Introducing the latest motherboard from the award-winning TUF (The Ultimate Force) series the SABERTOOTH 990FX now available on AMD platform. This board supports the AMD Socket AM3 for AMD FX Series CPU up to 8 cores and is also compatible with previous generation AMD Socket AM3 processors and for the first time ever NVIDIA SLI is supported on AMD platform. The TUF Series delivers preeminent stability: all-around compatibility: and extreme durability: providing the most reliable computing experience. The SABERTOOTH 990FX endures a Promised Reliability Strict Test Program: to ensure safe and smooth operation even in the most challenging conditions. Exclusive TUF features make this motherboard unique and innovative. ASUS implements cutting-edge thermal solutions CeraM!X and TUF Thermal Radar. CeraM!X is a premium ceramic coating technology that provides a larger surface for heat dissipation. TUF Thermal Radar is a unique solution that embeds 10 hardware sensors on the motherboard to provide real-time thermal detection with detailed information for every critical component. ASUS DIGI VRM technology offers full digital voltage regulation for real-time power control: unequaled stability and the most precise power delivery available in a mainstream platform. ASUS E.S.P (Efficient Switching Power) not only provides more switching power for the motherboard: but also offers higher efficiency with lower power loss and less waste heat generated. For ultimate durability: the SABERTOOTH 990FX uses military standard TUF capacitors: chokes and MOSFETS to ensure superior life-span even under the most demanding conditions. For the latest member of the ASUS TUF Series: now on AMD platform with NVIDIA SLI support along with the unique features of TUF: experience the new ASUS SABERTOOTH 990FX.