Asus P8C WS


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Model: Asus P8C WS


Socket 1155
CPU Compatibility Intel Socket 1155 for 3rd/2nd Generation Core i3/i5/i7 Processors and Xeon E3-1200/12x5 v2 Processors
Form Factor ATX
Chipset Manufacturer Intel
Chipset C216
Front Side Bus QuickPath Interconnect
Network Connectivity Dual Gigabit Networking
Network Controller Intel 82574L
Audio Controller Realtek ALC 892 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC
Cooling System Heatsink
Color Black
Memory Support
Type DDR3
Maximum Speed 1600 MHz
Number of Slots 4
Maximum Size per Slot 8 GB
Maximum Amount Supported 32 GB
Onboard Video
Chipset Manufacturer Intel
Processor Type CPU Integrated Graphics
Maximum Shared Memory 1024 MB
Maximum DVI Resolution  1920x1200
External Connections
USB 2.0 6
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (USB 3.0) 2
PS/2 Keyboard Yes
Audio Out Surround Sound (7.1)
Audio In Line-In/Microphone
S/PDIF Optical and Coaxial
LAN (RJ45) 2
Firewire 1
Internal Connections
USB 2.0 1 (providing 2 ports)
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (USB 3.0) 1
SATA II 3.0Gbps 4
SATA III 6.0Gbps 2
Serial (Com) 1
Printer (LPT) 1
TPM (module sold separately) 1
Firewire 1
SATA Controllers
SATA II 3.0Gbps Controller 1 4 port - Intel C216
SATA III 6.0Gbps Controller 1 2 port - Intel C216
Expansion Slots
Slot 1 PCI Express 3.0 x16
Slot 3 PCI Express 3.0 x16
Slot 4 PCI Express 2.0 x1
Slot 5 PCI Express 2.0 x4 in a x16 size
Slot 6 PCI
Slot 7 PCI Express 2.0 x4 in a x16 size
Additional Information
Crossfire Compatible Yes
RAID Support 0,1,5,10
BIOS Features
EZ Flash Yes
OC Profiles Yes
Height 305 mm (12.0 in)
Width 245 mm (9.6 in)


  • Includes a 2-port USB 2.0 / Firewire 1394a bracket and a COM port bracket. Depending on the system configuration, these brackets may or may not be installed
  • Supports non-registered (unbuffered) RAM when used with an Intel Xeon CPU
  • Includes two internal USB 2.0 ports