Asus has released all the details of your motherboard Asus Sabertooth 990FX R2.0 , a motherboard designed to processors with socket AM3 + and equipped with multiple functions. Asus Sabertooth series is known for its sturdiness, overclocking and performance, as Asus has made sure that all components are of excellent quality.
Surely many of you know the series of motherboards Sabertooth from Asus, because for a few generations are being a reference motherboards for enthusiasts. Basically Sabertooth series highlights three important aspects, robustness, performance and quality.
Currently available for the Z77 Sabertooth Intel, and AMD, Asus has officially announced the Sabertooth 990FX R2.0, although we saw ferie timidly during Computex 2012 , where Asus showed support for Thunderbolt on motherboards for AMD.
In detail, the Asus Sabertooth 990FX R2.0 has a PCB which highlights its color scheme military style, also present in the 990FX chipset coolers and those used for the VRM area. It uses the AM3 + socket, so it is perfectly compatible with the AMD FX Vishera ahead, so that will certainly be a motherboard to consider.
It has four slots for RAM DDR3 1866/1600/1333/1066 MHz ECC and in total can install up to 32GB of memory in DualChannel configuration. It has three PCI-E 2.0 x16, which will run at x16 if you take two of them, and if they occupy x16/x8/x8 are three configurations using MultiGPU AMD CrossFireX or Nvidia SLI.
The SB950 chipset provides a total of six SATA 6Gb / s, which are brown. The two SATA 6Gb / s remaining are governed by ASMedia controller. Its design is based on Power 8 +2 phase PCB and components known as Asus TUF components, all with assured quality and military certification.
On the back panel we find a combo port PS / 2, eight USB 2.0 (four carries for the front), two eSATA ports, Gigabit Ethernet, BIOS reset button, audio jacks, optical output and four USB ports 3.0 (take two for the front).
In short, a very good motherboard for AMD Socket AM3 +, and its price will be around $ 200, so it will not be too expensive for the benefits it offers.