There is support for six USB 2. Logitech’s intelligent solution to their smart home restores Harmony. Large video coolers will block the first PCI slot. A quarter century tour; a Space Marine’s job is never done. A 12V ATX power connector is conspicuously missing on the motherboard. As we will see shortly, the BIOS features reinforces this notion.

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Is Topre Realforce the Realthing? At first glance this would appear to be a good placement for it as it is away from the socket for optimal airflow and forward so you don’t have to bend your ATX cable. The downside to this BIOS however is that you sometimes need to adjust one of the eight jumpers located on the motherboard, and some of them are in awkward locations. Unlike the other motherboards in this review, there is no southbridge cooler, but there is a passive heatsink on the northbridge.

nForce 2 Socket A Motherboard Round-up | Asus A7N8X-E Deluxe

W7n8x-e won’t be an issue if you don’t tinker with your computer’s innards a lot, but it is a design issue to be aware of. Of all the systems reviewed today, Asus has the nicest and cleanest priopietary software. These jumpers blue could be blocked if a PCI card is installed.

Asus has a long established reputation of being full-featured and reliable and the A7N8X-E Deluxe continues in that tradition. Using the special wireless riser on the motherboard, your computer can connect to nfodce wireless network or become a wireless access point itself in Windows XP. A 12V ATX power connector is conspicuously missing on the motherboard. In practice I found that Q-Fan works as advertised but found limited practicality. March 5, These fan headers are a little close to the AGP a7n8z-e.


nnforce It’s been running flawless for 12 years. Asus decided to spend their value-add-ins on the software and on the wireless network card. Their 3-year warranty is also displayed clearly on the back of the box but no other documentation included mentions warranty. I find this extremely inconvenient and inefficient as a consumer because in order to adjust something as simple as disabling SATA, you need to not only switch the jumper to the appropriate spot, but also change the appropriate setting in the BIOS.

ASUS A7N8X-E Deluxe – motherboard – ATX – Socket A – nForce2 Ultra 400 Series

Large video coolers will block the first PCI nfodce. Home Reviews News Forums. I would have preferred to have seen diagnostic LEDs on the motherboard or on the back panel instead. So if you have a videocard with a large cooler, you may end up losing the first PCI slot as a result see above image. Latest News Latest Videos.

nForce 2 Socket A Motherboard Round-up

Looking at the socket area, there are four mounting holes for waterblocks and heatsinks, but is hampered by a row of big capacitors. As we will see shortly, the BIOS features reinforces this notion. Hope I can find someone, who’s able to replace them.


A quarter century tour; a Space Marine’s job is never done. This motherboard may not have all the features that will tickle the a7n8-xe fancy, but it is an excellent board with great execution.

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Asus’s support information is clearly printed on the inside of the front cover of the owner’s manual and on the driver CD. The rear panel features a full set of stereo connections for complete 5. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays everyone. The A7n8x-w website also carries warranty information in an obvious spot here making it easier for customers to access the support they need. Also a few of these jumpers are next to PCI nofrce which a7n8-e mean they could be blocked if a card is installed.

The only time it did slow down was when I stopped my Folding Home or when I turned on the air-conditioning. These capacitors may block larger heatsinks like this Thermalright AX7.

I personally find this feature questionable since there are many situations where you either don’t have speakers or work in a quiet environment. However once installed in a case, I found that the ATX cable blocks a7nn8x-e removable 3.