ASUS has once again kept up with leading trends and technologies by announcing the release of a wide range of high-performance motherboards to take advantage of the most high-end and upcoming 140W Powered CPU. The CPU is equipped with the fastest CPU core frequencies among AMD Phenom CPUs, and will provide awesome performances for thread-intensive games and applications; backed with a solid power design for the most stable operations. ASUS is the first motherboard producer to offer the most completed product lines to support these latest 140W powered CPUs – providing users with the most flexible choice of motherboards for the future.

140W CPU Ready Motherboards

The chart below shows the ASUS motherboards that are currently 140W CPU-ready. With top-notch R&D, ASUS constantly stays in step with the latest developments and technologies to provide users with hardware and firmware for optimal performance and functionality. The following list is not exhaustive, and more 140W CPU Ready ASUS motherboards are expected to be announced soon.

The reasons for choosing ASUS new M3 series:

  • Supporting the most powerful 140W AMD Phenom X4 9950 CPU
  • No extra cost for new motherboard when upgrading new 140W CPU in the future
  • Unleash 125W/95W CPU overclock capability with new power design
  • Lower temperature to reinforce component lifespan

ASUS 140W CPU Ready Motherboards

Motherboard Model


ROG Series

Crosshair II Formula

nForce 780a SLI

M3N Series

M3N-HT Deluxe/Mempipe

nForce 780a SLI

M3N-HT Deluxe/HDMI

nForce 780a SLI


nForce 750a SLI


GeForce 8300


GeForce 8200

M3A Series

M3A32-MVP Deluxe/WiFi-AP


M3A32-MVP Deluxe






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