ASUS prepares Rampage IV Extreme Black motherboard
Fans of the LGA2011 platform will soon have a new reason to rejoice – ASUS has prepared a new LGA2011 motherboard that belongs to the Republic of Gamers family and carries the Rampage IV Extreme Black trade name.
Just like the trade name suggests the Rampage IV Extreme Black comes in black and gray and offers a ton of overclocking options. The motherboard comes with massive heat sinks on the X79 chipset and offers an enhanced power circuit for the processor known as Extreme Engine Digi + II. Other specs include eight memory slots for up to 64 GB of DDR3 memory, four SATA 3.0 ports, four SATA 2.0 ports, five PCI-Express x16 slots with support for 4-way SLI or CrossFireX and eSATA 3.0.
As any motherboard out there the Rampage IV Extreme Black offers a number of peripheral devices. It sports an integrated Gigabit Ethernet adapter, eight USB 3.0 ports, Bluetooth 2.1, 7.1-channel audio, the VGA Hotwire and Subzero Sense technologies and a bunch of other functions such as Clear CMOS.
ASUS however did not mention pricing or the date of retail availability.