ASRock launched its latest Z77 OC Formula motherboard featuring premium quality components for overclocking enthusiasts.
The motherboard is built with high quality components consisting of Premium Alloy Choke (PAC), Dual-Stack MOSFET (DSM), Multiple Filter Cap (MFC) and an 8 Layer PCB design which provides additional stability.
The Z77 OC Formula packs a 12 + 4 Digi Power VRM Design while the CPU socket is powered through the 24 Pin ATX and 8+4 Pin connectors.
ASRock added to the Z77 OC Formula the Twin-Power Cooling design which combines water and air-cooling to cool the power area on the motherboard.
The motherboard has four DIMM slots allowing for 32GB of Dual channel memory support with speeds of upto DDR3 3000+(OC) including support for Intel Extreme Memory Profile – (XMP) 1.3 / 1.2.
The Expansion slots consist of two PCI-e 3.0 x16, one PCI-e 2.0 x16 and two PCI-e 2.0 x1 slots with support for AMD CrossFireX and NVIDIA SLI technologies.
Storage includes 2 x SATA3 6.0 Gb/s connectors by the Intel Z77and 4 x SATA3 6.0 Gb/s connectors by Marvell SE9172 chip.
The Z77 PCH also offer 2 Rear and 1 Front USB 3.0 port while the Etron EJ188H controller provides 4 USB 3.0 ports at the back.
I/O includes PS/2 Mouse/Keyboard Port, HDMI, Optical SPDIF Out, 4x Ready-to-Use USB 2.0 Ports, 6 x Ready-to-Use USB 3.0 Ports, RJ-45 LAN, Clear CMOS Switch with LEDHD, Audio Jack: Rear Speaker / Central / Bass / Line in / Front Speaker / Microphone.
The ASRock Z77 OC Formula is expected to hit market by the end of this month or in the start of next month with a “moderate price tag”.
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