Cons: Have had problems with this mobo since the beginning. Every few months or so, I would have a problem with it causing me to replace a part until ultimately I replaced everything except the motherboard. After replacing each part it would work for a while and then another error would come up saying ...
Summary: So it has been a little less than two years and all the ports on this thing are dying. First the ethernet port died; then my keyboard port died. Now the PCI-e 2.0 slot housing my has GPU died and I had to switch my graphics card over to the free one.
Summary: First DOA, Second Died. Got less than a few weeks use on #2, dies. Similar reviews from other sites. I never overclocked the unit. I am an IT nerd and know what I am doing. This is not a case of user error. Working on warranty claim now.
Summary: Buy this motherboard and did not work at all. Originally presented problems 2x4G Corsair Vengeance 1600 (CMZ8GX3M2A1600). After about 30 hours invested in testing, research forums and have not accomplished anything and Asrock support staff has given me a small help.
Summary: AsRock Should Honor There Warranty...Really...A Motherboard Should Last Longer Than 8 Months.
Pros: Board Has Lots Of "Extras"
Cons: Bought From Newegg...Lasted 8 Months, Light Use, Random Reboots, Bios Resetting. Contaced AsRock Who Advised To Send It Back To The Seller... NEWEGG? Hmmm? After Several Conversations And Light Arguments...AsRock Advised I Would Be Charged A 35 Dollar Fee And I Would Have To Pay Shipping For The ...
Summary: con 3 is not too uncommon, but still sucks to loose a PCI slot.
Pros: good specs
Cons: 1) DEFECTIVE. One of the PC slots does not work (as reported by other users). 2) PCI-X16 slot too close to audio port tower. Large cards might be an issue. 3) PCI-X8 large video card blocks PCI-1 slot completely.
Cons: after 2 months all of the USB plugs died, after 4 months had to switch my graphics card to another slot as the one it was in stopped working. the board finally died two weeks ago, so I tried to RMA it, and found that the ASRock RMA process is impossible. I had to email them 3 times. after getting...
Cons: So I sit and watch in horror as the system I just built gets "acrobat reader" and "creative sound blasster x-fi mb trial" shoved on from the "Drivers" CD. Beware of clicking Install all from the drivers menu. And setup crashed, rebooted. A dialog box with a red x and no message