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post #21 of 34
I've also wondered this same exact thing.... its weird.
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post #22 of 34
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It's great to see that other people are curious about it. As i mentioned on the phone asus told me that they are unaware of the use of it aswell. If someone wants totake the time to email them maybe we will get a better response.
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post #23 of 34
Perhaps it could be a debug jumper that they might use on warranty returns and things like that.
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post #24 of 34
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Hmmmm interesting idea, guess we'll never know, asus doesnt wanna say, and no one else really knows!
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post #25 of 34
Should stick a fan connector in there to see if the fan spins. biggrin.gif
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post #26 of 34
Sorry for non Chinese speaking people, here's your mystery solved.

http://wenku.baidu.com/view/7b5a2bbaf121dd36a32d8281.html

The PCU108 has something to do with the thermal protection unit i think or the "VCC 1.8".
At-least the conclusion of mine are that it's for some kind of voltage/heat thingy as it goes along with the digi+ vrm (:
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post #27 of 34
there are like 5 fan connectors on the board, im pretty sure thats what it is. the one on the top right, and the one below the io shield are fans for sure.
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not to thread jack, but im eyeballing that board for a fx8120, you guys happy with it? thanks thumb.gif
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not to thread jack, but im eyeballing that board for a fx8120, you guys happy with it? thanks thumb.gif

Just got one with my Phenom II X4. IT IS AMAZING. Go get it right now. Seriously it runs so cool and my Phenom runs at 4GHZ with only 1.36V with this board (11Hr Prime95 tested).
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not to thread jack, but im eyeballing that board for a fx8120, you guys happy with it? thanks thumb.gif
yeah it overclocks my 8120 to 4.8 stable and it has booted on 5GHz
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