ASUS ZEUS: X79 Motherboard that integrates two GPUs
The product line named after Greek mythological gods ASUS, is characterized by its unique and high quality performance and degree, among the products we have video cards: MARS , MARS II , ARES , and recently the sound card PHOEBUS but asus is also known for its excellent motherboards, and introduces us to the most powerful of them all: ASUS ZEUS.
The new ASUS motherboard Zeus will be based on intel X79 chipset will be focused on top-end segment for desktop (HEDT: High End DeskTop) and be compatible with the Intel Core i7 LGA 2011; also integrate two GPUs each connected directly to 16 lines of nortbridge PCIe integrated microprocessor. Although ASUS has not revealed is that GPUs are presumed to be a pair of amd Radeon HD 7970 GPUs “Tahiti XT”, that presumption is based in so far NVIDIA has not been able to do their work properly Kepler GPUs the platform top end of Intel .
The motherboard has an impressive PCB (Printed Circuit Board) with 10 digital phase Digi + VRM, plus each has its own GPU VRMs, own graphics memory and are powered by two connectors 8 and 6 pin. The video outputs of both GPUs are made by connectors mini-Display Port, HDMI, DisplayPort and 2 outputs Thunderbolt.
Among its other features are: 8 DDR3 memory slots, 8 SATA-III, 2 eSATA, 12 USB 3.0 ports, Gigabit LAN, 8 +2 channel HD audio. All major areas of the motherboard are cooled by gigantic heatsinks, which probably have active cooling.
Like the rest of the product line “divine” ASUS, a limited edition ZEUS is designed to only 1000 lucky ones who can afford it and want to be part of the exclusive club of Olympus ASUS and enjoy a performance like the gods .
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