What is ASRock Instant Flash?
ASRock Instant Flash is an exclusive and the most user-friendly BIOS flash utility developed by ASRock. It is embedded in Flash ROM which is used to update the system BIOS without having to enter operating systems like MS-DOS or Windows.
How to execute ASRock Instant Flash?
ASRock Instant Flash is extremely user-friendly. You can access Instant Flash by simply pressing <F2> key during the POST to get into BIOS setup menu. Select the utility under Smart menu to execute it.
Or, you may also access Instant Flash utility directly by pressing F6 when you saw this page.
Once executing ASRock Instant Flash, the utility will automatically detect all devices such as USB, hard disk or even floppy drive to find the exact BIOS for your system. Instead of giving you all BIOS in your devices, the Instant Flash just list BIOS versions that apply to your motherboard model only. For example, if you have many different BIOS of different motherboards saved in your devices, but you just need to flash your P45 motherboard, the Instant Flash will just list the P45 BIOS versions for you. This unique function allows you to easily select the suitable BIOS version instead of browsing through all data.
Instant Flash just list BIOS versions that apply to your motherboard model.
Click and start Flashing!
Comparison of ASRock Instant Flash with other BIOS Flash utility
ASRock Instant Flash - Two easy steps to finish BIOS flashing
1. Automatically detect the exact BIOS from all devices such as USB, hard disk or even floppy drive.
2. List BIOS versions that apply to your motherboard model only. For example, the utility list P45 BIOS for ASRock P45 motherboard.
GA-brand Q-Flash - Numerous steps for BIOS flashing
1. Enter Flash utility.
2. Select updated BIOS from Drives.
3. Select every Drives one by one.
4. Listed all files in the drive.
5. Find out the correct BIOS for your Motherboard.
Note: You may choose the wrong ones.
Too many steps taken to complete the BIOS update!
Note: Not all motherboards support ASRock Instant Flash, please update your BIOS first from ASRock official website: www.asrock.com
We don't recommend users to update BIOS while the system is running well. For any damages caused by improper operation of downloading or updating BIOS, ASRock®
assumes no responsibility.