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Asus A8N-SLI Premium
The amount of space in-between the two PCI-E x16 slots is excellent and allows for a two-slot or third party video card cooling solution to be utilized. Supported by the biggest tech community forums.
Ask a question Compare. Had those devices been implemented through the PCI Express bus probably at the expense of one of the PCI Express x4 slots it would not potentially slow down the legacy PCI bus and allow both devices to operate at full speed.
This unique heat pipe design provides heat dissipation performance comparable to that of cooling fans without the annoying rotation noise. It’s no longer either quiet operation or low system temperature.
This business deliverers as promised – excellent. The floppy drive port connector and the two nForce4 IDE port connectors are conveniently located on the front edge of the board along with the 24 pin ATX power connector.
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The item is out of stock and estimated to arrive on the date provided. This is great as it helps keep the system clear of potential cas airflow obstructions, and makes cable management a real breeze.
You can Pay with: Log in Don’t have an account? What this does is allow larger third party cooling solutions to be installed on the videocards, or even a water cooling apparatus.
Of course if you’re only running a single videocard, no additional power is required for smooth operation.
The whole system is fanless, but relies on the exhaust air generated by the Adus heat sink fan to cool the finned heat sink. Would order from them again. Asus places the four-pin 12V auxiliary power connector at the top of the CPU socket area, but out of the way of most aftermarket cooling solutions.
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The Item is built to order. The power plug placement favors a standard ATX case design and the power cable management is very good. At first glance the feature set of the Asus A8N-SLI Premium is quite impressive, however upon closer inspection, it looks like Asus was trying more to meet a “marketing check list”.
Returning to the CPU socket area, we find ample room for alternative cooling solutions. The board is lacking most clearance issues and was easy to install in a mid-size ATX case. Up to two Serial ATA devices can be connected outside the case. With LAN parties becoming more popular and devices in the PC getting larger and heavier, it makes sense for motherboard manufacturers to bundle in the metal SLI retention bracket, which is included here.
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The DIMM module slots’ color coordination is correct for dual channel setup. As the A8N-SLI Premium is a high end motherboard, Asus include all the necessary cables and brackets to take full advantage of its onboard peripherals.
New item that you can order before we receive stock. We would recommend that a fan be placed on or near this heat sink when water or phase change cooling systems are utilized. Features Asus designed an organized and generally well laid out board with all major connections easily reachable.