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Asus-m5a99x-evo.32886590
8.7 out of 10

Asus M5A99X EVO

Dual Intelligent Processors 2 with DIGI+ VRM - Digital Power D Read more

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
CPU
AMD AM3+ FX™/Phenom™ II/Athlon™ II/Sempron™ 100 Series Processors Supports AM3+ 32 nm CPUSupports CPU up to 8 coresSupports CPU up to 140 WAMD Cool 'n' Quiet™ Technology
Chipset
AMD 990X/SB950
Memory
4 x DIMM, Max. 32GB, DDR3 2133(O.C.)/1866/1600/1333/1066 Hz ECC, Non-ECC, Un-buffered MemoryDual Channel Memory Architecture* Refer to www.asus.com or user manual for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists).* Due to OS limitation, when installing total memory of 4GB capacity or more, Windows® 32-bit operation system may only recognize less than 3GB. Install a 64-bit Windows® OS when you want to install 4GB or more memory on the motherboard.* Due to CPU spec., AMD 100 series CPUs support up to DDR3 1066MHz. With ASUS design, this motherboard can support up to DDR3 1333MHz.
System Bus
Up to 5.2 GT/s HyperTransport™ 3.0
Multi-GPU Support
Supports NVIDIA® Quad-GPU SLI™ TechnologySupports AMD Quad-GPU CrossFireX™ Technology
Expansion Slots
2 x PCIe 2.0 x16 (x16 or dual x8) 1 x PCIe 2.0 x16 (x4 mode, black) 2 x PCIe 2.0 x1 1 x PCI
Storage
AMD SB950 controller : 6 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s), graySupport Raid 0, 1, 5, 10JMicron® JMB362 controller : 2 x SATA 3Gb/s port(s), black1 x Power eSATA 3Gb/s port(s), green1 x eSATA 3Gb/s port(s), red
LAN
Realtek® 8111E , 1 x Gigabit LAN Controller(s)
Audio
Realtek® ALC 892 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC - Supports : Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel Jack-retaskingAudio Feature :- Absolute Pitch 192kHz/ 24-bit True BD Lossless Sound- DTS Surround Sensation UltraPC - ASUS Noise Filter- Optical S/PDIF out port(s) at back panel
IEEE 1394
VIA® 6308P controller2 x IEEE 1394a port(s)(1 at mid-board, 1 at back panel)
USB Ports
ASMedia® USB 3.0 controller : 4 x USB 3.0 port(s) (2 at back panel, blue, 2 at mid-board)AMD SB950 controller : 14 x USB 2.0 port(s) (8 at back panel, black+red, 6 at mid-board)
Overclocking Features
Overclocking Protection :- ASUS C.P.R.(CPU Parameter Recall)
Special Features
ASUS Dual Intelligent Processors 2 with DIGI+ VRM :ASUS TPU :- Auto Tuning- TurboV- TPU switchASUS EPU :- EPU - EPU switchASUS Digital Power Design :- Industry leading Digital 6 +2 Phase Power Design- ASUS DIGI+ VRM UtilityASUS Exclusive Features :- MemOK!- AI Suite II- Ai Charger+- Front Panel USB 3.0 Support- ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode featuring friendly graphics user interface ASUS Quiet Thermal Solution :- Stylish Fanless Design Heat-pipe solution- ASUS Fan Xpert ASUS EZ DIY :- ASUS Q-Shield- ASUS O.C. Profile- ASUS EZ Flash 2 - ASUS MyLogo 2 - Multi-language BIOSASUS Q-Design :- ASUS Q-LED (CPU, DRAM, VGA, Boot Device LED)- ASUS Q-Slot- ASUS Q-DIMM - ASUS Q-Connector
Back I/O Ports
1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse combo port(s)1 x eSATA 3Gb/s1 x Power eSATA 3Gb/s1 x IEEE 1394a1 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)2 x USB 3.0 8 x USB 2.0 1 x Optical S/PDIF out6 x Audio jack(s)
Internal I/O Ports
1 x USB 3.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 3.0 port(s) (19-pin, blue)3 x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 6 USB 2.0 port(s)1 x COM port(s) connector(s)6 x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)2 x SATA 3Gb/s connector(s)1 x IEEE 1394a connector(s)1 x CPU Fan connector(s) (4 -pin)3 x Chassis Fan connector(s) (1 x 4 -pin, 2 x 3 -pin)1 x Power Fan connector(s) (1 x 3 -pin)1 x S/PDIF out header(s)1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)1 x 8-pin ATX 12V Power connector(s)1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP)1 x System panel(s) (Q-Connector)1 x MemOK! button(s)1 x TPU switch(es)1 x EPU switch(es)1 x Clear CMOS jumper(s)
Accessories
User's manualI/O Shield4 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s)1 x SLI bridge(s)1 x Q-connector(s) (2 in 1)
BIOS
32 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI BIOS, PnP, DMI2.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 2.6, ACPI 2.0a, Multi-language BIOS, ASUS EZ Flash 2
Manageability
WfM 2.0, DMI 2.0, WOL by PME, WOR by PME, PXE
Support Disc
DriversASUS UtilitiesASUS Update Anti-virus software (OEM version)
Form Factor
ATX Form Factor 12 inch x 9.6 inch ( 30.5 cm x 24.4 cm )
Release Date
First seen
16 June 2011