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  Products   Motherboards   Xeon Boards   [ X6DAL-XG ]

Key Features
1. Dual Intel® 64-bit Xeon® Support,
    Up to 3.8 GHz, 800 MHz FSB
2. Intel® E7525 (Tumwater) Chipset
3. Up to 12GB DDR 333 SDRAM (or)
    Up to 24GB DDR 266 SDRAM
4. Intel® 82541GI Gigabit Ethernet
5. 2x SATA Ports via 6300ESB
    On-chip SATA Controller
6. 1 (x16) PCI-Express,
    2x 64-bit 66MHz PCI-X,
    2x 32-bit 33MHz PCI
7. AC'97 Audio, 6-Channel Sound
8. Low Noise Fan Speed Control

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Product SKUs - Discontinued SKU (EOL). Please contact sales-rep for alternative options.
  • X6DAL-XG (Standard Retail Pack)
  • X6DAL-XG (Bulk Pack)
Physical Stats
Form Factor
  • ATX
  • 12" x 10" (30.5cm x 25.4cm)
  • Dual 604-pin FC-mPGA4 Sockets
  • Supports up to two Intel® 64-bit Xeon® processor(s) of the same type below:
    • Xeon (Nocona) CPU with 1MB L2 Integrated Advanced Transfer Cache, up to 3.60 GHz
    • Xeon (Irwindale) CPU with 2MB L2 Integrated Advanced Transfer Cache, up to 3.80 GHz
    • Xeon LV (Low Voltage) CPU, up to 2.8 GHz
System Bus
  • 800MHz system bus
Operating System Software
System Memory
Memory Capacity
  • Six 184-pin DIMM sockets
  • Supports up to 12 GB DDR 333 MHz or
  • Supports up to 24 GB DDR 266 MHz
  • Dual channel memory bus
  • Memory must be populated in pairs
Memory Type
  • DDR333/266MHz buffered (registered) ECC SDRAM 72-bit, 184-pin gold-plated DIMMs
DIMM Sizes
  • 256 MB, 512 MB, 1GB, 2GB, 4GB**
Memory Voltage
  • 2.5 V only
On-Board Devices
  • Intel® E7525 chipset
  • MCH + 6300ESB + 82541GI
  • 6300ESB support for 2x SATA ports
  • RAID 0, 1, and JBOD support
Network Controllers
  • 1x Intel® 82541GI Gigabit Ethernet
  • Supports 10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, and 1000BASE-T, RJ45 output
  • AC'97 audio CODEC with high quality 6-channel sound
Input / Output
Serial ATA
  • Two Serial ATA ports
  • Two SATA hard drives supported
  • Dual EIDE channels support up to four UDMA IDE devices
  • Supports UDMA Mode 5, PIO Mode 4, and ATA/100
  • 1 Floppy controller; 1.44 MB, 2.88 MB, 3-mode support
  • 1x RJ45 LAN port
  • Up to 4 USB 2.0 ports
  • 2x ports, 2x headers
  • 1x Line In / Line Out / Microphone ports
Keyboard / Mouse
  • PS/2 keyboard and mouse ports
Serial Ports
  • 2 Fast UART 16550 serial ports
Parallel Header
  • 1 ECP / EEP parallel header (CBL-081)
Chassis ( Optimized for X6DAL-XG )
Tower / 4U Rackmount
Important Chassis Notes
  • To ensure system stability, a 420W (minimum) ATX power supply [4-pin (+12V), 8-pin (+12V) and 24-pin are required]
  • Chassis must have CPU mounting holes required for 800MHz FSB CPUs with this serverboard.
Expansion Slots
  • 1 (x16) PCI-e Slot
  • 2x 64-bit 66MHz PCI-X (3.3V) slots
  • 2x 32-bit 33MHz PCI (5V) slots
System BIOS
  • 8Mb Flash EEPROM with AMI® BIOS
BIOS Features
  • Plug and Play (PnP)
  • SMBIOS 2.3
  • APM 1.2
  • DMI 2.1
  • ACPI 2.0
  • SuperDoctor® III
  • Watch Dog
Power Configurations
  • ACPI/APM Power Management
  • Main Switch Override Mechanism
  • Wake-On-Ring (WOR) header
  • Wake-On-LAN (WOL) header
  • Suspend to RAM (STR)
  • CPU Fan auto-off in sleep mode
  • Power-on mode control for AC power loss recovery
  • Internal/External modem remote ring-on
PC Health Monitoring
  • Monitors for CPU Cores, +3.3V, +5V, ±12V & +5V Standby
  • CPU Core 4-Phase-switching voltage regulator with auto-sense from 1.3V-1.5V
  • Adjustable CPU clock frequency ratio settings (via BIOS)
  • Total of six 4-pin fan headers
  • 6x fans with status monitoring
  • Status monitor with firmware/software on/off control
  • Low noise fan speed control
  • Pulse Width Modulated (PWM) fan connector
  • Monitoring for CPU and chassis environment
  • CPU thermal trip support
  • Thermal Monitor 2 support
  • CPU Overheat LED
  • System Overheat LED
  • Suspend-state indicator LED
Other Features
  • Chassis intrusion detection
  • Chassis intrusion header
  • SDDC
OS Compatibility

• Please see our OS Compatibility Chart
Parts List
  Part Number Qty Description
X6DAL-XG MBD-X6DAL-XG-O 1 X6DAL-XG Motherboard
Manual(s) MNL-07xx 1 Motherboard Manual for X6DAL-XG
I/O Cables CBL-022
ATX Floppy Cable
ATA 66/100 IDE LP Cable
2ft. Amphenol, SATA Cable
Driver Disk CDR-INTC 1.20 1 Version 1.20 CD or later
I/O Shield CSE-PT2 1 Motherboard I/O Shield
Retention Module SKT-0159 2 CPU mounting plate

Note:  Items in a Standard Retail Package may differ from items in a Standard Bulk Package.
** 4GB Memory has not been verified due to temporary module unavailability.
Information in this document is subject to change without notice.
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