Recently I`ve had the opportunity to test several small form factor cases aimed at the enthusiast market, and it`s been fascinating to see the progress vendors have made in creating cases that allow users to squeeze high performance systems into increasingly smaller spaces. However, the best designed SFF enthusiast case isn`t much good without a high performance motherboard, and historically there hasn`t been much for the enthusiast in the mini ITX form factor. Until now, at least: ASUS has released their P8Z77-I Deluxe/WD motherboard. Let`s see what performance and features they`ve managed to hammer into this tiny thing."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips