Other Features

The Fatal1ty Z170 Gaming K6+ comes with clear CMOS (on the rear panel), reset, and power buttons, shown in Figure 6.

ASRock Fatal1ty Z170 Gaming K6+Figure 6: power and reset buttons

This motherboard comes with a POST diagnostics display, so you can see, through a two-digit code, which component is preventing your computer from turning on. There are also two BIOS chips, selected by a jumper.

ASRock Fatal1ty Z170 Gaming K6+Figure 7: POST diagnostics displays and the two BIOS chips

One of the highlights of this motherboard is a panel to be installed at a free 5.25” bay, with two USB 3.1 ports, one Type A and one Type C. This panel must be connected to a SATA Exoress at the motherboard. Figure 8 shows the panel and its cables.

ASRock Fatal1ty Z170 Gaming K6+Figure 8: panel with two USB 3.1 ports

In Figure 8, you can see the other accessories that come with the ASRock Fatal1ty Z170 Gaming K6+.

ASRock Fatal1ty Z170 Gaming K6+Figure 9: accessories

Rafael Otto Coelho is a physicist with a master's degree in Education, and is a college professor in Brazil.