvero robusta e dall'eccelsa qualità costruttiva che le permette di operare anche in overclock senza problemi e regalando buone soddisfazioni. La sua versatilità è completa, ed è adatta ad ogni...