ASUS Z87-Expert

ASUS Z87-Expert

A feature on Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC

High-End Intel Z87 Motherboard Shootout

The launch of the 4th generation Intel Core processors brought with it a new LGA 1150 CPU socket and the Intel 8-series motherboards. We rounded up the top-end Intel Z87-based motherboards from five manufacturers (ASRock, ASUS, ECS, Gigabyte, MSI) and put them through their paces. Find out who came out on top!
MSI Z87 MPower Max

MSI Z87 MPower Max

The MSI Z87 MPower Max motherboard is OC Certified, assuring overclockers of its overclocking capabilities. It comes with a bundled Wi-Fi/Bluetooth module too!
Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC

Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC

The Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC is built for overclockers and boasts of Ultra Durable 5 Plus technology, with black solid capacitors and PowIRstage ICs.
ECS Gank Domination Z87H3-A2X Golden

ECS Gank Domination Z87H3-A2X Golden

The ECS Gank Domination Z87H3-A2X Golden board features high-quality, Durathon standard components that have been subjected to stringent testing conditions
ASRock Z87 OC Formula

ASRock Z87 OC Formula

The ASRock Z87 OC Formula supports the latest LGA1150 Intel processors, and boasts of a VRM heatsink that supports both air and liquid cooling systems.
ECS Z87H3-M Motherboard for Gamers Announced

ECS Z87H3-M Motherboard for Gamers Announced

Featuring durable, heat-resistant solid capacitors, the ECS Durathon-certified board include EZ charger technology, ECS iEZ utility, and supports up to three independent displays. Its external connectors feature heavy-duty ESD to safeguard against static.
Gigabyte Announces Thunderbolt 2 Certification for GA-Z87X-UD7 TH Motherboard

Gigabyte Announces Thunderbolt 2 Certification for GA-Z87X-UD7 TH Motherboard

Gigabyte has announced Thunderbolt 2 certification for its GA-Z87X-UD7 TH motherboard. The board features a pair of Thunderbolt 2 ports, which can daisy chain up to twelve devices and two displays.
ASRock Announces Extreme Z87 Extreme11/ac Motherboard, with 22 SATA Connectors!

ASRock Announces Extreme Z87 Extreme11/ac Motherboard, with 22 SATA Connectors!

ASRock has announced its Z87 Extreme11/ac motherboard that features a whopping 22 SATA 6Gbps connectors. Six SATA connectors are provided by the Intel Z87 PCH. The additional 16 SAS-3/SATA 6Gbps ones are courtesy of the onboard LSI SAS 3008 controller, in combination with a 3X24R expander.
Gigabyte Launches G1.Sniper Z87 Motherboard

Gigabyte Launches G1.Sniper Z87 Motherboard

Gigabyte has launched the G1.Sniper Z87 motherboard. The board is targeted at gamers with its updated Killer E2200 networking platform. The board's VRM heatsink supports water cooling solutions. As a nod to audiophiles, the G1.Sniper Z87 supports removable operational amplifiers (op-amps) for a personalized audio experience.