Asus has added to its range of motherboards with a model M4A89TD PRO/USB3.
This new motherboard ATX (30.5 x 24.4 centimeters) from the Taiwanese manufacturer has a socket AM3 to host an AMD Sempron, AMD Athlon, AMD Phenom II or II and four DDR3 slots allowing him to board up to 16 GB of RAM.
For graphics, it offers two PCI-Express x16 with CrossFire support, while for the audio parts and wired network, it combines a Realtek ALC 892 7.1 and a compatible Realtek RTL 8111E compatible Gigabit Ethernet.
Besides, we note the presence of a PCI-Express 4x, a PCI-Express x1 and two PCI slots for simple extensions such as Wi-Fi, and six SATA connectors III at 6 Gbit / s with support for RAID 0, 1, 5 and 10 and an IDE connector 100/133 for storage drives and optical drives.
As for the rear panel includes six USB 2.0 ports, two USB 3.0 ports, one FireWire, one eSATA II ports, two PS / 2 port RJ-45, an audio S / PDIF optical and analog audio jacks .