The back panel comprises of PS/2 keyboard, 6 USB ports, D-SUB, DVI-D, HDMI, GbE and audio ports.
On the top left corner of the motherboard, we can see the 3 full length PCIe 3.0 slots that supports CrossFireX.
2 x PCI-E x16 3.0 Slot (CFX x8)
1 x PCI-E x16 2.0 Slot (x4)
3 x PCI-E x1 2.0 Slot
On the edge of the board is the ALC898 audio codec with dedicated circuitry for the 7.1 CH audio.
On the bottom left of the mainboard are 6 SATA 6Gbps ports supporting RAID 0,1,5,10. There is also a front USB 3.0 connector, debug led, Power On/off , reset switches and the front panel connectors.
On the bottom right of the mainboard are 4 DIMM slots supporting up to DDR3-2800+ (OC).
On the right hand corner of the board is the LGA1150 CPU socket with surrounding components including the VRM, DisplayPort chipset, GbE chipset etc.