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My Mobo doesn't have USB 3.0 headers but my case does?

Last response: in Motherboards
November 16, 2013 10:20:51 AM

So my motherboard is,

ASRock 970 Extreme3 R2.0 AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard
and case is
NZXT Source 210 Elite ATX Mid Tower Case (White)
The case has 1 usb 2.0 and 1 usb 3.0 in the front. But I dont know if my mobo has USB front headers?
I ordered the parts anyway, im a derp.

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a b V Motherboard
November 16, 2013 10:25:07 AM

Why don't you just download the manual from here and look it up?
a c 104 V Motherboard
November 16, 2013 10:31:53 AM

Or you can add a pcie card that has an internal 19 pin usb 3 header so you can use the ports as usb 3. I've used a couple of THESE and they work great. It also gives you two USB 3 ports on the back of your machine.