The VANGUARD B85 is an entry-level motherboard from the ASUS TUF series, compatible with socket LGA1150 processors and based on the Intel B85 chipset. It brings four SATA-600 ports and six USB 3.0 ports, and only one PCI Express 3.0 x16 slot. Let’s take a good look at it.
Let’s take a look at the most high-end motherboard for socket LGA1150 CPUs from ASUS, the MAXIMUS VI EXTREME. Based on the Intel Z87 chipset, it brings ten SATA-600 ports, eight USB 3.0 ports, Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.0, and a very cool overclocking panel.