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H81M-C

CPU

Intel® Socket 1150 for 4th Generation Core™ i7/Core™ i5/Core™ i3/Pentium®/Celeron® Processors
Supports Intel® 22 nm CPU
Supports Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 
* The Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 support depends on the CPU types.
* Refer to www.asus.com for CPU support list

Chipset

Intel® H81

Memory

2 x DIMM, Max. 16GB, DDR3 1600/1333/1066 MHz Memory
Dual Channel Memory Architecture
Supports Intel® Extreme Memory Profile (XMP)
* Hyper DIMM support is subject to the physical characteristics of individual CPUs. 
* Refer to www.asus.com for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists).
* Due to Intel® chipset limitation, DDR3 1600 MHz and higher memory modules on XMP mode will run at the maximum transfer rate of DDR3 1600 Mhz.

Graphic

Integrated Graphics Processor
Multi-VGA output support : DVI-D/RGB ports
- Supports DVI-D with max. resolution 1920  x 1200  @ 60 Hz
- Supports RGB with max. resolution 1920  x 1200  @ 60  Hz
Maximum shared memory of 1024  MB

Expansion Slots

1 x PCIe 2.0 x16
2 x PCIe 2.0 x1
1 x PCI

Storage

Intel® H81 chipset :
2 x SATA 3Gb/s port(s), dark brown
2 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s), yellow,
Supports Intel® Rapid Start Technology, Intel® Smart Connect Technology *1

LAN

Realtek® RTL8111G, 1 x Gigabit LAN Controller(s)

Audio

Realtek® ALC887-VD 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC *2
- Supports : Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel Jack-retasking, Anti-pop Function

USB Ports

Intel® H81 chipset :
2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 port(s) (2 at back panel, blue)
Intel® H81 chipset :
8 x USB 2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, , 4 at mid-board)

Special Features

ASUS EPU :
- EPU
ASUS Exclusive Features :
- GPU Boost
- AI Suite 3
- Ai Charger
- Anti-Surge
- ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode featuring friendly graphics user interface
- Network iControl
- USB 3.0 Boost
ASUS Quiet Thermal Solution :
- ASUS Fan Xpert
ASUS EZ DIY :
- ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3 
- ASUS EZ Flash 2 
- ASUS MyLogo 2 
ASUS Q-Design :
- ASUS Q-Slot
100% All High-quality Conductive Polymer Capacitors

Operating System Support

Windows® 8
Windows® 7

Back I/O Ports

1 x PS/2 keyboard (purple)
1 x PS/2 mouse (green)
1 x DVI-D
1 x D-Sub
1 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)
2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1
4 x USB 2.0
1 x Parallel port(s)
1 x Audio jack(s)

Internal I/O Ports

2 x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 2.0 port(s)
1 x TPM header
1 x COM port(s) connector(s)
2 x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)
2 x SATA 3Gb/s connector(s)
1 x CPU Fan connector(s)
1 x Chassis Fan connector(s)
1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)
1 x 4-pin ATX 12V Power connector(s)
1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP)
1 x Internal speaker connector(s)
1 x System panel(s)
1 x Clear CMOS jumper(s)

Accessories

User´s manual
I/O Shield
2 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s)

BIOS

64 Mb Flash ROM, AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI2.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 2.7, ACPI 2.0a

Manageability

WfM 2.0, DMI 2.0, WOL by PME, PXE

Support Disc

Drivers
ASUS Utilities
ASUS Update
Anti-virus software (OEM version)

Form Factor

mATX Form Factor
9.6  inch x 7  inch ( 24.4  cm x 17.8  cm )

Note

*1-1:Due to the limitation of the Intel® H81chipset, Intel® Rapid Start Technology can be configured only from the BIOS Setup program.
*1-2:These functions will work depending on the CPU installed.
*2:Use a chassis with HD audio module in the front panel to support an 8-channel audio output.
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