Asus P5E3 Deluxe X38 Mainboard Preview Page: 1
Asus P5E3 Deluxe X38 Mainboard Preview

Over at VR-Zone someone got their lucky hands on the new Asus P5E3-D...

Asus have gone with a rather extravagant heatpipe design but the general layout looks OK:

The capacitors/heatpipes look too close to the socket for many aftermarket cooling options: 

There is a wide range of connectivity:

A close-up of the NB heatpipe cooler:

Sata ports and IDE slot have been turned 90 degrees, a good move by Asus:

There seems to be 3 pci-e slots, note the black one at the bottom. Checking the first image it seems long graphics cards may interfere with the RAM slots:

For a few BIOS shots and voltage options, check the source link at the top of the page.

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