ASRock categorizes their high-end motherboards into three series; Extreme, Overclocking, and Gaming. The three different series of motherboards are easily distinguished by their color schemes. The Gaming motherboards have red highlights on the PCIe and RAM slots while the Overclocking motherboard’s highlights are yellow. The Extreme series motherboards are all black. The ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Killer motherboard, with its red highlights, definitely fits into the gaming category. Of course, ASRock isn’t the only manufacturer to release a line of 990FX motherboards. There is a lot of competition out there. Manufacturers can’t just rely on the chipset features to sell motherboards. Each company adds their specific features, thermal management systems, tweaks, and perks. Let’s get down to business and explore the ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Killer motherboard to find out what sets it apart.