Editors Liked

  • True USB 3 and SATA 6Gb/s
  • Gulftown ready
  • Excellent price
  • Good Quality
  • USB 3, SATA 3
  • RAID support on the SATA 3 controller
  • Good overclockability
  • Stable
  • Great layout
  • Multi-GPU support for SLI and CrossFireX
  • Onboard power and CMOS clear buttons
  • Memory boot compatibility button on motherboard

Editors Didn't Like

  • No eSATA port provided
  • IDE has been retired
  • Extensive number of BIOS features could easily overwhelm you
  • High priced 'enthusiast' motherboard solution
  • Lacks hardware based encryption features
  • SATA6G/USB3 borrow from PCIE link lanes