P6-P8H61E - Intel Socket 1155, Intel® H61 Express, 2 x DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz max. 16GB, 1 x PCI-e x1, 1 x PCI-e 2.0 x16, Intergrated Gfx, 3 x SATA II (3.0 Gb/s), Gigabit Ethernet, Realtek ALC887 8-ch., 200 W (PFC)
Glossy surfaces and an eye-catching power button bring out the feeling of the design, meant to convey great yet subtle power. P6-P8H61E is the economic choice of Intel solution with HDMI and delivers optimized 3D graphics performance. It supports high definition content, full 1080P, and smooth playback. 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 Processors
P6-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 2nd generation Intel® Core™ i7 / i5 /i3 processors. It provides improved performance by utilizing serial point-to-point links, allowing increased bandwidth and stability. Additionally, the H61 provides 4 SATA 3.0 Gb/s ports for faster data retrieval at double the bandwidth of current bus systems.
Dual-Channel DDR3 1333 / 1066MHz support
P6-P8H61E supports DDR3 memory that features data transfer rates of 1333 / 1066 MHz to meet the higher bandwidth requirements of the latest 3D graphics, multimedia, and Internet applications. The dual-channel DDR3 architecture enlarges the bandwidth of your system memory to boost system performance.
Enjoy 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 Support
Experience 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.
Latest Transfer Technology
Dual-channel DDR3 1333/1066 support
The motherboard supports DDR3 memory that features data transfer rates of 1333/1066MHz to meet the higher bandwidth requirements of the latest 3D graphics, multimedia, and internet applications. The dual-channel DDR3 architecture enlarges the bandwidth of system memory to boost performance.
ASUS Exclusive Features
Energy Efficiency All Around
Tap 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 II
One-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.
Any Memory is A-OK!
MemOK! quickly ensures memory boot compatibility. This remarkable memory rescue tool requires a mere push of a button to patch memory issues. MemOK! determines failsafe settings and dramatically improves system boot success. Get your system up and running in no time!
Simply 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.
Excellent Thermal and Acoustic Solutions
The close integration of mechanical components and motherboard design creates the best air flow possible. Also, the P6-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.
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.
The 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.
ASUS P6-P8H61E, Mini Tower. Motherboard chipset: Intel H61 Express, Processor socket: LGA 1155 (Socket H2), Compatible processor series: Core i3,Core i5,Core i7. Processor family: Intel. Memory slots type: DIMM, Maximum internal memory: 16 GB, Supported memory clock speeds: 1333 MHz. Storage drive interface: Serial ATA II. Audio output channels: 7.1 channels, Audio system: Realtek ALC887