What this does is allow larger third party cooling solutions to be installed on the videocards, or even a water cooling apparatus. 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. Kudos to the engineers at Asus for making installation as easy as possible for the end user. Write a review Reviews will be active after verification. Fast dispatch and delivery. Supported by the biggest tech community forums.
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To help the motherboard deal with the azus load, Asus has also placed a dedicated molex connector just above the first PCI Express slot. Up to two Serial ATA devices can be connected outside the case. While its motherboards have performed well and are full of features, there has been grumblings about the heatsink Asus selected for its nForce4 adus.
Over the years we’ve seen processor heatsinks, and to a lesser degree videocard coolers, increase in size to compensate for the ever larger amounts of heat they must dissipate.
Fast dispatch and delivery. Customer review No Review Yet This is your chance! Given that northbridge and MOSFETs are now both wsus by a relatively small section of heatsink fins, if watercooling or a phase change system is used on the processor, PCSTATS highly recommends that a fan be set up to direct airflow over the heatpipe heatsink.
Asus A8N-SLI Premium
This is great as it helps keep the system clear of potential cas airflow obstructions, and makes cable management a real breeze. It’s no longer either quiet operation or low system temperature.
As you change the options, the stock status will automatically update depending on your selection. 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.
Asus A8N-SLI Premium specifications
The Item is built to order. I guess the only exceptions these days are VIA based motherboards – most get away with a little green passive heatsink. 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.
Newsletter Sign Up Register now for the latest products and special offers! Of course if you’re only running a single videocard, no additional power is required for smooth operation. The item is out of stock and estimated delivery date is not known at this time.
After years of complaining about bad component locations it seems like motherboard manufacturers are finally starting to listen!
Asus A8N-SLI Premium Athlon64 Motherboard Review –
You can Pay with: Running two videocards in SLI mode draws a lot of power. Stock level indicator Close.
My qualms lie with high bandwidth devices running through the PCI bus specifically. Ask a question Compare. Supported by the biggest tech community forums.