Note: As this is a server motherboard, some desktop features are not present: standby/sleep functionality is not guaranteed, and this board does not support the "Hibernation" feature built into Windows. SATA ports do not support hot swap. Video card support is limited to cards under 300W max.
|CPU Compatibility||Intel Xeon 5500 Series|
|Chipset||5520 / ICH10R|
|Front Side Bus||QuickPath Interconnect|
|Network Connectivity||Dual Gigabit Networking|
|Network Controller||Intel 82575EB|
|Audio Controller||7.1 HD audio|
|Maximum Speed||1333 MHz|
|Number of Slots||12|
|Maximum Size per Slot||8 GB|
|Maximum Amount Supported||96 GB|
|Audio Out||Surround Sound (7.1)|
|USB 2.0||2 (providing 4 ports)|
|SATA II 3.0Gbps||6|
|SATA II 3.0Gbps Controller 1||6 port - Intel ICH10R|
|Slot 1||PCI Express 2.0 x16|
|Slot 2||PCI Express 2.0 x16|
|Slot 3||PCI Express x1|
|Slot 4||PCI Express x4|
|Height||305 mm (12.0 in)|
|Width||330 mm (13.0 in)|
Designed for world-class performance and flexible expandability for graphics-intensive applications, Intel Workstation Board S5520SC supports up to two processors from the Intel Xeon processor 5500 series, 12 highly scalable DDR3 memory DIMMs, multiple high-speed PCI Express* I/O (two PCIe* 2.0 x 16 slots), high-speed IEEE1394a port, and HD 7.1 channel audio. It is ideal for graphics-intensive applications including CAD, CAM, industrial and web design.
with the Intel S5520SC (Shady Cove).