ASRock continues to expand its line of motherboards for the Intel LGA1151 socket with Z170M OC Formula, a motherboard for high performance targeted at professional Ooverclockers built under the Micro-ATX form factor. The motherboard is equipped with powerful VRM 14 + 2 phase power attached to two DIMM slots supporting up to 32 GB of DDR4 RAM @ 4500 MHz (OC).
ASRock Launches Z170M OC Formula: Small but very Powerful
To reduce electrical interference, the ASRock Z170M OC Formula is built around an expensive 10-layer PCB where we find no less than two PCI-Express slots 3.0 x16 (x8 / x8 both populated) with a third PCIe 3.0 x16 x4). A slot Ultra M.2 to 32 Gbps and we have eight ports SATA III 6.0 Gbps of which four are SATA-Express ports.
The information of Z170M OC Formula is completed with an advanced cooling system supported by a copper, Heatpipe using Japanese capacitors Nichicon 12K Platinum, Chokes 60A, DUAL AMI UEFI BIOS, audio 7.1 Realtek ALC1150 with amplified audio output, Ethernet connector Intel I219V, five fan connectors (1x 3pins + 4x 4pins), two video outputs as HDMI and DisplayPort, a PS / 2 combo connector, two USB 3.1 ports (one is a type-C port), four USB 3.0, two USB 2.0 and the company ‘s own characteristics. Its price was not disclosed.