Meet the Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD5-B3 motherboard, a non-integrated graphics take on the new Intel Z68 chipset. While the Intel Z68 is reknown for combining the best the Intel P67 & H67 chipsets had to offer in one platform - and let's face it, also puts the final nail in the coffin of both - not all Z68 motherboards are being built with video outputs. In any case, let's look at what the Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD5-B3 motherboard does have to offer; first there's the new hybrid-EFI TouchBIOS and Intel Smart Response Technology - by far this the most exciting development with Z68 boards.
Then there is +3TB hard drive support, eight USB 3.0 ports, 3x USB power boost, On/Off Charge for recharging devices like the iPhone and a whole bunch of other features from the board level on up.
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