GIGABYTE did a great job in designing this board, from the layout shifting to free up more space in all areas, to the board`s performance overall. While the Z77N-WiFi doesn`t include all the frills of higher priced boards, GIGABYTE did include exactly what would be needed for using this board in an HTPC capacity - onboard WiFi and LAN, SATA ports, and plenty of video output ports. As has been said previously, this board is not slouch and did perform well within expectations. The overclocking performance was the most impressive feat of all."
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