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Asus X99-E WS/USB 3.1 Intel X99 Motherboard (7x PCIe 3, 4 way SLI and Crossfire, 8 Phase Power)

Noctua MB_AS_X99WS

Availability: In stock

Quick Overview

This is one of the most high end motherboards you can buy. Due to its use of PLX chips you can have 4 graphics cards in SLI at full 16x mode which increases performance whereas on other X99 motherboards they would be in 8x mode.


As it is a workstation grade product it has very high build quality ensuring that you can get the greatest amount of performance out of your components.

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4-way graphic power with ultra-fast USB 3.1 onboard

  • Quad Strength Graphic Power – 4-Way PCI-E Gen3 x16 link supporting NVidia GeForce SLI and AMD CrossFireX on demand
  • Supreme Power Solution – Premium components deliver industry-leading power efficiency
  • 5-Way Optimization by Dual Intelligent Processors 5 – One click, total system optimization
  • Superb storage flexibility– onboard M.2 x4 and support for both ASUS PIKE II and ThunderboltEX II cards
  • Easy maintenance–ASUS Q-Code Logger, an easy-maintenance button and Dr. Power LED displays unusual power statuses
  • The latest 10Gb/s USB 3.1 built into the board-twice as fast USB 3.0

Specification

  • CPU
    Build in Intel® Socket 2011-v3 Core™ i7/Core™ i7 X-Series Processors 
    Supports Intel® 22 nm CPU
    Supports Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 
    * The Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 support depends on the CPU types.
    Intel® Socket 2011-v3 for Intel® Xeon® processor E5-1600 v3 product family
    Intel® Socket 2011-v3 for Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v3 product family
    Intel® Socket 2011-v3 for Intel® Xeon® processor E5-1600 v4 product family
    Intel® Socket 2011-v3 for Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v4 product family
  • Chipset
    Intel® X99
  • Memory
    8 x DIMM, Max. 128GB, DDR4 3200(O.C.)/3000(O.C.)/2800(O.C.)/2666(O.C.)/2400(O.C.)/2133 MHz Non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory *1
    8 x DIMM, Max. 128GB, DDR4 2400/2133/1866 MHz ECC, Un-buffered Memory *2
    8 x DIMM, Max. 128GB, DDR4 2400/2133/1866 MHz ECC, Register Memory *2
    Quad Channel Memory Architecture 
    Supports Intel® Extreme Memory Profile (XMP)
    * Hyper DIMM support is subject to the physical characteristics of individual CPUs. 
    * Refer to www.asus.com for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendors Lists).
  • Multi-GPU Support
    Supports NVIDIA® 4-Way SLI™ Technology 
    Supports AMD 4-Way CrossFireX Technology
  • Expansion Slots
    7 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (single x16 or dual x16/x16 or triple x16/x16/x16 or quad x16/x16/x16/x16 or seven x16/x8/x8/x8/x8/x8/x8)
  • Storage
    Intel® X99 chipset : *3
    1 x SATA Express port, gray, , Compatible with 2 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s ports
    1 x M.2 x4 Socket 3, gray, , with M Key, type 2260/2280 storage devices support (PCIE mode)
    8 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s), gray, *4
    Intel® Rapid Storage Technology supports*5
    ASMedia® SATA Express controller : *6
    1 x SATA Express port, gray, , Compatible with 2 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s ports
    ASMedia® SATA 6Gb/s controller : 
    2 x eSATA 6Gb/s port(s), Compatible with 2 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s ports
  • LAN
    Intel® I210-AT, 1 x Gigabit LAN Controller(s)
    Intel® I218LM, 1 x Gigabit LAN, Dual interconnect between the Integrated Media Access Controller (MAC) and Physical Layer (PHY)
  • Audio
    Realtek® ALC1150 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC featuring Crystal Sound 2
    - Supports : Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel Jack-retasking, Front Panel MIC Jack-retasking
    - High quality 109 dB SNR stereo playback output (Line-out at rear) and 104 dB SNR stereo playback input (Line-in)
    - High-fidelity audio OP AMP(s)
    Audio Feature :
    - DTS Ultra PC II
    - DTS Connect
    - Optical S/PDIF out port(s) at back panel
    - BD Audio Layer Content Protection
    - Audio Shielding: Ensures precision analog/digital separation and greatly reduced multi-lateral interference
    - Dedicated audio PCB layers: Separate layers for left and right channels to guard the quality of the sensitive audio signals
    - Audio amplifier: Provides the highest-quality sound for headphone and speakers
    Premium Japanese-made 12K hours capacitors
    - Absolute Pitch 192khz/24bit true BD lossless sound
    Separate layer for left and right track, ensuring both sound deliver equal quality
  • USB Ports
    Intel® X99 chipset : 
    4 x USB 3.0/2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, +blue)
    Intel® X99 chipset : 
    4 x USB 2.0/1.1 port(s) (4 at mid-board)
    ASMedia® USB 3.1 controller : 
    2 x USB 3.0/2.0 port(s) (2 at back panel, teal blue)
    ASMedia® USB 3.0 controller : 
    8 x USB 3.0/2.0 port(s) (4 at back panel, , 4 at mid-board)
  • Workstation Feature
    7 x PCIe x 16 slot(s)
    ASUS Dr. Power
    12K hours Capacitors
    ProCool Power Connector
    Q-Code Logger
    ASUS PIKE SAS upgrade kit(Optional)
  • Special Features
    5-Way Optimization by Dual Intelligent Processors 5
    - Whole system optimization with a single click! 5-Way Optimization tuning key perfectly consolidates TPU, EPU, DIGI+ Power Control, Fan Xpert 3, and Turbo App together, providing better CPU performance, efficient power saving, precise digital power control, whole system cooling and even tailor your own app usages.
    ASUS TPU :
    - Auto Tuning
    - GPU Boost 
    - TPU switch
    ASUS EPU :
    - EPU 
    - EPU switch
    ASUS Digital Power Design :
    - Industry leading Digital 8 Phase Power Design
    - Industry leading Digital 4 Phase DRAM Power Design
    - CPU Power Utility
    - DRAM Power Utility
    ASUS Exclusive Features :
    - MemOK!
    - AI Suite 3
    - Ai Charger+
    - USB Charger+ 
    - M.2 & SATA Express
    - ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode featuring friendly graphics user interface 
    - USB 3.1 Boost
    - Disk Unlocker
    - Turbo LAN
    - Crystal Sound 2
    Remote Entertainment
    - Media Streamer
    ASUS EZ DIY :
    - Precision Tweaker 2
    - ASUS O.C. Tuner
    - ASUS CrashFree BIOS 
    - ASUS EZ Flash 
    - ASUS USB BIOS Flashback 
    - ASUS UEFI BIOS EZ Mode
    - Push Notice
    ASUS Q-Design :
    - ASUS Q-Shield
    - ASUS Q-Code
    - ASUS Q-LED (CPU, DRAM, VGA, Boot Device LED)
    - ASUS Q-Slot
    - ASUS Q-DIMM 
    - ASUS Q-Connector
    Media Streamer
    Special Memory O.C. Design
    Turbo App
    Fan Xpert 3
  • Operating System Support
    Windows® 10 
    Windows® 8.1 
    Windows® 8 
    Windows® 7
  • Back I/O Ports
    2 x eSATA
    2 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)
    2 x USB 3.1 (teal blue)
    8 x USB 3.0 (blue) 
    1 x Optical S/PDIF out
    8 x Audio jack(s)
    1 x USB BIOS Flashback Button(s)
    1 x Q-Code Logger button
  • Internal I/O Ports
    2 x USB 3.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 3.0 port(s) (19-pin)
    2 x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 4 USB 2.0 port(s)
    2 x SATA Express connector: gray, Compatible with 2 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s ports
    1 x M.2 Socket 3 for M Key, type 2260/2280 devices
    1 x TPM connector(s) 
    8 x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)
    1 x CPU Fan connector(s) (1 x 4 -pin)
    1 x CPU OPT Fan connector(s) (1 x 4 -pin)
    4 x Chassis Fan connector(s) (4 x -pin)
    1 x S/PDIF out header(s)
    1 x Thunderbolt header(s)
    2 x 8-pin EATX 12 V Power connector
    1 x 6-pin EATX 12 V_1 Power connector(s)
    1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)
    1 x 8-pin ATX 12V Power connector(s)
    1 x EZ XMP switch
    1 x Front panel connector(s) 
    1 x System panel(s) (Q-Connector)
    1 x DRCT header(s)
    1 x MemOK! button(s)
    1 x Thermal sensor connector(s)
    1 x TPU switch(es)
    1 x CPU/DRAM overvoltage jumper(s)
    1 x Power-on button(s)
    1 x Reset button(s)
    1 x Clear CMOS button(s)
    1 x Dr.Power switch(es)
    1 x 3-pin CHASSIS(Chassis intrusion) connector
    1 x COM port header
  • Accessories
    User's manual
    ASUS Q-Shield
    I/O Shield
    1 x COM port cable(s)
    12 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s)
    1 x Supporting DVD
    1 x 3-Way SLI bridge(s)
    1 x 4-Way SLI bridge(s)
    1 x SLI bridge(s)
    1 x Q-connector(s) (2 in 1) 
    1 x 2-port USB 2.0 module(s)
  • BIOS
    128 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI2.7, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 2.7, ACPI 5.0, Multi-language BIOS, 
    ASUS EZ Flash 2, CrashFree BIOS 3, F11 EZ Tuning Wizard, F6 Qfan Control, F3 My Favorites, Quick Note, Last Modified log, 
    F12 PrintScreen, F3 Shortcut functions and ASUS DRAM SPD (Serial Presence Detect) memory information.
  • Manageability
    WfM 2.0, DMI 2.7, WOL by PME, PXE
  • Support Disc
    Drivers、ASUS Utilities、EZ Update 、Anti-virus software (OEM version)
  • Form Factor
    CEB Form Factor 
    12 inch x 10.5 inch ( 30.5 cm x 26.7 cm )
  • Weight
    Color Box (3-in-1)
    Net Weight : 6.02 KG
    Gross Weight : 9 KG

    Bulk Pack (5-in-1)
    Net Weight : 7.5 KG
    Gross Weght : 10.2 KG
  • Environment
    Operation temperature: 10℃ ~ 35℃
    Non operation temperature: -40℃ ~ 70℃
    Non operation humidity: 20% ~ 90% ( Non condensing)
  • Note
    *1 When installing Intel® Socket 2011-v3 Core™ i7/i7 X-Series Processors
    *2 When installing Intel® Xeon® E5-2600/1600 v4/v3 Processor
    *3 Intel® X99 Express Chipset with RAID 0, 1, 5, 10 and Intel Rapid Storage Technology 13 support
    *4 8 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s ports* (4 x gray from controller 1, 4 x black from controller 2)
    *5 These functions will work depending on the CPU installed
    *6 These SATA ports are for data hard drivers only. ATAPI devices are not supported

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