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ALiveXFire-eSATA2 R3.0

  1. Support for Socket AM2+ / AM2 processors: AMD Phenom™ FX / Phenom / Athlon 64 FX / Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core / Athlon X2 Dual-Core / Athlon 64 / Sempron processor
  2. AMD 480X CrossFire™ Chipset
  3. ATI™ SB600 Chipset
  4. AM3 CPU Ready!
  5. AMD LIVE!™ Ready
  6. Supports ATI™ CrossFire™
  7. Untied Overclocking : During Overclocking, FSB enjoys better margin due to fixed PCIE/ PCI Buses
  8. Supports Dual Channel DDR2 1066/800/667/533 (4 x DIMM slots) non-ECC, un-buffered memory, Max. capacity up to 16GB
  9. ASRock AM2 Boost: ASRock Patented Technology to boost memory performance up to 12.5%
  10. Hybrid Booster - ASRock Safe Overclocking Technology
  11. 1 x PCI Express x16 slot with PCIE Switch card or 2 x PCI Express Graphics slots for ATI™ CrossFire™
  12. Supports PCIE Gigabit LAN 10/100/1000 Mb/s
  13. 4 x SATA2 3.0 Gb/s, support RAID (RAID 0, RAID 1 and RAID 10), NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug functions
  14. 2 x eSATA2 3.0 Gb/s connectors (shared with 2 SATA2 ports), support RAID (RAID 0 and RAID 1), NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug functions
  15. HDMI_SPDIF header, providing SPDIF audio output to HDMI VGA card, allows the system to connect HDMI Digital TV/projector/LCD devices
  16. Windows® Vista™ Premium 2008 Logo Ready
  17. Supports ASRock Instant Boot
  18. Supports Windows® XP Media Center Edition
  19. Free Bundle: 1 x USB bracket
  20. ASRock 6CH_eSATA2 I/O: 2 eSATA2 Ports, 2 ready-to-use USB Ports
This model may not be sold worldwide. Please contact your local dealer for the availability of this model in your region.

Product Specifications

 General
CPU- Support for Socket AM2+* / AM2 processors: AMD Phenom™ FX / Phenom / Athlon 64 FX / Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core / Athlon X2 Dual-Core / Athlon 64 / Sempron processor
- AMD LIVE!™ Ready
- Supports AMD's Cool 'n' Quiet Technology
- FSB 1000 MHz (2.0 GT/s)
- Supports Untied Overclocking Technology
- Supports Hyper-Transport Technology
- AM3 CPU Ready**

*If you use AM3 / AM2+ CPU on AM2 chipset motherboard, the system bus speed will downgrade from HT3.0 (5200 MT/s) to HT1.0 (2000 MT/s), but the CPU frequency will not be influenced.

**Supported by BIOS P2.90 or later.
Chipset- Northbridge: AMD 480X CrossFire™
- Southbridge: ATI™ SB600
Memory- Dual Channel DDR2 memory technology
- 4 x DDR2 DIMM slots
- Supports DDR2 1066*/800/667/533 non-ECC, un-buffered memory
- Max. capacity: 16GB**

*Support with AM3 / AM2+ CPU.

**Due to the chipset limitation, if you adopt 4GB or more memory, the actual memory size may be less than the installed memory size.
BIOS- 4Mb AMI BIOS
- AMI Legal BIOS
- Supports "Plug and Play"
- ACPI 1.1 Compliance Wake Up Events
- Supports Jumperfree
- SMBIOS 2.3.1 Support
 Audio, Video and Networking
Graphics- n/a
Audio- 5.1 CH Windows® Vista™ Premium Level HD Audio (ALC662 Audio Codec)
LAN- PCIE x1 Gigabit LAN 10/100/1000 Mb/s
- Realtek RTL8111B
- Supports Wake-On-LAN
- Supports PXE
 Expansion / Connectivity
Slots- Supports ATI™ CrossFire™
- 1 x PCI Express x16 slot with PCIE Switch card or 2 x PCI Express Graphics slots for ATI™ CrossFire™
- 1 x PCI Express x1 slot
- 3 x PCI slots
Connector- 4 x SATA2 3.0 Gb/s connectors, support RAID (RAID 0, RAID 1 and RAID 10), NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug functions
- 2 x eSATA2 3.0 Gb/s connectors (shared with 2 SATA2 ports), support RAID (RAID 0 and RAID 1), NCQ, AHCI and Hot Plug functions
- 1 x ATA133 IDE connector (supports 2 x IDE devices)
- 1 x Floppy connector
- 1 x IR header
- 1 x HDMI_SPDIF header
- CPU/Chassis FAN connector
- 20 pin ATX power connector
- 4 pin 12V power connector
- SLI/XFire power connector
- CD in header
- Front panel audio connector
- 4 x USB 2.0 headers (support 8 USB 2.0 ports)
Rear Panel I/OASRock 6CH_eSATA2 I/O
- 1 x PS/2 Mouse Port
- 1 x PS/2 Keyboard Port
- 1 x Serial Port: COM1
- 1 x Parallel Port (ECP/EPP support)
- 2 x Ready-to-Use USB 2.0 Ports
- 2 x eSATA2 Ports
- 1 x RJ-45 Port
- HD Audio Jack: Rear Speaker / Central / Bass / Line in / Front Speaker / Microphone
 Other Features / Miscellaneous
Unique Feature- Instant Boot
- Hybrid Booster:
- CPU Frequency Stepless Control
- ASRock U-COP
- Boot Failure Guard (B.F.G.)
- ASRock AM2 Boost: ASRock Patented Technology to boost memory performance up to 12.5%
Support CD- Drivers, Utilities, AntiVirus Software (Trial Version)
Accessories- Quick Installation Guide, Support CD, I/O Shield
- Floppy/ATA 133 Cables
- 2 x SATA Data Cables
- 1 x SATA 1 to 1 Power Cable
- 1 x HDMI_SPDIF Cable
- 1 x USB Bracket
- 1 x PCIE Switch Card
Hardware Monitor- CPU Temperature Sensing
- Chassis Temperature Sensing
- CPU Fan Tachometer
- Chassis Fan Tachometer
- CPU Quiet Fan
- Voltage Monitoring: +12V, +5V, +3.3V, Vcore
Form Factor- ATX Form Factor: 12.0-in x 8.2-in, 30.5 cm x 20.8 cm
OS- Microsoft® Windows® 2000 / XP / XP Media Center / XP 64-bit / Vista™ / Vista™ 64-bit compliant
Certifications- FCC, CE, WHQL
Caution:
Please realize that there is a certain risk involved with overclocking, including adjusting the setting in the BIOS or using the third-party overclocking tools. Overclocking may affect your system stability, or even cause damage to the components and devices of your system. It should be done at your own risk and expense. We are not responsible for possible damage caused by overclocking.

The specification is subject to change without notice in advance. The brand and product names are trademarks of their respective companies. Any configuration other than original product specification is not guaranteed.

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