Z68 Extreme 4 gen 3 with Sandy (2500) Tags: ASRock BIOS Compatibility Motherboards Last response: December 4, 2012 3:20 PM in Motherboards Share Joejones123 December 4, 2012 3:14:02 PM Hey i bought the i5s ivy bridge and didnt know that i was not compatible with the bios.so i sent it now and im getting a new processor so i was wondering if the i5 2500k is actualy compatible with this board and the bios? More about : z68 extreme gen sandy 2500 djangoringo a c 81 V Motherboard December 4, 2012 3:20:27 PM Yes, no need for bios update for that cpu since it's a sandybridge one, only the ivybridge cpus will need update. And of course that mobo is compatible since it was made for sandybridge cpus. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI5-2500k on ASRock Z68 EXTREME4 GEN3 with 16B of DDR3 Forum SolvedHELP. instant flashed z68 extreme4 gen3 bios, now instand bsod as windows loads Forum Solved3 way SLI - asrock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3 Forum Solvedextreme4 gen3 z68 Forum First Build Cooling for ASRock Z68 Extreme7 Gen3 with Core i5 2500K Forum First Build! Cooling for ASRock Z68 Extreme7 Gen3 with i5 2500K? Forum SolvedOverlocking My 2500k i5 z68 exteme4 gen 3 Forum SolvedI5 2500k + Asrock Z68 Pro 3 Gen 3 + GSkill RipjawsX 2 x 4GB DDR3-1600 Forum ASrock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 recognising 4tb drive as 3tb Forum Solved$1500 Complete Build - ASRock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3 - GTX570 - i7 2700K Forum SolvedLooking for smallest case for ASRock Z68 EXTREME4 GEN3 Forum SolvedASUS P8Z68-V PRO vs ASRock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3 Forum SolvedMoving Raid 0 from Asrock X58 extreme to Asrock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3 Forum SolvedAsrock z68 extreme 4 gen3 boot-up question Forum SolvedAsus P8Z68 V-Pro vs AsRock Z68 Extreme 4 gen3 vs MSI Z68a-GD80-B3 Forum SolvedA3 Error code on ASrock Z68 extreme4 gen3 Forum SolvedNew ASRock Gen3 Boards (Z68 Extreme Gen3 versus Reg Extreme4 Z68) Forum Asrock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3 not detecting 2nd HDD but detects SSD and Blu Ray. Forum Z68 Gen4 Extreme3 Can't Enter BIOS, Help! Forum Help With Z68 Extreme 4 Gen 3 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !