Summary: For a mainstream motherboard, the competition will find the Asus P5Q-E will be hard to beat. The innovative features from Asus really makes this motherboard stand out, things like the Express Gate, Drive xpert and of course the new EPU 6-Engine. Even if you think this new EPU is only a gimmick, it's still a feature that actually works ... saving energy. How well it works against other competitor's offerings is only a matter of choice.
Pros: - Uses Intel's latest "Eaglelake" P45 chipset, - Supports DDR2 ram, - Excellent performance, - Excellent overclocking ability, - Internal Power-on and Reset switches, - Lots of innovative features from Asus, - New EPU with 6-Engines