ASUS Striker II Formula motherboard

Friday, July 11, 2008 Leave a Comment

The ASUS Striker II formula motherboard is the ultimate gamers and overclockers board offering great performance and reliabillity. It supports the latest Intel's Core™2 processors. It also can support Intel's next generation 45nm Multi-Core CPU. With the embedded 2-Phase DDR2, this motherboard allows users to reach higher memory frequencies and enjoy better performance.
It has a new technology called CPU level Up, which lets overclockers to reach higher speeds with a just a click as seen in this youtube video:


The board has a Voltiminder LED display which shows the voltage status for CPU, NB, SB, and Memory in a intuitive color-coded fashion. The voltiminder LED allows quick voltage monitoring for overclockers.
There is an LCD Poster which displays critical POST information during system boot process.
It also has an onboard switch that allows gamer to effortlessly fine-tune the performance without having to short the pins or moving jumpers.

Main Specifications:
Supported CPU: Intel Socket 775 Core™2 Quad/Core™2 Extreme/Core™2 Duo/Pentium® Extreme/Pentium® D/Pentium® 4 Processors
Chipset: NVIDIA nForce 780i SLI
FSB: 1333/1066/800MHz
Memory: 4 x DIMM, Max. 8 GB, DDR2 1066/800/667 Non-ECC,Un-buffered Memory Dual Channel memory architecture
Slots: 2 x PCIe 2.0 X16 (supports NVIDIA® SLI™ technology, at full x16, x16), 1x PCIe X16, 2x PCIe X1, 2x PCI 2.2
Ports: 1x PS/2 (KB), 12x USB2.0 (Rear 6), 1x 1394a, 2x RJ45, S/PDIF Out, Audio Ports, 1x Cir CMOS Switch
Warranty: 3 Years
Price: $312 (Thai price: 10500 Baht)
Product Link: Asus