Who needs an official launch date when you can just buy something beforehand?  The Inquirer has a link to an Austrian retailer who will sell you an ASUS Striker II Formula.  Order early and avoid the rush.

“Over at Idealo.at there is a listing for the Asus Striker II Formula, a €250 board in the ASsus high-end line up.

According to the listing, the board has all the standard features of the 780i chipset (including three PCI-E x16 slots) as well as a couple of standard PCI slots for Physx and Audigy cards.”

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