A Whole New Design Evolved Supports 12th Gen Intel® Core™ Processors (LGA1700) 13 Phase Dr.MOS Power Design Supports DDR5 6000MHz (OC) 1 PCIe 5.0 x16 1 PCIe 4.0 x16 1 PCIe 3.0 x1 1 M.2 Key-E for WiFi Graphics Output Options: HDMI DisplayPort Realtek ALC897 7.1 CH HD Audio Codec Nahimic Audio 4 SATA3 1 Hyper M.2 (PCIe Gen4 x4) 1 Hyper M.2 (PCIe Gen4 x4 & SATA3) 1 Front USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-C 2 Rear USB 3.2 Gen2 (Type-A + Type-C) 8 USB 3.2 Gen1 (6 Rear 2 Front) 2 USB 2.0 (Front) Killer E3100 2.5G LAN Lightning Gaming Ports Optimized VRM Design Dr. MOS - Dr.MOS is the integrated power stage solution which is optimized for synchronous buck-set down voltage applications! Compared to traditional discrete MOSFETs it intelligently delivers higher current for each phase thus providing improved thermal result and superior performance. 13 Power Phase Design - Featuring sturdy components and completely smooth power delivery to the CPU. Plus it offers unmatched overclocking capabilities and enhanced performance with the lowest temperature for advanced gamers as well. 6 Layer PCB - The 6 Layer PCB provides stable signal traces and power shapes delivering lower temperature and higher energy efficiency for memory overclocking! Thus it’s able to support the latest memory modules with most extreme memory performance! 2oz Copper PCB - 2 ounce copper inner layers that provide stable signal traces and power shapes! Delivering lower temperature and higher energy efficiency for overclocking. DDR5 Memory with Protection Circuit Reinforced DIMM Slot - The reinforced DIMM slot is surfaced mounted onto the motherboard to give better physical strength as well as a more stable memory signal with this superior revolutionary design it is able to dramatically overclock DRAM module up to insane frequency. DIY Friendly Design - Due to the unique electrical architecture of DDR5 DIMM there’s a high risk of damaging the memory module if AC power isn’t disconnected properly during removal or installation. To prevent this ASRock has implemented a trouble free protection circuit on every DDR5 motherboard lowers the risk of damaging your memory module. PCIe 5.0 + Surface-Mount Tech Compares to conventional DIP style PCIe slot the SMT type PCIe slot improves signal flow and maximize stability under high speed a key breakthrough to fully support the lighting speed of the latest PCIe 5.0 standard. The latest PCI Express 5.0 is capable to perform a breathtaking bandwidth of 128GBps ready to unleash the full potential of future high end graphic cards. KiLLER Networking KiLLER E3100 - The Killer Ethernet controller is designed specically for competitive gamers and performance-hungry users this motherboard comes with both Killer E3100 2.5G Ethernet & WiFi 6E solution the enhanced detection and prioritization engine provides the ultimate networking experience for gaming and multimedia applications. Faster Gameplay - Killer GameFast Technology can free up to 10% of your CPU cycles and 20% of your memory to allow the user to enjoy a smooth gaming experience. Easy to Use - It is extremely easy to use. Just simply turning on the Killer GameFast enabled on the computer will do the work. You don’t have to lift even a finger after that if you don’t want to. Fully Customizable - All the settings are customizable according to the user’s preference. The one thing that we can change as per the user is ‘adding or removing processes to be stopped’. Lag Less Win More - The Intel® Killer™ Prioritization Engine ensures you get your lowest in-game latencies by prioritizing your gaming traffic above everything else. Less Buffering - Automatically detect classify and prioritize network traffic for streaming videos and entertainment to give you the best possible online experience. Custom Control - The Intel® Killer™ Prioritization Engine works automatically and the Intel® KillerTM Intelligence Center allows you to customize and prioritize your network traffic to your liking. Nahimic Audio Audio That Matters Whether you are using headphones a headset external or internal speakers via USB Wi-Fi analog output or even HDMI Nahimic Audio offers you the most engaging listening experience vibrant and rich with details. Enhance Communication Quality The Powerful algorithms to ensure the best noise-free conversation giving a constant vocal level no matter the distance from your mic. The Nahimic audio engine dynamically clear the sound and remove interference noise and lower the voice variation. Result is a better comprehension and less fatigue. Static Noise Suppression Echo Cancellation Lateral Sound Cancellation Voice Stabilizer Ultimate Gaming Experience Sound Tracker - The Sound Tracker is a visual indicator that points out the directions from which predominant sounds are coming. Each sound is properly positioned in 360° on a radar for a full immersion during the game. Works on any devices - Enjoy the vibrant and high-quality Surround Sound on all your favorite audio devices: Jack USB Bluetooth HDMI S/PDIF. Nahimic is compatible with all of your favorite audio tools and ensures the best sound with any of them. Nahimic measure and improve to optimize our technology and offer you the best experience. Lightning Gaming Ports Aimed for die hard gamers and enthusiasts! Lightning Gaming Ports are sourced from two different controller interfaces that assist gamers in connecting the high speed mice/keyboard with the lower jitter and latency! Polychrome RGB In addition to the built-in RGB illumination it also features onboard RGB headers and an addressable RGB header that allow motherboard to be connected to compatible LED devices such as strip CPU fans coolers chassis and so on. Users may also synchronize RGB LED devices across the Polychrome RGB Sync-certified accessories to create their own unique lighting effects. High Speed M.2 Solution (PCIe Gen4 x4) Supports PCI Express 4.0 M.2 SSDs it is capable of perform twice the speed compared to previous 3rd generation giving a lightning fast data transferring experience. BIOS Flashback Get the most convenient BIOS flashing with just a simple click. Users can easily achieve the latest BIOS support with a USB and power supply No CPU RAM or other components required.