Asus Maximus 4 Extreme

  • Asus Maximus 4 Extreme
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Based on 8 scores, 20 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    7
  • Good:
    0
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Includes all the bells and whistles.
  • Strong performance.
  • Plethora of overclocking options.

Cons:

  • Price.
  • Extended ATX size may not fit all ATX chassis.

Expert reviews and ratings

By OverClock Intelligence Agency on

We've all heard the old adage of "saving the best for last" and with the ASUS Maximus IV Extreme, such a saying couldn't be any more true. I've been running a Socket 1155 test system since Sandy Bridge was released in January 2011 and as I...

By FutureLooks on 90

The Republic of Gamers message has been lost in translation over the last few years. However, with renewed vigor, ROG is aimed at being the very best of any motherboard or video card that ASUS has to offer. It should offer very high end performance as...

By Bigbruin on

If you're a hard core overclocker, the ASUS Maximus IV Extreme P67 ROG motherboard will provide you with all of the tools you could ever need to squeeze every last drop of performance out of your hardware. If you are merely an inquisitive...

By Bjorn3D on 90

The Maximus IV Extreme is an excellent board and performs very well with many pluses that cannot be denied. The board overclocks within the blink of an eye, though most P67/Z68 boards do as well–this is an architectural benefit. This leaves all...

By Ninjalane on 100

The ROG Maximus IV Extreme is a very unique motherboard that combines many of the enthusiast features that overclockers want with the mainstream stability that gamers and computer users demand. The majority of that comes from the technology that...

By Pro-Clockers on

The ASUS Maximus IV Extreme is an incredible motherboard with features galore. Features that we have only come to see from a company such as ASUS, from their years of providing this select consumer market just what they want. The M4E may not be for...

By Vortez on

Casual overclockers will adore the Maximus IV Extreme. As we have shown briefly the BIOS is a dream to work with. Not only is it user-friendly thanks to UEFI, but it has so many customisable options inside that it will satisfy all levels of user –...

By Pureoverclock on

As we've seen over the last couple of years, ASUS has been leading the way with innovative features and technologies, nost notably on their Republic of Gamer products. Indeed, the Maximus IV Extreme is proof of that. We've also seen the rest of...

By Hi Tech Legion on

Motherboards that carry the Republic of Gamers brand come with a certain level of expectation and similar to movies, sequels are often at risk of being bloated as the impulse usually is to throw everything to the update, making it grander than the...

By Ocaholic on

Generally spoken we can recommend the ASUS Maximus IV Extreme to any overclocker or gamer who's looking for a motherboard that come with a very good overall performance. In the box you also find a lot of accessories. There even are stickers,...

By TechReaction.net on

What we’re faced with today are two excellent choices for a new Intel P67 based system. Both boards are packed with features and high end components. However, if you are looking for the best in this segment, the final verdict is in. The Maximus IV...

By TechReaction.net on

So again we consider Sandy Bridge… It’s the new mid-range segment, and the performance is very similar to the previous generation high end product as we’ve seen here; matching or beating Bloomfield in nearly every test. But is it the...

By Overclock3D on 73

So if the results of the LGA1155 CPU tests have got you dribbling, should you be splurging your cash on the Red and Black?Obviously at this early stage of the game it's a tough call as we haven't got a lot to compare against. So far we've...

International Review By hwlegend.com on

Nella recensione odierna andremo ad analizzare la nuova soluzione top di gamma prodotta da ASUS per la nuova piattaforma Intel Sandy Bridge LGA-1155, facente parte della famiglia di punta ROG "Republic of Gamers", una linea che nasce con l’intento...

International Review By PCWorld France on 91

Après avoir retourné dans tous les sens quelques cartes mère P67 pendant bien deux mois, testé environ six Bios par carte, l’Asus Maximus IV Extreme est de loin la meilleurs carte P67 que nous avons pu tester. Son Bios UEFI...

International Review By Hardwareluxx on

enDas ASUS Maximus IV Extreme kann in fast allen Belangen überzeugen: Es ist sehr gut ausgestattet, bietet enorme Einstellungsmöglichkeiten und stellt insgesamt ein sehr gutes Paket dar. Aber auch wenn das Maximus IV Extreme das momentan beste...

International Review By Gamezoom.net on 90

Mit dem Maximus IV Extreme hat ASUS ein Mainboard veröffentlicht, dass eigentlich alles bietet, was das Enthusiasten-Herz begehrt. Die P67-Platine verfügt über zahlreiche Features, eine hervorragende Leistung und punktet darüber...

International Review By Ocaholic German on

Generell können wir das Asus Maximus IV Extreme Overclockern sowie Gamern ans Herz legen, die ein Board suchen, welches über sehr gute Performance verfügt. Die Ausstattung die beim Board beiliegt ist auch nicht ohne. Es ist alles dabei,...

International Review By AwardFabrik on 93

Mit dem Maxiumus IV Extreme hat ASUS ein Mainboard auf dem Markt gebracht, dass eigentlich alles bietet, was das Herz begehrt. Neben einer üppigen Ausstattung und einer langen Feature-Liste, ist es auf Extreme-OC vorbereitet, aber auch für den...

International Review By Hartware.net on 85

Das ASUS Maximus IV Extreme ist nichts für Otto-Normal-Nutzer. Dafür verbraucht es im Vergleich zu den Intel Mainboards zuviel Strom. Zudem benötigt kaum ein Heimanwender ROG-Connect oder drei Grafikkarten-Steckplätze. Denn das ASUS...