"Some of the high points included the redesigned PCB with the
new low-profile heatsinks and black color scheme. But, the low points
involved sub-par gaming benchmark scores and fair overclocking
results. We were also a bit disappointed with the lack of a full EFI
BIOS with mouse support.
Overall, after Intel's debacle with the P67 chipset is straightened
out, I think Intel's new CPUs and chipset have plenty of room to
mature and I hope Intel and Gigabyte can give overclockers a little
more to work with other than increasing the CPU multiplier and Vcore
on unlocked K-series processors."
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