Asus revealed its new ROG line of motherboard, The Rampage III Formula at the start of this month and now it has been officially released and is available in market. The Rampage III Formula is quite similar to the Rampage III Extreme but is available at a lower price while maintaining all the essential feature’s of the ROG line of Motherboards. You can check out the news in the link below:
The Motherboard is based on the LGA 1366 socket and supports i7 processors along with the six core processors. The CPU is powered by a 6 phase VRM while the six memory slots for triple-channel DDR3 memory are powered by a 4 phase VRM. The board can support DDR3 memory with speeds of up to 2000Mhz.
Being a ROG series motherboard, The overclocking capability of the motherboard is great allowing you to overclock a processor to its full potential and that too running it stable. The ROG Connect feature is also included which allows you to remotely tweak the system parameters from another PC or notebook by connecting it with a USB wire.
The boards expansion slots include three PCI-Express 2.0 x16 (electrical x16, NC, x16; or x16, x8, x8, depending on how they’re populated), two PCI-E x1, and one PCI. The board can support 3- way Nvidia SLI and ATI Crossfire X. The ICH10R southbridge provides six SATA 3 Gb/s ports while an additional controller provides two SATA 6 Gb/s ports. The connectivity ports include ASUS SupremeFX X-Fi audio, dual gigabit Ethernet (including one Intel NIC that provides teaming support), two USB 3.0 ports, Bluetooth, and a few USB 2.0 ports.
The board is also uses Digital VRM’s and Solid State Capacitors which ensure stability and huge heatsinks at the South and North Bridge providing a good thermal environment.