Choosing the right motherboard is not easy task. We understand this, and we worked recently to bring this Best Motherboards review to you. We’re providing Top List of Motherboards here, which we think they’re ‘Best Buy’ in the areas of performance, reliability, manufacturers reliability and reputation. Lets meet the each and every ‘Top and Best Motherboards’ of this year 2011.
In the Top Rated Computer Motherboards list, we’ve picked up three best motherboards of Intel Chipset with 1155, 1366, and 1156 sockets. Whereas from AMD, we’ve chosen from AMD Chipset with FM1 and AM3 Sockets. After Testing, we’re happy to declare that ‘Gigabyte’ is the winner of ‘TechClap.com’s Top Motherboard of 2011 Award. We congratulate the Team Gigabyte for their outstanding and great work. Lets come back to the topic. So, the First Winner is: GIGABYTE Z68X-UD7-B3 Motherboard with Intel Z68 Chipset, Second Winner is MSI A75MA-G55 with AMD Hudson D3 Chipset, Third Winner is ASUS Sabertooth X58, Fourth Winner is ASRock H55M-LE, and Fifth Winner is ASUS M4A88TD-V EVO.
[tip]Meet The Best Motherboards and Checkout their Key Features and Specifications[/tip]
[finder]1. GIGABYTE Z68X-UD7-B3 (LGA1155 Socket)[/finder]
The Winner is Here! The Z68X-UD7-B3 is for those, who are ready to spend on a motherboard with premium features along with durability and reliability. It is based on Intel X58 Express Chipset and features a special power delivery system. Unlike other Gigabyte 6 Series Motherboards, this one also equipped with Dual CPU Power Techology with 12 phases for the CPU for reliable performance. This Technology enables Z68X-UD7-B3 to automatically active and inactive the power phases when needed. This motherboard also features Intersil PWM controller VRD12 that transfers power management information from the processor to the voltage regulator controller. Gigabyte has integrated PowerMOS and a driver IC intro a single chip for advantages of size and to save space on PCB. This motherboard supports all the LGA1155 socket processors including Intel Core i5, Core i3, as well as LGA1155 based Pentium and Celeron Processors.
[finder]2. MSI A75MA-G55[/finder]
The Second Top Position in ‘Best Motherboards of 2011’ is scored by MSI A75MA-G55 Scored Second Place in our list of Top Motherboards for 2011. It is based on the AMD Hudson D3 and supports AMD Llano APU (A Series APU with FM1 socket design. This mobo is built with Military Class II components including Hi-c capacitors, Super Ferrite Chokes and Solid Capacitors for low temperature, better overclocking and high power stability. The Micro ATX platform based motherboard is fast enough along with Auto overclocking with the OC Genie II features. Other features include Click BIOS, i-Charger for intelligent charging of your smart phone/tablet, M-Flash, AMD Dual Graphics and, of course, AMD CrossfireX.
[finder]3. ASUS Sabertooth X58 (LGA1366 Socket)[/finder]
The Third among best motherboards is ASUS Sabertooth X58 is based on Intel X58 Chipset, and supports up to 24GB DDR3- 1866/1800/1600/1333/1066 RAM. It has onboard 2x PCI-Express 2.0 x16 Slots that supports nVidia Quad SLI/Quad ATI CrossFireX Technology. Aside from these, 6x SATA2 Ports, Realtek ALC892 8-Channel, High Definition Audio CODEC also integrated along with Realtek 8110SC Gigabit LAN Controller. Whereas, 12x USB 2.0 Ports (6 rear, 6 at midboard), 2x USB 3.0 Ports; 1x PS/2 Port; 2x IEEE 1394a Ports (1 rear, 1 at midboard also integrated. As this motherboard is based on LGA 1366 socket, it supports Intel Core i7 Extreme Edition/Core i7 Processors and Intel Turbo Boost Technology.
[finder]4. ASRock H55M-LE (LGA1156 Socket)[/finder]
ASRock H55M-LE is based on Intel H55 Chipset and features Socket 1156 that supports Intel Core i7/i5/i3/Pentium G6950 Processor and DDR3-2600/2133/1866/1600/1333/1066 DIMMs. It boasts 1x PCI-Express 2.0 x16 Slot; 1x PCI-Express 2.0 x1 slot; 2x PCI Slots; and Realtek RTL8111DL PCI-Express Gigabit Ethernet ‘LAN’ Controller. Ports integrated include 10x USB 2.0 Ports (6 at back and 4 at front); 1x DVI Port; VGA Port; PS/2 Ports; RJ45 LAN Port and Audio I/O Jacks. It supports Intel Turbo Boost Technology, Hyper-Threading Technology and Untied Overclocking Technology. It secured forth position in best motherboards list.
[finder]5. ASUS M4A88TD-V EVO[/finder]
The Fifth Top Position among ‘Top 5 Best Motherboards’ here secured by ASUS M4A88TD-V EVO. It is one best-selling motherboard in the market currently. It supports multi-core AM3 Socket AMD Phenom II and Athlon II processors. It is one of favorite choice of overclocker community as this motherboard features Core Unlocker features that activated latent core of processor easily without need to consult with the BIOS experts. Other features include GPU Boost meant to tweak frequency and voltage for overclock; and the CrossFireX configuration enables usage of multiple graphics cards along with on-board GPU. This motherboard features USB 3.0 ports (supports data transfers at up to 4.8 Gbps), S-ATA support. All these features makes it ideal choice for your if you’re a gamer, graphic professional or digital artist/videographer.
So, these was the Top Five Best Motherboards of current Year 2011. We hope they’ll useful for you if you’re thinking to buy new PC or going to upgrade it.