A 7 liter chassis barebone that can be placed vertically or horizontally to accommodate any work and home EFI BIOS - EZ Mode - Flexible & Easy BIOS InterfaceAI Suite II - One-stop Access to Innovative ASUS FeaturesMemOK! - Any Memory is A-OK!True USB 3.0 Support - fully unleash performanceWebStorage-Simpler file sharing Shop Modal header Design Classic designWith elegant lightweight design, S2 can be placed vertically or horizontally to accommodate any environments. Moreover, with theater-like HD 8 channel audio, it allows better entertaining enjoyment with high quality sound. CPU, Chipset, and Graphic Features LGA1155 socket for Intel® Second Generation Core™ i7/ i5/ i3 ProcessorsS2-P8H61E supports the Intel® second generation Core™ i7 / Core™ i5 / Core™ i3 processors in LGA1155 package with memory and PCI Express controllers integrated to support 2-channel (2 DIMMs) DDR3 memory and 16 PCI Express 2.0 lanes. This provides great graphics performance. Intel® second generation Core™ i7 / Core™ i5 / Core™ i3 processors are among the most powerful and energy efficient CPUs in the world. Intel® H61 Express Chipset The Intel® H61 Express Chipset is the latest single-chipset design to support the new 1155 socket Intel® Core™ i7 / Core™ i5 / Core™ i3 2nd generation processors. It provides improved performance by utilizing serial point-to-point links, allowing increased bandwidth and stability. Connectivity HDMI SupportEnjoy Full HD 1080p Multimedia Home-Theater Entertainment Immerse yourself into a cinematic experience by connecting to a HD monitor or TV with the HDMI port. USB 3.0 SupportExperience ultra-fast data transfers at 4.8Gbps with USB 3.0 - the latest connectivity standard. Built to connect easily with next-generation components and peripherals, USB 3.0 transfers data 10X faster and is also backward compatible with USB 2.0 components. Native SATA 6Gb/s SupportThe Intel® H61 Chipset natively supports next-generation Serial ATA (SATA) storage interface, this motherboard delivers up to 6.0 Gb/s data transfer rates. Additionally, get enhanced scalability, faster data retrieval, double the bandwidth of current bus systems. ASUS Exclusive Features EPUEnergy Efficiency All AroundTap into the world's first real-time PC power saving chip through a simple onboard switch or AI Suite II utility. Get total system-wide energy optimization by automatically detecting current PC loadings and intelligently moderating power consumption. This also reduces fan noise and extends component longevity! EFI BIOS (EZ Mode)Flexible & Easy BIOS Interface The brand new ASUS EFI BIOS offers a user-friendly interface that goes beyond traditional keyboard-only BIOS controls to enable more flexible and convenient mouse input. Users can easily navigate the new EFI BIOS with the same smoothness as their operating system. The exclusive EZ Mode displays frequently-accessed setup info, while the Advanced Mode is for experienced performance enthusiasts that demand far more intricate system settings. AI Suite IIOne-stop Access to Innovative ASUS Features With its user-friendly interface, ASUS AI Suite II consolidates all exclusive ASUS features into one simple-to-use package. It allows users to supervise energy management, voltage and sensor readings and monitor your PC condition. This all-in-one software offers diverse and easy to use functions, with no need to switch back and forth between different utilities. CrashFree BIOS3Simply restore corrupted BIOS data from USB flash disk The ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3 allows users to restore corrupted BIOS data from a USB flash disk containing the BIOS file. This utility saves users the cost and hassle of buying a replacement BIOS chip. Q-FanExcellent Thermal and Acoustic Solutions The close integration of mechanical components and motherboard design creates the best air flow possible. Also, the S2-P8H61E uses unique Q-Fan Technology to detect CPU loading and temperatures automatically. It provides the best thermal and acoustic designs towards a quiet working environment. Solid Cap.Uses 100% All High-quality Conductive Polymer Capacitors!This barebone uses all high-quality conductive polymer capacitors onboard for durability, improved lifespan, and enhanced thermal capacity. Software Ai-Charger50% faster charge speed with USB 3.0 ports. Compatible with the latest USB-powered tablets, phones and other devices*. * Device needs to be compatible with BC1.1 certificate (released on April 15, 2009, by USB Implementers Forum). WebStorageSimpler file sharing A virtual data storage space in cloud. Share your pictures, music and movies with 3GB free storage space. With keyword search, you can find the relevant files in no time. Record and upload the important meeting notes with snap shots, and then access them on any devices! RoHS GreenASUSThe Barebone is European Union´s Energy-related Products (ErP) ready, and ErP requires products to meet certain energy efficiency requirements in regards to energy consumptions. This is in line with ASUS vision of creating environment-friendly and energy-efficient products through product design and innovation to reduce carbon footprint of the product and thus mitigate environmental impacts.