A couple of weeks ago we ran a call for questions as I got word that ASUS would be paying me a visit in NC. JJ from ASUS sat down with me and we had a discussion about Ivy Bridge, the 7-series chipset, ASUS' lineup and more. As promised, we also answered some of your questions in the video itself. Questions that didn't get answered in the video will be answered in the comments thread of the original post

The part I didn't mention was that ASUS is also giving away four 7-series motherboards from its lineup to AnandTech readers. The boards ASUS is giving away are listed below:

ASUS ROG Maximus V Gene (micro-ATX)


ASUS Sabertooth Z77 (ATX)

 

ASUS P8Z77-V Deluxe (ATX)

 

ASUS P8Z77-I Deluxe (mITX)

 

We're giving them all away starting today. Ranging from the insanely compact mini-ITX P8Z77-I Deluxe to the thermal armor equipped Sabertooth Z77. If you were on the fence about the move to Ivy Bridge, this may be what pushes you over.

To enter the contest simply respond to this post with comment detailing something you'd like to hear more about that was mentioned in the video or any other feedback you've got for ASUS (please only respond once). We will be randomly selecting four readers, each of which will receive a single motherboard from ASUS. We'll be randomly pairing up the reader with one of the boards mentioned above. 

This is your chance to have your voice heard and have your opinion impact future products. Good luck!

Now the rules. This contest is only available to US residents in one of the 50 states. Secondly, you are only allowed to enter once.

Entries will be accepted from 11:40 AM ET on April 24, 2012 through 11:40 AM ET on April 26, 2012. Winners will be selected by April 30, 2012.

Good luck everyone :)

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  • waltmeger - Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - link

    I have had great results with both my asus mobos(P4&P5 series). Time to upgrade again. Reply
  • liteup23 - Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - link

    I can't wait either, I was thinking about getting the deluxe, but now I kind of want to wait and see what the premium has to offer. Reply
  • GotThumbs - Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - link

    ASUS has been the foundation for many builds I've done for family and friends. I tend to stick with AMD powered boards but wouldn't say no to an Intel board either.

    Best wishes and thanks Anand for building such a great resource over the years. It's been great seeing who the sites evolved since the early years.
    Reply
  • GotThumbs - Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - link

    The mITX boards are becoming even more attractive for powerful systems in small packages. I'd like to see a greater offering of these in the future.

    Best Wishes.
    Reply
  • Mangix - Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - link

    i was going to post that i wanted optical output. then i realized that the mini ITX board had it. this board is just perfect! Reply
  • Sunny129 - Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - link

    I would love to get another distributed computing rig (CPU & multi-GPU) up and running. My existing 3 are all AMD rigs, so I'd love to throw an Intel box back into the mix... Reply
  • Ninjafish - Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - link

    Definitely want to see more mITX boards from ASUS. Reply
  • griffo - Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - link

    My 6 year old Asus board is still running without a hitch.
    But ... it is time for an upgrade!! Please, please, please.
    Reply
  • sullrosh - Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - link

    was plannind to upgrade my E8400 anyway Reply
  • mtwardochleb - Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - link

    Time to replace my Intel board and e8400. Reply

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