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    Default ASRock Fatal1ty B85 Killer Board Review

    Far too often we pay attention to the biggest and best boards on the market and overlook the ones that actually make up a large portion of the sales. Entry to mid range components are used by the majority system builders to do a specific function and to keep costs down. Today we will be looking at a board from ASRock that falls right into the Mid-Range market but does so without skimping on features. The Fatal1ty B85 Killer is directed right at system builders that are also hardcore gamers. The Fatal1ty series of products are made to address the desires of all gamers: quality audio, network lag and FPS. The B85 Killer is one of four new boards from ASRock to carry the Fatal1ty name.

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty B85 Killer Board Review

    Great review Sandy of a nice budget gaming board thankd for posting

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty B85 Killer Board Review

    Great review and a really nice board for the money

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty B85 Killer Board Review

    Goog review Sandy. I liket that board.

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    Thanks Fellas! I am still using this board in the build I did for the review. Its rock solid and if you didnt look to hard you would never know it wasnt a Z87 board. Have the 7950s in there running 24/7 mining ALT coins. Flawless.
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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty B85 Killer Board Review

    Great job sir!! Def. a good price for the features you get with this board.

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty B85 Killer Board Review

    Great review Sandy Bruce Asrock Fatal1ty B85 Killer Board is definitely a top choice board for gaming with limited budget

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty B85 Killer Board Review

    Quote Originally Posted by jackjack View Post
    Great review Sandy Bruce Asrock Fatal1ty B85 Killer Board is definitely a top choice board for gaming with limited budget
    Thanks bro! Hard board to beat in this price range.


    Quote Originally Posted by Solara2xb View Post
    Great job sir!! Def. a good price for the features you get with this board.
    Thanks Kenny! I learned for the best! That would be you. Thanks for your help with my first board review. Ill be sending them all to you from now on. haha too much work.
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    good review Sandy
    You don't know me and that's the way i like it!

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty B85 Killer Board Review

    Great motherboard for the money, and the review was a good read Sandy.

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    Default Re: ASRock Fatal1ty B85 Killer Board Review

    Quote Originally Posted by TeeBlack View Post
    good review Sandy
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    Great motherboard for the money, and the review was a good read Sandy.

    Thank you kind sirs!!!
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