Motherboard description Motherboard manufacturer name: Asus Striker ExtremeHP/Compaq name: Striker Extreme-UL8E
CPU/Processor Socket: 775Supports the following processors: Core 2 ExtremeCore 2 Quad Q6xx0 with Quad Core technologyCore 2 Duo E6x00 with Dual Core technologyCore 2 Duo E4x00 with Dual Core technology
Front-side bus (FSB) 533/800/1066/1333 MHz
Chipset NVIDIA nForce 680i SLISupports SLI (Scalable Link Interface) memory technology
BIOS features Keyboard combination used to enter BIOS: hold down the Delete key while booting.System BIOS core brand: Award
Form factor ATX: 12 in X 9.6 in
Memory Dual channel memory architectureFour 240-pin DDR2 DIMM socketsSupported DIMM types: PC2-4200 (533 MHz)PC2-5300 (667 MHz)PC2-6400 (800 MHz)Non-ECC memory only, unbufferedSupports 2GB DDR2 DIMMsSupports up to 8 GB on 64 bit PCs (hp PCs with this motherboard will ship with 32-bit operating systems only)Supports up to 4 GB* on 32 bit PCs
Expansion slots Two PCI slotsTwo PCI Express x16 slots support NVIDIA SLI (Scalable Link Interface) Technology at full x16 speed NVIDIA SLI Technology enables installation of two identical NVIDIA graphics cards in a single PCOne PCI Express x16 slot at x8 speedOne PCI Express x1 slot (for cards such as network, sound, tv-tuner)
Video graphics No integrated graphicsSupports two PCI Express x16 graphics cards in independent or SLI mode.
Parallel ATA One 40-pin UltraDMA 100/66/33 connectorSupports PIO, multi-word DMA modesSupports 2 PATA disk drives on one PATA ribbon cable (2 drives total, ODD only)
Serial ATA Six SATA connectors: Supports 1 SATA-300 disk drive on each SATA connectorSpeed up to 3.0Gb/sec
RAID Up to 5 HDDs supported.RAID modes supported: RAID 0 RAID 1 RAID 5 RAID 0+1RAID applications: nVidia MediaShield Storage Technology. Silicon Image RAID controller: NOTE: can be used this to turn on RAID if desired.
Onboard audio SupremeFX Audio card ADI 1988B 8-channel High Definition Audio CODEC Supports Jack-Sensing, Enumeration, Multi-streaming, and Jack-Retasking Noise FilterCoaxial, Optical SPDIF outDTS Connect: Re-encodes stereo or multi-channel sound into a DTS signal and sends it from the PC to any DTS enabled PC Using stereo audio (MP3, WMA, CD, and so on), simulates a multi-channel experienceASUS Array Mic
Onboard LAN Two external LAN connectors (NVIDIA nForce 680i SLI built-in dual Gigabit MAC with external Marvel PHY)10/100/1000 Mb/s (Gigabit Ethernet) integrated LAN
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