Voltage Regulator

The CPU voltage regulator circuit of the ASUS MAXIMUS VIII RANGER has 10 phases for the CPU. The voltage regulator uses a Digi+ ASM1400B controller chip (digital design). Each phase uses a TI NexFET CSD87350Q5D chip.

ASUS MAXIMUS VIIIFigure 10: voltage regulator circuit

The ASUS MAXIMUS VIII RANGER uses solid capacitors and all coils on this motherboard are ferrite ones.

If you want to learn more about the voltage regulator circuit, please read our tutorial on the subject.