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Asrock ConRoeXFire-eSATA2 Vs Intel Bad Axe 975x

Asrock ConRoeXFire-eSATA2 Vs Asus P5W DH DLX
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    * LGA 775 for Intel® Core™ 2 Duo/ Pentium® XE / Pentium® D / Pentium® 4 / Celeron® D, supporting Conroe processors
    * Intel® 945P Chipset

    1. Supports FSB 1066/800/533 MHz processor, EM64T CPU and H-T Technology
    2. Untied Overclocking : During Overclocking, FSB enjoys better margin due to fixed PCIE/ PCI Buses
    3. Supports Dual Channel DDRII667/533 x 4 DIMM slots, with max. capacity up to 4GB
    4. Supports ATI CrossFire™
    5. 1 x PCI Express x 16 slot
    6. Additional AGI Express slot to adopt 2nd PCI Express x 16 VGA card, and other PCI Express x4, x2, x1 interface cards
    7. 1 x PCI Express x 1 slot
    8. Hybrid Booster - Safe Overclocking Technology
    9. Supports Gigabit LAN 10/100/1000 Mb/s
    10. 2 x IEEE1394 headers
    11. 4 x Serial ATAII 3.0 Gb/s, support RAID (RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 10, RAID 5 and Intel® Matrix Storage), NCQ, AHCI and "Hot Plug" functions
    12. 2 x eSerial ATAII 3.0 Gb/s, support "Hot Plug" function
    13. HDMI_SPDIF header, providing SPDIF audio output to HDMI VGA card, allows the system to connect HDMI Digital TV/projector/LCD devices.
    14. 7.1 Channel with High Definition Audio
    15. Windows Vista™ Premium Logo Hardware Ready
    16. ASRock 8CH_eSATAII I/O: 2 eSATAII ports, 2 ready-to-use USB ports



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    LGA775 socket for Intel® Pentium 4/Celeron CPU
    Support Inte Pentium® Processor Extreme Edition & Intel Pentium® D Processor
    Support Intel 65nm, Core 2 Duo and Core 2 Extreme
    Support Intel next generation Mulit-Core CPU
    Compatible with Intel 05B/ 05A and 04B/04A processors
    Intel EM64T and Hyper-Threading Technology ready

    Intel 975X
    Intel ICH7R
    Front Side Bus

    1066/ 800 MHz

    Dual channel memory architecture
    4 x 240-pin DIMM sockets support max. 8GB DDR2 800/ 667/ 533 ECC and non-ECC memory
    Intel MPT (Intel Memory Pipeline Technology)
    ASUS Hyper Path3
    Expansion Slots

    2 x PCI Express x 16 slot for discrete graphics card
    2 x PCI Express x 1
    3 x PCI

    Support ATI CrossFire graphics cards (both @ x8 mode)
    ASUS two-slot thermal design
    ASUS PEG Link
    Advanced Thermal Design

    ASUS 8-Phase Power Design
    ASUS Stack Cool2
    ASUS Fanless Design: Heat-pipe Thermal solution

    Intel ICH7R South Bridge:
    *1 x UltraDMA 100/66/33
    *3 x Serial ATA 3.0Gb/s with Intel® Matrix Storage Technology with RAID 0, 1, 5 support
    Jmicron JMB363 controller
    *1 x UltraDMA 133/100/66
    *1 x External Serial ATA 3.0Gb/s (ASUS SATA-on-the-Go) and 1 x Serial ATA 3.0Gb/s with RAID 0, 1, JBOD support
    Silicon Image 4723 Hardware RAID controller (ASUS EZ-Backup)
    *2 x Serial ATA 3.0Gb/s with RAID 0, 1 support
    *Support RAID 10 cross Intel® ICH7R and Silicon Image 4723 controller

    Dual Gigabit LAN controllers
    *2 x Marvell 88E8053 Gigabit LAN Controller, both featuring AI NET2
    Wireless LAN: 54Mbps IEEE 802.11g (ASUS WiFi-AP Solo™)

    Realtek ALC882M High Definition Audio 8-channel CODEC
    Support Multi-streaming, Jack-sensing and Jack-retasking functions
    Anti Pop Function
    Coaxial, Optical S/PDIF out on back I/O port
    Features Dolby Master Studio technology
    - Dolby Prologic IIX
    - Dolby Headphone
    - Dolby Virtual Speaker
    - Dolby Digital Live
    IEEE 1394a

    TI 1394 controller supports 2 x 1394a ports

    Max. 8 USB2.0/1.1 ports
    ASUS Digital Home Accessories

    1 x Asus DH Remote™
    1 x ASUS DH Remote™ Receiver
    1 x ASUS MP3-In™ module
    1 x ASUS WiFi-AP Solo Antenna
    2 x ASUS EZ-Backup™ SATA cables
    ASUS AI Lifestyle Features

    Stack Cool 2 patented fanless cooling system
    "SATA on the Go" External SATA connector
    AI Quiet
    Overclocking Features

    AI NOS™ (Non-delay Overclocking System)
    ASUS PEG Link
    Precision Tweaker:
    - vDIMM: 12-step DRAM voltage control
    - vCore: Adjustable CPU voltage at 0.0125 increment
    - SFS (Stepless Frequency Selection): allowing FSB tuning from 200MHz up to 400MHz at 1MHz increment
    - PCIe x16 Frequency: allowing PCIe x16 frequency from 90MHz up to 150MHz at 1MHz increment"
    AI Overclocking (intelligent CPU frequency tuner)
    Adjustable FSB/DDR ratio. Fixed PCI/PCIe frequencies.
    ASUS AI Booster utility
    ASUS C.P.R.(CPU Parameter Recall)
    Other ASUS Special Features

    CrashFree BIOS 3
    Multi-language BIOS

    8 Mb Flash ROM,AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI2.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 2.3

    WOL by PME, WOR by PME, Chassis Intrusion, PXE & RPL
    Back Panel I/O Ports

    1 x Serial Port
    1 x Optical + 1 x Coaxial S/PDIF Output
    1 x PS/2 Keyboard
    1 x PS/2 Mouse
    2 x RJ45
    4 x USB 2.0/1.1
    1 x IEEE1394a
    1 x External SATA port
    1 x WiFi-AP Solo™ antenna jack
    8-Channel Audio I/O
    Internal I/O Connectors

    2 x USB 2.0 connectors supports additional 4 USB 2.0 ports
    1 x IEEE1394a connector
    CPU / 2 x Chassis(system) / 2 x Power Fan connectors
    Front panel Audio connector
    ASUS EZ-Backup jumpers
    Chassis Intrusion connector
    CD audio-in connector
    MP3-In connector (Red)
    SPDIF out connector
    System panel connector
    Azalia Digital Header
    24-pin ATX Power connector
    4-pin EATX12V Power connector
    Support CD

    Make RAID driver Disk for Intel ICH7R and JMB 363
    ASUS DH Remote Application
    ASUS WiFi-AP Solo™ Wizard
    ASUS PC Probe 2
    ASUS LiveUpdate Utility
    InterVideo® Media Launcher (OEM version)
    Anti-virus software (OEM version)
    ASUS Digital Home Features

    ASUS EZ-Backup™
    - 2 x Serial ATA 3.0Gb/s support hardware RAID 0 or RAID 1 mode
    - Plug and play: Default setting in RAID 1 mode, no driver, no BIOS configuration required

    ASUS WiFi-AP Solo
    54 Mbps IEEE 802.11g and backwards compatible with 11 Mbps IEEE 802.11b
    - Software Access point mode
    - Station mode : Infrastruceure mode and Ad-Hoc mode

    Asus DH Remote™
    - Power
    - Quick Power
    - Noise Off
    - EZ WiFi
    - Full Screen
    - AP Launch
    - Media Control Zone

    ASUS MP3-In™
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