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Asus Rampage III Formula
5.3 out of 10

Asus Rampage III Formula

LGA1366 socket for Intel® Core™i7 Processor Extreme Read more

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Intel® Socket 1366 Core™ i7 Processor Extreme Edition/Core™ i7 Processor Support Intel® Turbo Boost Technology * Refer to www.asus.com for Intel CPU support list
Intel® X58 /ICH10R
System Bus
Up to 6400 MT/s with QuickPath Interconnection
6 x DIMM, Max. 24 GB, DDR3 2133(O.C.)/2200(O.C.)/2000(O.C.)/1800(O.C.)/1600(O.C.)/1333/1066 Non-ECC,Un-buffered Memory Triple channel memory architecture Please refer to www.asus.com or user manual for Memory QVL. Supports Intel® Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) *Hyper DIMM support is subject to the physical characteristics of individual CPUs.
Expansion Slots
3 x PCIe 2.0 x16 , support x16; x16/x16; x16/x8/x8 configurations 2 x PCIe x16 1 x PCI 2.2
Multi-GPU Support
Support NVIDIA 3-Way SLI™ / ATI CrossFireX™ Technology
Intel ICH10R controller 6 xSATA 3.0 Gb/s ports Intel Matrix Storage Technology Support RAID 0,1,5,10 JMicron® JMB363 PATA and SATA controller 2 xExternal SATA 3.0 Gb/s port (SATA On-the-Go) Marvell® 9128 PCIe SATA 6Gb/s controller 2 xSATA 6.0 Gb/s ports
Intel® Ethernet 82567V Gigabit LAN GameFirst
SupremeFX X-Fi 2 Built-in 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC - EAX® Advanced™ HD 5.0 - THX® TrueStudio PRO™ - X-Fi® Xtreme Fidelity™ - Creative ALchemy - Supports Blu-ray audio layer content protection - Supports Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel Jack-retasking - Supports Optical S/PDIF out ports on rear
IEEE 1394
2 x 1394a ports (1 port at back I/O, 1 port onboard)
NEC® USB 3.0 controller- x USB 3.0/2.0 ports (at back panel)2 Intel® ICH10R Southbridge- x USB 2.0/1.1 ports (5 ports at midboard; 6 ports at back panel, 1 reserved for ROG Connect)12
Overclocking Features
ROG Extreme Engine Digi+ - 8-phase CPU power - 3-phase QPI/DRAM power - 2-phase NB power - 2-phase Memory power ProbeIt iROG Extreme Tweaker BIOS Flashback with onboard BIOS switch button Loadline Calibration ROG Extreme OC kit - LN2 Mode - Q_Reset Overclocking Protection - COP EX (Component Overheat Protection - EX) - Voltiminder LED - ASUS C.P.R.(CPU Parameter Recall) Intelligent overclocking tools - ASUS AI Booster Utility - ASUS O.C. Profile: overclocking configuration-sharing tool ROG Connect
Special Features
ASUS MyLogo 3 ASUS EZ Flash 2 ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3 Q-ConnectorOnboard Switches: Power / Reset / Cls CMOS (at rear) CPU Level Up MemOK! ASUS Fan Xpert Q-Fan Plus ROG BIOS Wallpaper ASUS Q-LED (CPU, DRAM, VGA, Boot Device LED) ASUS Q-Slot ASUS Q-DIMM
Back Panel I/O Ports
1 x PS/2 Keyboard 1 x S/PDIF Out (Optical) 1 x IEEE 1394a 1 x LAN(RJ45) port 8 -Channel Audio I/O 1 x Clr CMOS switch 2 x External SATA port (1 is Power eSATA port) 1 x ROG Connect On/Off switch 2 x USB 3.0/2.0 ports (Blue) 7 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports (1 port also for ROG Connect)
Internal I/O Connectors
2 x USB connectors supports additional 4 USB 2.0 ports 1 x IEEE 1394a connector 1 x S/PDIF Out connector 1 x En/Dis-able Clr CMOS connector Front panel audio connectorSystem Panel 8 x SATA connectors: 2 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s connectors (Red); 6 x SATA 3.0 Gb/s connectors (Grey) 8 x ProbeIt Measurement Points 3 x Thermal sensor connectors 1 x QPI Loadline calibration switch jumper (QPI_LL_SW) 1 x 24-pin ATX Power connector 1 x 8-pin ATX 12V Power connectors 1 x LN2 Mode Header 1 x START (Power On) button 1 x RESET button 1 x EZ Plug connectors (4-pin Molex Power connector) 1 x OC Station header (including 1 USB port) 1 x Go Button 1 x BIOS Switch button
16 Mb Flash ROM AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI2.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 2.5, ACPI2.0a Multi-Language BIOS
1 x I/O Shield 1 x 2-in-1 Q connector Kit 1 x Optional Fan 1 x ROG Connect cable 1 x 3-Way SLI Bridge 1 x SLI Cable 3 x 2-in-1 SATA SATA 3.0 Gb/s cables 1 x 2-in-1 SATA 6.0 Gb/s cables 1 x 2-port USB2.0 + eSATA module 1 x Cable Ties Pack 1 x 12-in-1 ROG SATA Cable Label 1 x CrossFire cable
Support Disc
ASUS PC Probe II ASUS UpdateKaspersky® Anti-Virus Support DVD: - Drivers and Applications Sound Blaster X-Fi MB2 Utility ROG GameFirst Utility ASUS TurboV EVO Utility ASUS AI Suite II
Form Factor
ATX Form Factor 12 inch x 9.6 inch ( 30.5 cm x 24.4 cm )
Release Date
First seen
22 August 2010