We rated, reviewed, & compared 15 of the best motherboards for gaming across various budgets, including the best AM4 motherboards and the best LGA 1151 motherboards.
|ASUS ROG IX Hero||Z270||Standard ATX||9.4/10|
|MSI X370 XPOWER||X370||Standard ATX||9.4/10|
|ASUS ROG STRIX X99||X99||Standard ATX||9.3/10|
|GIGABYTE GA-990FX||990FX||Standard ATX||8.6/10|
The motherboard is the central communication center for your computer. It’s where all of your components plug into and are able to communicate with each other. The motherboard you choose for your gaming computer will have a huge impact on the quality of your build. If you choose a low-end cheap motherboard, you will be stuck having to get low-end cheap components.
However, if you choose a feature-rich and powerful motherboard, you will not only experience the benefits now, but you will also set yourself up with plenty of room to upgrade in the future.