Building a Pc

Hey forum,

I want to build a pc and I have selected the parts, but I am not sure of my motherboard. Would someone give me some suggestions please. I am not going to oc or corssfire.

CPU:: Amd Fx-8120

GPU:: Sapphire 6850

MOBO:: M5A97

Memory:: Kingston Hyper X  8 Gb

Hardrive:: Seagate barracuda 1.5 tb 7200 RPM

CASE:: Rosswill Challenger 

Power:: Corsair Builder 500 Watts


I am sticking with the Fx 8120.

I need suggestions on a pretty good motherboard, I dont want to go over 150.

Thanks to anyone that wants to help.


Ordering from Newegg? Theres a board there i have been eyeing. Might be worth checking out.

Here's a link to it:

This board is loaded:

Cons: Bloatware that makes you pay for full versions of software. Hes not overclocking or crossfiring cards. Overkill for his uses... >__>