Audio Subsystem Testing
Audio Playback Testing
Using a selection of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal music tracks and Windows Media Player, the audio subsystem playback performance was tested for playback accuracy and fidelity.
Playback using the audio test...
To verify that the motherboard works as advertised, the board was run through our standard benchmark suite. In most cases, the results are presented for the motherboard under review as well as a different...
The following screens detail settings in Advanced Mode on the Boot, Tool, and Exit tabs, as well as screens in EZ Mode.
Boot tab, Boot...
The following screens detail settings in Advanced Mode on the Main, Advanced, and Monitor tabs.
ASUS bundled the Rampage V Extreme motherboard with the latest version of the ASUS UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) implementation, a customized version of the AMI baseline UEFI BIOS replacement. The UEFI offers full keyboard and mouse...
In keeping with the Extreme moniker of the board, ASUS bundled in the newest version of their hand-held monitoring device with the Rampage V Extreme board - dubbed the OC Panel. The OC Panel device serves dual purpose - monitoring board voltages,...
CPU Cooler Fit
To test the amount of space surrounding the CPU socket, we mounted a Noctua NH-D15 cooler to the CPU socket. Both a overly large CPU air coolers, sporting a dual fan construction and two huge vertical cooling towers.
Courtesy of ASUS