ASUS ROG Crosshair V Formula-Z AMD Motherboard Overview

Aug 10, 2012 Written by:ROG Article

The Crosshair V Formula-Z is available soon and boasts significant hardware upgrades from its predecessor. Republic of Gamers introduces the improved Extreme Engine Digi+II which allows for an unprecedented amount of control over the CPU and memory for precision overclocking. The new Memory T-Topology design allows for an additional 15% memory bandwidth and now allows for 2400MHz DDR3 Modules on the AMD 990FX/SB950 Chipset. The board comes with Crossfire X/SLi support for up to three graphics card with CrossFire in dual x16 mode and Tri-SLi in x16/x8/x8 mode.


Our latest SupremeFX III chip allows for multi-channel high definition sound and ASUS has implemented their well renowned SupremeFX Redline and PCB shielding technology, as well as an EMI cover to boost onboard sound to pro-gaming standards.

The improved Ethernet setup features our exclusive GameFirst II with an EZ Mode which includes an intuitive user interface so you can quickly and easily manage your bandwidth to reduce ping and lag spikes.

Republic of Gamers’ continuous innovations have also led to this motherboard becoming the first Windows 8 Ready ROG product with a Directkey Button/DRCT header, TPM header and FastBoot Switch. The new and improved UEFI Bios contains a new 64MB worth of ROM and is Windows Fastboot Enabled which can launch you into the OS in around 2 seconds on the latest SSD’s. The motherboard also features OEM activation within BIOS so you won’t need to call Microsoft in the event of a clean system install.

All in all, the new Crosshair V Formula-Z is a powerhouse of modern motherboard technology and the latest and most fully featured ROG board available! If you would like to download all the 1080p wallpapers of this board, head to our Facebook.