After years of complaining about bad component locations it seems like motherboard manufacturers are finally starting to listen! The molex connector is required when utilizing two video cards in SLI operation. Superb customer care and always ready to check things as needed. One word of warning however. What this does is allow larger third party cooling solutions to be installed on the videocards, or even a water cooling apparatus.
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While the technology being applied here is nothing new, it does remove one fan from the motherboard system, and that goes a little way towards reducing the overall noise signature of a PC. Kudos to the engineers at Asus for making installation as easy as possible for the end user.
Ask a question Compare. At first glance the feature set of the Asus A8N-SLI Premium is quite impressive, however upon closer inspection, it looks like Asus was a8ns-li more to meet a “marketing check list”.
New item that you can order before we receive stock. As the A8N-SLI Premium is a high end motherboard, Asus include all the necessary cables and brackets to take full advantage of its onboard peripherals. The item is out of stock and estimated delivery date is a8n-slo known at this time.
You can Pay with: The power plug placement favors a standard ATX case design and the power cable management is very good. Asus did an excellent job with the color coordination of the various peripheral slots and connectors. The whole system is fanless, but relies on the exhaust air generated by the CPU heat sink fan to cool the finned heat sink. The general rule in computers is that as things get faster, more heat is produced. The memory modules are difficult with a full size video premjum installed in the first PCI Express x16 prsmium.
Other devices such as motherboard chipsets have flirted with extravagant cooling solutions in the past, but in reality this was not really very necessarily until recently.
ASUS A8N-SLI Premium – motherboard – ATX – Socket 939 – nForce4 SLI Series
Log in Don’t have an account? When installed, the bracket ensures that the little SLI bridge does not come loose during transportation, and it also helps to keep the videocard snugly in their sockets.
I guess the only exceptions these days are VIA based motherboards – most get away with a little green passive heatsink. The board is lacking most clearance issues and was easy to install in a mid-size ATX case. Stock level indicator Close.
Asus A8N-SLI Premium specifications
The audio panel consists of 6 ports that can be configured for 2, 4, 6, and 8-channel audio connections. The layout of this design offers a very good balance of slots and allows for numerous add-in peripheral cards.
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As you change the options, the stock status will automatically update xsus on your selection. We utilized the stock AMD heat sink, but also verified that several aftermarket cooling systems would fit in this area during our tests. Up to two Serial ATA devices can be connected outside the case.
This is great as it helps keep the system clear of potential cas airflow obstructions, and makes cable management a real breeze. This business deliverers as promised – excellent. After years of complaining about bad component locations it seems like motherboard manufacturers are finally starting to listen!
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This unique heat pipe design provides heat dissipation performance comparable to that of cooling fans without the annoying rotation noise. Asus places the four-pin 12V auxiliary power connector at the top of the CPU socket area, but out of a8n-zli way of most aftermarket cooling solutions.