February 2012  


Lincredible! Miracles Do Happen!
ASRock First Brings Intel® Rapid Start, Smart Connect Technologies To H61 Motherboard Series!

TAIPEI, Taiwan, February 24, 2012 – Lincredible phenomenon spreads around the world! Miracles did not only happen on the new basketball star Jeremy Lin, but also ASRock, the global top3 motherboard manufacturer! By updating the latest ME8 BIOS & Driver, ASRock today proudly announced their entire Intel® H61 motherboard series now support Intel® Rapid Start and Smart Connect Technologies! These new technologies are targeted to be supported with Intel® next gen motherboard platforms, but ASRock offers an early chance to let users to experience new techniques on current H61 motherboard with 2nd Gen Intel® Core Processor (Sandy Bridge).

ASRock/Fatal1ty Introduce Intel® X79 Based High-Performance Motherboard : X79 Professional

TAIPEI, Taiwan, February, 23, 2012 – Gamers need so much more from their PCs! With this concept in mind, Johnathan "Fatal1ty" Wendel worked closely with ASRock engineers to develop a well-featured motherboard based on the exciting Intel® X79 chipset. Equipped with top-class components, the new ASRock/Fatal1ty X79 Professional was designed to exceed expectations of even the most dedicated gamer!

ASRock X79 Overclock ‘KING' Motherboard
Broke 3DMark 11 World Record!

TAIPEI, Taiwan, February 20, 2012 — The global leading motherboard brand ASRock today announced the winner list of the 2012 Global OC Competition, partnered with Futuremark® and sponsored by Intel, Kingston, Cooler Master, Sparkle and ROCCAT. The final champion of Sandy Bridge-E event goes to Montenegro overclocker Perica_barii while the Croatia overclocker Quake won the title of Sandy Bridge event final champion.

ASRock Introduces Fantastic Scout Mode™ in its Top Gaming Sound Card – Game Blaster!

TAIPEI, TAIWAN, February, 17, 2012 – World's top 3 motherboard manufacturer, ASRock Inc., specially partners with Creative Technology Ltd, the worldwide leader in digital entertainment products for the personal computer, to introduce the most trusted sound card in mobo industry - Game Blaster!

X79 Extreme9, Overclockers.ua: Editor's Choice2012/2/28

Enthusiasts' best choice! ASRock offers high performance motherboard. With galore software package and quality-relied components, ASRock X79 Extreme9 earned Editor's Best Choice Award from Overclockers.ua.

X79 Extreme4, Tom's Hardware: Recommended2012/2/27

ASRock's continued effort to provide higher-end hardware without letting this platform's inherent price premium get out of control is easily illustrated in an X79 Extreme4 - ASRock X79 Extreme4 receives 2012 Recommended Buy Award from Tom's Hardware.

Fatal1ty Z68 Professional Gen3, Madshrimps: High End2012/2/23

The Fatal1ty Z68 Professional Gen3 motherboard is still a very attractive product, thanks to its PCI-Express 3.0 capabilities and the attractive bundle. Fatal1ty Z68 Professional Gen3 motherboard receives High End Award from madshrimps.be.

Fatal1ty 990FX Professional, Hardwarelabs.de: Best Price2012/2/22

Designed for performance gaming. The new Fatal1ty 990FX Professional bring your gaming to the highest level of performance. The board receives Best Price Award from Hardwarelabs.de.

A75M-HVS, Always More Digital: Cost Effective2012/2/22

A well-built motherboard and packed with lots nice features. ASRock A75M-HVS receives Cost Effective Award from Always More Digital.

990FX Extreme4, InsideHardware.it: Gold2012/2/17

Best combination of price and performance, this is an all-rounder solution! ASRock 990FX Extreme4 receives Gold Award from InsideHardware.it.

A75M-ITX, OCClub.ru: Editor's Choice2012/2/16

Small size, huge performance! With the perfect combination of price and performance, ASRock A75M-ITX earned Editor's Choice award from OCClub.ru.

X79 Extreme4-M, Allround-PC.com: Price / Performance2012/2/15

Compact design, nice performance, value for money - ASRock X79 Extreme4-M receives Price/Performance Award from Allround-PC.com

X79 Extreme4, Motherboards.org: Editor's Choice2012/2/13

This board has certainly excited us with its amazing performance. There is no doubt that this board is fully deserving of our coveted Editor's Choice Award here at Motherboards.org.

X79 Extreme9, Legit Reviews: Recommended2012/2/13

The ASRock X79 Extreme9 performed great, is an extremely easy motherboard to overclock, and has the features needed to be a solid competitor for your money. ASRock X79 Extreme9 receives Recommended Award from Legit Reviews.

X79 Extreme9, HardwareInfo: Silver2012/2/9

That's an impressive and rare combination, leaving us very impressed with the ASRock X79 Extreme9. The board receives Silver Award from HardwareInfo.

Z68 Extreme7 Gen3, PureOverclock: Editor's Choice2012/2/8

We really couldn't find any true fault on this board, and it has an excellent combination of aesthetics, features, performance, and price - ASRock Z68 Extreme7 Gen3 receives Editor's Choice Award from PureOverclock.

X79 Extreme9, VR-Zone: 8.52012/2/5

Nice expansion capability, top-class components, ASRock X79 Extreme9 receives 8.5 out of 10 scores from VR-Zone.

X79 Extreme9, Computer DIY: Best Design2012/2/1

ASRock X79 Extreme9 earns Best Design Award from Taiwan magazine Computer DIY.

X79 Extreme9, HWM: Best Value2012/2/1

ASRock X79 Extreme9 receives Best Value Award from Philippines magazine HWM.

Fatal1ty X79 Professional, Computer DIY: Best Performance2012/2/1

Fatal1ty X79 Professional earns Best Performance Award from Taiwan magazine Computer DIY.

X79 Extreme4, Micro Mart: Highly Recommended2012/2/1

ASRock X79 Extreme4 receives Highly Recommended Award from UK magazine Micro Mart.

Your voice, we heard it!

"The x79 extreme11 is the absolute best,i wnt it to beat rampage4 extreme" ...... Aniket Chakraborty

"asrock = maximum performance for minimum prices :p" ...... Maxime Aka Neo Durieux

"asRock is best" ...... Anuj Kumar

"I have asrock motherboard and I like it:D" ...... Alex Sandro Ilic

"ASRock+Nvidia = Angel :*" ...... Herman Pro Fatality