Forty lanes of connectivity are built into the Ivy Bridge-E processors and are divided into as many as 10 different ports, giving it more bandwidth than Haswell, and Ivy Bridge processors. The question is, with extremely powerful graphics cards on the market, such as the Nvidia GTX 780 and GTX Titan can the additional bandwidth translate into better performance?
You do software updates to get the most from favourite programs right? Updating a motherboard BIOS can in a timely manner is also critical. The guide to Flashing a Motherboard BIOS spells out the often complicated steps in plain english. PCSTATS Tips