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ASRock Z68 Extreme7 Gen3 (Intel Z68) Motherboard Review - USB 2.0 and 3.0 Benchmarks

ASRock expend the Z68 line with the new Z68 Extreme7 Gen3 and from first sight it looks the goods. Let's check it out!

| Socket LGA 1155 in Motherboards | Posted: Sep 5, 2011 3:16 am
TweakTown Rating: 93%      Manufacturer: ASRock

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Replacing Everest in our labs is AIDA64. This new testing suite is from the core development team from Lavalys and continues that tradition. The guys have thrown in better support for multithreaded CPUs as well as full 64 bit support. We use this to test memory and HDDs for now, but may find ourselves opening this up to other areas of the motherboard.

 

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While USB 3.0 performance lines up with our other boards, we can see that our USB 2.0 performance is a bit stronger thanks to the XFast technology that ASRock implement on their boards. We can see it makes a real world difference when it comes to performance.

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