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ASUS Unveils ROG Maximus IV Gene-Z/Gen 3 with PCI-Express 3.0 Slots

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ASUS is ready with a new PCI-Express 3.0 compliant socket LGA1155 motherboard, adding to its recently-launched line of Intel Z68 chipset-based boards that feature Gen 3.0 PCI-Express x16 slots. This latest one is part of the elite Republic of Gamers (ROG) family, and is built on the compact micro-ATX form factor, called Maximus IV Gene-Z/Gen 3. This is the second modification of the Maximus IV Gene, the original was based on Intel P67 chipset, the Gene-Z replaced the chipset with Intel Z68 that supports Smart Response technology, while the Gene-Z/Gen 3 adds PCI-Express 3.0 x16 slots.

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shame they didnt add a pci-e x1 slot then this board would be perfect for my needs
 
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OH, COME ON PEOPLE (manufacturers)!!!

Where the f**k are them AMD am3+ 990FX/X m-atx motherboards???


...with bd around the corner, why isn't there yet a single shadow of a hint about these kinda mobos on the entire internet? :confused:


I don't get it! :banghead::banghead::banghead:
 
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I MEAN where is ROG socket 2011 motherboards !!!!
 
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OH, COME ON PEOPLE (manufacturers)!!!

Where the f**k are them AMD am3+ 990FX/X m-atx motherboards???

...with bd around the corner, why isn't there yet a single shadow of a hint about these kinda mobos on the entire internet? :confused:

I don't get it! :banghead::banghead::banghead:
AMD split their markets. While I am sure someone will make a mATX board with a 900 chipset at some point, you can get the same out of an 800 series board with a black socket which ASRock, GIGABYTE, and ASUS already make. mATX at this point is mostly just for the FM1 socket fusion chips.
 
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OH, COME ON PEOPLE (manufacturers)!!!

Where the f**k are them AMD am3+ 990FX/X m-atx motherboards???


...with bd around the corner, why isn't there yet a single shadow of a hint about these kinda mobos on the entire internet? :confused:


I don't get it! :banghead::banghead::banghead:
Take a chill pill. No need to rage about a lack of m-atx 990FX mobos in an nnouncement for an intel motherboard.
 
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bastards, just got my gene and they release this

and yeah wer the heck is 990fx genes?
 
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Solid looking board, but need a 1x slot between the the 2 16 x slots.
 
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Am I the only one out there that would like to see a crossfire gene board from Asus?

Actually, reading the thread, it sounds like no, other people would like to see a crossfire gene board too.
 
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I want to see what ASUS has cooking up.