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Msi-z87-g45-gaming.33981385
9.2 out of 10

MSI Z87-G45-GAMING

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Overall 9
9.0

MSI Z87-G45 GAMING LGA 1150 Mainboard Review: Let's Game!

X-bit labs
16 April 2014
  • Summary: This model uses a full set of Intel Z87 features. Besides, it provides additional set of MSI brand technologies. Theoretically it looks good, but lets take a look on practical work. How will it operate during nominal mode and overclocking?
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MSI Z87-G45 Gaming

HEXUS
5 September 2013
  • Conclusion: Bottom line: covering all the expected bases and built with thought and care in mind, MSI's Gaming motherboards, much like its graphics cards , are solid in every respect.
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MSI Z87-G45 GAMING Motherboard Review

mad shrimps
23 August 2013
  • Summary: Last time we had a look at MSI's flagship of the Z87series, the Z87 XPOWER. Targeted at the overclocking and the enthusiast audience, the XPOWER also carries a hefty price tag. Gamers however are usually more budget minded and might prefer to invest a bit more in the Graphics Card or the Processor. MSI has got two Gaming boards on offer, the G45 and GD65, both carry tailor made specifications for gamers.
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Overall 9
8.9

MSI Z87-G45 Gaming Motherboard review

Bjorn3d.com
16 August 2013
  • Excerpt: MSI stormed the market as of recent with the introduction of their gaming series and also offered a new level of segmentation to their lineup that previously simply was not there. By adding the Gaming series there now is a set boundary as to which product is targeted at which audience which is excellent to deliver a clear message to customers.
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Overall 9
8.7

MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (Intel LGA 1150)

techPowerUp!
2 July 2013
  • Summary: It's pretty funny to me that the benchmarking results had the MSI Z87-G45 GAMING provide enough performance to take the top spot in many of the tests, beating out every other tested board to date. For a "medium-grade" product priced at under $160 USD, that really caught my attention as it confirmed the "feel" the build gave me when I was using it; it was somehow without any clear indication as to why.
  • Pros: Perfect option for a 24/7 GAMING build without OC, Packed with features to keep your system stable, Great stock and overclocked performance, Wide-open BIOS ready for tweaking, All fans independently controllable via BIOS and software, Good memory overclocking, Fully functional AMI UEFI BIOS that includes mouse support and support for 3 TB+ drives
  • Cons: Slightly elevated power consumption, Relatively low automatic overclocking, No Intel Thunderbolt, Color scheme used may not appeal to all
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MSI Z87-G45 Gaming Motherboard Review

Hi Tech Legion
1 June 2013
  • Summary: At a price point of $159, the MSI Z87-G45 Gaming Motherboard is in the Mainstream Gaming category of Intel Z87 motherboard systems. Benchmarks – Benchmark results for the MSI Z87-G45 Gaming board were in line with expectations. The speed of the SATA 6Gbps and USB 3.0 speeds from the Z87 chipset were within normal ranges.
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Expert Review

Overclockers
18 September 2013
Overall 8
7.8

Expert Review

PurePC.pl
30 September 2012
  • Excerpt: ASRock wypuścił na rynek prawdziwego Killera Chipsety Intel serii 8 - Lynx Point ASRock Fatal1ty Z87 Killer - Budowa i wyposażenie ASRock Fatal1ty Z87 Killer - UEFI i oprogramowanie Platforma testowa i ustawienia podczas testów Testy: SATA 6.0 GB/s / USB 3.0 / Czas bootowania Testy: AIDA 64 / SiSoftware Sandra 2012 / SuperPi Testy: Cinebench R11.5 / 7-Zip / WinRAR Testy: 3DMark11 / Far Cry 2 / Shogun 2 / DiRT 3 Podkręcanie procesora i szyny BCLK Pomiar temperatur podczas...
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Overall 9
9.2

Expert Review

PurePC.pl
23 September 2012
  • Excerpt: MSI Z87-G45 Gaming - Płyta główna dla rozsądnych graczy Test MSI Z87-G45 Gaming - Budowa i wyposażenie Test MSI Z87-G45 Gaming - UEFI i oprogramowanie Chipsety Intel serii 8 - Lynx Point Platforma testowa i ustawienia podczas testów Testy: SATA 6.0 GB/s / USB 3.0 / Czas bootowania Testy: AIDA 64 / SiSoftware Sandra 2012 / SuperPi / WPrime Testy: Cinebench R11.5 / 7-Zip / WinRAR Testy: 3DMark11 / Far Cry 2 / Shogun 2 / DiRT 3 Podkręcanie procesora i szyny BCLK Pomiar...
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