Asus A7N8X-X

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This page is currently under development by: emc

It aims to provide you with: A guide to configure Asus A7N8X-X motherboard

Concerns or Compliments? Please use the discussion page.

Introduction

The Asus A7N8X-X is a motherboard with an AMD Socket A and based on the nForce2 chipset.

Hardware specification

CPU


Socket A for AMD Duron™/Athlon™/Athlon™ XP 3200+ or higher 400/333 MHz FSB Support

Chipset


Northbridge: NVIDIA® nForce2 400 Southbridge: NVIDIA® nForce2 MCP

Front Side Bus (FSB)


400/333/266/200Mhz

Memory


3 x 184-pin DDR DIMM Sockets Max. 3 GB unbuffered PC3200/2700/2100/1600 non-ECC DDR RAM memory

Expansion slots


5 x PCI 1 x AGP 8X (1.5V only)

IDE


2 x UltraDMA 133/100/66/33

Audio


Realtek ALC650 6CH with built-in HP amplifier

LAN


1 Port MCP integrated NVIDIA MAC + Realtek 8201BL PHY

Special Features


ASUS Q-Fan Technology ASUS C.O.P. (CPU Overheating Protection) Power Loss Restart CPU Throttle Support S/PDIF in/out (optional)

Back Panel I/O Ports


1 x Parallel 1 x Serial 1 x PS/2 Keyboard 1 x PS/2 Mouse 1 x RJ45 port 1 x Audio I/O 4 x USB 2.0

Internal I/O Connectors


1 x USB 2.0 connector supports additional 2 USB 2.0 ports (optional) Game connector (optional) CPU/Power/Chassis FAN connectors 20-pin ATX Power connector IDE LED connector, Power LED connector Chassis Intrusion, SIR Headphone (optional) Front MIC (optional) CD / AUX / Modem audio in Front Panel Audio connector (optional)

BIOS features


2Mb Flash ROM, Award BIOS, TCAV, PnP, DMI2.0, DMI, Green

Form Factor


ATX Form Factor 12" X 9.6" (30.5cm x 24.5cm)

Kernel configuration

USB

The ASUS P5B Deluxe has four onboard USB ports, with motherboard headers for another four.

Linux Kernel Configuration: USB
Device Drivers  --->
  USB Support  --->
      <*> Support for host-side USB
      <*>   EHCI HCD (USB 2.0) support
      <*>   UHCI HCD (most Intel and VIA) support

Appendices

Photos

Asus A7N8X-X.jpg

lspci output

Code: lspci
00:00.0 Host bridge: nVidia Corporation nForce2 IGP2 (rev c1)
00:00.1 RAM memory: nVidia Corporation nForce2 Memory Controller 0 (rev c1)
00:00.2 RAM memory: nVidia Corporation nForce2 Memory Controller 4 (rev c1)
00:00.3 RAM memory: nVidia Corporation nForce2 Memory Controller 3 (rev c1)
00:00.4 RAM memory: nVidia Corporation nForce2 Memory Controller 2 (rev c1)
00:00.5 RAM memory: nVidia Corporation nForce2 Memory Controller 5 (rev c1)
00:01.0 ISA bridge: nVidia Corporation nForce2 ISA Bridge (rev a4)
00:01.1 SMBus: nVidia Corporation nForce2 SMBus (MCP) (rev a2)
00:02.0 USB Controller: nVidia Corporation nForce2 USB Controller (rev a4)
00:02.1 USB Controller: nVidia Corporation nForce2 USB Controller (rev a4)
00:02.2 USB Controller: nVidia Corporation nForce2 USB Controller (rev a4)
00:04.0 Ethernet controller: nVidia Corporation nForce2 Ethernet Controller (rev a1)
00:06.0 Multimedia audio controller: nVidia Corporation nForce2 AC97 Audio Controler (MCP) (rev a1)
00:08.0 PCI bridge: nVidia Corporation nForce2 External PCI Bridge (rev a3)
00:09.0 IDE interface: nVidia Corporation nForce2 IDE (rev a2)
00:1e.0 PCI bridge: nVidia Corporation nForce2 AGP (rev c1)