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Z170 Extreme6 vs Z170 Gaming K6

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Kenrou

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ATMINSIDE

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Different LAN chip, Fatality mouse port, different heatsinks.
 

Blaylock

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Different Bios. But looking at the UEFI they have similar settings. If I were to guess I'd say there'd be more overclocking capabilities with the extreme6.
 
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Kenrou

Kenrou

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Which wouldn't matter for someone on air cooling right ? might as well go for the Gaming then, thank you :)
 

ATMINSIDE

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I prefer an Intel NIC, but either board will serve you just fine.