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    ASUS M4A89 Xtreme Design Motherboards Garner Global Accolades

    Exclusive Core Unlocker Gains Media Attention with its Superb Performance

    Taipei, Taiwan, March 19, 2010 – ASUS has garnered worldwide media distinction with its leading Core Unlocker innovation—the first intuitive solution for unlocking latent cores on AMD CPUs—that is currently available on ASUS M4A89 Series and AMD 800 chipset-based motherboards. Several premiere media organizations predict Core Unlocker will become a technology standard because of the industry-changing performance it delivers.

    Core Unlocker was developed by ASUS to easily activate latent AMD CPU cores. Without requiring any additional upgrades, ASUS motherboards with Core Unlocker deliver more performance by unlocking extra CPU cores—providing more value. To experience an instant processing boost, users simply turn on a switch on the new M4A89 Series or intuitively press the number "4" key during the power-on self test in existing M4 series motherboards.

    Worldwide Recognition by Top Media Professionals

    The M4A89GTD Pro/USB3 has been quoted as delivering impeccable performance by various global media organizations, garnering an impressive cache of awards and accolades. Joe Hsieh, general manager of ASUS Motherboard Business Unit, said, "Whether users are looking for extreme performance, exceptional value, or an affordable platform, the M4A89 Series will be able to meet all their needs."

    Superb Performance with Next-generation Features: M4A89 Series

    Based on the latest AMD 890 chipset and Socket AM3, the M4A89 Series will support upcoming 6-core Phenom II™ processors to provide more performance and multi-tasking capabilities. It also accommodates ATI CrossFireX™ and NVIDIA Hybrid CrossFireX™ technology for stunning graphics rendering. In addition, the M4A89 Series includes the latest USB 3.0 and SATA 6Gbps transmission technology for accelerated data transfers and rapid reading and writing of data from the hard disk drive.

    M4A89 Series Specifications
    Model M4A89GTD PRO/USB3 M4A89GTD PRO
    CPU Socket AMD Socket AM3 ; Phenom™II/Athlon™II/Sempron™ 100 Series Processors AMD Socket AM3 ; Phenom™II/Athlon™II/Sempron™ 100 Series Processors
    Chipset AMD 890GX/SB850 AMD 890GX/SB850
    Memory 4x DIMM, Max. 16 GB, DDR3 2000 (O.C.)/1333/1066 ECC 4x DIMM, Max. 16 GB, DDR3 2000 (O.C.)/1333/1066 ECC
    Power Phase 8+2 phase 8+2 phase
    PCIe x16 Slots 2(@dual x8 speed) 2(@dual x8 speed)
    Multi-GPU ATI CrossFireX™ support
    Hybrid CrossFireX™ support
    ATI CrossFireX™ support
    Hybrid CrossFireX™ support
    Gbit LAN 1x 1x
    Audio 8-ch HD 8-ch HD
    Storage 1x Ultra DMA 100/66/33 1x Ultra DMA 100/66/33
    6x Serial ATA 6Gb/s
    1x Power eSATA 3Gb/s port
    6x Serial ATA 6Gb/s
    1x Power eSATA 3Gb/s port
    USB 3.0 2x USB 3.0
    USB 12x USB 2.0 14 x USB 2.0
    Motherboards with Core Unlocker Feature
    Model Chipset BIOS Version
    M4A89GTD PRO AMD® 890GX/SB850 1004
    M4A89GTD Pro/USB3 AMD® 890GX/SB850 1004
    Crosshair III Formula AMD® 790FX/SB750 1502
    M4N72-E NVIDIA nForce® 750a SLI 2002
    M4N82 DELUXE NVIDIA nForce® 980a SLI with NVIDIA NVCC and ESA support 1802
    M4N75TD NVIDIA nForce® 750a SLI®
    Supports NVIDIA Clock Calibration(NVCC) function
    0902
    M4N98TD EVO NVIDIA nForce® 980a SLI
    Supports NVIDIA Clock Calibration(NVCC) function
    0602
    M4A79 Deluxe AMD® 790FX/SB750 3202
    M4A79T Deluxe AMD® 790FX/SB750 3002
    M4A78T-E AMD® 790GX/SB750 3201
    M4A89GTD PRO AMD® 890GX/SB850 1004
    M4A89GTD Pro/USB3 AMD® 890GX/SB850 1004

    Specifications are subject to change without prior notice. Please visit www.asus.com for more details.