ASUS ROG Rampage II Extreme motherboard

Wednesday, October 22, 2008 Leave a Comment

ASUS has recently unveiled the most advanced and highest performing enthusiast motherboard till date, the ROG Rampage II Extreme is "the Best-of-breed Republic of Gamers (ROG) Motherboard supporting 3-Way SLI and CrossFireX setups on latest Intel platform to deliver unprecedented gaming and benchmarking Performance", according to Asus.

The Rampage II Extreme supports the latest Core i7 processors, comes with the latest X58 Intel chipset and also supports triple channel memory. It has six DIMM slots that can accept up to a total of 12GB of 1.8 GigaHertz of DDR3 memory. The board supports both Nvidia 3-Way SLI and ATI CrossFireX. It comes bundled with SupremeFX X-Fi Audio card.

Supported CPU: Intel Socket LGA1366 processor
Chipset: Intel X58
Memory: 6 x DIMM, max. 12 GB, DDR3 1800 (OC) / 1600 (OC) / 1333 / 1066 / MHz, non-ECC, unbuffered memory
Ports: 12x USB2.0, 2x 1394a
  • 3 x PCIe2.0 x16 slot, supports x16, x8, x8, or dual x16 speeds
  • 2 x PCIe2.0 x1
  • 1 x PCI 2.2
  • 7 x SATA 3.0 Gb/s ports
  • 1 x eSATA 3.0 Gb/s port
  • 1 x UltraDMA 133 for up to 2 PATA devices
Source: Asus