Editors Liked

  • Compact; inexpensive; built-in video outputs; consumer IR connector
  • Nicely priced. Includes video output ports for use with Sandy Bridge integrated graphics
  • Silvertachaward.png, Performance better than X58 in many areas, USB 3.0 and SATA 6 Gb/s, Graphics Improved, Media Processes Greatly Improved, Not too Pricey

Editors Didn't Like

  • Installing a graphics card disables onboard video; no IEEE 1394 port; no overclocking features
  • Design cramped, even for a microATX motherboard. No FireWire port or header
  • No Overclocking Allowed, Intel HD Graphics still not up to par in games, Only 2 USB 3.0 and 2 SATA 6 Gb/s