ASRock has joined the party, announcing several new Z590 motherboards for CES 2021, joining the likes of ASUS and BIOSTAR. The 500 series lineup from ASRock spans entry level all the way to bleeding edge performance. Read More
ASRock just announced its partnership with Razer and developed the ASRock Taichi Razer Edition line of motherboards. This marks the world’s first motherboard that is natively integrated with Razer Chroma RGB lighting. Designed for competitive gamers and power-hungry users, it will be available in both X570 and B550 flavors. Both Taichi Razer Edition motherboards feature 16 power phases, Killer Ethernet 3100, and Killer Wi-Fi AX1650. MSRP for the X570 Taichi Razer Edition is $399 and the B550 variant is $299. Read More
July 30, 2020 – Today ASRock announced the launch of its new Radeon RX 5700 XT Challenger Pro 8G OC graphics card. Based on AMD’s 7nm RDNA architecture, the RX 5700 XT Challenger Pro 8G OC features new Compute Units, delivering incredible performance and is optimized for better visual effects.
Today, Antec announced the release of their latest open air mini tower. Partnering with ASRock and their Phantom Gaming Brand this ITX case features some incredibly bold aesthetics. These include a front panel GPU mount, rotated motherboard lay-out, and water cooling capabilities. Read More
Today we are reviewing a newly launched RGB solid state drive from Team Group. Announced in September, the newly redesigned T-Force Delta MAX is one of the most original creations we’ve ever seen in the hard drive market. It has addressable RGB LED’s and implements a mirror-type light diffuser. Team Group delivers a piece of RGB artwork that’s sure to an eye-catching element of any high-end computer build. Read More
Up on the test bench today is a DDR4 offering from Mushkin Enhanced. Their Redline Frostbyte features speedy XMP profiles and aggressive styling, but will it be compatible with AMD’s newest generation of motherboards? Memory compatibility on AMD’s X570 series platform is still problematic at best. Many of the memory kits on the market today were designed with Intel platforms in mind. Choosing a kit of memory at random and expecting it to work flawlessly on AMD platforms could end in a comparability nightmare. We’d like to explore this memory further and put it to the test on our AMD X570 based test bench. Read More
Just a few days ago, GeIL released a much-anticipated product in gaming memory called “EVO SPEAR Phantom Gaming Edition”. It is a collaboration with ASRock to provide a well-built level of compatibility with their top of the line Phantom Alliance motherboards. Read More
Today we have the opportunity to test something a little different in the modern DDR4 memory market. For high-end computer builders and enthusaiasts, Samsung B-Die has remained the undisputed champion in recent years. Although other options have always been available, when it comes to overclocking and performance, there is simply no competition. Today, we are testing the Crucial Ballistix Elite, which is running a new breed of Micron memory IC’s. With very high XMP ratings, and moderately tight timings, it promises to be a contender in this space. Please read along to find out more. Read More