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ASRock BIOS update fixes Skylake issue

ASRock BIOS update available, fixes Skylake stability issues.

@seanridgeley
Published Mon, Jan 25 2016 2:07 PM CST   |   Updated Mon, Oct 19 2020 8:16 PM CDT

A couple of weeks ago it was made known a bug with Intel Skylake CPUs was causing systems to freeze up. Very shortly after, MSI released a fix for it, and now ASRock has followed suit.

ASRock BIOS update fixes Skylake issue | TweakTown.com

While Intel has made it clear the issue only occurs when running intensive applications like Prime95, for what it's worth we've heard user reports that say otherwise. These same users claim updating the BIOS does indeed cure the instability.

You should be able to grab the update via the BIOS itself. Failing that, head here.

Sean has a background in journalism, and has been using that to write about gaming and tech since 2008 - first for Neoseeker, then Rage3D, and now, TweakTown. As News Editor, Sean's job is to supply regular stories on the latest happenings in the tech world. He also writes tweak guides to help you get the most out of your PC games and hardware.

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