Other Features

This motherboard comes with a POST diagnostics display, so you can see – through a two-digit code – which component is preventing your computer from turning on. There are also a “MemOK!” button, which tests memory compatibility.

ASUS MAXIMUS VIIIFigure 7: POST diagnostics displays and MemOK! button

The MAXIMUS VIII RANGER has power, reset, and cleaCMOS buttons, shown in Figure 8.

ASUS MAXIMUS VIIIFigure 8: power, reset, and clear CMOS buttons

In Figure 9, you can see the accessories that come with the MAXIMUS VIII RANGER. One of them is a plastic frame that helps to install and remove the CPU with no risk to damage the socket pins.

ASUS MAXIMUS VIIIFigure 9: accessories