Manufacturer’s Description

The Intel Desktop Board DG965WH is based on the Intel G965 Express Chipset that supports 1066-MHz system bus, Intel Graphics Media Accelerator X3000 (Intel GMA X3000) with Intel Clear Video Technology, dual-channel DDR2 800 MHz SDRAM and discrete PCI Express x16 graphics in the ATX form factor. Premium features such as support for Intel Viiv technology, Intel High Definition Audio (enabling 7.1 surround sound), Dolby Home Theater certification, Intel PRO 10/100/1000 Network Connection and 1394a deliver stability and new features for consumers to enjoy a great digital entertainment experience. This Intel Desktop Board comes with the software required to meet Intel Viiv technology brand verification requirements, which simplifies the task of building a PC based on Intel Viiv technology.

The Specs

Number of Serial ATA Headers / Ports 6
Number of PCI Slots 3
Number of PCI-Express x1 Slots 3
On-Board Headers Onboard Audio Header Yes
Number of IDE Headers 1
Memory Support
Max System Memory 8 GB
Physical Specifications
Width 11.60 in
Depth 9.60 in
Warranty Information 3 Year Limited
More Info
CPU + Northbridge Support
Maximum Number of Processors 1
Bus Speed 533 MHz|800 MHz|1066 MHz
Additional Specifications
Number of FireWire/i.LINK 400 Ports 1
Processor Technology Viiv Technology
Total Number of Onboard FireWire/i.LINK Ports 1
IDE Controller Yes
Frequency Band The features of the hardware monitoring and fan control include:Intel Quiet System Technology, delivering acoustically-optimized thermal managementFan speed control controllers and sensors integrated into the ICH8Thermal sensors in the processor, 82G965 GMCH, and 82801HR/HH ICH8Power supply monitoring of five voltages (+5 V, +12 V, +3.3 VSB, +1.25 V, and +VCCP) to detect levels above or below acceptable valuesThermally monitored closed-loop fan control, for all three fans, that can adjust the fan speed or switch the fans on or off as neededThermal Monitoring:Thermal diode, located on processor dieThermal diode, located on the GMCH dieThermal diode, located on the ICH8 dieRemote thermal sensorProcessor fanFront chassis fanRear chassis fanAuxiliary rear chassis fanFan Monitoring:Fan monitoring can be implemented using Intel Desktop Utilities or third-party software.Chassis Intrusion Detection:The board supports a chassis security feature that detects if the chassis cover is removed. The security feature uses a mechanical switch on the chassis that attaches to the chassis intrusion header. When the chassis cover is removed, the mechanical switch is in the closed position.Power Management:ACPIHardware support:Power connectorFan headersLAN wake capabilitiesInstantly Available PC technologyResume on RingWake from USBWake from PS/2 devicesPower Management Event signal (PME#) wake-up supportIntel Quick Resume Technology Drivers (Intel QRTD) (optional)BIOS Features:Intel BIOS (resident in the SPI Flash device)Support for Advanced Configuration and Power Interface (ACPI)Plug and PlaySMBIOS
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 6
Total Number of USB Ports 6
Total Number of FireWire/i.LINK Ports 1
Slots 1 x PCI Express x16|3 x PCI Express x1|3 x PCI
Onboard Video On-board Video Chipset
Total Number of Onboard USB Ports 2
Floppy Controller Yes
Audio Line In Yes
Product Model DG965WH
Onboard Audio Header Yes
Internal Interfaces 1 x COM1
Microphone Port Yes
Dimensions 11.60" Width x 9.60" Depth
Audio Line Out Yes
Parallel Port Yes
Total Number of PCI Express Slots 4
Brand Name Intel
SATA Controller Yes
Network (RJ-45) Yes
Onboard LEDs Header Yes
Number of S/PDIF Out Ports 1
Number of Total Expansion Slots 7
Additional Features
Controller Type Floppy Controller|Serial ATA/300|Ultra ATA/133 (ATA-7)
Audio Codec SigmaTel STAC9271 Codec
Supported Audio Channels 7.1 Channels
On Board Video Chipset Intel GMA X3000
Network Interfaces Included Ethernet (10 Mbps)|Ethernet (10/100 Mbps)|Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps) Yes
Quick Glance
Interface Connection Parallel Port Yes|Audio Line In Yes|Audio Line Out Yes|Microphone Port Yes|S/PDIF Yes|VGA Yes|Network (RJ-45) Yes
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Number of PCI-Express x16 Slots 1
Number of Memory Slots 4
Processor Socket Socket T LGA-775
System Chipset Intel G965 Express
Supported Processor Core 2 Duo|Pentium 4|Pentium D|Celeron D

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