Solved Your thoughts on this ASROCK Board. Tags: ASRock Motherboards Product Last response: December 30, 2012 6:12 PM in Motherboards Share ILoveTomsHardware December 29, 2012 2:56:29 PM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Going to build my son a gaming computer.Is this a good board and what would be a good CPU to pair with it? i5 or i7?What aftermarket cooler in the $50.00 range would fit and help cool? Thanks for helping Please provide links if possible!!!!!!!! More about : thoughts asrock board o1die a c 435 V Motherboard December 29, 2012 3:15:48 PM The asrock extreme 4 is a good value, recommended by many on this website. If you get a regular non K i5 or i7, you can save about $60 going with a B75 or H77 chipset motherboard. Here's one cooler: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... (probably the most popular Intel gamer's cpu) Microcenter will discount the motherboard by $40 with the 3570k/extreme 4 combo purchase, but it's in stores only. m 0 l ILoveTomsHardware December 29, 2012 3:58:27 PM o1die are there any other boards in that price range that are better,and i like the 3570k because that fits mt $$$ range. Also what low profile ram would be a good match? Sorry for all the questions. m 0 l Related resources Asrock Extreme6/ac Motherboard thoughts? - Forum G.Skill 2133Mhz Ram compatibility with ASRock A88X board - Forum Which ram to go with Asrock Extreme4 board? - Forum ASRock 960GC-GS FX is this a good am3+ board? - Forum On board audio versus stand alone - thoughts? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution o1die a c 435 V Motherboard December 29, 2012 5:49:32 PM More board choices: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... (basic board for one video card) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... (some folks will only use asus) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... (sli capable, comes with adapter) Ram: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... (slightly slower timings, good for overclocking) Lots of good ram out there. I've been in samsung's fab one facility in austin; very high tech. You can also go with kingston, corsair, gskill, patriot, or crucial. 1.5 volt or 1.35 is recommended by Intel. Share ILoveTomsHardware December 30, 2012 6:12:02 PM Best answer selected by ILoveTomsHardware. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedis asrock z87M pro4 a good board? Forum SolvedGraphic card for ASROCK G41c-s mother board Forum SolvedAsRock Z87 Extreme4 Issues / Fried board perhaps? Forum SolvedTurn off USB when computer shutdown on an AsRock HM55-HT Board Forum SolvedDead Asrock Board!? Dr Debug d7 Forum SolvedI have an ASRock Extreme4 Z87 board with a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 GPU how would I be able to use the HDMI input port on my mot Forum SolvedSound issues with asrock board Forum SolvedHelp installing Video card onto ASrock Z87E-ITX board Forum SolvedSafe to overlock memory on asrock 970 extreme3? Does this board handles 1600 hrz? Forum How to get VGA to HDMI In of ASRock board? Forum FX-6300 Not Booting on Asrock Board Forum ASRock Extreme4 Z77 Thoughts and Opinions Forum SolvedNeed a Gigabyte board similar to ASrock z77 ex 4 Forum SolvedASRock Z77 Extreme6 Random Shutdown/lights on board not working Forum USB on asrock board not working Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !