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970 Pro
The Most Cost-Effective AM3+ Motherboard Solution

  1. 100% All Solid Capacitor design
  2. Supports AM3+ Processor, 8-Core CPU
  3. Supports Digi Power
  4. Supports Dual Channel DDR3 1600(OC)
  5. 1 x PCIe 2.0 x16 Slot, 2 x PCIe 2.0 x1 Slots
  6. 12 x USB 2.0, 6 x SATA2
  7. 5.1 CH HD Audio (Realtek ALC662 Audio Codec)
  8. Supports ASRock XFast 555, APP Charger
  9. Free Bundle : CyberLink MediaEspresso 6.5 Trial
This model may not be sold worldwide. Please contact your local dealer for the availability of this model in your region.

Youtube Live Demo

Product Specifications

 General
CPU- Support for Socket AM3+ processors
- Support for Socket AM3 processors: AMD Phenom™ II X6 / X4 / X3 / X2 (except 920 / 940) / Athlon II X4 / X3 / X2 / Sempron processors
- Supports 8-Core CPU
- Digi Power Design
- 4 + 1 Power Phase Design
- Supports CPU up to 140W
- Supports AMD OverDrive™ with ACC feature (Advanced Clock Calibration)
- Supports AMD's Cool 'n' Quiet Technology
- FSB 2600 MHz (5.2 GT/s)
- Supports Untied Overclocking Technology
- Supports Hyper-Transport 3.0 (HT 3.0) Technology
Chipset- Northbridge: AMD 770
- Southbridge: AMD SB710
Memory- Dual Channel DDR3 memory technology
- 4 x DDR3 DIMM slots
- Supports DDR3 1600(OC)/1333/1066/800 non-ECC, un-buffered memory
- Max. capacity of system memory: 16GB*

*Due to the operating system limitation, the actual memory size may be less than 4GB for the reservation for system usage under Windows® 32-bit OS. For Windows® 64-bit OS with 64-bit CPU, there is no such limitation.
BIOS- 8Mb AMI Legal BIOS
- Supports "Plug and Play"
- ACPI 1.1 Compliance Wake Up Events
- Supports jumperfree
- SMBIOS 2.3.1 Support
- CPU VID Voltage Multi-adjustment
 Audio, Video and Networking
Graphics- n/a
Audio- 5.1 CH HD Audio (Realtek ALC662 Audio Codec)
LAN- PCIE x1 Gigabit LAN 10/100/1000 Mb/s
- Realtek RTL8111C
- Supports Wake-On-LAN
 Expansion / Connectivity
Slots- 1 x PCI Express 2.0 x16 slot (PCIE2 @ x16 mode)
- 2 x PCI Express 2.0 x1 slots
- 2 x PCI slots
Connector- 6 x SATA2 3.0 Gb/s connectors, support RAID (RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 10, and JBOD), NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug functions
- 1 x IR header
- 1 x Power LED header
- 1 x CPU Fan connector (4-pin)
- 1 x Chassis Fan connector (3-pin)
- 1 x Power Fan connector (3-pin)
- 24 pin ATX power connector
- 8 pin 12V power connector
- Front panel audio connector
- 3 x USB 2.0 headers (support 6 USB 2.0 ports)
Rear Panel I/OI/O Panel
- 1 x PS/2 Mouse Port
- 1 x PS/2 Keyboard Port
- 1 x Serial Port: COM1
- 6 x Ready-to-Use USB 2.0 Ports
- 1 x RJ-45 LAN Port with LED (ACT/LINK LED and SPEED LED)
- HD Audio Jack: Line in / Front Speaker / Microphone
 Other Features / Miscellaneous
Unique Feature- ASRock OC Tuner
- ASRock Intelligent Energy Saver
- ASRock Instant Boot
- ASRock Instant Flash
- ASRock OC DNA
- ASRock APP Charger
- ASRock XFast USB
- ASRock XFast LAN
- ASRock XFast RAM
- Hybrid Booster:
- CPU Frequency Stepless Control
- ASRock U-COP
- Boot Failure Guard (B.F.G.)
Support CD- Drivers, Utilities, AntiVirus Software (Trial Version), CyberLink MediaEspresso 6.5 Trial
Accessories- Quick Installation Guide, Support CD, I/O Shield
- 2 x SATA Data Cables
Hardware Monitor- CPU Temperature Sensing
- Chassis Temperature Sensing
- CPU/Chassis/Power Fan Tachometer
- CPU Quiet Fan
- Voltage Monitoring: +12V, +5V, +3.3V, Vcore
Form Factor- ATX Form Factor
- All Solid Capacitor design
OS- Microsoft® Windows® 7 / 7 64-bit / Vista™ / Vista™ 64-bit / XP / XP Media Center / XP 64-bit compliant
Certifications- FCC, CE, WHQL
- ErP/EuP Ready (ErP/EuP ready power supply is required)
Caution:
Please realize that there is a certain risk involved with overclocking, including adjusting the setting in the BIOS or using the third-party overclocking tools. Overclocking may affect your system stability, or even cause damage to the components and devices of your system. It should be done at your own risk and expense. We are not responsible for possible damage caused by overclocking.

The specification is subject to change without notice in advance. The brand and product names are trademarks of their respective companies. Any configuration other than original product specification is not guaranteed.

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