Summary: Wish it would have worked will think twice before purchasing this type of board.
Pros: Excited to get the board had all I wanted on it and a great price.
Cons: Got the board waited a couple weeks before installing it and found it DOA. Tried everything to get it to work, but had no luck. Since I waited to long was not able to return it for a replacement.
Summary: first I'm outside the US and never had issues with any Amazon product, until now...first of all they sent me an incomplete and even used product (sealed box but no i/o backplate, no sata cables, cpu fan holder removed and the cherry of this pie: traces of thermal paste)..
Summary: ASRock REALLY needs to invest in a chat support because this email thing takes far too long (over a week with no response)
Pros: Nothing at this point.
Cons: This is a follow up to the instructions that ASRock put in my last review. I actually got the system working just fine in windows and all of the drivers were installed. When I shut the system down (power unplugged) and installed my 7950 3Gb and powered the system on nothing, no video or boot. Not...
Summary: tired contacting support on day 1 of owning it and they have yet to get back to me almost a week later, pathetic.
Pros: All the good features you would want on a board.
Cons: DOA out of box. Hooked everything up and waited to put a video card in so I used onboard video, tried HDMI and DVI, no video from the A8-5500. CPU works just fine as it works in my other system. Tried with no HDD/ODD and one memory DIMM, still nothing. Will not happy as I have has ASRock board be...