ASRock Fatal1ty Z77 Professional: The Most Feature-Rich LGA 1155 Mainboard
24 July 2012
Summary: This mainboard based on the Intel Z77 Express chipset features numerous advantages including but not limited to high-quality electronic components, phenomenal functionality due to numerous onboard controllers, good performance and overclocking potential. As for the drawbacks, there are hardly any.
Excerpt: Having just checked out the BIOSTAR TZ77EX4 it's time to move on to another Intel Z77 based motherboard with this one coming from ASRock and being part of the popular Fatal1ty series. This is the second ASRock based Z77 motherboard we've looked at with the first one being the ASRock Z77 Extreme6 which did a good job of impressing us.
Summary: The ASRock Fatal1ty Z77 Professional came well packaged (not quite as well as the Z68 version ) and has a very well laid out board design and even features Floppy and IDE controllers! The board looks particularly smart and is a great basis for a red themed rig. Other notable features of the board are the on-board Power and Reset buttons along with the Debug LED (these really are useful!