Asus A7v8x-x sa/wa/lan/ddr
The ASUS A7V8X motherboard is loaded with the most advanced technologies to deliver maximum performance for Socket A processors. Based on the advanced VIA® KT400 chipset with DDR 400 support, the ASUS A7V8X also features AGP8X, serial ATA, USB 2.0 as well as optional 6-channel audio, LAN and 1394. Unique ASUS features such as ASUS C.O.P.™, Q-Fan™, and MyLogo2™ and more are included to ensure the best user experience and value in a motherboard.
AGP 8X Technology
AGP8X (AGP 3.0) is the next generation VGA interface specification that enables enhanced graphics performance with high bandwidth speeds up to 2.12GB/s and twice as fast as AGP4X.
DDR400 (PC3200), the latest and fastest DDR memory standard, supports bandwidth up to 3.2GB/s to provide enhanced system performance. (Note: PC3200 Max. to 2 banks only; PC2700 Max. to 4 banks only)
Gigabit LAN Ready (optional)
The A7V8X with Broadcom® Gigabit LAN, delivers transfer speeds up to 10 times faster than conventional 10/100 Ethernet. Gigabit LAN is the networking standard for the future and is ideal for handling large amounts of data such as video and audio.
Serial ATA Technology (optional)
Serial ATA is the next generation ATA specification that provides scalable performance for today and tomorrow. With up to 150MB/s data transfer rate, Serial ATA is faster than current Parallel ATA, while providing 100% software compatibility.
S/PDIF in/out Interface (optional)
The A7V8X provides convenient connectivity to external home theater audio systems via an S/PDIF in/out module. Experience 5.1-channel surround sound and enhanced 3D audio while playing your favorite DVDs or games.
ASUS Post Reporter
During the computer POST (Power on Self-Test), ASUS Post Reporter provides friendly voice warnings through internal or external speakers, clearly explaining system errors for quick and easy optimization. The bundled Winbond Voice Editor software allows users to add customized system voice warnings and multi-language support.
IEEE 1394 (optional)
IEEE 1394 interface provides high speed digital interface for audio / video appliances such as digital television, digital video camcorders, storage peripherals & other PC portable devices.
ASUS EZ Flash
With ASUS EZ Flash, you can update BIOS directly from the BIOS setup menu. No more DOS-based flash utility and bootable diskette required.
ASUS C.O.P (CPU Overheating Protection)
ASUS C.O.P (CPU Overheating Protection) is a hardware protection circuit that automatically shuts down the system power before temperatures go high enough to permanently damage your CPU.
ASUS Multi-language BIOS
ASUS provides friendly BIOS setup menu in several languages to help you configure your system as easy as possible.
USB 2.0 Ready
USB 2.0 is the latest connectivity standard for next generation components and peripherals. Backward compatible with current USB 1.1 peripherals, USB 2.0 delivers transfer speeds up to 40 times faster at 480MB/s, for easy connectivity and ultra-fast data transfers.
Constant, high-pitched noise generated from heatsink fans are a thing of the past thanks to ASUS Q-Fan™. The ASUS A7V8X with Q-Fan™ technology intelligently adjusts fan speeds according to system loading to ensure quiet, cool and efficient operation.
All ASUS motherboards are designed and tested to meet the highest quality standards. Responsive customer support and frequent BIOS and driver updates ensure the fastest, most reliable performance. All ASUS motherboards are backed by a 3-year limited warranty.
ASUS Wincinema (for A7V8X GOLD version only)
A full array of bundled software is now available with ASUS motherboards! Submerge yourself in a whole new multimedia experience.
WinDVD: The world's most popular DVD software supporting 5.1-channel audio
WinRip: MP3 Player / Encoder / Ripper featuring virtual 5.1-channel and
surround sound effects.
WinCoder: Real-time MPEG-1 & 2 software video encoder
WinProducer: Easy-of-use MPEG-1 & 2 video editing software
ASUS A7v8x-x. Maximum internal memory: 3 GB. Networking features: Realtek 10/100 Mbps Ethernet PHY. Motherboard form factor: ATX. Bundled software: Drivers ASUS PC Probe Trend Micro PC-cillin 2002 anti-virus software ASUS LiveUpdate Utility. Controller interface type: UltraDMA/133/100/66, Audio output: ADI 1980 6-channel CODEC