ASRock B460 Steel Legend Motherboard Review

Today we test on with the ASRock B460 Steel Legend a brand new motherboard for current Intel LGA1200 processors. The ASRock B460 Steel Legend offers a solid basic equipment including 2.5 Gigabit LAN and some features like the addressable RGB lighting at the chipset cooler and even under the motherboard. However, the inexpensive Intel B460 chipset also has disadvantages in overclocking. In the following review we will nevertheless try to get the highest performance out of an Intel Core i5-10500 CPU with the Intel B460 and show many details from the features to the voltage regulators.

In this fancy box the ASRock B460 Steel Legend is delivered.

The back of the box shows several features such as 2.5 Gb/s LAN, Dual Ultra M.2, Nahimic 3D Audio, M.2 cooler and Polychrome RGB connectors.

Let us now turn to the content. The box contains a manual, a DVD, two SATA data cables (angled and straight), three screws for the M.2 sockets, two M.2 spacers and an ATX I/O panel. Additional USB slot bezels or an ASRock USB 3.0 front panel are optionally available.

There is also an envelope with velcro straps and some nice ASRock Steel Legend stickers.

As with many high-quality ASRock motherboards, the B460 Steel Legend was also framed in foam for safe transport.

And this is how the new ASRock B460 Steel Legend motherboard looks like.

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