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Asus P9X79 Deluxe


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Model: Asus P9X79 Deluxe

Socket  2011
CPU Compatibility  Intel Socket 2011 for 2nd Generation Intel Core i7 Processor Extreme Edition
Form Factor  ATX
Chipset Manufacturer  Intel
Chipset  X79 Express
Front Side Bus  QuickPath Interconnect
Network Connectivity  Dual Gigabit Networking + 802.11 B/G/N
Network Controller  Intel 82579V, Realtek 8111E
Audio Controller  Realtek ALC898
Cooling System  Heatsink
Color  Black
Memory Support
Type  DDR3
Maximum Speed  1866 MHz
Number of Slots  8
Maximum Size per Slot  8 GB
Maximum Amount Supported  64 GB
External Connections
USB 2.0  4
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (USB 3.0)  6
Audio Out  Surround Sound (7.1)
Audio In  Line-In/Microphone
S/PDIF  Optical
External SATA  2
LAN (RJ45)  2
Wireless Antenna Port  Yes
Internal Connections
USB 2.0  4 (providing 8 ports)
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (USB 3.0)  1
SATA II 3.0Gbps  4
SATA III 6.0Gbps  4
SATA Controllers
SATA II 3.0Gbps Controller 1  4 port - Intel X79
SATA III 6.0Gbps Controller 1  2 port - Intel X79
SATA III 6.0Gbps Controller 2  2 port - Marvell 9128
Expansion Slots
Slot 1  PCI Express 3.0 x16
Slot 2  PCI Express 2.0 x1
Slot 3  PCI Express 3.0 x16
Slot 4  PCI Express 3.0 x8 in a x16 size
Slot 5  PCI Express 3.0 x16
Slot 6  PCI Express 2.0 x1
Additional Information
SLI Compatible  Yes
Crossfire Compatible  Yes
RAID Support  0,1,5,10
Bluetooth  Yes (3.0)
BIOS Features
EZ Flash  Yes
OC Profiles  Yes
Height  305 mm (12.0 in)
Width  244 mm (9.6 in)

Bluetooth and ESATA share lanes with the two PCI-E x1 slots on this motherboard. In order to have this functionality, no cards may be installed into those slots.

Bluetooth shares a PCI-E lane with the top PCI-E x1 slot.
ESATA shares a PCI-E lane with the bottom PCI-E x1 slot.

with the Asus P9X79 Deluxe.