The wheel of time turns and chipsets come to pass, and a year after the Z77 chipset's launch, you can pick up top-spec boards for a fraction of the price you could just a few months back.
It's Intel's top chipset, so you'd think if anyone could do it justice then it should be the chip-manufacturers themselves.
The P8Z68-V Pro was one of our all-time favourites of the last gen, this P8Z77-V Pro update promises much in the same vein.
Ultimately it's a excellent, bargain Z77 board, offering impressive options for the PC gamer without breaking the bank.
UpdatedThe new Asus Sabertooth Z77 is one of the most intriguing of the new motherboard models available at launch.
We've had the whole new setup - new chips, new chipsets and whole new machines – in our labs for a while now and we've gone to town on them.
This is it, this is the biggie: the i5 3570K, the replacement for the i5 2500K - hands down our favourite CPU of the past year or so.
It's new CPU season at Intel with the launch of the Ivy Bridge family, and the i7 3770K is the quickest of the new breed.
In DepthIntel's at it again with yet another new family of CPUs. Jeremy Laird gets friendly with Intel's 3rd Generation Core processors; the 22nm Ivy Bridge breed.