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Pros: Good speed and good price.
Other Thoughts: Though my mother board didn't auto recognize the max settings for this DRAM it ran flawlessly at max settings once they were supplied. I haven't attempted to push it beyond it's rated values.READ FULL REVIEW
This review is from: ASRock X79 Extreme6 LGA 2011 Intel X79 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
Pros: Features and Price
Cons: Needed the BIOS updated to remain stable. The manual is inaccurate with it's photos. When the photo contradicts the text follow the text. For example the RAM install shows different sockets saying be sure it clicks on both sides, yet the boards sockets only have 1 locking side. Similar issues exist in the illustrations for installing video cards (PCI-E 3.0 socket #1 shown in the photo is PCI-E 3.0 socket #3 according to the manual's text)
Other Thoughts: This is my 5th build with ASRock boards and the 1st time I had an issue. For the 1st month the system would BSOD about twice a week, it was using a 4820K CPU, after BIOS 6.4 came out and I updated the problem ceased. Though the update also made the RAID boot drive unbootable forcing a reinstall of Windows 7. After these issues were resolved the system has been running rock solid for the last month which is the reliability I've come to expect from ASRock's boards.READ FULL REVIEW
This review is from: ZALMAN MS800 Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case
Pros: Very roomy on the "business side." Adequate cooling fans supplied. Sturdy except for the inserts (see Cons)
Cons: The area under the motherboard can be a bit cramped if you're running a lot of wire, it takes a little bit of care. I don't particularly care for the "front panel" being on the top, just a personal preference. The bay inserts aren't very secure and tend to pop out will moving the case.
Other Thoughts: I ordered my CPU cooler (Corsair H60) when I ordered the case, if I'd notice the dual top fans (1 supplied with case) I'd likely have gone with the H120 double wide unit.READ FULL REVIEW