ASRock Reveals 8 Series Motherboards
Invites dealers and media to learn more about their new product offerings
ASRock recently celebrated the grand launch of its 8 Series motherboards at Parkroyal Hotel, Kuala Lumpur. During the event, the electronics company invited members of the media as well as local dealers to experience ASRock’s latest offerings.
Attending the launch was Jerry Yang, Account Manager, ASRock; who gave a briefing on the company as well as their goals and future plans in tackling the Malaysian IT market. He explained that ASRock is a Taiwan based electronics manufacturer that is gaining ground in many parts of the world, including Korea and Japan.
Following Yang’s speech, the floor was taken over by Cheow Siew May, Area Sales Manager, Intel. She explained the benefits of using Intel’s latest 4th generation Core processors in computers and added that Intel is looking forward to working closely with ASRock in the near future.
Among the motherboards launched as part of its new 8 Series included the Fatality Z87 Professional, Z87 Extreme9/ac and the Z87 OC Formula. These new motherboards follow ASRock’s robust A-style design which supports Intel’s 4th generation Core processors. In addition, the boards also have a waterproof conformal coating and boast 802.11ac Wi-Fi, to name a few features. However, more products were introduced as well, that cater to casual users, enthusiasts and even the gamer markets.
Following that, various VIPs from ASRock, Intel and local distributors signed on an ASRock banner to mark the auspicious occasion.
To introduce ASRock’s impressive line of products, Han Kuo, Product Manager, ASRock gave guests a detailed explanation of each of their newly released products. Among the products that Kuo highlighted included the Z87 OC Formula with it’s unique feature that can remotely power-on your system. He also added that this new motherboard is also water resistant, making it ideal for overclockers that need to cool their systems.
Besides that, he also showcased the GX gaming keyboard and mice products; such as the Imperator keyboards, which boast numerous macro keys that make them ideal for MMORPGs, as well as the GILA mouse, which boasts a highly sensitive DPI and adjustable weights. Han Kuo also highlighted the new M8 Gaming desktop, which provides gamers with a powerful, yet compact machine to play the latest games.
Following the in-depth guide to each product, guests were then invited to have dinner. After a sumptuous meal, the event ended with an exciting lucky draw session.
This event report can also be found on hardwarezone.com.my at http://bit.ly/15oEXui
(Left to right) Jenny Chia, Representative, Genius; Andrew, Representative Antec; Han Kuo, Product Manager, ASRock; S.K., WPG; Michael Lim, Director, AMT PC; John Tan, Director, AMT PC; Cheow Siew May, Area Sales Manager, Intel and Jerry Yang, Account Manager, ASRock
Han Kuo, Product Manager, ASRock talks about the new M8 Gaming desktop