Home Cloud - Remote Desktop Anytime, Anywhere
This motherboard supports remote wake with the onboard Intel® LAN, so you can connect with your PC from anywhere in the world. You will be able to power your PC on or turn it off, monitor and take control of it remotely with another smartphone, tablet or computer.
Note: Intel® Remote Wake is supported on Windows 8 or Windows 8 64-bit OS.
Use your Home Cloud for the following real world scenarios:
Keep your stored mail near at hand whenever you need it.
Stream your secret stash of vids, music and pics.
Access or send files remotely anywhere.
Watch your favorite local TV programs by connecting to your PC.
Keep an eye on your pets or children when you are away from home.
Configure different fan speeds for respective temperatures using the graph. The fans will automatically shift to the next speed level when the assigned temperature is met.
Easy Driver Installer
For users that don't have an optical disk drive to install the drivers from our support CD, Easy Driver Installer is a handy tool in the UEFI that installs the LAN driver to your system via an USB storage device, then downloads and installs the other required drivers automatically.
In a world where time is money, why waste precious time everyday typing usernames to log in to Windows? Why should we even bother memorizing those foot-long passwords? Just plug in the USB Key and let your computer log in to windows automatically!
UEFI Tech Service
Contact ASRock Tech Service by sending a support request from the UEFI setup utility if you are having trouble with your PC.
With ASRock's exclusive Fast Boot technology, it takes less than 1.5 seconds* to logon to Windows® 8 from a cold boot. No more waiting! The speedy boot will completely change your user experience and behavior.
*The boot time may vary with a different configuration.
Restart to UEFI
ASRock "Restart to UEFI" technology is designed for those requiring frequent UEFI access. It allows users to easily enter the UEFI SETUP automatically when turning on the PC next time.
Users may prevent motherboard damages due to dampness by enabling "Dehumidifier Function." When enabling Dehumidifier Function, the computer will power on automatically to dehumidify the system after entering S4/S5 state.
2T2R Dual Band 802.11ac Wi-Fi + BT v4.0 - No More Sluggish Internet
This motherboard comes with an exclusive 802.11ac Wi-Fi (5G Wi-Fi) module that supports up to 867Mbps wireless networks and Bluetooth v4.0.
Premium Gold Caps
Premium Gold Caps are 100% made in Japan. These solid capacitors are sleek, high gloss caps with a premium gold coating for long life and stable performance.
More Precise, More Efficient
By adopting digital pulse-width modulation (PWM), the ASRock motherboard can provide CPU Vcore voltage more efficiently and smoothly. Compared to analog PWM, digital PWM can optimize the CPU power solution and provide a proper and stable Vcore for the processor.
6 Power Phase Design
Designed with a 6 Power Phase design, this motherboard features sturdy components and completely smooth power delivery to the CPU. Plus, it offers unmatched overclocking capabilities and enhanced performance with the lowest temperature for advanced gamers as well.
DrMOS is an advanced power supply solution for motherboards that combines the Driver IC, Top MOSFET and Bottom MOSFET into one unit. It provides more stable and smooth voltage, decreases power loss, boosts the system's response speed and also lowers the motherboard's temperature.
TI® NE5532 Premium Headset Amplifier
Premium Headset Amplifier is what all audiophiles have been longing for on a PC! It uses TI® NE5532 which can deliver high definition audio for up to 600 Ohm headphones.
The mSATA connector can be used to connect a Solid State Drive (SSD) for internal storage. With an SSD paired with an HDD, users are able to feel the speed of SSD Caching with Intel® Smart Response Technology.
This motherboard supports Triple Monitor. You may choose up to three display interfaces to connect monitors and use them simultaneously.
DTS Connect is a blanket name for a two-part system, including DTS Interactive and DTS Neo:PC, it is used on the computer platform only, in order to convert PC audio into the DTS format.
DTS, DTS-HD, the Symbol, & DTS or DTS-HD and the Symbol together are registered trademarks of DTS, Inc. © DTS, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
HDMI™ (High-Definition Multimedia Interface)
This motherboard supports High-Definition Multimedia Interface™ (HDMI) which is an interface standard for transferring uncompressed video data and delivering multi-channel audio through a single cable. Both video and audio data signals transferred through the HDMI™ interface are digital without being converted into analog, therefore it delivers the richest pictures and the most realistic sounds.