Manufacturer’s Description

Intel is at it again when it comes to the performance and bandwidth that extreme gamers, digital media creators, and ultimate multitaskers need most. The Intel Desktop Board DX79SR provides unmatched performance in production and editing, as well as digital media rendering and real-time audio/video preview capabilities. The massive data throughput and support for the Intel® Core™ i7 processor Extreme Edition runs more applications simultaneously, with less wait time. SuperSpeed USB 3.0, SATA 6.0 Gb/s, quad channel DDR3 memory and full support for AMD CrossfireX* and NVIDIA SLI* technology are just a few of the many features supported on this board.

The Specs

Number of Serial ATA Headers / Ports 8
Number of PCI Slots 1
Number of PCI-Express x1 Slots 2
On-Board Headers Onboard Audio Header Yes|Onboard S/PDIF Header Yes
Memory Support
Max System Memory 64 GB
Physical Specifications
Width 11.6 in
Depth 9.6 in
Warranty Information 3 Year Limited
More Info
CPU + Northbridge Support
Maximum Number of Processors 1
Additional Specifications
Number of FireWire/i.LINK 400 Ports 1
Processor Technology Hyper-Threading Technology
Onboard S/PDIF Header Yes
Number of Onboard USB 3.0 Ports 2
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 6
Total Number of USB Ports 10
Total Number of FireWire/i.LINK Ports 1
Number of USB 3.0 Ports 4
Total Number of Onboard USB Ports 10
Packing Box
PCI Express Standard PCI Express 2.0
Audio Line In Yes
Product Model DX79SR
Onboard Audio Header Yes
Green Compliance Energy Star|RoHS
Microphone Port Yes
Power Supply Support EPS12V
64-bit Processing Yes
Memory Form Factor DIMM
Audio Line Out Yes
Total Number of PCI Express Slots 5
Brand Name Intel
Network (RJ-45) Yes
Onboard LEDs Header Yes
Number of S/PDIF Out Ports 1
Number of Total Expansion Slots 6
Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports 2
RAID Support Yes
Product Line Extreme
Number of Onboard USB 2.0 Ports 8
Additional Features
Controller Type Serial ATA/300|Serial ATA/600|RAID Controller Yes
Audio Codec Realtek ALC892
Supported Audio Channels 7.1 Channels
Network Interfaces Included Bluetooth Yes|Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps) Yes
Quick Glance
Interface Connection Audio Line In Yes|Audio Line Out Yes|Microphone Port Yes|S/PDIF Yes|Network (RJ-45) Yes
Memory Technology DDR3 SDRAM
Number of PCI-Express x16 Slots 3
Number of Memory Slots 8
Processor Socket Socket R LGA-2011
System Chipset Intel X79 Express
System Board Style ATX
Multi GPU Support SLI|CrossFireX
Supported Processor Core i7 Extreme Edition|Core i7

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