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ASRock X79 Extreme4 (Intel X79) Motherboard Review - USB 2.0 and 3.0 Benchmarks

We look at our first ASRock X79 motherboard in the form of the brand new Extreme4. Let's find out what it's all about.

| Socket LGA 2011 in Motherboards | Posted: Dec 16, 2011 2:36 am
TweakTown Rating: 91%      Manufacturer: ASRock

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Version and / or Patch Used: 1.70.1400

Developer Homepage: http://www.aida64.com

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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 across the board is pretty strong on all our boards, moving to USB 2.0 performance, though, you can see that XFast technology gives us a nice boost in performance.

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