One of the crucial fascinating parts when introducing the Intel XEON W-3175 processor with 28 cores was that the motherboard choices to assist this processor have been minimal. At present, solely ASUS and GIGABYTE have proven designs for it, and the GIGABYTE mannequin continues to be a couple of months away from manufacturing. Consequently, most reviewers had the ASUS ROG Dominus Excessive for the chip. On the time of the launch, the EIA for this motherboard was not mounted but. ASUS had knowledgeable us that the items they equipped have been just for OEMs on the time and nonetheless involved with retail availability. Lastly, in our evaluate, we suspected that the motherboard could be round $ 1,500. Evidently Newegg is now itemizing the motherboard at $ 1800 .
The ASUS ROG Dominus Excessive has principally received ASUS up and operating with the motherboard design. There are lots of fanatic options in addition to excessive overclocking options on this board, and it stands in a subject of 1 – if you wish to use the Xeon W-3175X, there isn’t a different possibility in the marketplace presently. It gives full assist for the W-3175X, a 32-phase energy provide with further cooling for the facility provide, further CPU and motherboard energy connections, assist for a number of M.2 drives and a number of community connectivity choices, quite a few fan ports and SATA ports and two U.2 ports. It's effectively ready for any fanatic prepared to spend $ 1,800 on a motherboard, then $ three,000 for a processor.
It needs to be famous that ASUS has up to date the checklist of CPU helps for this product. The announcement instructed us that solely the W-3175X is supported. Nonetheless, this motherboard makes use of the LGA3647 socket customary for the Xeon Scalable processor line and the identical chipset. Subsequently, there at the moment are some supported Xeon Scalable elements.
With the newest BIOS 0409, this motherboard helps the Xeon Platinum 8170 (a 26 core half), the Xeon Gold 6142 (16 cores), and the Xeon Gold 6138 (20 cores). I think that ASUS will assist different Xeon processors over time. It needs to be famous, nonetheless, that this motherboard is a really costly LGA3647 motherboard for these locked processors.
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For the ASUS ROG Dominus Excessive Newegg lists the worth of $ 1799 with a delivery of $ eight and a pre-order with a launch date of February 22nd. There’s a restrict of 1 per buyer. It isn’t identified what number of Newegg will likely be stocked or what’s within the field.