Manufacturer’s Description

Answering the call for more power to meet the demands of customer applications, the Thunder K8WE (S2895) delivers new heights of performance never before available in the workstation market. Based on the NVIDIA nForce Professional 2200 and 2050 core-logic solutions, the Thunder K8WE (S2895) also features support for dual AMD Opteron 200 series processors with 32-bit and 64-bit power, Dual PCI Express x16 slots with FULL SPEED x16 lanes on each slot to support NVIDIA SLI technology at unprecedented speeds. Other features such as USB 2.0, FireWire, Serial ATA-II with NVRAID audio, and NVIDIA nTune support, the Thunder K8WE (S2895) provides speed and capabilities for next generation workstation systems.

The Specs

Number of Serial ATA Headers / Ports 4
Number of PCI Slots 1
Number of PCI-X Slots 3
On-Board Headers Onboard Audio Header Yes
Number of IDE Headers 1
Memory Support
Max System Memory 32 GB
Physical Specifications
Width 12 in
Depth 13 in
Warranty Information 3 Year Limited
More Info
CPU + Northbridge Support
Maximum Number of Processors 2
Additional Specifications
Number of FireWire/i.LINK 400 Ports 1
Processor Technology HyperTransport Technology
Total Number of Onboard FireWire/i.LINK Ports 1
Frequency Band Chipsets: AMD-8131 HyperTransport PCI-X Tunnel NVIDIA nForce Professional 2200 (CK8-04) NVIDIA nForce Professional 2050 (I/O-4) SMsC Super I/O ROHS Compliant BIOS Features: Phoenix BIOS on 8Mbit LPC Flash ROM Supports ACPI 2.0 and SRAT SMBIOS 2.3.1 BBS 1.1 Compliant USB device boot WOL and PXE support 48-bit LBA Support System Management: Total of six 4-pin fan headers with PWM and tachometer monitoring Temperature, vo
Serial Port Yes
Dimensions 12" Width x 13" Depth
Audio Line Out Yes
Product Series K8WE
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 4
Total Number of USB Ports 4
Total Number of FireWire/i.LINK Ports 1
Total Number of PCI Express Slots 2
Brand Name Tyan
Slots 2 x PCI Express x16|3 x PCI-X|1 x PCI
Total Number of Onboard USB Ports 4
Network (RJ-45) Yes
Onboard LEDs Header Yes
Number of Total Expansion Slots 6
Audio Line In Yes
Product Model (S2895)
Number of PCI-X Slots 3
Onboard Audio Header Yes
Product Line Thunder
Microphone Port Yes
Additional Features
Controller Type Floppy Controller|Serial ATA/300|Ultra ATA/133 (ATA-7)
Audio Codec Analog Devices 1981B
Network Interfaces Included Ethernet (10 Mbps)|Ethernet (10/100 Mbps)|Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps) Yes
Quick Glance
Interface Connection Serial Port Yes|Audio Line In Yes|Audio Line Out Yes|Microphone Port Yes|Network (RJ-45) Yes
Memory Technology DDR SDRAM
Number of PCI-Express x16 Slots 2
Number of Memory Slots 8
Processor Socket Socket PGA-940
System Chipset AMD 8131
Supported Processor Opteron

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