6 Channel Audio & SoundMAX
Digital Audio System
The SoundMAX Digital Audio System is the industry's
highest performance and most reliable audio solution
for business perfessionals, audiophiles, musicians,
and gamers. SoundMAX Digital Audio System can output
5.1 channel surround sound and features state-of-the-art
DLS2 MIDI synthesizer with Yamaha DLSbyXG sound set,
5.1 Virtual Theater™ and supports and major game
audio technologies including Microsoft DirectX™
8.0, Microsoft DirectSound 3D, A3D, MacroFX, ZoomFX,
MultiDrive 5.1, A3D and EAX.
10/100 Mbps LAN Supports
Easy connectivity to your network or broadband
connection with onboard LAN port, lets you take gaming
online without having to buy an additional LAN card.
Max. 8 USB2.0 ports support
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
ASUS CrashFree BIOS2
The CrashFree BIOS 2 feature now includes the BIOS auto-recovery
function in a support CD.
Users can reboot their system through the support CD
when a bootable disk is not available,
and go through the simple BIOS auto-recovery process.
ASUS motherboards now enable users to enjoy this protection
feature without the need to pay for an optional ROM.
C.P.R.(CPU Parameter Recall)
When the system hangs due to overclocking failure, there
is no need to open the case to clear CMOS data. Just
simply restart the system, the BIOS would show the previous
setting and then users can amend the CPU setting again.
ASUS EZ Flash
With ASUS EZ Flash, you can update BIOS before entering
operating system. No more DOS-based flash utility and
bootable diskette required.
Trend Micro™ PC-cillin 2002 anti-virus software
Bonus! Free bundleTrend Micro™ PC-cillin 2002 anti-virus
software (OEM version)