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Does anybody use ASRock's XFast USB and/or XFast LAN?

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January 11, 2014 6:50:34 PM

I've been reading up on this and I would be curious to hear anyone's review of these utilities offered with ASRock's Extreme6 Z87. To me it seems like this has the potential of burning out a port or the motherboard. But perhaps I'm missing something?

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January 11, 2014 9:02:39 PM

I haven't used one of these particular boards before, But I do use a ASRock X79 Extreme7 board but it doesn't have these XFast ports you are wanting to know about. I have done some research into these ports and they actually do have a slight performance edge to other standard ports on a Motherboard, I took ages to choose mu motherboard and it can down to Asus Sabertooth or the Extreme7, I love the ASRock boards and are reliable, the extreme boards are great and usually a better price compared to others and have high quality caps and parts. These XFast ports your woundering about are great, Though I haven't used one there are a few reviews out there that compare normal Lan and Xfast Lan, XFast Usb and normal USB, The overall conclusion is that the Xfast come out as faster, not by a huge amount but by a fair amount. ASRock have some of these reviews on their site and Overlockers.net also do as well.
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