Editors Liked

  • Excellent performance
  • Superb overclocking options
  • USB 3.0 and SATA 6
  • Packed with features
  • Intel P55-Express outperforms X58 head-to-head
  • 24-Phase Power VRD delivers amazing power savings
  • Supports ATI CrossFireX and NVIDIA SLI dual video card sets
  • Supports 16GB of dual-channel 1333MHz DDR3

Editors Didn't Like

  • Full 6 DIMM Slot population require single sided modules
  • PCIe x16 2.0 not possible with USB3/SATA6 functionality turned on
  • Expensive
  • Too few PCIE lanes to support a fully loaded system
  • BIOS options can be complicated for some users
  • Does not support ATI TripleCrossFireX or NVIDIA TripleSLI
  • 16x PCIExpress 2.0 not possible with SATA6G/USB3 enabled