AsRock’s FATAL1TY Z270 K6 has been spotted

AsRock’s upcoming FATAL1TY Z270 K6 motherboard pictures have been leaked, showcasing how the motherboard my look like and the features expect from Intel’s Kaby Lake ready 200-series motherboards.


asrock-fatal1ty-z270-k6-6As we can see, ASRock is using a red and black color scheme, with red colored heatsinks. The heatsinks are connected with a heat pipe for enhanced cooling. The motherboard has an 8-pin CPU power connection and a 24-pin motherboard connections, with 8 SATA connections and two M.2 slots.


ASRock added a built-in Creative Sound Blaster Cinema 3 audio system on the motherboard and all three PCIe 3.0 16x slots feature metal reinforcement. The board also has two USB 3.0 headers.


asrock-fatal1ty-z270-k6-4asrock-fatal1ty-z270-k6-5On the rear I/O, the FATAL1TY Z270 K6 will feature dual Gigabit Ethernet ports and two USB 3.1 Gen 2 ports (1x Type-A 1x Type-C), alongside 4 USB 3.0 ports, an HDMI 2.0 port, a DVI-D port and a VGA port.

asrock-fatal1ty-z270-k6-3As of now Intel has did not officially announced when they will be releasing their Kaby Lake CPUs and 200-series motherboards, though we already saw specifications and pricing for these CPUs have leaked.

Intel 7th Generation ‘Kaby Lake’ Desktop Lineup

SKU NameCores/ThreadsCore ClockBoost ClockL3 CacheTDPSocketPrice
Core i7-7700K4/84.2 GHz4.5 GHz8 MB91WLGA1151$349 US
Core i7-77004/83.6 GHz4.2 GHz8 MB65WLGA1151$309 US
Core i7-7700T4/82.9 GHzTBD8 MB35WLGA1151TBC
Core i5-7600K4/43.8 GHz4.2 GHz6 MB91WLGA1151$239 US
Core i5-76004/43.5 GHz4.1 GHz6 MB65WLGA1151$219 US
Core i5-7600T4/42.8 GHzTBD6 MB35WLGA1151TBC
Core i5-75004/43.4 GHz3.8 GHz6 MB65WLGA1151$189 (Pre-Order)
Core i5-7500T4/42.7 GHzTBD6 MB35WLGA1151TBC
Core i5-74004/43.0 GHz3.5 GHz6 MB65WLGA1151$189 US
Core i5-7400T4/42.4 GHzTBD6 MB35WLGA1151TBC
Core i3-7350K2/44.0 GHz4.2 GHz4 MB61W?LGA 1151$177 (Pre-Order)
Core i3-73202/43.9 GHz4.1 GHz4 MBTBDLGA 1151$166 (Pre-Order)
Core i3-73002/44.0 GHzTBD4 MB51WLGA1151$153 (Pre-Order)
Core i3-7310T2/43.4 GHzTBD3 MBTBDLGA1151TBC
Core i3-71002/23.9 GHzTBD3 MB35WLGA 1151$122 (Pre-Order)
Pentium G46202/43.7 GHzN/A3 MB51WLGA1151$98 (Pre-Order)
Pentium G46002/43.6 GHzN/A3 MB51WLGA 1151$87 (Pre-Order)
Pentium G45602/23.5 GHzN/A2 MB35WLGA 1151$68 (Pre-Order)
Pentium G39502/23.0 GHzN/A2 MB35WLGA1151$56 (Pre-Order)
Pentium G39302/22.9 GHzN/A2 MB35WLGA1151$45 (Pre-Order)