If you think that your computers maximum storage capacity of up to 10 or 20 terabytes then you’re wrong. Asrock’s latest X99 series motherboard Extreme 11 comes with 16 SATA ports. Thus, you can connect 12+ Western Digital He10 10 TB hard disk drives to the ports to make your PC store around 130 TB of data.
The performance of your system won’t be affected as the data transfer rates between serial-ATA ports and the drives would be around 6.1 GB/sec. This is not the only highlighting feature of the motherboard.
Asrock X99 supports 128 GB RAM of quad-channel DDR4 architecture. It can be mounted with 2 of the most powerful Intel Haswell processors i.e. the Core i7 and Xeon 18-core.
The motherboard features 7.1 channel high-definition audio system with the Realtek codec for decoding and encoding music files. It has 16 high-speed USB ports.
Asrock X99 Extreme 11 allows network connectivity with its dual Intel gigabit LAN module. This beast uses 12 phase power design and it packs with 2 aluminum heat-sinks. It comes with sapphire printed circuit board and 5 PCI expansion slots.
This motherboard has been designed to work with Microsoft Windows 8.1 operating system. Asrock X99 features several integrated circuits to protect itself from sudden power surges. It comes with a smart fan system that gets activated automatically when the temperature of the board increases to a certain level.
This motherboard is yet to be launched and its price has not been revealed yet. Head over to Asrock’s website for more information on Extreme 11.