The first motherboard supporting
802.11g AP functions
The ASUS A8V Deluxe is the ideal networking platform
for SOHO and homes. Supporting WiFi@HOME, a unique
feature found only in ASUS solutions, users can easily
establish an 802.11g wireless LAN through a user-friendly,
one-touch set up wizard. Also incorporating industry-leading
specifications for CPU, memory, system bus, Gigabit
LAN and Dual RAID, the A8V Deluxe is excellent for
home server applications.
Supports AMD Socket 939 Athlon 64FX/Athlon 64
This motherboard supports AMD 939-pin
Athlon 64 FX/ Athlon 64 processors with 1MB/512KB
L2 cache which is based on 64-bit architecture. It
features 2000 MT/s HyperTransport
Bus, dual-channel un-buffered DDR400 memory
support and AMD Cool 'n' Quiet! Technology.
AMD Cool 'n' Quiet! Technology
Supports AMD Cool 'n' Quiet! Technology, which monitors
system operation and automatically adjusts CPU voltage
and frequency for a cool and quiet environment.
The VIA K8T800Pro chipset incorporated two Serial
ATA connectors with RAID 0(striping), RAID 1(mirroring),
and JBOD(spanning) functions while the Promise 20378
controller provides another two Serial ATA and two
UltraATA133 connectors for RAID 0(striping), RAID
1(mirroring), RAID 0+1, and
multiple RAID functions. The motherboard is
the ideal solution to enhance hard disk performance
IEEE 1394 interface
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.
AI NET (GbLAN)
The AI Series supports Gigabit LAN by
integrating the Marvell 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.
AI AUDIO (8-channel digital
A8V Deluxe supports eight channels of
audio output. AI Audio automatically detects and identifies
what types of peripherals are plugged into the audio
I/O jacks and notifies users of inappropriate connection.
There are also three Universal Audio Jack (UAJ®), which
eliminates cable connection errors and confusion among
Line-in, Line-out and Mic jacks. With the bundled WinDVD
Platinum 5, A8V Deluxe supports 7.1-channel output,
making your movie-watching experience truly a blast!
A unique option in BIOS that enables quick
overclocking up to 30% (depends on CPU and RAM). It
automatically detects and optimizes every relevant
parameter to provide both performance and stability.
The BIOS in AI Series also keeps all the special
design for overclocking:
-- Flexible CPU Core Voltage Adjustments in 0.025V
increments over defaults
-- SFS (Stepless Frequency Selection) up to 400MHz
at 1MHz increanerts
-- ASUS C.P.R.(CPU Parameter Recall)
CrashFree BIOS 2~
Whenever BIOS gets corrupted, ASUS CrashFree BIOS
2 allows users to reboot the computer and perform
an smart auto-recovery procedure through the motherboard
This unique technology intelligently and automatically
adjusts CPU/Chassis fan speeds according to system
load and temperature, enabling users to work in a
distraction-free environment with minimal noise.
ASUS POST Reporter~
A voice warning design during POST notifies users
of any system errors, which means no more complicated
Coaxial/Optical S/PDIF out ports
on back I/O
This motherboard provides convenient connectivity
to external home theater audio systems via an optical
or coaxial S/PDIF-out (SONY-PHILIPS Digital Interface)
jack. It allows to transfer digital audio without
converting to analog format and keeps the best signal
Through this unigure feature, ASUS motherboard are
conveniently designed to allow users to enjoy their
favorite music, without the need to enter Windows.
You can convert your favorite photo into a 256-color
boot logo for a more colorful and vivid image on your
ASUS provides friendly localized BIOS setup menu to
help you configure your system as easy as possible.
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.