- AMD 970 + SB950
- FX / Phenom II / Athlon II / Sempron 100 Series
- DDR3 2100(OC) / 1866(OC) / 1800(OC) / 1600(OC) / 1333 / 1066 / 800
Worked good for 1.5 Years! 12/28/2013
This review is from: ASRock 970 EXTREME3 AM3+ AMD 970 + SB950 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard
-OC is easy
-Buggy the last 6 months prior to it failing
-Only lasted a little over a year
-No USB 3.0 Header!
This motherboard was great for the first year. Ran my fx-8120 at 4.5 perfectly and wasn't difficult to OC. It was a great price as well for what you get.
After a year, I had problems with boots and random shutdowns. Thought it was the power supply starting to fail but ended up being the motherboard.
When the motherboard was working correctly I would give it 5 stars! If it lasted another year I would be so much more happy. Since it failed after a year I give it 3 stars. Wish there was something I could do.
ASRock Extreme 3 970
8GB G Skill Ram
Did you find this review helpful? Yes / No Thanks for the valuable feedback you provided!