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Asus P4G8X Deluxe with E7205 in the test: Dual-Channel DDR-SDRAM for Pentium 4

Asus P4G8X Deluxe with E7205 in the test: Dual-Channel DDR-SDRAM for Pentium 4

The Asus P4G8X Deluxe

Scope of delivery and documentation

Since our version is the deluxe version of the P4G8X , we can't complain about the scope of delivery and the features of the board and it is once again one of the best that can be found on the market.

  • P4G8X
  • P4G8X driver CD
  • Firewire module
  • GamePort and USB module
  • S/PDIF module
  • Two SATA cables
  • Two Ultra ATA133/100/66 IDE cables
  • One floppy cable
  • English manual (User 's Manual)
  • Quick Setup Guide
  • ATX slot bracket
  • Jumper
  • WinCinema
Pack - front
Scope of delivery
Documentation
Packing - back

The manual of the P4G8X can convince again in connection with the 'Quick Setup Guide' and the 'Motherboard Settings Sticker' and offers the quality that Asus has known in the past. All connections and BIOS options are dealt with completely in English but in a detailed and clear manner. Even less experienced users should not be completely in the dark.

WinCinema - 1
WinCinema - 2

As an extra, Asus has again included WinCinema from interVideo in the 'Deluxe Version' of the P4G8X, as we did from the Know P4PE. This software package contains useful programs such as 'WinDVD' for playing DVDs on the computer, 'WinRip' for 'ripping' MP3 files, 'WinCoder' for encoding mpeg1 and mpeg2 files and WinProducer for editing video files. Files. 'WinCinema' is only included with the 'Deluxe Version' of the P4G8X!

Features

P4G8X

  • Form factor
    • Socket 478 ATX (30.5cm x 24.5cm)
  • Processor
    • Supports Pentium4 (Socket478)
    • Automatic CPU detection
    • 400MHz and 533MHz Quad Pumped Bus
    • Hyper-Threading Technology
  • Chipset
    • Intel E7205 MCH (passively cooled)
    • ICH4 Southbridge
  • RAM
    • 4x 184Pin DIMMS (dual DDR RAM)
    • Supports PC1600/2100 DDR-SDRAM
    • Maximum memory size: 4GB
  • Expansion Slots
    • 1x AGP Pro 8x slot
    • 5x 32 bit PCI slots (1x Asus BlueMagic PCI slot)
    • 2 IDE ports (UDMA 33/66/100)
    • 2x Serial ATA150 ports
    • 1x floppy port
    • 3x fan connections (monitorable)
  • External connections
    • 1x PS/2 mouse
    • 1x PS/2 keyboard
    • 1x parallel port
    • 2x serial ports
    • 6 USB 2.0 ports (4x internal, 2x via slot cover)
    • 2 Firewire ports (via slot cover)
    • 1x RJ45 (onboard LAN)
    • 1x game port via slot cover
    • 1x microphone in
    • 1x line in
    • 1x Line Out
    • 1x S/PDIF input and output (via slot cover)
  • Bios
    • 4MBit Award Multi-Language Bios
    • Multiplier can be manipulated in the BIOS (only if CPU is unlocked)
    • Front Side Bus in 1MHz Sc Can be manipulated in the BIOS (100-400MHz)
    • CPU voltage can be regulated in the BIOS (1.50-1.975V)
    • V The voltage can be regulated in the BIOS (2.5 - 2.6 - 2.7V)
    • AGP voltage adjustable in Bios (1.5 - 1.6 - 1.7V)
    • AGP/PCI frequency can be fixed (66/33 - 104/52MHz in 1MHz steps)
    • SDRAM timings via SPD or manually
    • Memory Turbo Mode
    • Interrupt Mode APIC (up to 24 IRQs)
  • Special features
    • Onboard Silicon Image Sil3112A Serial ATA150 Raid Controller
    • 6-channel Realtek ALC650 sound
    • Onboard Broadcom BCM5702 Gigabit LAN
    • Onboard Texas Instruments TSB43AB22 Firewire Controller (1394)
    • CPU Throttle
    • Asus Multi-Language Bios
    • Asus Q-Fan Technology
    • Asus Post Reporter
    • Asus MyLogo2
    • Asus EZ Plug
    • Asus EZ Flash
    • AsusUpdate
    • C.P.R. (CPU Parameter Recall)
    • CrashFree BIOS
    • Asus i-Panel Connector
    • Smart Card Reader Connector
    • Secure Digital and Memory Card Connector
    • Chassis open alarm lead
  • Other functions
    • Keyboard power-on, Suspend To RAM
    • Wake-On-LAN, Wake-On-Modem, Wake on USB-Device

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