Model CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z

    ASUS Crosshair V Formula-Z Republic of Gamers - motherboard - ATX - Socket AM3+ - AMD 990FX

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    Specs

    General

    • Chipset Type
      AMD 990FX / AMD SB950
    • Compatible Processors
      Sempron, Phenom II X3, Athlon II X2, Phenom II X2, Athlon II X4, Athlon II X3, Athlon X2, Sempron X2, Phenom II X4, Phenom II X6, FX (supports CPUs with up to 8 cores, Maximum TDP 140 Watt)
    • Data Bus Transfer Rate
      5.2 GT/s
    • Processor Socket
      Socket AM3+
    • Max Bus Speed
      2600 MHz
    • Max Processors Qty
      1
    • Manufacturer
      Asus

    Expansion / Connectivity

    • Expansion Slots
      1 x CPU
      4 x DIMM 240-pin
      3 x PCIe 2.0 x16 (CrossFireX: dual x16 mode; triple: x16, x8, x8 mode; SLI: dual x16 mode; triple: x16, x8, x8 mode)
      1 x PCIe 2.0 x16 (x4 mode)
      2 x PCIe 2.0 x1
    • Storage Interfaces
      AMD SB950: SATA-600 -connectors: 6 x 7pin Serial ATA - 6 devices - RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5
      ASMedia ASM1061: SATA-600 -connectors: 2 x 7pin SATA, 2 x 7pin eSATA - 4 devices
    • Internal Interfaces
      2 x USB 3.0 - header
      4 x USB 2.0 - header
      1 x SPDIF out - header
      1 x audio - header
    • Power Connectors
      4-pin ATX12V connector, 24-pin main power connector, 8-pin ATX12V connector

    Processor

    • Max Supported Qty
      1
    • Installed Qty
      0

    Miscellaneous

    • Compliant Standards
      Plug and Play, ACPI 2.0a
    • Microsoft Certifications
      Compatible with Windows 7
    • Product Type
      motherboard
    • Compatible with Windows 7
      "Compatible with Windows 7" software and devices carry Microsoft’s assurance that these products have passed tests for compatibility and reliability with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7.

    Audio

    • Audio Codec
      SupremeFX III
    • Compliant Standards
      DTS Connect, High Definition Audio, DTS UltraPC II

    Processor / Memory / Storage

    • Max Supported Qty
      1

    Networking

    • Data Link Protocol
      Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet
    • Network
      Gigabit Ethernet

    Interface Provided

    • Qty
      1, 4, 8
    • Type
      LAN (Gigabit Ethernet), PS/2 keyboard / mouse, TOSLINK, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, audio line-in, audio line-out, audio line-out (center/subwoofer), audio line-out (rear), audio line-out (side surround), microphone
    • Connector Type
      mini-jack

    Video

    • Video Output
      none

    RAM

    • Max Supported Size
      32 GB
    • Features
      dual channel memory architecture

    Audio Output

    • Compliant Standards
      DTS Connect, DTS UltraPC II, High Definition Audio
    • Type
      sound card
    • Audio Codec
      SupremeFX III
    • Audio
      High Definition Audio (8-channel)

    LAN

    • Network Interfaces
      Gigabit Ethernet

    Supported RAM

    • Bus Clock
      2400 MHz, 2000 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1600 MHz, 1333 MHz, 1066 MHz, 2133 MHz
    • Registered or Buffered
      Unbuffered
    • Features
      Dual channel memory architecture
    • Technology
      DDR3
    • Max Size
      32 GB
    • Supported RAM Integrity Check
      Non-ECC, ECC

    Header

    • Brand
      ASUS
    • Product Line
      ASUS
    • Model
      Crosshair V Formula-Z Republic of Gamers
    • Packaged Quantity
      1
    • Compatibility
      PC

    Mainboard

    • Form Factor
      ATX
    • Processor Socket
      Socket AM3+
    • Compatible Processors
      Athlon II X2, Athlon II X3, Athlon II X4, Athlon X2, FX, Phenom II X2, Phenom II X3, Phenom II X4, Phenom II X6, Sempron, Sempron X2
    • Compatible Processors Comments
      supports CPUs with up to 8 cores, Maximum TDP 140 Watt
    • Data Bus Speed
      2600 MHz
    • Data Bus Transfer Rate
      5.2 GT/s
    • Chipset Type
      AMD 990FX
    • I/O Controller
      AMD SB950
    • Supported RAM Technology
      DDR3 SDRAM
    • Supported RAM Speed
      1066 MHz, 1333 MHz, 1600 MHz, 1800 MHz, 2000 MHz, 2133 MHz, 2400 MHz
    • Supported RAM Integrity Check
      ECC, non-ECC
    • Supported RAM (Registered or Buffered)
      unbuffered
    • RAM Slots
      4 DIMM slots
    • Power Connectors
      24-pin main power connector, 4-pin ATX12V connector, 8-pin ATX12V connector

    Mainboard Features

    • BIOS Features
      ACPI 2.0a support, ASUS EZ Flash 2, ASUS MyLogo3, ASUS O.C. Profile, ASUS Quiet Thermal Solution, DMI 2.0 support, Multilingual BIOS, SMBIOS 2.5 support, UEFI BIOS, WfM 2.0 support
    • Sleep / Wake Up
      wake on LAN (WOL), wake on ring (WOR)
    • Hardware Features
      AMD 3-way CrossFireX technology support, AMD Cool 'n' Quiet Technology, ASUS 2 Phase DRAM Power Design, ASUS 8+2 Phase Power Design, ASUS COP EX, ASUS EPU (Energy Processing Unit), ASUS EZ DIY, ASUS Extreme Engine Digi+ II, ASUS Fan Xpert, ASUS Q-Connector, ASUS Q-Design, ASUS Q-Shield, ASUS TurboV, ASUS iROG, C.P.R. (CPU Parameter Recall), Core Unlocker, CrashFree BIOS 3, Disk Unlocker, GPU.DIMM Post, GameFirst, NVIDIA 3-way SLI Technology Support, NVIDIA Quad SLI Technology Support, ProbeIt, Q-Code, Q-DIMM, Q-LED, Q-Slot, ROG BIOS Print, ROG CPU-Z, ROG Connect, SupremeFX Shielding technology, USB 3.0 Boost, audio jack detect technology, jack retasking

    Interfaces

    • Storage
      Serial ATA-600, Serial ATA-600 (RAID), eSATA port
    • Storage Ports
      6 x SATA-600 (RAID), 2 x SATA-600, 2 x eSATA-600
    • USB 3.0 / FireWire
      USB 3.0
    • USB / FireWire Ports Configuration (Active)
      4 x USB 3.0 + 8 x USB 2.0

    Cable Details

    • Type
      3-way SLI bridge, CrossFire cable, SLI bridge, Serial ATA cable
    • Included Qty
      1, 6

    Expansion Slots

    • Total Qty
      1, 2, 3, 4
    • Slot Comments
      CrossFireX: dual x16 mode; triple: x16, x8, x8 mode; SLI: dual x16 mode; triple: x16, x8, x8 mode, x4 mode
    • Type
      CPU, DIMM 240-pin, PCIe 2.0 x1, PCIe 2.0 x16

    Dimensions & Weight

    • Width
      12 in
    • Depth
      9.6 in

    Software

    • Software Included
      ASUS AI Suite II, ASUS TurboV EVO Utility, ASUS Update, ASUS WebStorage, DAEMON Tools Pro Standard, Kaspersky Anti-Virus, ROG CPU-Z, ROG GameFirst Utility, drivers & utilities

    Storage Interfaces

    • Chip
      AMD SB950, ASMedia ASM1061
    • Interface
      Serial ATA-600
    • Connector(s)
      2 x 7pin Serial ATA, 2 x 7pin external SATA, 6 x 7pin Serial ATA
    • Supported Devices Qty
      4, 6
    • RAID (Level)
      RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5

    Internal Interfaces

    • Type
      SPDIF out, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, audio
    • Connector Type
      header
    • Qty
      1, 2, 4

    Features

    • Hardware Features
      C.P.R. (CPU Parameter Recall), AMD Cool 'n' Quiet Technology, jack retasking, ASUS Q-Design, GameFirst, ROG Connect, Q-DIMM, ASUS EZ DIY, Q-LED, Q-Slot, ProbeIt, CrashFree BIOS 3, ASUS Q-Connector, audio jack detect technology, ASUS EPU (Energy Processing Unit), ASUS COP EX, ASUS Q-Shield, NVIDIA 3-way SLI Technology Support, ASUS 8+2 Phase Power Design, ASUS Fan Xpert, NVIDIA Quad SLI Technology Support, ASUS iROG, ASUS TurboV, Core Unlocker, GPU.DIMM Post, ROG BIOS Print, ROG CPU-Z, USB 3.0 Boost, ASUS Extreme Engine Digi+ II, Q-Code, SupremeFX Shielding technology, AMD 3-way CrossFireX technology support, ASUS 2 Phase DRAM Power Design, Disk Unlocker
    • BIOS Features
      DMI 2.0 support, WfM 2.0 support, Multilingual BIOS, ASUS Quiet Thermal Solution, ASUS EZ Flash 2, ASUS MyLogo3, ASUS O.C. Profile, ACPI 2.0a support, SMBIOS 2.5 support, UEFI BIOS
    • Sleep / Wake Up
      Wake on LAN (WOL), wake on ring (WOR)

    General

    • Manufacturer
      Asus