Summary: Final Thoughts
You know in many people’s minds micro ATX motherboard are cheap, boy are they wrong! The Maximus V Gene is probably the most feature-packed Z77 mATX motherboard and it has more features than many full-sized Z77 motherboards! ASUS knows gamers attend LAN parties whenever they can and I’m sure they know what a pain it is to carry a large tower from event to event.
Pros: mPCIe & mSATA add on card, Easy overclocking, AI Suite II & GameFirst II software, SupremeFX III sound, MultiGPU support, So many features in a small package
ASUS ROG Maximus V GENE Micro-ATX Motherboard Review
11 September 2012
Summary: While the transistor gods assure us that all ROG are equal or better, it’s their pricing that sometimes make them an elusive choice. Prices reach
for the Extreme,
for the Formula ThunderFX, and
for the Formula. This makes the
an extremely attractive all around gaming motherboard as you get all of the ROG higher performance and features without paying too much of a premium.
Excerpt: With another video card launch out the way it's time to get back into testing the pile of Z77 motherboards that we've been collecting for the last few months. The latest comes from ASUS and is part of the popular Republic of Gamer series or ROG as most enthusiasts know it as.