ASRock Z97 OC Formula Motherboard
This fine ATX board from AsRock and aimed at overclockers and gamers with several up-to-date features which make it an excellent value. First, the board is waterproofed with ASRock Conformal Coating to ensure worry free water-cooling and a Qualcomm Atheros Killer E2200 LAN chip for lag-free gaming. It also has a twelve phase power section for great power stability at very high CPU speeds.
This motherboard integrates four DIMM slots for up to thirty-two gigabytes of DDR3 Ram at speeds of thirty-four hundred megahertz (Mhz). It also has an M.2 socket, one SATA Express port and eight SATAIII ports for outstanding drive support. Finally, it features an excellent Realtek ALC1150 audio chip for full 7.1 channel surround sound. While its price is high, this board brings has all the high end features most individuals are craving as well as a yellow and black color scheme which pops.