Editors Liked

  • Great Aesthetic Appeal
  • Overclocking Stability
  • Feature Rich Software
  • Amazing new esthetic design
  • Shocking USB 3.0 performance
  • Huge VRM capability that still sips the power

Editors Didn't Like

  • The rear panel VGA connector may be a waste, but this is a minor gripe
  • Slightly elevated price compared to similar boards currently available
  • Low automatic overclocking profile without obvious user adjustments to settings
  • Stock Turbo profile rather relaxed
  • Proper highend memory support requires a BIOS update