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ASRock’s Z97 motherboards have finally been exposed a few weeks prior to their launch next early next month with Intel 9-Series platform. The ASRock Z97 motherboards lineup is the fourth product line we will be detailing today, in addition to the several Z97 product lines from ASUS, MSI and Gigabyte which have been pictured over the past weeks.

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Ewww... frown.gif

Edit : I guess soft colors are too much to ask... or maybe less.
Edited by tSgt - 4/24/14 at 7:33am
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Looks like a crappier, and more kid-like version of Gigabyte's Z87 lineup. Gigabyte is going to have a field day in courts on design patents with these.

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these boards.... look horrible to me...
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Not liking the looks on these. At least I don't see too many brown pcb.
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Can we go back to the x79/z88 scheme? To much pastel here lol
     
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I think asrock was going for a clean and simple look with these but ended up creating something that looks cheap.
 
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Boards look ok, but dat killer biggrin.gif
    
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I think asrock was going for a clean and simple look with these but ended up creating something that looks cheap.

yea, it the overuse of color on the heatsinks. I do like the fan connector layout on the budget Z97 Killer board though. I've come to like the all black/grey look on the Z77/Z87E- ITX boards. I'll miss that.
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Ya blew it ASrock! Ya blew it >_> doh.gif Should've stick to using more black than all yellow heatsinks....
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