ASRock announces its H670 Steel Legend motherboard, a model with an interesting price positioning. Indeed, at $210, this board features PCIe 5.0 and DDR4 memory slot.
H670 Steel Legend: a PCIe 5.0 card at $210 for ASRock!
With this new reference, ASRock offers us a card in ATX format with four DDR4 memory slots. These can accommodate up to 128 GB of memory clocked at up to 5000 MHz. With this, PCIe 5.0 is also part of the game via a first slot in 16x. The rest will be 4.0 standard and 3.0 for PCIe x1.
Regarding storage, this card has four SATA III connectors. This set is also completed by three M.2, two of which are in PCIe 4.0 x4 and one in SATA standard. In addition, we will also notice an M.2 in key E to install a WiFi module!
We quickly finish with the power supply for the CPU. This one is equipped with a total of 9 phases with Dr.Mos and Nichicon 12K black capacitors. The PCB on its side is made of six layers with copper tracks of 2 ounces of copper. Finally, we have a dual EPS12V connector in 8 + 4 pins.
As for the price, ASRock seems to have decided to place its card at a price of $210 with a launch date of January 28th. Note also that RAID 0, 1, 5 and 10 modes are included for SATA. For M.2 NVMe, the card supports RAID 0, 1 and 5.