Mar 14, 2015 Written by: MarshallR

ASUS Republic of Gamers Announces Enthusiast SLI Bridge

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 The ROG Enthuiast SLI Bridge will soon be available from key ROG system builders and retailers. It represents a great looking upgrade with brushed aluminum and red LED backlit ROG logo for PC cases where the hardware is on show. Available in 2, 3 and 4-way options with varying 2-way sizes to fit different slot gaps. Compatibility is detailed in the press release below the picture gallery.

Product Range:

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2-way, 3-way and 4-way SLI:

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More details about compatibility and setting up the logo LED:

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Press Release

ASUS Republic of Gamers Announces Enthusiast SLI Bridge

KEY POINTS

  • Ultra-premium brushed aluminum finish with illuminated ROG logo.
  • Available in two-, three-, and four-way SLI configurations for extensive compatibility with ASUS and NVIDIA reference graphics cards.

Taipei, Taiwan (13th February, 2015) — ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced the ROG Enthusiast SLI Bridge for sturdy Scalable Link Interface (SLI®) connections in a stylish design. Since its appearance at 2015 International CES®, ROG Enthusiast SLI Bridge has been warmly received by the media and PC enthusiasts alike.

ROG Enthusiast SLI Bridge is compatible with selected ASUS and NVIDIA® reference graphics cards for two-, three-, and four-way SLI configurations to give users smooth gaming visuals with unrivaled performance. The two-way ROG Enthusiast SLI Bridge includes two printed circuit boards (PCB) with different slot layouts to ensure maximum compatibility with two-way graphics cards installations.

ROG Enthusiast SLI Bridge features an illuminated ROG logo and a sleek brushed-aluminum finish for a premium feel. It also provides customizable LED effects with certain NVIDIA GeForce Experience LED Visualizer-compatible graphics cards.  ROG Enthusiast SLI Bridge also includes an additional power cable to ensure the ROG logo remains illuminated at all times.

 

SPECIFICATIONS [1]

 

 

Dimensions
L x W x H (mm)

Weight (g)

Compatible GPU set-ups

Contents

2-Way

97 x 43 x 21

70

2-Way SLI-S
2-Way SLI-M

- 2 PCBs included for varying configurations

-1 x optional power cable

3-Way

108 x 53 x 21

91

2-Way spaced SLI

3-Way SLI-L

  • 1 x optional power cable

4-Way

140 x 53 x 21

123

4-Way SLI

  • 1 x optional power cable

ROG Enthusiast SLI Bridge compatibility list

 

Physical compatibility

LED compatibility

Brand

Graphics Card Model (Series)

LED support

LED Support with

OPT Cable

(The LED on the ROG Enthusiast SLI Bridge is always on if the OPT cable is used)

ASUS

MATRIX-GTX980

V

ASUS

POSEIDON-GTX980

V

ASUS

STRIX GTX980

V

ASUS

POSEIDON-GTX970

V

ASUS

STRIX GTX970

V

ASUS

GTX970 DirectCU II Black

V

ASUS

GTX970 DirectCU Mini

V

ASUS

STRIX GTX960 3)

LED always on

ASUS

GTX 960 Mini 3)

LED always on

NVIDIA Reference

GTX900 Series

Supports NVIDIA GeForce Experience LED Visualizer

NVIDIA Reference

GTX TITAN Series

Supports NVIDIA GeForce Experience LED Visualizer

ASUS

MATRIX-GTX780TI

LED always on

ASUS

POSEIDON-GTX780

LED always on

ASUS

STRIX GTX780

 

V

ASUS

GTX780TI DirectCU II

V

ASUS

POSEIDON-GTX770

LED always on

ASUS

GTX 770 DirectCU II

V

ASUS

MARS 760 3)

V

ASUS

STRIKER-GTX760 3)

 

V

ASUS

GTX760 DirectCU Mini

V

NVIDIA Reference

GTX700 Series

Supports NVIDIA GeForce Experience LED Visualizer

ASUS

GTX680 DirectCU II

 

V

ASUS

GTX670 DirectCU II

 

V

ASUS

GTX670 DirectCU Mini

 

V

ASUS

GTX660TI DirectCU II

 

V

ASUS

GTX660 DirectCU II

 

V

ASUS

GTX650TIB DirectCU II

 

V

NVIDIA Reference

GTX600 Series

Supports NVIDIA GeForce Experience LED Visualizer 

 

[Note]

  • The above table is subject to change without notice. Details please refer to asus.com
  • Due to size limitations, the following models are not compatible with the 3- and 4-Way Bridges: STRIX GTX960, GTX 960 Mini, STRIKER-GTX760, MARS 760 , GTX 660 DirectCU II and GTX650TIB

 

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About ASUS

ASUS is a worldwide top-three consumer notebook vendor and maker of the world’s best-selling, most award-winning motherboards. A leading enterprise in the new digital era, ASUS designs and manufactures products that perfectly meet the needs of today’s digital home and office, with a broad portfolio that includes motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, displays, desktop and all-in-one PCs, notebooks, netbooks, servers, multimedia devices, wireless solutions, networking devices, tablets and smartphones. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, ASUS won 4,326 awards in 2014 and is widely credited with revolutionizing the PC industry with its Eee PC™. ASUS has more than 13,600 employees around the globe with a world-class R&D team of 4,500 engineers. Company revenue for 2013 was approximately US$14 billion.

 

[1] Specifications, content and product availability are all subject to change without notice and may differ from country to country. Actual performance may vary depending on applications, usage, environment and other factors. Full specifications are available at http://www.asus.com

 

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