The King of AMD Athlon 64 Motherboards
K8V-X is a great merge of the latest AMD Sempron CPU
and VIA's K8T800 chipset to juice up your system. Enjoy
fast performance with 800MHz HyperTransport, Cool 'n'
Quiet! Technology, AGP 8X graphics interface, SATA RAID,
and other advanced ASUS unique features.
AMD Sempron processor
AMD Sempron processors for desktop
and mobile products offer best in class performance,
compatibility with all the applications you need,
and the reliability of AMD processors.
AMD Athlon 64 Processor
The AMD Athlon 64 processor is based
on AMD64 technology, which represents the landmark
introduction of the industry's first x86-64 technology.
This next-generation processor provides a dramatic
leap forward in compatibility, performance, investment
protection, and reduced total cost of ownership and
VIA K8T800 chipset is powering next generation 64-bit
compatible platforms based around the new AMD Athlon
64 processors. The K8T800 combined with the VIA VT8237
South Bridge enables an unparalleled range of cutting
edge I/O and multimedia features, including an HyperTransport
Bus Link, AGP 8X, native Serial ATA/RAID.
AMD Cool 'n' Quiet! Technology
The K8V-X supports AMD Cool 'n' Quiet! Technology,
which monitors system operation and automatically
adjusts CPU voltage and frequency for a cool and quiet
technology is a high-speed, low latency, point-to-point
link designed to increase the communication speed
between integrated circuits in computers, servers,
embedded systems, and networking and telecommunications
equipment up to 48 times faster than some existing
The AI Series supports Gigabit LAN by
integrating the Marvell 88E8001GbLAN controller, equipped
with a unique net-diagnosing utility-- VCT (Virtual
Cable Tester). The controller intelligently detects
net connection status up to 100 meters from a remote
location and reports the distance of bad cable.
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.
Instant music Lite
Through this unigure feature, ASUS motherboard
are conveniently designed to allow users to enjoy
their favorite music, without the need to enter Windows.
ASUS provides friendly localized BIOS setup
menu to help you configure your system as easy as
You can convert your favorite photo into a 256-color
boot logo for a more colorful and vivid image on your
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.
Simply restart the system and the BIOS will automatically
restore the CPU default setting for each parameter.
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.
S/PDIF-out Port on back I/O
(on audio model only)
The K8V-X's S/PDIF out function turns your computer
into a high-end entertainment system with digital
connectivity to powerful speaker systems.
6 Channel Audio
The K8V-X uses an onboard Audio CODEC that lets you
enjoy high-quality 6-channel audio without having
to buy advanced sound cards.
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
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