ASUS P5W64 WS Professional Motherboard Review :: ASUS Special Features

11-30-2006 · Category: Motherboards

By Benjamin Sun

Advanced Thermal Design:

  • Stack Cool 2: Specially designed PCB that effectively transfers heat generated by the system's critical components to the other side of the board to effectively dissipate heat.
  • 8-Phase Power design
  • Fanless Design: No fan on the NB= no noise and fan malfunctions

Performance:

  • AI Clock Skew: Automatically skews the memory clock signal timing, improving memory overclocking capability by 10 to 15% depending on the memory features when users overclock memory frequency.
  • ASUS O.C. Profile: ASUS O.C. Profile allows the user to have multiple BIOS pre-sets saved for use for overclocking purposes.
  • Precision Tweaker: ASUS's term for the step by step clocks of their BIOS
  • AI NOS ASUS's Non delay Overclocking System
  • PEG Link- Allows users to raise the graphics card memory throughput in the BIOS.

Others:

  • AI Gear: Adjust CPU frequency and voltages in Windows
  • AI Nap: ASUS sleep mode
  • ASUS Q-Connector: Allows the user to attach the front panel chassis connections in one step.
  • ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3: Restore corrupt BIOS from a USB flash drive
  • ASUS EZ Flash 2: Update BIOS from a USB flash disk before entering the OS.
  • ASUS MyLogo2: Change BIOS logo screen.