ASRock Releases Flagship Z77 Extreme11 Motherboard
ASRock has officially released the companies flagship Intel Z77 motherboard, the ASRock Z77 Extreme11! This flagship motherboard has an impressive 8 SAS2/SATA3 connectors supported by an LSI SAS2308 PCIe 3.0 x8 controller. For extreme graphics, 3-Way SLI/4-Way CrossFireX is supported via a PLX PEX 8747 bridge. The LAN solution is also impressive with two Intel Gigabit LAN chips to support dual LAN and teaming, while there’s also a 2T2R Dual Band WiFi & Bluetooth 4.0 module and a bundled Wi-SB Box. ASRock specially designed this board for computer enthusiasts and feels that the Z77 Extreme11 is unbeatable! The only bad news about this board is that it may not be sold worldwide.
Having insufficient storage space and mediocre file transferring speed is an unforgivable crime for a topnotch motherboard. Therefore, besides the two native SATA3 and four native SATA2 ports, Z77 Extreme11 has eight additional SAS2/SATA3 ports powered by an LSI SAS2308 PCIe 3.0 x8 controller. The abundant SAS2/SATA3 ports support RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 1E, RAID 10 and MegaRAID utility. Moreover, users may get up to 3.8Gb/s transfer speed through 8 SSDs in RAID 0 mode.
Posted by | Wed, Oct 17, 2012 - 06:18 AM