Dual AMD Opteron, NVIDIA nForce4 Pro, DDR400, 2x PCI, 1x PCI-E, SATA
ASUS K8N-DL, Dual AMD Opteron Socket 940 extended ATX motherboard
K8N-DL provides a dramatic leap in compatibility and performance. K8N-DL also reduces cost of ownership and development. It's like a green hurricane to attract your vision, but the question is: are you ready for it?
Dual Opteron CPU
The AMD Opteron processor for servers, workstation, and high-end desktop are based on AMD 64 architecture. This next-generation processor provides a dramatic leap forward in compatibility, performance, investment protection, and reduced total cost of ownership and development.
nVidia nForce4 Professional chipset
NVIDIA nForce™ 4 Professional chipset deliver unbelievable PC performance. Get it all: PCI Express for AMD platforms and support for the latest SATA 3Gb/s drives.
DDR400 ECC Registered
The 128-bit DDR Memory architecture doubles the DDR400 bandwidth. System bottlenecks are eliminated with balanced architecture and peak bandwidths up to 6.4 GB/s. E CC Registered memory can provide excellent data reliability.
K8N-DL supports next-generation SATA hard drives based on the new SATA 3Gb/s storage specification. Furthermore, the chipset has two dedicated SATA controllers delivering more scalable performance and doubles the bus bandwidth for fast hard drive data retrieval and saves.
8 Channel Stereo
K8N-DL has eight channels of audio output with Coaxial and optical S/PDIF connector designed to maximize your auditory experience. AI Audio also provides automatically detects and notifies user of any inappropriate connection.
Smart Fan technology intelligently adjusts fan speeds according to system loading to ensure quiet, cool and efficient operation.
CrashFree BIOS 2
The CrashFree BIOS 2 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.
With ASUS EZ Flash, you can update BIOS before entering operating system. No more DOS- based flash utility and bootable diskette required.
You can convert your favorite photo into a 256-color boot logo for a more colorful and vivid image on your screen.
ASUS K8N-DL, Dual AMD Opteron. Maximum internal memory: 24 GB. Processor family: AMD, Processor socket: Socket 940. Networking features: Fast/Gigabit Ethernet. Motherboard form factor: Extended ATX, Audio output channels: 7.1 channels. Bundled software: Norton Internet Security 2005