ASUS presents the third revision of the Sabertooth 990FX motherboard, durable TUF components make sure to power system for 24×7. The new model was presented at Computex 2016.
ASUS Sabertooth 990FX R3.0: Durable Motherboard for AM3 + Socket
Sabertooth 990FX R3.0 introduces considerably more changes compared to the second revision. We still have to deal with the military color and durable TUF components [Alloy Choke, Cap. & MOSFET; Certified by Military-standard] – Certified for Tough Duty. TUF Sabertooth 990FX R3.0 features a printed circuit board with a gun-metal gray digital camouflage pattern and a quantum dot LED (QLED) indicator. TUF Sabertooth 990FX R3.0 delivers the very best component protection thanks to SafeSlot, while three-way RGB illumination and controls ensure the best lighting for customized builds.
The motherboard has AM3 + socket with 10-phase power section, while for four memory DIMM DDR3 slots with support for 2-channel kits. Noteworthy is also a set of connectors for drives, because in addition to the five standard ports of SATA 6 GB / s there is also the inclusion of new M.2 port. The new motherboard is equipped with four PCI-Express 3.0 x16 slots and two PCI-Express 2.0 x1.