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MSI Z68A-GD80-G3 (Intel Z68) Motherboard Review

By: Shawn Baker | Socket LGA 1155 in Motherboards | Posted: Sep 7, 2011 3:40 pm
TweakTown Rating: 90%Manufacturer: MSI

BIOS

 

Getting into the BIOS, I instantly found myself shocked to see that we've got a new version of the ClickBIOS which in this case has been dubbed ClickBIOS II. It looks fantastic and you can see comparing ClickBIOS and ClickBIOS II next to each other, the new one looks so much nicer.

 

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Above you can see a screenshot of the intro screen that greets you when you get into a BIOS that was using the original ClickBIOS.

 

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Above you can see the new ClickBIOS II screen and it looks so much better. It just looks more polished and professional looking. As for the rest of the BIOS, while everything is in different positions, overall it's not too hard to figure everything out and you'll probably find yourself in the "Overclocking" section if you're in the BIOS.

 

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In the end we've got a pretty good BIOS on hand that gives us all the normal options. The decision to change it up a bit, though, with the introduction of ClickBIOS II is really nice and helps make it stand out as one of the better looking BIOS versions on the market.

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