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GIGABYTE Z77-HD4 (Intel Z77) Motherboard Review - Temperature and Power

GIGABYTE Z77-HD4 (Intel Z77) Motherboard Review

We check out an aggressively priced motherboard from GIGABYTE in the form of the Z77-HD4. It surprised us in a good way during our overclocking tests.

| Socket LGA 1155 in Motherboards | Posted: Mar 20, 2013 4:25 pm
TweakTown Rating: 90%      Manufacturer: GIGABYTE

Power Consumption

 

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Checking out the power draw numbers you can see at stock they're impressive with the Z77-HD4 having the lowest idle and load numbers. Overclocked you see a slight jump in both those numbers, but overall still very impressive numbers.

 

 

Core Temperature

 

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Checking out the temperature numbers on our CPU you can see the idle numbers at both stock and overclocked are very impressive. At load we see that the Z77-HD4 is putting out the coolest at stock while overclocked we of course see a jump in heat as we're sitting just over 70c at load.

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