Asus has this week added a new addition to their range of TUF motherboards, in the form of the newly launched Asus TUF Sabertooth Z170 mark 1, motherboard.
The new board is equipped with four DIMM slots, with a maximum of 64GB DDR4 RAM clocked at 2400/2133MHz. Together with an expansion slots that allows the installation of a quad Nvidia cards in SLI or four AMD-based Radeon cards in CrossFireX.
The rugged motherboard is finished with a gunmetal finish for Thermal Armor and as with other in the TUF range comes with a reinforced backplate called TUF Fortifier that’s designed to hold weights up to 10kgs. Asus explains more :
The TUF Sabertooth Z170 Mark 1 comes with a complete arsenal of tools that allow it to offer a complete cooling solution for systems that you depend on to run on a 24/7 basis. Features include: TUF ICe, Thermal Radar 2 and TUF Detective 2. TUF ICe is a built-in onboard processor that’s dedicated to help monitor the temperature and fan speeds through its sensors which enable precise cooling capabilities.
TUF Thermal Radar 2 allows support for up to 12 fan connectors, its onboard sensors and thermistor cables allow you to monitor your graphics card temperatures and other key components. TUF Thermal Radar 2 allows for accurate and optimized cooling on all your key components and all of this is available automatically through a simple click.
Last but not least, the coolest tool just may be TUF Detective, now in its second iteration, it enables you to monitor your case fans and view other system information on your mobile device through an extremely intuitive app.