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This review is from: Samsung UN55JS8500 55" Class 4K Ultra HD 3D Smart LED TV
Pros: Great picture
Cons: No useable PIP. This is truly bizarre. If you want to use this TV as a monitor, as I do, you will be disappointed. It has a PIP function, but the PIP can show only the COAX input. This TV has 4 HDMI 2.0 inputs, but you cannot use any of them as an input for the PIP! There is a Multi-Link function that allows you to display two inputs side by side, but it reduces your screen area by up to 50%. You are better off with two monitors! This is just dumb or lazy or both. There is just no technology reason for this in a product with an MSRP of almost $3000. Samsung should be ashamed!READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: Nice layout. M.2 X4 socket allows for very fast boots. Lots of SATA 6G connectors. Two Ethernet connections. Wifi/BT adapter. Everything you need for a quality gaming system.
Cons: Just can't get the OC'g to work. No way, no how. After much frustration, I tried the Asrock utility A-tuning (under Windows). I got the board stable at 4.4GHz, but I can't set up BIOS to do the same. A-tuning allows you to save configs and auto load them at startup. That would be a nice bypass to my problem, but the saved configs crash. The only way to get the 4.4 GHz is to use the utility and put in fresh settings each time I boot. boo hiss.
Note: my target OC value is 4.5 GHz based on air cooling. At 4.4 my temps stay below 75C even under Aida64 stress test.
I would return the board, but I can't have my computer down that long. Maybe Asrock will come out with a Bios that works some day. Until then, I really recommend you use a different board!
Other Thoughts: i7-5930k
Noctua NH-D14 120mm & 140mm SSO CPU Cooler
Samsung XP941 256GB PCIe 2.0 x4 M.2 SSD
GeIL 16GB (4 x 4GB) 288-Pin DDR4 SDRAM DDR4 3000 (PC4-24000)
Pros: Big, fast
Cons: very slow to wake up
Other Thoughts: At end of Jan I originally bought a WD BLACK SERIES WD4003FZEX 4TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive. It was DOA. WD quickly sent me a replacement. I just noticed today (ok, sometimes I'm slow) that instead ot the WD4003FZEX, they sent me the much more expensive WD4001FAEX. Hard to beat that for customer service....READ FULL REVIEW