ASUS GRYPHON Z87 DDR3 1600 LGA 1150 Motherboard
This ATX board from Asus with a rich feature-set and exemplary build quality. It is equipped with four DIMM slots supporting thirty-two gigabytes (Gb) of DDR3 Ram at speeds up to eighteen hundred sixty-six megahertz (Mhz) which is excellent for Z87 boards. However, it should be noted the supported memory speeds aren’t as high as other picks on this list. It has two PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots and one PCI Express 2.0 x16 slot for Multi-GPU support. It has six SATAIII ports running at speeds up to six gigabytes per second (Gb/s) which offer RAID support for modes 0, 1, 5, and 10. Eight channel sound is provided by an excellent Realtek ALC892 chipset. This motherboards list of features is rounded out with two USB 3.0 ports and four USB 2.0 ports.