ASRock Reveals the Very First Mini-STX Motherboard Based on H110 Chipset : H110M-STX The revolutionary Mini Socket Technology Extended (Mini-STX) form factor is just arriving. This new form factor is smaller than the ordinary Mini-ITX builds, yet still holds adequate room for a standard CPU fan, which makes it perfect for a powerful SFF sized desktop PC. As the motherboard pioneer, ASRock is thrilled to reveal its new Mini-STX motherboard based on Intel® H110 chipset - H110M-STX.
Here Comes the Best Selling ASRock NUC with Intel® 6th Gen Core i3 & i5 CPUs : Beebox-S Series The ASRock Beebox NUC re-imagines the bulky desktop PC into a pint-sized package so users can place one in any room to work, play, entertain and use it as a home theater system. Launched last year, the top-selling Beebox has been received tons of brilliant feedback and was awarded as "Best of COMPUTEX 2015" and "MUST HAVE Best Features" by industrial-leading media Tom's GUIDE and TweakTown respectively. Hence, here comes the refresh NUC system called Beebox-S series that supports Intel® 6th Gen Core i3-6100U and i5-6200U processors.
ASRock Announces The Completely New X99 Taichi and Fatal1ty X99 Professional Gaming i7 Motherboards ASRock is proud to announce the launch of the all-new X99 Taichi and Fatal1ty X99 Professional Gaming i7 Socket 2011-v3 motherboards. Never in the history of ASRock has there been a more affordable motherboard than the all-new X99 Taichi motherboard series, nor a more powerful gaming motherboard than the Fatal1ty X99 Professional Gaming i7. The X99 Taichi is truly a stable motherboard for the cost conscious yet feature-rich consumer.
ASRock and Intel® Teams up to Create One of the Smallest Mini PCs: DeskMini Aside from appreciating a delicate compact design, most people barely recognize the artisanship and technology breakthrough it takes to shrink gizmos by even merely an inch. That said, it took two great minds, both Intel® and ASRock working side by side to build one of the world's smallest mini PCs – ASRock DeskMini.
ASRock Z170M OC Formula Is the Only Motherboard That Supports G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 4333MHz Memory Modules Not in the wake of Poseidon, but the intense quests of DDR4 memory overclocking, G.SKILL has released its Trident Z DDR4 4333MHz memory modules. Apparently, these overpowered memory sticks named after the destructive weapon of Neptune are meant to operate at a brain melting 4333MHz frequency, however they are not destined to be wielded by just any mortal, currently only ASRock's overclocking oriented motherboard – Z170M OC Formula has what it takes to support these legendary memory DIMMs.
Major BIOS Updates Allow ASRock X99 Motherboards to Support Intel® Next Gen Socket 2011-3 CPUs Whether you were aware of it before or not, Intel's new line of 14 nanometer die shrink Intel® next gen socket 2011-3 processors are arriving shortly this year, and ASRock's engineers have already completed uploading new versions of BIOS for their X99 motherboards to support these Intel® next gen socket 2011-3 CPUs. Clearly the new chips aren't available in the market yet, but if patience isn't your strong suit, then perhaps you could get a two minute head start by downloading the BIOS and upgrading now.
ASRock Z170M OC Formula Reaches 7025.66 MHz with Intel® Core i7 6700K Unless you are caught in a PC system arms race, most motherboards do not necessarily need over the top specifications, especially when you're competition is against the one smirking back at you in the mirror. At this point, forget all of the fancy yet impractical features, abandon those superficial so called designs, and look no further than ASRock Z170M OC Formula – the secret formula to excel yourself in overclocking.
ASRock Z170 Gaming K4 Wins Tom's Hardware 2016 Editor Recommended Award Over the weekend, Thomas Soderstrom from Tom's Hardware wrote an in-depth review on ASRock Fatal1ty Z170 Gaming K4, the most inexpensive Skylake motherboard of the ASRock Fatal1ty series. Not only did it receive lots of praise from the authority on tech, ASRock Fatal1ty Z170 Gaming K4 was also rewarded the Tom's Hardware 2016 Editor Recommended award.
ASRock Z170 Extreme4 Takes Home Tom's Hardware 2016 Editor Approved Award If you're still stuck with an ancient and slow personal computer, now may be the right time to upgrade to Intel® 100 series. Especially ASRock's Z170 Extreme4, which is a mid to high end motherboard with a modest price. This week, Tom's Hardware the authority on tech did a full length review on this motherboard, and awarded it with Tom's Hardware 2016 Editor Approved.
ASRock H110M-STX and H110M-STX MINI PC are Dubbed Most Unexpected Innovation by Tom's Hardware According to Tom's Hardware, one of the top picks of this year's CES (Consumer Technology Tradeshow 2016) is ASRock's mini-STX motherboard and mini-STX building block PC. Currently both models are powered by Intel® H110 chipset, including the motherboard H110M-STX and H110M-STX MINI PC. This new form factor is smaller than your ordinary mini-ITX builds, yet still holds adequate room for a standard CPU fan, which makes it perfect for a powerful SFF sized mini-PC.
ASRock Has the World's First Mini-STX Building Block PC for Business and Education At CES Once again, the latest technology innovations gather in Las Vegas, Nevada to attend the International Consumers Electronics Show, also known as CES. This year ASRock has teamed up with Intel® to showcase ASRock H110M-STX, the world's first building block 5x5 mini-STX motherboard, and also the world's first mini-STX building block PC – ASRock H110M-STX MINI PC.
A New Intel® C232 Chipset Powered Motherboard Coming After Christmas Intel's Xeon E3-1200 series processors were pretty popular since their performance is somewhat close to Core i7 processors, but cost way much less. However, earlier Intel® has decided to make these new Xeon E3-1200 v5 processors exclusive to Intel® C232 chipset platforms, meaning that it won't work on your average Z170/H170/B150/H110 chipset motherboards. On the bright side, ASRock will release an Intel® C232 chipset based motherboard after Christmas to match the CPU with the best value, Intel's E3-1230 v5. A workstation motherboard ASRock E3V5 WS.
ASRock Fatal1ty Z170 Gaming-ITX/ac Receives 2015 Editor Approved From Tom's Hardware and Editor's Choice From TweakTown ASRock Fatal1ty Z170 Gaming-ITX/ac is a miniature sized Intel® Z170 motherboard that packs the enthusiast level performance desired for a superior portable gaming PC. Recently Tom's Hardware, the authority on tech gave ASRock Fatal1ty Z170 Gaming-ITX/ac its "2015 Editor Approved award". In addition, TweakTown also did a review on this motherboard and awarded it "Must Have Editor's Choice". They applauded it for its excellent feature set, solid overclocking performance, great layout, and a useful UEFI with a surprisingly reasonable price tag
ASRock Beebox Won 2016 Taiwan Excellence Award Congrats! As the world TOP 3 motherboard brand, ASRock was honored with the prestigious 2016 Taiwan Excellence Award by The Ministry of Economic Affairs in Taiwan. A total of 523 products from 202 manufacturers were accorded the honor this time and it's a pleasure ASRock's award-winning piece, Beebox received top scores in the category of PC Hardware and Accessories by industry/government authorities.
ASRock Pulls It Off Again with DDR4 OC and DDR4 Non-Z OC on Intel® 100 Series Last time ASRock dumbfounded the whole overclocking community by cracking the limitations of Intel® 8 series chipsets, granting users the power to overclock their CPUs on even H87 or B85 non-Z motherboards. Recently they've pulled off two more crazy features which allow overclockers to automatically overclock their DDR4 memory modules not only on Intel's Z170 chipset motherboards, but also on B150, H170 and H110 as well!
ASRock's Z170 OC Formula Triumphs with the 2015 Editor Approved Award from Tom's Hardware! As we are all excited about the latest Intel® Z170 platform and the performance breakthroughs it may achieve. ASRock's Z170 OC Formula is just the one to beat other adversaries Z170 chipset motherboards with its irresistible hardware components and unbeatable performance. One of the most globally trusted tech sites, Tom's Hardware reviewed five motherboards each from ASRock, EVGA, MSI, Biostar and Supermicro. ASRock's Z170 OC Formula stands out of the crowd and was rewarded with their 2015 Editor Approved Award!
ASRock Fatal1ty Z170 Professional Gaming i7 Built for Serious Gamers The ASRock-Fatal1ty Z170 Professional Series Gaming i7 is currently the highest performance gaming motherboard available. Built for serious gamers with Intel's Z170 chipset. Our motherboard is designed with 12 power phases and supports the 6th generation Intel® Core processors and the latest DDR4 memory modules. This powerful combination allows the ASRock-Fatal1ty Z170 Professional Series Gaming i7 to dominate your competition while playing the most complex PC games. In addition to the three native graphic output options, DVI-D, HDMI and DisplayPort, power users can further maximize graphics performance via the motherboard's four PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots that fully support 3-way CrossFireX or Quad SLI.
Unlock the True Power of Your Memory Modules with ASRock's DDR4 OC Programmers put huge amounts of time and effort in programs, but what you probably didn't realize is that sometimes they also leave Easter eggs. The same happened to ASRock's Z170 series motherboards. There's actually a hidden DDR4 OC feature buried deep inside their latest UEFI update, and it turns your ordinary DDR4 memory modules into high performance beasts.
ASRock Beebox N3150/N3050 with Windows® 10 Are Available with Advanced Upgrade Capabilities and an Aggressive Price Whether you're looking for a home theater PC system, office desktop, or an industrial PC for digital signage, ASRock Beebox is a nifty 0.6L NUC mini PC that suits all kinds of needs. Now there's even an upgraded version powered by a quad core Intel® N3150 SoC, 32GB eMMC SSD, plus a free bundled 64-bit Windows® 10 Home Edition operating system. Furthermore, despite the compact size ASRock Beebox is still largely upgradable, users may install up to 16GB DDR3 memory and a 2TB hard disk drive to maximize the performance. In addition to the previous black, white and gold Beebox, there will also be a new silver model to choose from.
Leading Scientists Warn Of Upcoming Involuntary Obsessive-Compulsive Gaming Disorder Crisis ASRock Gaming's new router G10 is now available in stores! This 4T4R 802.11a/b/g/n/ac router comes with 8 dipole high power antennas hidden inside the black irregular polygon, providing internet speeds 5G up to 1733 Mbps and 2.4G up to 800 Mbps, and not to mention, tons of additional hardware or software features for gamers to experience stable and lag less online gameplay.
Billions of Smart Phone Users Are About to be Revolutionized by This Small Device There's the ordinary travel routers that function as their names suggest, and then there's this extraordinary new device that outdoes the rest of the gang – ASRock H2R (HDMI 2-in-1 router). Besides working as a travel router, it can also be used as an Ethernet adapter, or even an HDMI dongle substitute for Apple TV or Google Chromecast.
4795.4 MHz Memory Frequency on ASRock Z170 OC Formula Marks New World Record Although ASRock Z170 OC Formula is not publicly available yet, it is already attracting lots of attention from the overclocking community, because John Lam from HKEPC OC lab has broken the world record for memory clock scores last night. With a G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 memory DIMM and ASRock's new prototype Z170 OC Formula, John Lam has managed to force a single DDR4 memory DIMM up to an untouchable 2397.7 MHz memory clock score, landing him number one on the memory clock rank.
They're Here: ASRock Z170 Motherboards Intel's 100 Series, otherwise known as Skylake, the successor of Intel's Broadwell chips, not to be confused with Skynet and the end of human civilization, has finally arrived! The spearhead Z170 chipset are the first to make an appearance, while the embargo dates of others are drawing near as well. This year, ASRock continues its three motherboard product lines, the Extreme Series, ASRock Fatal1ty Gaming Series and OC Formula Series.
Speed Up with ASRock's Front USB 3.1 Panel and U.2 Kit We've already seen plentiful amounts of motherboards that have USB 3.1 ports built into the rear I/O, but I bet you've never seen this new interface appear on the front panel of your computer case. Apparently not, because ASRock is the world's first to support front Type-A and Type-C USB 3.1 ports with their Front USB 3.1 Panel. Additionally, the innovative company has also announced the birth of U.2 Kits, add-on cards that may support the latest and fastest Intel® SSD 750 Series.
ASRock Beebox is the Buzz of 2015 Don't let anybody tell you that small form factor PCs are substandard. Just last week, ASRock's first Intel® NUC named "Beebox" made its appearance at COMPUTEX Taipei 2015, and it has been turning heads ever since. Even Tom's Guide found Beebox worthy of recognition and honored it with the Best of COMPUTEX 2015 award!
Tom's Hardware 2015 Editors' Choice: ASRock X99E-ITXac Just because something is small, doesn't necessarily mean that it is inferior. Take ASRock X99E-ITX/ac for an example, the world's first and only mini-ITX sized Intel® X99 chipset motherboard packs more than enough computing power to exceed the expectations of the editor's and testers over at Tom's Hardware. Thus winning the highest honor they bestow, Tom's Hardware 2015 Editors' Choice award!
ASRock Fatal1ty X99X Killer/3.1 Takes Home the COMPUTEX d&i Award 2015 Every year, the largest IT trade fair in Asia – COMPUTEX TAIPEI takes place in Taiwan's capital. The exhibition includes heaps of new gadgets and innovative designs, however only the best of the best will be awarded with the COMPUTEX d&i award. This year, ASRock has outdone their selves again and won a COMPUTEX d&i award 2015 in the gaming hardware category with Fatal1ty X99X Killer/3.1 motherboard!
Type-A and Type-C 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 Connectors are on Their Way to ASRock X99/Z97 Motherboards Once upon a time, not so far ago, USB became the most common standard for connecting peripherals to our computers. It has also received several upgrades over the years, including this year's jump to USB 3.1. Needless to say, PC builders are going to find these new interfaces on their forthcoming motherboards from all brands, but ASRock's X99 and Z97 motherboards have more up their sleeves. Besides the traditional Type-A connectors, they're going to be the first in the world to carry the Type-C 10 Gb/s SuperSpeed+ USB 3.1, which supports next generation mobile devices.
ASRock M8 Receives 2015 Taiwan Excellence Award More awards!! In collaboration with BMW Group DesignworksUSA, the ASRock Gaming PC M8 was honored with the distinguished 2015 Taiwan Excellence Award. Held annually, the Taiwan Excellence Award is presented to products that demonstrate the five key indicators: "R&D", "Design", "Quality", "Marketing", and "Made in Taiwan". The five indicators are of equal importance, and each is judged on its "Innovation Value," the most important standard of all.
Breaking Speed Limits with ASRock X99 WS-E/10G and Intel® 10G BASE-T LANs Stop waiting. If you are unsatisfied with your internet bandwidth but at the same time reluctant to succumb to those malevolent internet providers, now is the time for a major hardware upgrade! ASRock's latest X99 WS-E/10G is a motherboard, workstation board hybrid that boasts Dual Intel® 10G BASE-T LAN ports powered by an Intel® X540 Ethernet controller chip, plus Dual Intel® gigabit LAN ports powered by two Intel® I210AT Ethernet controller chips. Add in the fact that users may use Teaming to combine all four connections into a single one with a gigantic 22Gbps bandwidth!
ASRock Partners with Ubisoft to Bundle the Ghost Recon Phantoms Assassin's Creed Pack The leading motherboard maker ASRock is offering a limited number of redemption codes for limited-edition "Assassin's Creed Pack" items of Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Phantoms with every ASRock Intel® 8/9 series, Intel® Bay Trail-D series and AMD FM2+ series motherboards. Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Phantoms will be available in ASRock's APP Shop starting from Nov 19, 2014, ASRock motherboard buyers will be granted a FREE offer of "Assassin's Creed Pack" gear worth US$15!
ASRock's X99 Extreme11 Takes Computing to Another Level with SAS 12.0 Gb/s Ports Even though nearly all motherboards are composed by pretty much the same chips, same connectors and share similar features, still there's a handful of phenomenally designed game changers that shine like a beacon across the endless sea of mediocrity. ASRock X99 Extreme11 is one of those motherboards that elevate technology and computing to another level, especially with its unparalleled 18 SATA ports that can hit 6.1GB/s data rates! "…noting of course that much of the testing conducted here cannot be completed on any other consumer enthusiast level motherboard in the world." There simply isn't any other X99 motherboard on the market that supports SAS 12Gb/s ports, so it wins the Editor's Choice from "The SSD Review.
Gaming with Style! ASRock M8 has Won an iF Product Design Award 2014 For 60 years, the iF product design award has been an internationally recognized label for award-winning design and the iF brand has become a symbol for outstanding achievements in design. We are delighted to let you know that – out of 3,249 entries – ASRock M8 was entered in the computer category then won an iF product design award 2014 and will be recognized with the renowned iF label!