ASUS Maximus V Formula ThunderFX ROG Motherboard Review
Hi Tech Legion
15 July 2013
Summary: At a price point of $284.99 ($359.99 w/ThunderFX), the ASUS Maximus V Formula is in the Enthusiast Gamer category of Intel Z77 motherboard systems.
It is hard to find any fault in the performance of the Maximus V Formula on any level. However, one standout not mentioned in the following topics is audio.
Summary: Is there a Z77 motherboard in the ROG range that isn't impressive? Time after time we have to acknowledge that ASUS is simply doing a seriously good job with their enthusiast motherboards. The ASUS Maximus V Formula simply isn't any different in terms of coolness.
Being an ROG motherboard the overall baseline performance trumps pretty much any Z77 boards we tested as ASUS (and we explained this before already) applies a little trick with the ROG motherboard, likely...
Asus Maximus V Formula Review: Good LGA 1155 Mainboard with Not Such a Good Aura
16 October 2012
Summary: This product is based on Intel Z77 Express chipset and its functionality is significantly expanded due to a large number of onboard controllers. This mainboard belongs to the “Republic of Gamers” series and therefore supports a lot of additional features and technologies. However, we uncovered some minor issues, which, unfortunately, seem to be a little too numerous for a mainboard of this rank.
Excerpt: ASUS hit the market hard with the little board that packed a big punch. Now they’ve released the bigger brother of that board: the Maximus V Formula, and the Maximus V Extreme is following shortly. Let’s check out the Maximus V Formula and see what it has to offer. I wanted to get a Maximus series ROG board but they just coast too much 350+ at the time. I decided to go with a cheaper priced board. I like the marketing spin for the red line.
Conclusion: In my opinion the onboard SupremeFX soundcard on the Maximus V Formula is more the enough to handle every situation for your current headphones. The only way I can see someone using the ThunderFX is if they have a really powerful set of headphones that would require an amplifier anyways, or if you play your Xbox 360 (or PS3) on your PC monitor anyways, and would like to consolidate all the cables and connectivity options in one place.
Excerpt: Today we are looking at the Asus Maximus V Formula Motherboard, designed for the latest i7/i5/i3 Intel processors. The Maximus V Formula is a ‘no compromises’ Z77 motherboard, aimed at the top 10 percent of enthusiast user who will be using the most expensive components with a focus on overclocking.
ASUS Maximus V Formula, sprigiona la potenza di Ivy Bridge
5 July 2013
Excerpt: Se il telaio è altrettanto importante per la Formula Uno per scaricare la potenza dei motori sovralimentati, allo stesso modo la Maximus V Formula è in grado di sprigionare fino all’ultima goccia di potenza dai recenti processori Intel Ivy Bridge e rappresenta lo stato dell’arte come ci si può aspettare da un prodotto ASUS della serie ROG.
Pros: Doti di overclock, Sezione audio eccellente, Compatibile con sistemi a liquido, Ottima componentistica e livello costruttivo, Connettività Wi-Fi Bluetooth