AM3+ CPU, ATX, DDR3, 4 x USB3, 10 x USB2, 5 x SATA3, 1 x eSATA3, 2 x PCIe x16, 2 x PCIe x1, 2 x PCI, CrossFireX
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Order Code: ASR-970E32
Manf.Code: 970 Extreme3 R2.0
ASrock Extreme SeriesASRock Extreme series motherboards are built with premium components and cutting edge technology. They feature ASRock Super Alloy Technology to enhance performance, increase stability and reliability of the motherboard.
AMD FX / Phenom II / Athlon II / Sempron 100 Series ProcessorsThis motherboard supports AMD AM3+/AM3 multi-core processors with unique L3 cache and delivers better overclocking capabilities with less power consumption. It features dual-channel DDR3 memory support and accelerates data transfer rate up to 4800MT/s via HyperTransport 3.0 based system bus. This motherboard also supports AMD CPUs in the new 32nm manufacturing process.
AMD 970 ChipsetAMD 970 Chipset is designed to support up to 4800MT HyperTransport 3.0 (HT 3.0) interface speed and PCI Express 2.0 x16 graphics. It is optimized with AMD’s latest AM3+ and multi-core CPUs to provide excellent system performance and overclocking capabilities.
Dual-Channel DDR3 2100(OC) MHz SupportThe motherboard supports up to 32GB DDR3 memory that features data transfer rates of 2100(OC) MHz to meet the higher bandwidth requirements of the latest 3D graphics, multimedia and Internet applications.
ATXThis motherboard is an ATX motherboard with the dimensions of 30.5cm x 21.8cm. It will fit in any case that supports motherboard sizes of ATX or higher such as a Mid Tower case or larger.
SATA 6Gb/sSATA 6Gb/s provides double the bandwidth of traditional SATA 3Gb/s, and increases the data transfer rate between your motherboard and internal storage devices, such as 7200RPM HDDs, 10000RPM HDDs and SSDs. It's also the current trend for upcoming high-speed internal storage devices to break the existing bottleneck of a PC's performance.
The external SATA port located at the back I/O provides smart setup and hot-plug functions. Easily backup photos, videos and other entertainment contents on external devices.
USB 3.0 5Gb/sCompared to the 480Mb/s provided by traditional USB 2.0, the new USB 3.0's 5Gb/s offers 10 times the transfer bandwidth, so transferring a Blu-ray movie takes less than a minute.
AMD CrossfireX Multi-GPU SupportAMD CrossFireX is the ultimate multi-GPU performance gaming platform. Enabling game-dominating power, AMD CrossFireX technology enables two or more discrete graphics processors to work together to improve graphics performance. AMD CrossFireX technology allows you to expand your system’s graphics capabilities. It allows you the ability to scale your system’s graphics horsepower as you need it, supporting up to four AMD Radeon HD graphics cards, making it the most scalable gaming platform ever. With an AMD CrossFireX gaming technology, the traditional graphics limitation exists no more, allowing you to enjoy higher performance as well as visual experience.
High Definition Audio DesignThe Realtek ALC892 is a high-performance multi-channel high definition audio codec that delivers an exceptional audio listening experience with up to 90dB SNR, ensuring users get the best possible audio quality from their PC. High Quality audio capacitors deliver the highest quality sound resolution and sound expansion to create the most realistic sound effects for professional gamers.
|Model Number||970 Extreme3 R2.0|
|Dimensions||30.5cm x 21.8cm|
|Power Design||4 Phase|
|Chipset Type||970 / SB950|
|RAM Installed / Max Capacity||0 MB / 32 GB Max|
|RAM Slots||4 x DDR3 DIMM|
|Supported RAM||DDR3 Non-ECC UDIMM|
|Supported RAM Speeds||2100/1866/1600/1333/1066 Mhz|
|Expansion Slots Total (Free)||2 x PCIe 2.0 x16 (Single at x16)
2 x PCIe 2.0 x1
2 x PCI Slots
|Multi-GPU Support||AMD CrossfireX Multi-GPU Support|
|Ports Present & Quantity||1 x PS/2 Mouse Port
1 x PS/2 Keyboard Port
1 x Coaxial SPDIF Out Port
1 x Optical SPDIF Out Port
4 x Ready-to-Use USB 2.0 Ports
1 x eSATA3 Connector
2 x Ready-to-Use USB 3.0 Ports
1 x RJ-45 LAN Port with LED
HD Audio Jack
|Ports Present & Quantity||5 x SATA3 6.0 Gb/s connectors
1 x IR header
1 x CIR header
1 x COM port header
1 x HDMI_SPDIF header
1 x Power LED header
2 x CPU Fan connectors (1 x 4-pin, 1 x 3-pin)
3 x Chassis Fan connectors (1 x 4-pin, 2 x 3-pin)
1 x Power Fan connector (3-pin)
24 pin ATX power connector
8 pin 12V power connector
Front panel audio connector
3 x USB 2.0 headers (support 6 USB 2.0 ports)
1 x USB 3.0 header (supports 2 USB 3.0 ports)
|AMD SB950||5 x SATA 6Gb/s (RAID 0/1/5/10)
1 x eSATA 6Gb/s
|Ports||1 x LAN(RJ45) port|
|Features||7.1 HD Audio|
|Feature List||ASRock Extreme Tuning Utility (AXTU)
ASRock Instant Boot
ASRock Instant Flash
ASRock APP Charger
ASRock XFast USB
ASRock XFast LAN
ASRock XFast RAM
ASRock Crashless BIOS
ASRock OMG (Online Management Guard)
ASRock Internet Flash
ASRock On/Off Play Technology
ASRock UEFI System Browser
ASRock Dehumidifier Function
ASRock Fast Boot
ASRock Restart to UEFI
CPU Frequency Stepless Control
Boot Failure Guard (B.F.G.)
Good Night LED
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