Skip to: | | - A great place to buy computers, computer parts, electronics, software, accessories, and DVDs online. With great prices, fast shipping, and top-rated customer service - once you know, you Newegg.

If you are reading this message, Please click this link to reload this page.(Do not use your browser's "Refresh" button). Please email us if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message. - Computer Parts, Laptops, Electronics, HDTVs, Digital Cameras and More!

Home > 
Anonymous's Profile > 
All Reviews
  • Find Reviews
  • Find

Showing Results: Most Recent

ASRock Z75 Pro3 LGA 1155 Intel Z75 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
  • neweggOwned For: 1 day to 1 week

1 out of 5 eggs Worked for 48 hours, then PCIe failed. 03/23/2014

This review is from: ASRock Z75 Pro3 LGA 1155 Intel Z75 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

Pros: On paper the board was pretty much what I needed for a great price point. Worked out of the box, easy to install and gave absolutely normal performance for the first couple of days.

Cons: ...then out of nowhere, while on the computer I lose my signal inputs for both screens, forced to restart. Upon restarting I received no signal via my PCIe slot, and was forced to default to the onboard input. After changing PCIe slots from the PCIe 3.0 x16 to the PCIe 2.0 x16 I still got no input, and worse the system was not even seeing my video card. Also tried changing PCIe speed from Auto to Gen1 in BIOS...nothing. I even tried another card in both slots...didn't detect that either. After the fact I've read up and it seems other users have also reported issues with the PCIe 3.0 slot, but I seem to have it even worse as NEITHER of my PCIe options are functional.

Other Thoughts: So now it seems I'll have to refund this board or try my luck with another. Sadly, there aren't that many options around the same pricepoint and form factor that AREN'T ASRock. My next best bet would be in the $100-$150 price range. Seems others have received functioning boards, so I may just try my luck once. Regardless, potential buyers beware, you may end up with the same issues.


Anonymous's Profile

Display Name: Anonymous

Date Joined: 03/23/14

  • Reviews: 1
  • Helpfulness: 0
  • First Review: 03/23/14
  • Last Review: 03/23/14
If the Adobe Reader does not appear when you click on a link for a PDF file, you can download Adobe Reader from the Adobe web site.