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  Products   Motherboards   Archived (EOL)   [ X8SIT-F ]

Key Features
1. Intel® Xeon® X3400 / L3400 series,
    Core™ i3 & Pentium® processors
    with LGA 1156 socket
2. Intel® 3420 Chipset
3. Up to 32GB DDR3 1333/1066/800MHz
    ECC Registered DIMM or 16GB
    Unbuffered DIMM
4. Dual Intel® 82574L Gigabit Ethernet
5. 6 SATA (3 Gbps) Ports
    RAID 0, 1, 5, 10
6. 1 (x16) PCI-E 2.0 or
    2 (x8) PCI-E 2.0 (by riser card)
7. 7x USB (2 rear, 1 on-board, 2 headers)
8. Integrated IPMI 2.0 with KVM and
    Dedicated LAN

Links & Resources
Tested Memory List
Tested HDD List
Motherboard Manual
Update Your BIOS
IPMI Firmware
Download the Latest Drivers and Utilities
Download Driver CD
Product SKUs
  • X8SIT-F (Bulk Pack)
Physical Stats
Form Factor
  • Proprietary
  • Dimensions
  • 16.4" x 6.5 ", (41.66cm x 16.51 cm)
    • LGA 1156 Socket
    • Intel® Xeon® X3400 series
    • Intel® Xeon® L3400 series
    • Intel® Core™ i3
    • Intel® Pentium® G6950
    • Intel® Celeron® G1101
    System Memory
    Memory Capacity
    • All X3400 series and L3426 CPU support RDIMM and UDIMM
    • All i3 series, L3406, G6950, and G1101 CPU support UDIMM only
    Memory Type
    • 1333 / 1066 / 800 MHz ECC Registered / ECC Unbuffered DDR3 SDRAM 72-bit, 240-pin gold-plated DIMMs
    DIMM Sizes
    • 1GB, 2GB, 4GB, 8GB
    Memory Voltage
    • 1.5 V
    Error Detection
    • Corrects single-bit errors
    • Detects double-bit errors (using ECC memory)
    On-Board Devices
    • Intel® 3420 chipset
    • 6x SATA (3 Gbps)
    • RAID 0, 1, 5, 10 support (Windows)
    • RAID 0, 1, 10 support (Linux)
    • Support for Intelligent Platform Management Interface v.2.0
    • IPMI 2.0 with virtual media over LAN and KVM-over-LAN support
    • Nuvoton WPCM450 BMC
    Network Controllers
    • Dual Intel® 82574L Gigabit Ethernet Controllers
    • Supports 10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, and 1000BASE-T, RJ45 output
    • 1x Realtek RTL8201N PHY (dedicated IPMI)
    • Matrox G200eW 16MB DDR2
    Super I/O
    • Nuvoton W83627DHG UBE
    Input / Output
    Serial ATA
    • 6 SATA ports
    • 6 SATA hard drives supported
    • 2x RJ45 LAN ports
    • 1x RJ45 Dedicated IPMI LAN port
    • 2x USB rear ports
    • 1x USB on-board
    • 2x USB internal header (4 ports)
    • Total 7 USB 2.0 Compliant
    • 1x VGA port
    Serial Port / Header
    • 1x Fast UART 16550 serial port
    • 1x internal header
    Chassis ( Optimized for X8SIT-F )
    Important Chassis Notes
    • To support the new generation Intel® Xeon® processor-based motherboards, a Revision K chassis is recommended for most models. Please talk to your sales representative or follow the link for details.
    Expansion Slots
    • 1 (x16) PCI-E 2.0 or 2 (x8) PCI-E 2.0 (by riser card)
    System BIOS
    BIOS Type
    • 32Mb SPI Flash EEPROM with AMI BIOS
    BIOS Features
    • DMI 2.3
    • PCI 2.3
    • ACPI 1.0 / 2.0
    • USB Keyboard support
    • SMBIOS 2.3
    • IPMI (Intelligent Platform Management Interface) v1.5 / 2.0 with KVM support
    • SuperDoctor® III
    • Watch Dog
    • NMI
    Power Configurations
    • ACPI / ACPM Power Management
    • Main Switch Override Mechanism
    • Wake-On-LAN (WOL) header
    • Keyboard Wakeup from Soft-Off
    • Power-on mode for AC power recovery
    • Internal/External modem ring-on
    PC Health Monitoring
    • Monitors for CPU Cores, +1.8V, +3.3V, +5V, ±12V, +3.3V Standby, +5V Standby, VBAT, HT, Memory, Chipset Voltages.
    • 5-Phase-switching voltage regulator with auto-sense from 0.8375V-1.60V
    • Total of 5 fan headers supporting up to 5 fans
    • Five 4-pin fan headers
    • 5x fans with tachometer status monitoring
    • Status monitor for speed control
    • Status monitor for on/off control
    • Support 3-pin fans (w/o speed control)
    • Low noise fan speed control
    • Pulse Width Modulated (PWM) fan connectors
    • Monitoring for CPU and chassis environment
    • CPU thermal trip support
    • FC temperature sensing logic
    • Thermal Monitor 2 (TM2) support
    • PECI
    • CPU / System Overheat LED
    • +5V Standby alert LED
    Other Features
    • Chassis intrusion detection
    • Chassis intrusion header
    OS Compatibility
    • Please see our OS Compatibility Chart
    Parts List (Bulk Package)
      Part Number Qty Description
    X8SIT-F MBD-X8SIT-F 1 X8SIT-F Motherboard
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