ASUS Sabertooth P67 Motherboard
Author: Jakob Barnard
Editor: Josh Maronde
Date: 11-17-2011
Provided by: ASUS
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Specifications

Model:

- ASUS Sabertooth P67 Rev 3.0

Chipset:

- Intel P67

Memory:

* The Max. 32GB memory capacity can be supported with DIMMs of 8GB (or above). ASUS will update QVL once the DIMMs are available on the market.
* Hyper DIMM support is subject to the physical characteristics of individual CPUs. Some hyper DIMMs only support one DIMM per channel. Please refer to Memory QVL for details.
* Due to CPU behavior, DDR3 1800 MHz memory module will run at DDR3 1600 MHz frequency as default.
- 4 x DIMM, Max. 32 GB, DDR3 1800/1866/1600/1333/1066 Non-ECC,Un-buffered Memory
- Dual Channel memory architecture
- Please refer to www.asus.com or user manual for Memory QVL.
- Supports Intel® Extreme Memory Profile (XMP)

Multi-GPU Support

- Supports NVIDIA® Quad-GPU SLI™ Technology
- Supports ATI® Quad-GPU CrossFireX™ Technology

Storage:

Intel® P67 Express Chipset
- 2 xSATA 6.0 Gb/s ports
- (brown)
- 4 xSATA 3Gb/s ports (black)
- Intel® Rapid Storage Technology Support RAID 0,1,5,10

Marvell® PCIe SATA 6Gb/s controller
- 2 xSATA 6Gb/s ports (gray)
JMicron® JMB362 SATA controller
- 1 xPower eSATA 3Gb/s port (green)
- 1 xExternal SATA 3Gb/s port (red)

LAN:

Intel® 82579 Gigabit LAN- Dual interconnect between the Integrated LAN controller and Physical Layer (PHY)

Audio:

Realtek® ALC892 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC
- Absolute Pitch 192khz/24bit True BD Lossless Sound
- BD Audio Layer Content Protection
- Supports Jack-Detection, Multi-streaming, and Front Panel Jack-Retasking
- Optical S/PDIF out port at back I/O

USB:

NEC USB 3.0 controllers
- x USB 3.0/2.0 ports (2 ports at mid-board for front panel support; 2 ports at back panel [blue])
4 Intel® P67 Express Chipset
- x USB 2.0/1.1 ports (6 ports at mid-board, 8 ports at back panel)
14

Internal I/O Connectors:

- 4 x SATA 6.0Gb/s connectors ( 2 x gray; 2 x brown)
- 1 x Mem OK! button
- 8-pin EATX 12V Power connector
- 1 x USB 3.0/2.0 connector(s) supports additional 2 USB ports (19-pin; moss green)
- 3 x USB 2.0/1.1 connector(s) support additional 6 USB ports
- 1 x Front panel audio connector
- 1 x COM connector
- 1 x System Panel (Q-Connector)
- 1 x IEEE 1394a connector
- 1 (4-pin)
- x CPU Fan connector 2 (1 x 4-pin; 1 x 3-pin)
- x Chassis Fan connector (3-pin)
- 1 x Power Fan connector 1 x Assistant Fan connector (3-pin)
- 1 x S/PDIF Out connector
- 24-pin EATX Power connector
- 1 x Clear CMOS jumper

BIOS:

32 Mb Flash ROM , EFI AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI2.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 2.5, ACPI 2.0a, Multi-language BIOS, ASUS EZ Flash 2, ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3

Form Factor:

- ATX Form Factor, 12 inch x 9.6 inch ( 30.5 cm x 24.4 cm )

Unique Features:

Exclusive TUF Features
"Ultimate COOL!" Thermal Solution
- TUF Thermal Armor
- TUF Thermal Radar
"TUF ENGINE!" Power Design
- 8+2 Digital Phase Power Design
- TUF Components (Alloy choke, Cap. & MOSFET; certified by military-standard)
- ASUS DIGI+ VRM Utility
- E.S.P. : Efficient Switching Power Design
"Safe & Stable!" Guardian Angel
- ESD Guards
- MemOK!
- Anti Surge

Other Special Features
- Front Panel USB 3.0 Support
- ASUS EFI BIOS EZ Mode featuring friendly graphics user interface
- AI Suite II
- ASUS Q-Connector
- ASUS Q-Shield
- ASUS Q-LED (CPU, DRAM, VGA, Boot Device LED)
- ASUS Q-Slot
- ASUS Q-DIMM
- ASUS O.C. Profile
- ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3
- ASUS EZ Flash 2
- ASUS MyLogo 2
- Multi-language BIOS

Back Panel Connectors:

- 2 x USB 3.0/2.0 ports (blue)
- 1 x Power eSATA 3Gb/s port (green)
- 1 x PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse Combo port
- 1 3Gb/s port (red)
- x External SATA 1 x S/PDIF Out (Optical)
- 1 x IEEE 1394a
- x LAN(RJ45) port 8 ports
- x USB 2.0/1.1 8 -Channel Audio I/O

I/O Controller:

- WfM 2.0,DMI 2.0,WOL by PME,WOR by PME,PXE


Bundle Software:

- ASUS Utilities
- Drivers
- Anti-virus software (OEM version)
- ASUS Update

IEEE 1394:

- VIA® VT6308P controller supports 2 x 1394a ports (one at mid-board; one at back panel)

Expansion Slots:

- (single at x16 or dual at x8/x8 mode)
- x PCIe 2.0 x16 2 3 x PCIe 2.0 x 1
- 1 x PCI

Now we will take the board out of the box and see how it looks.


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