Asus P5b Vm Supported Processors

ASUS P5B-VM motherboard with processor

Mute in reality





North bridge

Intel G965

South bridge

Intel ICH8

CPU socket


Supported Processors

Intel Core 2 Quad / Core 2 Extreme / Core 2 Duo / Pentium Extreme / Pentium D / Pentium 4

System bus, MHz

1066/800/533 MHz

Memory used

DDR2 800/667/533 MHz

Memory support

4 x 240-pin DIMM dual-channel architecture up to 8 GB

Expansion slots

1 x PCI-E x16
1 x PCI-E x1
2 x PCI 2.2

Asus P5b Vm Supported Processors


Intel GMA X3000
High Definition Video Processing with a maximum resolution of 2048 x 1536 @ 75Hz
Maximum usage up to 256MB of RAM
Support for DX 9, OpenGL 1.5, Pixel Shader 3.0

Disk subsystem

Video: Asus P5b Vm Supported Processors

ICH8 Southbridge supports:
4 x Serial ATA 3.0 Gb / s

The optional JMB368 controller supports:
1 x Ultra DMA 133/100/66/33

Sound subsystem

Realtek ALC883, 6-Channel High-Definition Audio Codec Coaxial S / PDIF

LAN support

Attansic L1 PCI-E Gigabit LAN Network Controller


24 pin ATX power connector
4 pin ATX12V power connector


Aluminum radiator on the north and south bridge

Fan connectors

1 x CPU
1 x case fan

External I / O Ports

2 x PS / 2 keyboard and mouse port
1 x LPT
1 x COM port
1 x VGA
4 x USB 2.0 / 1.1 ports
1 x LAN (RJ45)
6 channel audio output

Internal I / O Ports

6 x USB
1 x FDD
4 x SATA
1 x IDE
1x S / PDIF output
Front panel audio connectors
System panel connector
Chassis intrusion


8 Mb Flash ROM, AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI2.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 2.4, ACPI 2.0a, ASUS EZ Flash 2, ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3

Overclocking capabilities

Frequency change: FSB, PCI-Express, memory.
Change of voltage on: memory.

Proprietary technology

ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3
ASUS EZ Flash 2
ASUS MyLogo 2

Options (important)

1 x SATA cable
1 x SATA SATA Power Adapter
1 x UltraDMA cable
1 x FDD cable
Instruction and manual
2 x CD with drivers and software

Form factor Dimensions, mm

microATX 9.6"x 8.4"
244 x 213