ASUS is well known throughout the world for their award winning computer components. From its inception, ASUS has strived to deliver the most stable and highest performing parts, leveraging innovative designs and technological prowess to achieve this goal. Their latest motherboard seems to very well encompass these goals.
The ASUS P6T6 WS Revolution motherboard is among ASUS’ latest line supporting the Intel Core i7 processor. The board uses the Intel X58 Northbridge, which supports the following technologies: Intel LGA1366 Core i7 processors, DDR3 memory operating in Triple Channel memory mode up to 1333MHz officially, and both NVIDIA SLI (both dual and tri-mode supported) and ATI CrossFireX graphics mode using matched graphics cards. ASUS designed the P6T6 WS Revolution as a feature complete solution, with a minimal number of components needed for an operational system, including an Intel LGA1366 Core i7 processor, DDR3 memory, a video card, drives, and a PSU.
The following peripherals have been integrated in to the P6T6 WS Revolution: 6 SATA II ports (RAID 0, 1, 0+1 and 5 capable) on the Intel ICH10R controller; 2 SATA II ports (RAID 0, 1, and 0+1 capable) on the Marvell SAS controller; 2 eSATA ports (RAID 0, 1, 0+1, and 5 capable) on the Marvell controller; 12 USB 2.0 capable ports (6 in rear panel, and 3 onboard headers supporting 2 ports each); 2 x Realtek GigE Ethernet ports in the rear panel; ADI 8-channel HD audio codec with S/PDIF optical and RCA component output ports; power button, system reset button, and 2-digit LED diagnostic display via the G.P. Diagnostic card; and a PS/2 keyboard/mouse port in the rear panel.
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