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ASUS Launches the Maximus V GENE Republic of Gamers Motherboard

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Now in its fifth generation, ASUS ROG (Republic of Gamers) has launched its Maximus V Series motherboards with the Maximus V GENE. This micro-ATX powerhouse is built using the latest Intel Z77 chipset, which supports Intel's latest LGA1155 processors. Featuring full PCI-Express Gen-3 capabilities with Intel's 3rd Generation processor the Republic of Gamers team equips the Maximus V GENE with exclusive features such as the Extreme Engine DIGI+ II power control design, SupremeFX III gaming audio, Intel Ethernet with ROG GameFirst software and the newly added mPCIe Combo card.

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I'm in love! LOL
 
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and...does any body know if there's gonna have maximus v extreme?
I know for sure that there will be a Maximus V Formula, and they announced the Maximus V Extreme with a teaser some time ago on rog minisite.
 
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I know for sure that there will be a Maximus V Formula, and they announced the Maximus V Extreme with a teaser some time ago on rog minisite.
Can you find a link to that M V Extreme teaser? I am quite happy with the features and looks of the Formula, but if there is soon going to be even better board for little less cost I want to wait.
 
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I would've liked it to have at least 2x 16 lanes but still a nice mono
 
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I would've liked it to have at least 2x 16 lanes but still a nice mono
CPU limitation tho, can't really blame the board. But they are 3.0 so they equal to old 16x/16x pci-e 2.0. That should be more than enough for pretty much anything.
 

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Great news

Now launch details about maximus formula and extreme or special edition with water cooling ect asap. Ivy cpu's are coming out around 23rd of the april 2012 most likely.:p
 
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I like ROG´s, I have Rog´s since the Crosshair 2 but "MiniRog´s" isn't for me... too limited.

If you want a real ROG [AMD or INTEL] buy a proper BIG one ;)
 
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what is Republic of Gamers?
 

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Yea like an xl-atx board.-P It will look cool under my cosmos 2 baby. Hehe..
 

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looks good, im likeing the fact they have kept the pciex real ,spaceing wise ,and havent bothered with the ones you cant use anyway between 1 and 2 , still not many on the whole at 3, i think the bare min as 1 more would be nice, though hard to use/fit in
 

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m-atx...I would prefer a atx one like maximus v formula

and...does any body know if there's gonna have maximus v extreme?

It's a big mystery. Will there even be a Maximus 5 Extreme? Is the M5E delayed for last minute tweeks to thunderbolt? Will all the thunderbolt boards from Intel MSI EVGA and Asus be released much later? We just don't know...:cry:
 
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I'm assuming this also has the new funky memory setup.

If you happen to purchase ASUS for Ivy Bridge, there is also a little treat in store, as they have reworked the memory sub-system. Their new method stunned Intel engineers, but should provide distinct memory speed advantages. Simply put, instead of memory banks being read consecutively, the memory is read in parallel. We are awaiting more detail regarding how this feature works.
If this is really that notable then Asus is basically the only option this round. It's practically unheard of for a line of motherboards to have a large performance advantage over another.
 
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That's nice...
 
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what socket 1155? not socket 2011
first i guess they gonna roll out it with socket 2011
 
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i guess asus have already tested for this but it seems to me that mpcie card would foul the case exhaust fan and possibly also foul some of the larger heat sink and fans.

Hopefully asus have thought of that and it stuck up in the corner there for good reason, will be interesting to read the reivews on the board to see if its brought up
 
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Damn why the rampage series not implement the supreme FX 3
 
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OMG now if only they made an ITX version.