|ASUS P6X58D Premium Motherboard is USB-3.0 Certified|
|Written by ASUS|
|Sunday, 10 January 2010|
ASUS P6X58D Premium Motherboard is USB-3.0 Certified
The ASUS P6X58D Premium is the First Officially Recognized USB 3.0-enabled Motherboard Future proofing users with upcoming 32nm CPU support SATA6G and USB 3.0
The ASUS P6X58D Premium motherboard is the first motherboard officially certified by the USB Implementation Forum (USB-IF) to support USB 3.0 technology. Based on its superior design and performance, the P6X58D Premium was officially recognized for achieving USB 3.0 or SuperSpeed USB compliance on January 5, 2010. This makes it the first in the industry to receive USB 3.0 certification. With its upgraded data transfer technology, the P6X58D Premium delivers up to 10 times faster data transfers compared to USB 2.0-based motherboards. USB 3.0 is expected to improve the transfer of rich media content and large files from the latest, technologically advanced digital devices. The P6X58D Premium is built on the Intel X58 chipset and the Intel LGA1366 socket. It also supports the upcoming 32nm 6-Core CPU and SATA 6G Technology rounding out its premium feature set.
More information on ASUS USB 3.0 and SATA 6Gb/s ready motherboards can be found at http://event.asus.com/mb/P7P55D-E_U3S6/.
Model CPU Socket Chipset Native USB 3.0 Support USB 3.0 enabled with add-on PCIe card
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About USB Implementers Forum
USB Implementers Forum, Inc. is a non-profit corporation founded by the group of companies that developed the Universal Serial Bus specification. The USB-IF was formed to provide a support organization and forum for the advancement and adoption of Universal Serial Bus technology. The Forum facilitates the development of high-quality compatible USB peripherals (devices), promotes the benefits of USB, and certifies products that have passed compliance testing.
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