P6T6 WS Revolution
P6T6 WS Revolution
New Era Workstation Engine for
Superior Graphic & Computing Choices
On Demand
Intel® Core™ i7 Processor Extreme Edition / Core™ i7 Processor / Xeon®
3500 Series Processor
Intel® X58 / ICH10R
Nvidia® nForce 200
6 PCI-E Gen2 x16 IO onboard
True @16 3-Way SLI
True 16+2 Power Phase Design
ASUS EPU 6-Engine & TurboV
ATI CrossFireX & NVIDIA SLI Support
2 onboard SAS ports
G.P. Diagnosis Card Bundled
ASUS Express Gate
100% High-quality Japan-made Conductive Polymer Capacitors!
VRM 5000hrs lifespan @105°C, 500,000hrs @65°C
A Powerful Workstation Engine Essential in Your Professional Studio The ASUS Workstation Series is the ideal foundation for a powerful PC. It delivers awesome
power, dependable performance and unparallel multiple I/O scalability for the most demanding tasks and future upgrades. Also, it provide extreme power saving
experience with EUP 6 Engine function. The ASUS Workstation Series intelligently reduces operation noise and dissipates heat through advanced and
environmentally friendly methods to accommodate user needs. Don’t change yourself for a computer. Instead, let ASUS Workstation Series improves the quality of
your work and life.
ASUS Workstation Exclusive Features
True @16 3-Way SLI
6 PCI-E Gen2 x16
The Best Graphic Performance you EVER have
No matter what your preference is, six PCI-E Gen2 x16 Slots
The True @16 PCI-E Gen2 3-Way SLI will present you the
gives you the sufficient I/O interfaces to fulfill your demand for
fastest and the most reliable graphic performance you ever have
when you are engaged in Mechanical/Architecture/Interior
graphic or computing solution. You’ll be able to run both
multi-GPU setups. The board features SLI/CrossFire on Demand
/Aircraft/Audio/Video Design or when you are playing games in
leisure time.
technology, supporting up to three graphics cards in a 3-Way
SLI or CrossFireX configuration. Whichever path you take, you
can be assured of jaw-dropping graphics at a level previously unseen.
Diag. LED
Diag. LED checks key components (CPU, DRAM, VGA card,
ASUS Heartbeat
and HDD) in sequence during motherboard booting process. If
Brightly and vividly lighting LEDs shine around the ASUS brand
an error is found, the LED next to the error device will continue
name on the motherboard after successful booting process. With
lighting until the problem is solved. This usr-friendly design
the breath-like deep blue lighting shining in regular tempo, ASUS
provides an intuitional way to locate the root problem within a
Heartbeat makes the motherboard as vivid as life.
SAS Onboard
G.P. Diagnosis Card (bundled)
P6T6 WS Revolution provides users with onboard SAS ports to
Bundled with the P6T6 WS Revolution motherboard, the G.P.
support for hard drive upgration flexibility. SAS hard drive has
Diagnosis card assists users in system checking by effortlessly
and quickly providing precise system checks right after they
safer, faster and more reliability for data trasfer and storage.
ASUS SASsaby Card Support
This motherboard is fully compatible with ASUS SAS
card (the SASsaby card series, optional). Faster,
safer and more stable, SAS will provide users with a
better choice for storage expansion and upgrade
CPU, Chipset and Graphics features
LGA1366 Intel® Core™ i7 Processor Extreme Edition/Core™ i7
switch on their PCs.
This motherboard supports the latest Intel® Core™7
processors in LGA1366 package with integrated
memory controller to support 3-channel (6 DIMMs)
DDR3 memory. Supports Intel® QickPath Interconnect
(QPI) with a system bus of up to 6.4GT/s and a max
bandwidth of up to 25.6GB/s. Intel® Core™7 processor
is one of the most powerful and energy efficient CPUs in the world.
LGA1366 Intel® Xeon® processor
This motherboard supports the latest Intel® Xeon processors in
LGA1366 package with integrated memory controller to support
3-channel (6 DIMMs) DDR3 memory. Supports Intel® QickPath
Interconnect (QPI) with a system bus of up to 6.4GT/s and a max
bandwidth of up to 25.6GB/s. It can support DDR3 ECC
un-buffered memory.
SLI Technology
X58 Chipset
NVIDIA SLI™ (Scalable Link Interface) takes advantage of the
The IntelR X58 Express Chipset is the latest chipset designed to
increased bandwidth of the PCI Express bus architecture and
features intelligent hardware and software that allows two
GPUs to efficiently work together to deliver earth-shattering,
support latest IntelR Core?7 processors and Intel’s next
generation system interconnect interface, IntelR QuickPath
Interconnect (QPI), providing improved performance by utilizing
scalable performance. For some applications nearly 2X
performance! (From www.NVIDIA.com)
serial point-to-point links, allowing increased bandwidth and
stability. It also supports to 36 PCI Express 2.0 lanes providing
better graphic performance.
PCIe 2.0
ATI CrossFireX Technology
This motherboard supports the latest PCIe 2.0 devices for
double speed and bandwidth which enhances system
ATI’s CrossFireX boosts image quality along with rendering
speed, eliminating the need to scale down screen resolutions to
get the high image quality you want. CrossFire ignites with the
higher antialiasing, anisotropic filtering, shading, and texture
settings you desire. Adjust your display configurations,
experiment with your advanced 3D settings, and check the effect with a real-time
3D-rendered preview within ATI’s Catalyst? Control Center to rule your
CrossFireX system.
Triple-Channel DDR3 1600(O.C.)/1333/1066
ASUS Power Saving Solution
The motherboard supports DDR3 memory that
AI Nap
features data transfer rates of
1600(O.C.)/1333/1066 MHz to meet the higher
bandwidth requirements of the latest operation
system, 3D graphics, multimedia, and Internet
applications. The triple-channel DDR3
architecture doubles the bandwidth of your system memory to boost system
performance, eliminating bottlenecks with peak bandwidths of up to 25.6 GB/s.
Furthermore, the supply voltage for the memory is reduced from 1.8 V for DDR2
to just 1.5 V for DDR3. This voltage reduction limits the power consumption and
Minimize noise and power consumption when temporarily
With AI Nap, users can instantly snooze your PC without
terminating the tasks. System will continue operating at minimum
power and noise when user is temporarily away. It keeps
downloading files or running applications in quietest state while
you´re sleeping. Simply click keyboard or mouse, you can swiftly wake up the
system in few seconds.
heat generation of DDR3 which makes it an ideal memory solution.
ASUS Quiet Thermal Solution
ASUS True 16+2 Phase Power Design
The breakthrough technology of 16+2 phase VRM design is
System Level Energy Saving
bringing to the ASUS motherboards. 16+2 phase power design
(16-phase to vCore; 2-phase to vDRAM/QPI controller inside
Feel the adrenaline rush of real-time OC - now a reality with the
ASUS TurboV. This extreme OC tool lets you set new ambitions
CPU) can reach high power efficiency, dispel heat generated by
on the OC stage with an advanced and easy-to-use interface -
VRM module effectively, and lower more temperature compared
to other VRM solution. With the high quality power components
allowing you to overclock without exiting or rebooting the OS.
With micro adjustments of the CPU PLL, NB, NB-PCIe, and
such as low RDS (on) MOSFETs, Ferrite core chokes with lower hysteresis
loss, and 100% Japan-made high quality conductive polymer capacitors, ASUS
DRAM voltages in 0.02v intervals, there are no limits - only extreme results to
break new OC records!
16+2 phase VRM design also ensure longer component life, minimum power
loss, and help to reach the superior overclocking score ever than before.
ASUS EPU-6 Engine
ASUS Express Gate
This motherboard supports the latest Intel® Core™2 processors
5 Secs Bootup to online
in LGA775 package. It also can support Intel® 45nm Multi-Core
CPU. With new Intel® Core™ microarchitecture technology and
1600/1333/1066/800MHz FSB, Intel® Core™2 processor is one
Taking only 5 seconds to go online from bootup, Express Gate is
the one-stop gateway to instant fun! It´s a unique motherboard
built-in OS. You can utilize the most popular Instant Messengers
of the most powerful and energy efficient CPU in the world.
(IM) like MSN, Skype, Google talk, QQ, and Yahoo! Messenger
to keep in touch with friends, or quickly check on the weather
and e-mails just before leaving your house. What´s more, the user-friendly
picture manager lets you view your pictures without entering Windows at
Best Quality Power Components
ASUS Power Saving Solution
100% High-quality Japan-made Conductive Polymer
AI Nap
Capacitors!(5000 hrs VRM)
Low RDS (on) MOSFETs with min. switching loss & lower
temperature, Ferrite Core chokes with lower hysteresis loss,
and 100% Japan-made high quality, long life conductive
polymer capacitors.
Minimize noise and power consumption when temporarily
With AI Nap, users can instantly snooze your PC without
terminating the tasks. System will continue operating at minimum
power and noise when user is temporarily away. It keeps
downloading files or running applications in quietest state while
you´re sleeping. Simply click keyboard or mouse, you can swiftly wake up the
system in few seconds.
ASUS Quiet Thermal Solution
Up to 20°C(36°F) Cooler - Stack Cool 2
Aesthetic Heat-pipe
Effective Fanless Heat Dissipation at 0dB
Lowers Temperatures by up to 10°C
Stack Cool 2 is a fanless cooling solution offered exclusively by
The aesthetic heat-pipe design effectively directs the heat
ASUS. It effectively and noiselessly transfers heat generated by
the critical components to the other side of the specially
generated by the chipsets to the heatsink near the back I/O
ports - where it can be carried away by existing airflows from the
designed PCB (printed circuit board) for effective heat
dissipation - making temperatures cooler by up to 20°C.
CPU or a bundled optional fan. This innovative and
groundbreaking fanless heat pipe design effectively lowers
temperatures by up to 10°C without having lifetime problems that a normal
chipset fan has. Furthermore, it provides options for users to install side-flow
fans or a passive cooler. This Heat Pipe design is the most reliable fanless
Active Quiet & Cool
thermal solution to date.
ASUS Fan Xpert intelligently allows users to adjust both the
CPU and chassis fan speed according to different ambient
temperature , which is caused by different climate conditions in
different geographic regions and system loading.Built-in variety
ASUS Crystal Sound
of useful profiles offer flexible controls of fan speed to achieve a
quiet and cool environment.
Noise Filtering
Eliminate background noise while recording
This feature detects repetitive and stationary noises like
computer fans, air conditioners, and other background noises
then eliminates it in the incoming audio stream while recording.
Q- Shield
Easy and Comfortable Installations
The specially designed ASUS Q-Shield does without the usual
"fingers" - making it convenient and easy to install. With better
electric conductivity, it ideally protects your motherboard against
static electricity and shields it against Electronic Magnetic
Interference (EMI).
Make connection quick and accurate!
The ASUS Q-Connector allows you to connect or disconnect
chassis front panel cables in one easy step with one complete
module. This unique adapter eliminates the trouble of plugging
in one cable at a time, making connection quick and accurate.
CrashFree BIOS 3
Simply restore corrupted BIOS data from USB flash disk
The ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3 allows users to restore corrupted
BIOS data from a USB flash disk containing the BIOS file. This
utility saves users the cost and hassle of buying a replacement
BIOS chip.
EZ-Flash 2
Simply update BIOS from a USB flash disk before entering
the OS
EZ Flash 2 is a user-friendly BIOS update utility. Simply launch
this tool and update BIOS from a USB flash disk before entering
the OS. You can update your BIOS only in a few clicks without
preparing an additional floppy diskette or using an OS-based
flash utility.
O.C. Profile
Conveniently store or load multiple BIOS settings
Freely share and distribute favorite overclocking settings
The motherboard features the ASUS O.C. Profile that allows
users to conveniently store or load multiple BIOS settings. The
BIOS settings can be stored in the CMOS or a separate file,
giving users freedom to share and distribute their favorite
overclocking settings.
Trusted Platform Module (TPM) system, which can securely
store keys( for encryption/ decryption), digital certificates,
passwords, and data. A TPM system also helps enhance
network security, protects digital identities, and ensures platform
*The TPM module is purchased separately
Industry Standard
SATA on the Go
The motherboard supports the next-generation hard drives
based on the Serial ATA (SATA) 3Gb/s storage specification,
The Intel ICH10R chipsets incorporate Six Serial ATA
connectors with high performance RAID functions in RAID 0, 1,
delivering enhanced scalability and doubling the bus bandwidth
for high-speed data retrieval and saves. The external SATA port
located at the back I/O provides smart setup and hot-plug
10 and 5. The JMicron controller provides another two Serial
ATA connectors for RAID 0, 1, and JBOD functions. This
motherboard is the ideal solution to enhance hard disk
functions. Easily backup photos, videos and other entertainment
contents on external devices.
performance and data back up protection without the cost of
add-on cards.
Dual Gigabit LAN
High Definition Audio
The integrated dual Gigabit LAN design allows a PC to serve as
Enjoy high-end sound system on your PC!
a network gateway for managing traffic between two separate
networks. This capability ensures rapid transfer of data from
The onboard 8-channel HD audio (High Definition Audio,
previously codenamed Azalia) CODEC enables high-quality
WAN to LAN without any added arbitration or latency.
192KHz/24-bit audio output, jack-sensing feature, retasking
functions and multi-streaming technology that simultaneously
sends different audio streams to different destinations. You can
now talk to your partners on the headphone while playing a multi-channel
network games. All of these are done on one computer.
S/PDIF-out on Back I/O Port
This motherboard provides convenient connectivity to
external home theater audio systems via coaxial and optical
S/PDIF-out (SONY-PHILIPS Digital Interface) jacks. It
allows to transfer digital audio without converting to analog
The motherboard and its packaging comply with the
European Union’s Restriction on the use of Hazardous
Substances (RoHS). This is in line with the ASUS vision
of creating environment-friendly and recyclable products
format and keeps the best signal quality.
and packaging to safeguard consumers’ health while
minimizing the impact on the environment.
Intel® Socket 1366 Core™ i7 Processor Extreme Edition/Core™ i7 Processor/
LGA1366 socket for Intel® Xeon® processor 3500 Series
LGA1366 socket for Intel® Xeon® processor E5502/E5504/E5506
Supports Intel® Dynamic Speed Technology
*Refer to www.asus.com for Intel CPU support list
Intel® X58 + ICH10R Nvidia® nForce200
System Bus
Up to 6400 MT/s ; Intel® QuickPath Interconnect
6 x DIMM, Max. 24 GB, DDR3 2000(O.C.)*/1866(O.C.)*/1800(O.C.)*/1600(O.C.)/1333/1066 ECC,Non-ECC,Un-buffered
Triple channel memory architecture
Support Intel Extreme Memory Profile (XMP)
*Hyper DIMM (DDR3 1800MHz or above) support is subject to the physical characteristics of individual CPUs.
**Refer to www.asus.com. Or user manual for the Memory QVL (Qualified Vendor Lists.)
*** ECC memory support requires Intel® Nehalem-WS 1S W3500 series or Nehalem-EP E5502/E5504/E5506
2 x PCIe 2.0 x16 slots (at x16 or x8 mode)
1 x PCIe 2.0 x16 slots (at x16 mode)
Expansion Slots
Multi-GPU Support
2 x PCIe 2.0 x16 slots (at x8 mode)
1 x PCIe 2.0 x16 slot (at x4 mode)
* True @ x16 3-Way SLI™ in slots 1, 3 and 5 when slots 2 and 4 are not occupied
Supports NVIDIA 3-Way Geforce SLI™ techonology
Supports ATI CrossFireX™ technology, up to Quad CrossFireX™
Intel ICH10R controller
6 xSATA 3 Gb/s ports Intel® Matrix Storage supporting SATA RAID 0, 1, 10, and 5
Marvell 88SE6320 SAS controller
2 x SAS ports supporting SAS RAID 0, 1
Marvell 88SE6121 SATA controller
2 xExternal SATA 150/300 (SATA On-the-G0), supporting SATA RAID 0, 1
2 x Realtek 8111C Dual Gb LAN Support Teaming Technology
ADI 2000B, 8 -Channel High Definition Audio CODEC
Front Panel Jack-Retasking
Coaxial / Optical S/PDIF out ports at back I/O
ASUS Noise-Filer
12 USB 2.0 ports
6 PCIe Gen2.0 x 16 slots
ASUS Workstation Special
G.P. Dignosis Card bunddle
ASUS SASsaby Cards support
ASUS WS Heartbeat
SAS Onboard
EPU - 6 Engine
True 16+2 Phase Power Design
Turbo V
Fan Xpert
Express Gate
AI Nap
Special Features
Fanless Design: Heat-pipe solution
Fanless Design: Stack Cool 2
My Logo 2
CrashFree BIOS 3
EZ Flash 2
C.P.R.(CPU Parameter Recall)
SFS (Stepless Frequency Selection)
O.C. Profile
1 x PS/2 Keyboard
1 x PS/2 Mouse
2 x External SATA
Back Panel I/O Ports
1 x S/PDIF Out (Coaxial + Optical)
2 x LAN(RJ45) port
6 x USB 2.0/1.1
8 -Channel Audio I/O
24-pin EATX Power connector
8-pin ATX +12V Power connector
Chassis intrusion
CPU fan with PWM control
Chassis fan1 with Q-fan control
Chassis fan2 with Q-fan control
Internal I/O Connectors
Chassis fan3 with Q-fan control
PWR fan
CD audio in
3 x USB connectors support additional 6 USB ports
20-pin Panel connector
TPM header
Front panel connector
S/PDIF Out header
16 Mb Flash ROM
AMI BIOS, Green, PnP, DMI v2.0, Wfm2.0, ACPI v2.0a, SMBIOS v 2.4
WOL/WOR by PME,WOR by Ring,Chasis Intrusion,AI NET2
BIOS flash utility under DOS
AI Suite
ASUS Update
Anti-Virus Software (OEM version)
Adobe Acrobat Reader ver 8.0
Microsoft DirectX ver 9.0C
Image-Editing Suite
Form Factor
ATX Form Factor
12 inch x 9.6 inch ( 30.5 cm x 24.5 cm )
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