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ASUS tackles the AM3+ market with its quad-GPU Aura board

An AM3+ socket, USB 3.1, M.2 SATA, RGB LEDs, quad-SLI or Crossfire and a full-on sound chip are just part of what this ASUS motherboard has on offer

By: Chris Smith from Jan 27, 2016 @ 6:29 CST

Featuring support for quad-SLI NVIDIA cards or a quad-Crossfire AMD video card setup, ASUS' new 970 Pro Aura motherboard comes with an AM3+ socket and plenty of other features.


Rocking out the feature list are some other cool things such as ASUS-exclusive LANGuard and GameFirst technologies in order to smooth out online gameplay, Intel Gigabit Ethernet, software-controlled LED lighting, a supreme-FX audio setup which pumps out 115dB signal-to-noise ratio and connection options such as USB 3.1, M.2 SATA.

More information on this product can be found on the official ASUS website or you can check out the press release for a quick summary. This motherboard is set up with dual-channel DDR3 gaming rigs in mind and wasn't announced with a retail price.


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