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Asus Maximus III Extreme review

Can this Republic of Gamers mobo justify its astonishingly high price tag?

By  from PCFormat Issue 239
Product Type
Desktop Motherboard
Chipset Manufacturer
Intel
Chipset Model
P55 Express
Multi GPU Supported
CrossFireX, SLI
Onboard Video
No
Number of PCI Express x16 Slots
5
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Processor Socket
Socket H LGA-1156
Brand Name
Asus
Form Factor
ATX
Processor Supported
Core i7, Core i5, Core i3, Pentium
Total Processor Supported
1
Maximum Memory
16 GB
Green Compliant
Yes
64-bit Processing
Yes
Number of Memory Slots
4
Number of PCI Slots
1
Audio Channels
9.1
Bluetooth
Yes
Gigabit Ethernet
Yes
Number of SATA Interfaces
10
RAID Supported
Yes
Number of Total Expansion Slots
6
eSATA
Yes
Network (RJ-45)
Yes
Total Number of USB Ports
9
Number of USB 3.0 Ports
2
PS/2 Port
Yes
Number of PS/2 Ports
1
Total Number of Onboard USB Ports
2
Total Number of Onboard FireWire/i.LINK Ports
1
Total Number of PCI Express Slots
5
Processor Technology
Enhanced SpeedStep Technology
Width
304.8 mm
Depth
243.8 mm
Manufacturer
ASUS Computer International
Product Name
Maximus III Extreme The Republic of Gamers Desktop Motherboard
Product Line
Maximus III Extreme
Controller Type
Serial ATA/600
Manufacturer Part Number
MAXIMUS III EXTREME
Manufacturer Website Address
http://uk.asus.com
Marketing Information

The Republic of Gamers Maximus III Extreme Desktop Board consists only the best of the best. We offer the best hardware engineering, the fastest performance, the most innovating ideas, and we welcome the best gamers to join in. In the Republic of Gamers, mercy rules are only for the weak, and bragging rights means everything. We believe in making statements and we excel in competitions. If your character matches our trait, then join the elite club, make your presence felt, in the Republic of Gamers.

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