The Bitspower AIX99R5E nickel-plated full cover block adds a nice aesthetic to the ASUS Rampage V Extreme while increasing the performance potential of the board, especially with its VRM cooling block. The VRMs operated an average of 10C...
Rampage V Extreme board with Bitspower block and GTX 970's in SLI
Rampage V Extreme board with Bitspower block and GTX 780
Deconstructing the ASUS Rampage V Extreme
In its default configuration, the ASUS Rampage V Extreme motherboard has four heat sinks - one covering the Intel X99 chipset, one to the right of the primary PCIe...
AIX99R5E Nickel Plated Full Cover Block Design
Chipset Block Design
With the hex screws removed, the chipset block separated into four...
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Gaming benchmark tests were run against the GTX 970 SC ACX 2.0 graphics card in single card and dual-card SLI mode using HeatKiller GPU-X3 GPU water block in stock and overclocked configurations. The SLI mode testing was also done with the system running...
To verify that the water block works as advertised, the video cards were run through our standard benchmark suite at both stock and overclocked speeds. The results are presented for at both speeds for...