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ASRock Z270 Taichi Motherboard Review (Page 7)

By Steven Bassiri from Sep 8, 2017 @ 12:45 CDT
TweakTown Rating: 93%Manufacturer: ASRock

Overclocking Results

CPU Overclocking


The Z270 Taichi was able to push my CPU to 5GHz with 1.34v VCore with LLC level 1. All I had to do was enter is 50x as the CPU multiplier, enable XMP, and type in the voltage and set my desired VCore. Overall CPU overclocking was straight forward and easy to accomplish.

Compatible Memory Overclocking Kits

In this section, I overclock four memory kits only using XMP, if the kit works then the results are below. I welcome memory vendors to send in their kits to be tested on each motherboard.

Corsair Dominator Platinum 3200MHz C16 8GBx2


GEIL EVO X RGB 3200MHz C16 8GBx2


Both the kits above were overclocked with ease on the Z270 Taichi.

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United States: The ASRock Z270 TAICHI LGA1151/ Intel Z270/ DDR4/ Quad CrossFireX & Quad SLI/ SATA3&USB3.1/ M.2&SATA Express/ WiFi/ A&2GbE/ ATX Motherboard retails for $268.63 at Amazon.

United Kingdom: The ASRock Z270 Taichi Motherboard retails for £ at Amazon UK.

Canada: The ASRock Z270 Taichi Motherboard retails for $ CAD at Amazon Canada.

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