|Price incl. VAT||£154.90|
|Price excl. VAT||£129.08|
An unusual motherboard with hi-end features for a mid-range price. It is part of the famous ASUS TUF series. The board is designed to provide maximum stability, all-round compatibility, and extreme durability. An ideal choice for high-performance workstations and gaming systems.
The board uses CeraM!X ceramics-coating technology, resulting in a 50% larger area for heat dissipation. Innovative ceramics effectively conducts heat away from the system. It replaces traditional anti-oxidant to dissipate heat better with its microscopic irregular surface and enlarged area. Better cooling leads to overall improvement in system stability.
The key features of the ASUS Sabertooth 990FX also include TUF Thermal Radar real-time temperature detection and heat removal, New DIGI+ Power Control digital power control solution, military-standard TUF components, E.S.P. Efficient Switching Power Design providing optimal power efficiency for key components, USB BIOS Flashback, and several others.
This is a 2.0 revision, with ensures full compatibility with the new Microsoft Windows 8 operating system.
Series: AMD FX/Phenom II/Athlon II/Sempron (100 Series)
Max. TDP CPU: 140 W
Octa-core CPU support
Slot: 4x DIMM
Clock speed: 1066/1333/1600/1866 MHz
Max. capacity: 32 GB
3x PCI Express 2.0 x16 (configuration: 2 x16 or x16/x8/x8)
1x PCI Express 2.0 x16 (x4)
1x PCI Express 2.0 x1
Requires dedicated graphics card
AMD Quad-GPU CrossfireX support
NVIDIA Quad-GPU SLI support
Realtek ALC 892
ASUS Noise Filter
8x SATA III (6 Gbit/s RAID 0/1/5/10)
1x USB 3.0 (2 additional USB 3.0 ports)
2 x USB 2.0 (4 additional USB 2.0 ports)
1x S/PDIF output
1x PS/2 (keyboard/mouse combo port)
8x USB 2.0
4x USB 3.0
2x eSATA III
6x audio jack
1x optical S/PDIF output
1x 24-pin ATX connector
1 x 8-pin ATX 12V connector
30.5 x 24.4 cm
DVD drivers, utilities
Anti-virus software (OEM version)
4x SATA cable
Q connectors 2v1
Rear I/O shield
CeraM!X is an innovative heatsink coating technology designed to maintain a cooler motherboard.
E.S.P. (Efficient Switching Power Design) technology provides optimal power efficiency for every key component.
ASUS is a symbol of the growth of Taiwan's economy. The firm's beginnings date back to April 2, 1989, when as a small manufacturer of motherboards began his work with a few employees. Today, Asus employs more than 12,500 employees worldwide.
ASUS products can be found in almost every category of the information technology marketplace. ASUS is focused on desktops, laptops, phones, optical drives and components. In the manufacture of motherboards, the company is now the dominant player with a staggering 40% market share.
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