Valuable 945G mATX solution!

    Enjoy the performance of Intel® Core™2 processor with P5L-MX! This motherbard supports Microsoft® DirectX 9 intergrated graphics, PCI-Express VGA when you're ready for upgrade, furthermore, SATA II, DDR2 memory support, and even Gigabit LAN!

    AI Lifestyle

    AI Lifestyle Series motherboards bring lifestyle and personal computing together. To create a peaceful environment, several new and improved innovations are also included to reduce noise and temperature. Don' t change your way of life for a computer. Instead let the ASUS AI Lifestyle Series improve the quality of your life.

    CPU and Chipsets features

    Intel LGA775 Pentium 4 CPU
    This motherboard supports the latest Pentium 4 CPU from Intel in LGA775 package. With 1066/ 800/ 533MHz FSB, Hyper-Threading Technology and core-speeds up to 3.8GHz and beyond, Intel's LGA775 Pentium 4 is one of the fastest desktop processors to date.

    Supports Intel® Dual/Single-Core 65nm Processors
    This motherboard support Intel® 65nm Pentium® D/ Intel® Pentium® 4/ Celeron® processors. ASUS motherboard is the ideal solution to enhance the performance of new generation processors.

    Intel 945G chipset
    The Intel 945G is the latest and one of the most powerful chipsets in personal computing. It supports 1066MHz FSB (front-side-bus), PCI Express x16 graphics card interface and dual-channel DDR2 memory, and Intel' s dual-core CPU for fast multi-tasking. Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950 provides a significant increase in graphics performance. Combined with the Intel ICH7R that provides four Serial ATA II ports with various RAID options and PCI Express interface, this motherboard is an excellent foundation for a powerful desktop.
    Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950
    The new Intel Graphics engine has new capabilities that provide a significant increase in graphics performance. DirectX 9 hardware acceleration, 400MHz core clock, and up to 224MB of video memory all together provide a full-value, high performance graphic solution to you. Through a dual-independent display technology, different content can be displayed on each monitor or stretched across both displays for more workspace.

    Memory features

    Dual-Channel DDR2 667

    Dual-channel DDR technology doubles the bandwidth of your system memory and hence boost the system performance to out perform any memory existing solutions in the market. System bottlenecks are eliminated with balanced architecture and peak bandwidths up to 10.6GB/s.
    LAN Feature

    Gb LAN Support

    The on-board LAN controller is a highly integrated GbLAN controller. It is enhanced with an ACPI management function to provide efficient power management for advanced operating systems.


    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.
    CrashFree BIOS 2
    The CrashFree BIOS2 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.

    EZ Flash
    With ASUS EZ Flash, you can update BIOS before entering operating system. No more DOS-based flash utility and bootable diskette required.

    * Personalize your system with customizable boot logo
    You can convert your favorite photo into a 256-color boot logo for a more colorful and vivid image on your screen.

    Interface Features

    S/PDIF-out on Back I/O Port
    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 quality.

    Serial ATA 3Gb/s
    The motherboard supports the next-generation hard drives based on the Serial ATA (SATA) 3Gb/s storage specification, delivering enhanced scalability and doubling the bus bandwidth for high-speed data retrieval and saves.
    High Definition Audio
    Enjoy high-end sound system on your PC! The onboard 8-channel HD audio (High Definition Audio, previously codenamed Azalia) CODEC enables high-quality 192KHz/24-bit audio output, jack-sensing feature, retasking functions and multi-streaming technology that simultaneously sends different audio streams to different destinations. You can now talk to your partners on the headphone while playing a multi-channel network games. All of these are done on one computer.


    The motherboard and its packaging comply with the European Union's Restriction on the use of Hazardous Substances (RoHS). This is in line with the ASUS vision of creating environment-friendly and recyclable products and packaging to safeguard consumers' health while minimizing the impact on the environment.