Editors Liked

  • Full of features
  • Good memory support
  • EFI BIOS with support for 3TB drives
  • Excellent overclocking abilities
  • Truly raises the bar for entry level performance and functionality, with minimal cost
  • Lots of motherboard headers, including for USB 3,0
  • Good expansion slot configuration
  • Full range of Gigabyte features
  • CrossFireX support
  • 8 USB 3.0 ports, and 12 USB 2.0 ports
  • No clearance issue for the GPU and SATA
  • Low profile heatsink

Editors Didn't Like

  • Does not support full graphical UEFI
  • Garish color scheme
  • Slightly more expensive than competing motherboards
  • Only 2 USB 2.0 ports on the back I/O