The ASRock K8Upgrade-NF3 is a low-end motherboard based on the Nvidia nForce3 250 chipset. It features support for AMD Athlon 64 and Sempron processors while its ASRock Future CPU Port allows for upgrading to Socket 939 / Socket AM2. It also supports up to 2GB of DDR RAM and boasts 2 SATA connectors while its Hybrid Booster technology allows for easier and safer CPU overclocking.
The K8Upgrade-NF3's Socket 754 allows it to handle AMD Athlon 64 and Sempron processors right out of the box while its ASRock Future CPU Port, in conjunction with a sold-separately upgrade interface, allows the K8Upgrade-NF3 to handle Socket 939 (Athlon 64, Athlon 64 FX, Athlon 64 X2, Sempron and Opteron) and Socket AM2 (Phenom) processors. Its 2 DIMM slots allow for up to up to 2GB of DDR RAM with data transfer rates of 400, 333 and 266 MHz while its 2 SATA connectors allow the K8Upgrade-NF3 to handle SATA devices with data transfer rates of 1.5Gb/s. Additionally, the K8Upgrade-NF3's Hybrid Booster technology allows for simple CPU multiplier editing while inbuilt safety features prevent any damage from occurring due to overclocking.
- Nvidia nForce3 250 chipset
- Socket 754 supports AMD Athlon 64 and Sempron processors
- ASRock Future CPU Port for upgrading to Socket 939 and Socket AM2
- Supports up to 2GB of DDR RAM @ 400, 333 and 266 MHz
- 2x SATA connectors
- 4x PCI slots
- Hybrid Booster technology for safer, easier overclocking