ASUS COMMANDO (Intel i965)



LGA775 socket for Intel® Core™2 Extreme / Core™2 Duo / Pentium® Extreme / Pentium® D / Pentium® 4 / Celeron® D Processors
Compatible with Intel® 05B/05A/06 processors
Intel® Quad-Core CPU ready
* Refer to for Intel CPU support list


Intel® P965 / ICH8R with Intel® Fast Memory Access Technology

Front Side Bus

1066 / 800 / 533 MHz


4 x DIMM, max. 8GB, DDR2 800 / 667 / 533 MHz, non-ECC, un-buffered memory
Dual channel memory architecture
* Refer to or user manual for Memory QVL (Qualify Vendor List)

Expansion Slots

2 x PCI-E x16 (@ x16 and x4 mode)
4 x PCI 2.2

Storage Southbridge

- 6 x SATA 3.0 Gb/s ports
- Intel Matrix Storage Technology supports RAID 0, 1, 5 and 10.
PATA controller
- 1 x UltraDMA 133/100/66 for up to 2 PATA devices


Dual Gigabit LAN controllers, both featuring AI NET2
Marvell® PCI-E and PCI Gigabit LAN controllers


SupremeFX Audio card featuring ADI® 1988B Codec
- Support Jack-Sensing, Enumeration, Multi-streaming and Jack-Retasking
- Coaxial / Optical S/PDIF out ports at back I/O
- ASUS Noise Filter
- DTS Connect™

IEEE 1394

2 x IEEE 1394a ports (one at midboard; one at back panel)


10 x USB 2.0 ports (6 ports at mid-board, 4 ports at back panel)

Overclocking Features

Extreme Tweaker
Intelligent overclocking tools:
AI NOS™ (Non-delay Overclocking System)
AI Overclocking (intelligent CPU frequency tuner)
ASUS AI Booster Utility
O.C Profile

Overclocking Protection:

* ASUS C.P.R.(CPU Parameter Recall)
ASUS Features
LCD Poster
Onboard Switches: Power / Reset / Clr CMOS
ASUS CrashfreeBIOS 3
ASUS EZ Flash2
ASUS MyLogo3

Back Panel I/O Ports

1 x PS/2 Keyboard
1 x PS/2 Mouse
1 x S/PDIF Out (Coaxial + Optical)
1 x IEEE1394a
2 x RJ45 port
4 x USB 2.0/1.1

Internal I/O Connectors

3 x USB connectors support additional 6 USB ports
1 x Floppy disk drive connector
1 x IDE connector
6 x SATA connectors
1 x CPU Fan connector
6 x Chassis Fan connector
1 x Power Fan connector
1 x IEEE1394a connector
1 x Azalia Digital Header
3 x thermal sensor connectors
Chassis Intrusion connector
24-pin ATX Power connector
1 x 8-pin ATX 12V Power connector
System Panel


8 Mb Flash ROM, AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI2.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 2.3, ACPI 2.0a, Multi-language BIOS, ASUS EZ Flash 2, ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3
WfM 2.0, DMI 2.0, WOL by PME, PXE


UltraDMA 133/100/66 cable
FDD cable
SATA cables
SATA power cables
I/O Shield
User's manual
USB2.0 port module
3 in 1 Q-connector
7 x cable ties
IEEE1394 port module
InterVideo® Media Launcher (OEM version)
Optional Fan for Water-Cooling or Passive-Cooling only

Support DVD

ASUS Update
AI Booster
Futuremark® 3DMark06 Advanced Edition
Kaspersky Anti-Virus software (full version)

Form Factor

ATX Form Factor, 12"x 9.6" (30.5cm x 24.5cm)

Screen e foto varie



Punti di rilevazione voltaggi:


- Bios 0601 (release iniziale)

- Bios 0702 (ufficiale)
1. Fixx VTT voltage too high under PC probe when O.C. FSB beyond 381
2. Finetune code for AC Power loss function
3. Fix DDR ref voltage too low after S3 resume
4. Support x4 DIMM modules

- Bios 0801 (BETA!)
1. Adds Support For 1333FSB and other tweaks so try it at your own risk.

- Bios 0803 ufficiale
1. Fix DRAM Frequency not correct during POST
2. Fix system may sometimes hang when changing DRAM mode
3. Modify FSB/DRAM default from 1333/667 to 1333/833 when using Conroe E0 CPU
4. Enhance RAM compatibility under 4 DIMM configuration with CONROE E0 CPU
5. Support CONROE E0 CPU(FSB 1333)

- Bios 0902 BETA

- Bios 1404
1. Enhance memory compatibility under FSB1333 mode

Utility bios:

- Afudos BIOS update tool V2.26


- Commando User's Manual for English Edition (E2938)

Driver vari

Driver Vari (audio, lan, usb ecc...)


- ClockGen

SET FSB Version 2.0b3(beta)