ASUS P5MT s ASUS P5MT Board Review

Today, we will be looking at one of their latest entry level server board; ASUS P5MT based on Mukilteo chipset supporting the Intel Dual Core processors suitable for rackmount and pedestal systems. It can double up as a workstation or high-end desktop board for enthusiasts and gamers as well with a presence of a PCIe x16 slot.

ASUS P5MT ASUS P5MT Board Review

Introduction

When it comes to server mainboards,
ASUS is of no stranger. They have been designing and manufacturing server mainboards
for decades and is one of the big names in the server industry. Their K8N-DL
Dual Opteron board has been quite a hit with the server guys as well as
enthusiasts. Today, we will be looking at one of their latest entry level server board; ASUS
P5MT based on Mukilteo chipset supporting the Intel Dual Core processors
suitable for rackmount and pedestal systems. It can double up as a workstation or high-end desktop board for enthusiasts and gamers as well with a presence of a PCIe x16 slot.

 

Specifications

e7230 lg ASUS P5MT Board Review


Processor

Intel® Pentium4
LGA775


Chipset

Intel®E7230 +
Intel® ICH7R + Intel®6702PXH


Memory

DDR2 533/ 667 ECC/
Non ECC
Un-buffered, Max up to 8GB


Expansion

1 x PCI-E X16 (x8,
x4 link)
2 x 64bit / 133MHz PCI-X slots
1 x 32 bit PCI
Mini PCI socket for ASMB2 card


On-board
Chip

2 x Broadcom®
BCM5721 PCI-E Gb LAN



HDD Interface
Built-in LSI Mega
RAID SATA driver support for ICH7R


Board Size

12″ x 9.8″ ; ATX