ASRock Unveils Fatal1ty X99 Gaming i7 and X99 Taichi at Computex 2016

ASRock introduced two new LGA2011v3 motherboards, the X99 Taichi, and the Fatal1ty X99 Gaming i7 for Intel’s new Broadwell-E processors at Computex 2016.

Fatal1ty X99 Gaming i7

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The Fatal1ty X99 Gaming i7 features latest connectivity options like 32 Gb/s M.2 with NVMe boot support, USB 3.1, and 5 GHz 802.11ac WLAN. The board comes with three PCI-Express Gen 3.0 x16 slots, and two PCIe 2.0 x1 slots (supports 3-way SLI and CrossFire), dual-BIOS, two Intel Gigabit Ethernet and Creative SoundBlaster Cinema 3 audio.

X99 Taichi


The X99 Taichi, almost identical to Fatal1ty X99 Gaming i7, and has similar features, except a few gaming-centric ones such as the SoundBlaster Cinema 3 audio, and a few onboard easy access buttons. The X99 Taichi has a black and white color scream with painted PCB. The X99 Taichi is expected to be priced at $219, and the Fatal1ty X99 Gaming i7 at $259.