Asus will present a new member of your family Republic of Gamers motherboard, the Asus ROG Maximus Formula VIII, a motherboard aimed at Skylake Intel core processors with LGA1151 socket and has the top-end chipset family The Z170, besides other improvements in the cooling section, the integrated audio and aesthetic.
Everyone in this web know the brand Asus ROG usually include both components daring such as motherboards, graphics cards and sound cards, such as certain peripherals such as monitors, helmets, designs etc. ROG Asus division is responsible for designing specifically targeted the electronics market players, but many manufacturers do not like putting four LEDs and holy Easter. No, the division of Asus really try to offer the best of the best in a most attractive package possible for its users.
The new release for this family is the Asus ROG Maximus Formula VIII, comes to facing the owners of Intel processors with core Skylake market. In fact, Maximus VIII series already has several components since it was introduced a few months ago, with members like Gene, the Hero, Ranger, the Extreme Impact and to which is now added the Formula as a new member.
As usually happens, the Formula inherits the superior dust shield and anti heat that incorporate these motherboards for quite several series back (from the Maximus Formula VI to be precise, but had already been using the plates from the Sabertooth series before) but adds a rear metal plate which prevents the base plate can deform by flexion when the components are installed in it or the weight thereof.
As oriented players and overclockers board, the new Asus Maximus Formula VIII has a VRM encentra important dimensions under water block designed in collaboration with EK Water Bloks a Supreme Audio SupremeFX chip provided by 2015, USB 3.0 / 3.1 Type C three PCIe x16 slots and is compatible with Nvidia SLI and Crossfire Radeon Technologies, eight SATA 3, two SATA Express a NVMe SSDs connector and support for up to 64GB of RAM DDR4 with operating speeds above 3000 MHz.
Since this model will replace the current Maximus Formula VII, it is expected to ronde price of $ 380.