AA8-MAX Board Preview
Notice the unique layout of the power regulators, MOSFETs and
the thick wire traces to dissipate heat faster and more efficiently.
The thick wire traces are found underneath the board as well
AA8-MAX uses the new Realtek RTM862-431clock generator
Realtek 8110S-32 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Realtek ALC880 7.1 Channel audio that supports Intel High
Definition Audio specs.
Texas Instrument Firewire chip
The Debug LED for diagnostics purposes
The unique design of the Northbridge cooler
The back panel Multi-IO ports that sports SPDIF in/out, 8
Channels audio connectors, 4 USB ports and 1 RJ45 connector, 1 Firewire port