ASUS has revealed at the recent CES, the system board Rampage III Extreme, targeted at the most inveterate computer enthusiasts. A person, delighting demanding computer games and experiments to increase productivity, find new to all of the necessary funds.
The basis for the Boards served chipset Intel X58 + ICH10R. The board is located socket for Intel LGA 1366, for example, Core i7, including a six-core model Gulftown (by the way, they and other system board ASUS chipset X58).
Availability 32 lines PCI-Express 2.0 allows the use of slots PCI-Express x16 configurations of x16 + x16, x16 + x8 + x8, or x8 + x8 + x8 + x8.
Power supply is made on the eight-circuit, the PWM frequency in the range 250-1000 kHz. The list of merit pay should be credited to the presence of ports USB 3.0 and SATA 6 Gbit / sec.
According to some estimates, the price of the motherboard will be $ 400. However, it is cheap against the price six-core processor Intel Core i7 980X.
Its official premiere is scheduled to coincide with the release Gulftown, scheduled for March.
Source: techPowerUp.com, PCWorld.fr, Expreview.com