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ASRock E350M1
7.0 out of 10

ASRock E350M1

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Overall 8
8.0

Good Buy in my estimation

John Needham, Amazon
6 May 2014
  • Summary: I gave this mobo a four star only because as a Linux user, the built in ATI video controller does not have a suitable matching driver for it. I only had to utilize the pciex slot to install a Nvidia card I had from my old build. Everything is fine, and I have more than enough power for my needs.
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Overall 8
8.0

great motherboard/ipu package for the price

Paul Harshman, Amazon
1 May 2014
  • Summary: the first one would not support any video. after returning it I purchased different memory (DDR3 8 Gb the first time, DDR3 4Gb the second) the replacement motherboard would not accept the 8Gb either ? it's suppose to support 16Gb but ?
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Overall 8
8.0

Update: Realtek 8111E NIC failed after 16 months

David C., Newegg
20 January 2014
  • Summary: This is an update to my 5-star feedback post. I use this build as a home server running NAS4Free 9.1.0.1 Sandstorm. It's on 24/7, and I haven't turned it off for more than a few hours at a time for the last 15 months.
  • Pros: Price and value. Low power consumption. Fully compatible with NAS4Free and FreeBSD 9.1
  • Cons: Realtek 8111E Onboard NIC recently failed. It refuses to maintain a connection to the switch. When the connection is restored, it dies as soon as I try to access the computer.
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Overall 8
8.0

Not bad

Anonymous, Newegg
14 December 2013
  • Summary: I purchased this to power a small form factor home entertainment PC. The main purpose was to run YouTube at 1080p on a 65" LED. The first build resulted in major lag running YouTube videos at 1080p with the resolution at 1920. Audio is okay, but video couldn't quite keep up.
  • Pros: Small. Supports lots of RAM. Integrated HDMI, both audio and video. Capacitors appear quite solid
  • Cons: HDMI output on a 1920 TV choppy.
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Overall 8
8.0

Great for file server

Michael M., Newegg
22 October 2013
  • Pros: Great board to run Windows 2008 R2 and attached external Sans Digital 5-bay SATA HDD enclosure with HighPoint 620 RAID card. 8GB of RAM installed, never had an issue. CPU runs at 55C.
  • Cons: Price - now you can put together a higher performance board + CPU with lots more bang for the buck. I got this board two years ago for the same price it is now.
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Overall 8
8.0

Excellent MoBo/CPU Combo

Alex L., Newegg
23 September 2013
  • Summary: The Ethernet port will not run on 32bit Fedora. This board replaced one running 32bit Fedora 17. Couldn't get ethernet to work on previous OS. As last resort put USB thumb drive with X86_64 live distro and it worked. So, had to reinstall OS, but all seems good now.
  • Pros: Use in a fileserver (Chenbro ES34169 case, 4 SATA 3.0 Drives). Runs Fedora 19, x86_64, 8GB memory. Runs headless; no keyboard, mouse nor monitor.
  • Cons: None so far. This runs 24x7 as a fileserver, so if there are issues, I should find them relatively soon. So below for comments on 32bit ethernet. That issue cost my review 1 egg.
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Overall 8
8.0

Very reliable

hb_mark, Amazon
3 August 2013
  • Summary: I purchased this board some time back to build a proxy server. It's been running nonstop without any issues for months. It has a low power footprint and performs reliable.
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Overall 8
8.0

perfect for an HTPC build

buma "rkb.buma", Amazon
10 May 2013
  • Summary: Bought this all-in-one gem for a dedicated HTPC build for a convention I work at and was very happy overall with the build and quality of this board. Not only does it integrate all the standard video connectors (VGA, DVI, and HDMI) but it also has 7.1 sound and even a digital out via spdif, too so...
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Overall 8
8.0

Decent

Oscar I., Newegg
9 May 2013
  • Summary: Purchasing a low end graphics card may be necessary for alot of HD video streaming, but even with that, still a very good deal. Had that not been an issue, I would have given 5 stars.
  • Pros: Excellent motherboard/CPU combo for the price. Posted correctly the first time, haven't had any issues since purchase. All the useful ports on this motherboard are again outstanding for the price. It's quiet and rarely ever gets too hot even under great demand. The dual core processor works for g...
  • Cons: The APU can't handle HD video at a decent frame rate and the motherboard reserves 1.3 GB of ram for hardware, however I believe that issue can be fixed, in terms of the ram.
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Overall 8
8.0

Excellent low-power option

Matthew W., Newegg
24 March 2013
  • Summary: Wanted low power usage, got low power usage. Wanted enough SATA ports, got enough SATA ports. Good value.
  • Pros: Extraordinarily tiny motherboard. Plugged everything in and it started up flawlessly first try. BIOS is good. Minute power usage.
  • Cons: It's astonishingly slow compared to a nearly 10 year old rackmount server I have. Granted the rackmount server is a dual-dual-core Xeon monster, and this board is supposed to be a low cost solution, but I'd gotten used to high speed compilation.
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