Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Hardware News › [VR-Z] First Look: ASUS ROG Rampage IV Extreme (Intel X79) - Hardcore is back!
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[VR-Z] First Look: ASUS ROG Rampage IV Extreme (Intel X79) - Hardcore is back!

post #1 of 25
Thread Starter 
Quote:
In the first of a three part Asus X79 Motherboard series, we introduce to our readers the flagship ASUS Republic of Gamers Rampage IV Extreme. Built and tuned by a world-class team of perfectionist engineers and megahertz thirsty overclockers from the ROG team, this new Rampage could turn out to be one of the all-time greats in the history of enthusiast tech.
Source

Can't wait to see reviews of this board.

Tweaktown has a preview as well, the other thread was updated for it so i don't want to link it here.
Edited by pewter77 - 10/25/11 at 11:36pm
New Hotness
(16 items)
 
Pewter's Desktop
(13 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3930K RAMPAGE IV EXTREME GTX 680 Samsung  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
WD Caviar Black Corsair Performance Pro WD Caviar Green Sony Optiarc 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
H100 Windows 7 Professional Dell 2709W Flatron L226WTQ-BF 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Overclock.net Ducky w/ MX Browns Seasonic Platinum 1000W 650D Razer Lachesis 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q6600 P5Q Pro Turbo 8800 GTS 512 (G92) Mushkin DDR2 4x1GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel 80GB X25-M Sony Optiarc Windows 7 Professional 64-bit Dell 2709W 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Overclock.net Ducky Seasonic 1000W Platinum Corsair 650D Razer Lachesis 
  hide details  
Reply
New Hotness
(16 items)
 
Pewter's Desktop
(13 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3930K RAMPAGE IV EXTREME GTX 680 Samsung  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
WD Caviar Black Corsair Performance Pro WD Caviar Green Sony Optiarc 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
H100 Windows 7 Professional Dell 2709W Flatron L226WTQ-BF 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Overclock.net Ducky w/ MX Browns Seasonic Platinum 1000W 650D Razer Lachesis 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q6600 P5Q Pro Turbo 8800 GTS 512 (G92) Mushkin DDR2 4x1GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel 80GB X25-M Sony Optiarc Windows 7 Professional 64-bit Dell 2709W 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Overclock.net Ducky Seasonic 1000W Platinum Corsair 650D Razer Lachesis 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 25
very nice look!!!!good read REP+
Albino Behemoth
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4790k ASUS Z97 SABERTOOTH MARK S GAINWARD GTX 770 PHANTOM 4GB Corsair Dominator 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500 GB 7200 RPM Samsung 840 EVO 250gb Windows 7 Ultimate x64bit 2x ASUS VH22'' FULL HD + 1 22' FHD TV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
steelseries APEX RAW OCZ ZX-1000W Phanteks Enthoo Primo Razer Naga 
Mouse Pad
Razer Goliathus 
  hide details  
Reply
Albino Behemoth
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4790k ASUS Z97 SABERTOOTH MARK S GAINWARD GTX 770 PHANTOM 4GB Corsair Dominator 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500 GB 7200 RPM Samsung 840 EVO 250gb Windows 7 Ultimate x64bit 2x ASUS VH22'' FULL HD + 1 22' FHD TV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
steelseries APEX RAW OCZ ZX-1000W Phanteks Enthoo Primo Razer Naga 
Mouse Pad
Razer Goliathus 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 25
If that were an EVGA board, people would be complaining about the color choice and dearth of SATA ports. But whatever. Board looks great and should be a beast.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
2x intel Xeon E5-2650 Supermicro MBD-X9DR3-F-O Onboard awesomeness 8 x 8GB Kingston DDR3 1333 ECC 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
4x WD Green 2TB in RAID 10 2x Coolermaster Hyper 212 EVOs Windows Server 2012 Datacenter 3x Dell Ultrasharp U2410s 
PowerCase
Corsair AX1200 Case Labs TX10-D 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
2x intel Xeon E5-2650 Supermicro MBD-X9DR3-F-O Onboard awesomeness 8 x 8GB Kingston DDR3 1333 ECC 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
4x WD Green 2TB in RAID 10 2x Coolermaster Hyper 212 EVOs Windows Server 2012 Datacenter 3x Dell Ultrasharp U2410s 
PowerCase
Corsair AX1200 Case Labs TX10-D 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 25
Can someone post the pictures please? Vr Zone is a no go for me
My System
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500K @4.7ghz(1.39v) 24/7 +D14 Asus P8Z77-V Sapphire R9 290 Tri X @1160/1600 8GB HyperX @2133 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
WD Blue EZEX 1TB & Samsung 840 Pro 256GB (OS) Asus Nocuta NH D14 WIN 7 64 Ultimate 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
NEC 2490wuxi (rev 1) Logitech Wave Cooler Master Vanguard 850W Cooler Master HAF 932 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Logitech G5 Cooler Master Xonar STX+ HD595 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500K @4.7ghz(1.39v) 24/7 +D14 Asus P8Z77-V Sapphire R9 290 Tri X @1160/1600 8GB HyperX @2133 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
WD Blue EZEX 1TB & Samsung 840 Pro 256GB (OS) Asus Nocuta NH D14 WIN 7 64 Ultimate 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
NEC 2490wuxi (rev 1) Logitech Wave Cooler Master Vanguard 850W Cooler Master HAF 932 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Logitech G5 Cooler Master Xonar STX+ HD595 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5 of 25
sadly <2% will ever get used with anything other than air and water...what a shame.

btw, me this gs the crosshair is getting the short end of the stick here. why does Intel board get all the really cool features...
Alienware M9700
(14 items)
 
Wackbook pro
(12 items)
 
Mpowerlicous
(12 items)
 
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
AMD Turion ML-42 2.4GHz AMD Turion ML-40 Alienware nForce3 2X nVidia GeForce Go 7900GS SLI 
RAMHard DriveOSMonitor
1GB DDR 333MHz Samsung Spinpoint 250GB Windows XP Professional 1920X1200 Integrated LCD 
Case
Alienware M9700 chassis 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Core i7 3615QM @2.3GHz Apple Logic Board Intel HD 4000 Nvidia GT 650M 512MB 
RAMHard DriveOSMonitor
16GB 1600MHz DDR3 500GB Samsung 840  OSX 10.10 1440x900  
PowerAudioAudioAudio
85W PSU Schiit Modi Schiit Magni 2 Über DT770 Pro 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 3770K MSI Z77 Big Bang MPower Radeon R9 270X 4X4GB G.Skill  
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Intel X25-V Cooler Master Hyper 212+ Life without walls? Who needs windows? Acer 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
G15 Raidmax RX-1000AE Brooks shoebox  Acer G500 
  hide details  
Reply
Alienware M9700
(14 items)
 
Wackbook pro
(12 items)
 
Mpowerlicous
(12 items)
 
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
AMD Turion ML-42 2.4GHz AMD Turion ML-40 Alienware nForce3 2X nVidia GeForce Go 7900GS SLI 
RAMHard DriveOSMonitor
1GB DDR 333MHz Samsung Spinpoint 250GB Windows XP Professional 1920X1200 Integrated LCD 
Case
Alienware M9700 chassis 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Core i7 3615QM @2.3GHz Apple Logic Board Intel HD 4000 Nvidia GT 650M 512MB 
RAMHard DriveOSMonitor
16GB 1600MHz DDR3 500GB Samsung 840  OSX 10.10 1440x900  
PowerAudioAudioAudio
85W PSU Schiit Modi Schiit Magni 2 Über DT770 Pro 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 3770K MSI Z77 Big Bang MPower Radeon R9 270X 4X4GB G.Skill  
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Intel X25-V Cooler Master Hyper 212+ Life without walls? Who needs windows? Acer 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
G15 Raidmax RX-1000AE Brooks shoebox  Acer G500 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by Oedipus View Post
If that were an EVGA board, people would be complaining about the color choice and dearth of SATA ports. But whatever. Board looks great and should be a beast.
not actually cz its more about the gpu + mobo combination of asus rog series
Albino Behemoth
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4790k ASUS Z97 SABERTOOTH MARK S GAINWARD GTX 770 PHANTOM 4GB Corsair Dominator 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500 GB 7200 RPM Samsung 840 EVO 250gb Windows 7 Ultimate x64bit 2x ASUS VH22'' FULL HD + 1 22' FHD TV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
steelseries APEX RAW OCZ ZX-1000W Phanteks Enthoo Primo Razer Naga 
Mouse Pad
Razer Goliathus 
  hide details  
Reply
Albino Behemoth
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4790k ASUS Z97 SABERTOOTH MARK S GAINWARD GTX 770 PHANTOM 4GB Corsair Dominator 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500 GB 7200 RPM Samsung 840 EVO 250gb Windows 7 Ultimate x64bit 2x ASUS VH22'' FULL HD + 1 22' FHD TV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
steelseries APEX RAW OCZ ZX-1000W Phanteks Enthoo Primo Razer Naga 
Mouse Pad
Razer Goliathus 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by psyside View Post
Can someone post the pictures please? Vr Zone is a no go for me

Albino Behemoth
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4790k ASUS Z97 SABERTOOTH MARK S GAINWARD GTX 770 PHANTOM 4GB Corsair Dominator 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500 GB 7200 RPM Samsung 840 EVO 250gb Windows 7 Ultimate x64bit 2x ASUS VH22'' FULL HD + 1 22' FHD TV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
steelseries APEX RAW OCZ ZX-1000W Phanteks Enthoo Primo Razer Naga 
Mouse Pad
Razer Goliathus 
  hide details  
Reply
Albino Behemoth
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4790k ASUS Z97 SABERTOOTH MARK S GAINWARD GTX 770 PHANTOM 4GB Corsair Dominator 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500 GB 7200 RPM Samsung 840 EVO 250gb Windows 7 Ultimate x64bit 2x ASUS VH22'' FULL HD + 1 22' FHD TV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
steelseries APEX RAW OCZ ZX-1000W Phanteks Enthoo Primo Razer Naga 
Mouse Pad
Razer Goliathus 
  hide details  
Reply
post #8 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by pewter77 View Post
Source

Can't wait to see reviews of this board.

Tweaktown has a preview as well, the other thread was updated for it so i don't want to link it here.
its a repost,
check this
http://www.overclock.net/intel-mothe...l#post15456115
so please close this thread.
Cyrus
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1100T Asus M5A97 Evo R2.0 MSI HD6950 TF III PE 2GB unlocked @ HD6970 2x 4GB Corsair Vengeance 1600MHz CL9 @ 1800MHz ... 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
1TB Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 HP dvd1260 Zalman CNPS 9900 NT Windows7 Ultimate 64bit SP1 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Samsung SyncMaster P2250 21.5" 1920x1080 Logitech G105 Corsair gs600 80+ Bronze Corsair Carbide 400R 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer Spectre Starcraft II  Razer Goliathus Dragon AgeII Edition (speed) 
  hide details  
Reply
Cyrus
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1100T Asus M5A97 Evo R2.0 MSI HD6950 TF III PE 2GB unlocked @ HD6970 2x 4GB Corsair Vengeance 1600MHz CL9 @ 1800MHz ... 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
1TB Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 HP dvd1260 Zalman CNPS 9900 NT Windows7 Ultimate 64bit SP1 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Samsung SyncMaster P2250 21.5" 1920x1080 Logitech G105 Corsair gs600 80+ Bronze Corsair Carbide 400R 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer Spectre Starcraft II  Razer Goliathus Dragon AgeII Edition (speed) 
  hide details  
Reply
post #9 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by reflex99 View Post
btw, me this gs the crosshair is getting the short end of the stick here. why does Intel board get all the really cool features...
Because its an Intel board. Did that question really need to be asked?
post #10 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by odditory View Post
Because its an Intel board. Did that question really need to be asked?
yeah!!!!!lol!!
Albino Behemoth
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4790k ASUS Z97 SABERTOOTH MARK S GAINWARD GTX 770 PHANTOM 4GB Corsair Dominator 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500 GB 7200 RPM Samsung 840 EVO 250gb Windows 7 Ultimate x64bit 2x ASUS VH22'' FULL HD + 1 22' FHD TV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
steelseries APEX RAW OCZ ZX-1000W Phanteks Enthoo Primo Razer Naga 
Mouse Pad
Razer Goliathus 
  hide details  
Reply
Albino Behemoth
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4790k ASUS Z97 SABERTOOTH MARK S GAINWARD GTX 770 PHANTOM 4GB Corsair Dominator 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500 GB 7200 RPM Samsung 840 EVO 250gb Windows 7 Ultimate x64bit 2x ASUS VH22'' FULL HD + 1 22' FHD TV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
steelseries APEX RAW OCZ ZX-1000W Phanteks Enthoo Primo Razer Naga 
Mouse Pad
Razer Goliathus 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Hardware News
Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Hardware News › [VR-Z] First Look: ASUS ROG Rampage IV Extreme (Intel X79) - Hardcore is back!