Feature Full Support for the New Second Generation Intel® Core™ Processors with Class Leading Motherboard Designs
Mumbai, 18th January 2011: ASUS India today announced a range of motherboards featuring full support for Intel’s ‘Sandy Bridge’ second generation Intel® Core™ processors.The new motherboards also feature Dual Intelligent Processors 2 technology, which consists of twin embedded co-processors that ensure optimized energy consumption and enhanced performance controls not available in other motherboards. Additional ASUS exclusives include the mouse-controlled EFI BIOS interface, BT GO! Bluetooth management and the AI Suite II application center that is the pinnacle of user functionality and control.The P8P67 Series includes the exclusive BT GO! Bluetooth manager. This enables fast and easy connectivity with Bluetooth devices and offers users seven functions — folder sync, BT Transfer, personal manager, shoot and send, BT to Net, music player and the unique BT Turbo Remote. With BT Turbo Remote, users can even reset and shutdown their systems via Bluetooth device without having to be near the PC itself.In addition to the P8P67 Series, ASUS has developed a complete array of new motherboards based on the P67 chipset that include the Republic of Gamers (ROG) Maximus IV Extreme and the heavy-duty TUF Series SABERTOOTH P67 motherboard.All P8P67 and P8H67 series motherboards include ASUS exclusive EFI, giving users’ access to a BIOS that features intuitive mouse control and an extremely user friendly graphical interface. Unlike the old text-based interfaces of traditional BIOS versions, EFI BIOS makes it easy to manage a PC’s resources and offers support for future technologies that traditional BIOS’ are unable to provide.Based on extensive ASUS research and user feedback, the most frequently-accessed functions of the BIOS have been integrated into the EFI BIOS EZ Mode, which enables expedited system supervision, performance settings and even drag-and-drop boot priority management.
List of new models available along with the pricing:
P8H67-M EVO – Rs. 8500/- (excluding taxes)
P8H67-M PRO – Rs. 7800/- (excluding taxes)
P8H67-V – Rs. 7400/- (excluding taxes)
P8H67-M – Rs. 7100/- (excluding taxes)
P8H67-M LE – Rs. 6400/- (excluding taxes)
P8H67-M LX – Rs. 5700/- (excluding taxes)
Maximus IV Extreme – Rs. 21850/- (excluding taxes)
P8P67 Deluxe – Rs. 11850/- (excluding taxes)
P8P67 – Rs. 10400/- (excluding taxes)
P8P67 Pro – Rs. 11500/- (excluding taxes)
Sabertooth P67 – Rs. 12500/- (excluding taxes)
The P8P67 and P8H67 motherboards will be distributed nationwide by Rashi Peripherals Pvt. Ltd.