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 Gaming Series and OC Formula Series.
Turn your smart phone into a universal remote controller with ASRock Gaming G10 Router Remember that time when you had to perform a sort of sword dance ritual with your dysfunctional TV remote in order to make it work? To refresh your memory, it involved fanatical waving, twisting your arms into unfathomable yoga positions, and lots and lots of cursing. Those barbaric days of the dark past are almost over, pretty soon you can use ASRock Gaming's new router G10 to turn your smart phone into a universal remote controller!
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 Gaming Reinvents Routers with G10 Routers, the woeful wallflowers of computer components that are usually forsaken after the initial setup, only to be brought out for some violent shaking or tapping whenever the WiFi signals are unstable. As a matter of fact, routers could be way interesting than you can imagine. For instance, the first router of ASRock Gaming – G10 is capable of doing much more than merely providing WiFi connections.
ASRock Is Ready to Amaze Tech Junkies At COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2015 Brace yourselves, COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2015 is coming! The annually held tech extravaganza is happening at 4F, Nangang Hall from June 2nd till June 6th, and the center of attraction will be at No. L0317a ASRock's booth. This year, ASRock has prepared upgraded Super Alloy motherboards, an army of Intel® SoC motherboards, plus a full system NUC named Beebox. Moreover, the hardcore PC master race gamers aren't forsaken either, ASRock is about to debut their first wave of gaming peripherals, so sit tight while the reinforcements are on the way.
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's M8 Valentine Sale on iBuyPower is the Sweet Deal You Won't Want to Miss As the night silently disperses across this unconscious city, and murky mists mantle the faint crescent diminishing and crushing both light and faith. An unsettling feeling lingers in the air, inducing your deepest darkest thoughts, gradually driving you into insanity. Yes, it's that old chestnut. What should I get as a gift for my significant other for valentine's day? Choosing the right gift for someone else isn't easy, not even if that someone is extremely dear to you. However, if your target possesses interest in technology or gaming, then ASRock's barebone gaming system M8 would be a safe bet! There's even a special Valentine sale going on over at iBuyPower right now, which offers three different premade M8 builds or allows you customize each base component for creating your own unique snowflake.
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.
Awesome! ASRock Fatal1ty Z97X Killer Wins The BEST CHOICE Award 2014 Best Choice Award, one of the honors at the world's largest in Asia Pacific ICT exhibition COMPUTEX TAIPEI which is going to kick off on 3rd June this year. The winner list of BC (Best Choice) Award is just unveiled today. ASRock is proud to announce its newly launched Fatal1ty Z97X Killer just takes the award and proves itself to be a real gaming gear designed for all gamers.
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!