++++ You can buy the ASRock Z270 Taichi/A/ASRK Mainboard for a price of approx. 240 Euro (04/2017). It is in the middle price segment of the Intel LGA 1151 motherboards.
The ASRock Z270 Taichi LGA 1151 DDR4 motherboard especially offers an enormous basic equipment, the so far highest BCLK OC results on OCinside, variously settings and offers quite passing yet nice lighting effects.
As standard features, the Z270 Taichi mainboard has a total of five PCI Express slots, ten SATA3 ports, three fast Ultra M.2 32Gb/s slots, up to nine possible USB 3.0 ports, up to six possible USB 2.0 ports, two Gigabit LAN ports supporting LAN teaming, 802.11ac WiFi, Bluetooth v4.0, 7.1 Purity 4 sound with content protection, analog sound output over five jacks, digital sound output via optical S/PDIF, TPM connector, four DDR4 slots, graphical interface for optimal control of the fans in the UEFI setup, fan type detection, AURA RGB LED lighting and much more.
With this great high end equipment and strong performance, the ASRock Z270 Taichi motherboard receives our OCinside.de overclocking dream award 04/2017.
With a little luck you can win a VRMark steam key and a 3DMark steam key, we have used to test the Z270 Taichi!
Special thanks to ASRock for their support.
* All LGA 1151 motherboard reviews since 01.01.2017 are based on an Intel Core i5-7600K CPU, MSI Radeon R9 280 Twin Frozr Gaming 3GB PCI Express 3.0 video card, 4x 4GB Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4-2400 / PC4-19200U memory modules, Cooler Master Silent Pro M 600W power supply unit and the following software configuration: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate, SiSoftware Sandra 2013, Futuremark 3DMark and 3DMark06 (OC software is available in the Links & Downloads section). All benchmark results only offer a comparison among themselves for a rough motherboard performance comparison.