Windows 8 Motherboards by Design

In preparing total compatibility with Windows 8, ASUS has gathered its most experienced engineers in dedicated R&D teams. No resources have been spared in getting ready for the launch, ensuring customers get optimized products out of the box. ASUS teams have also created innovative Windows 8-tailored features such as Fast Boot, DirectKey and ASUS Boot Setting, all catering to unique.

Your Experience Matters Most

The ASUS commitment to customer happiness goes deeper than development. It is an ongoing process that will continue after Windows 8 launches. With every motherboard and feature, your experience our focus, as the best hardware enables the best computing, and we are sure you will make the most of Windows 8 only on ASUS motherboards.

Features Specially Prepared for Win8 Supports

Fast Boot - 2 Seconds OS Login

ASUS has released new hardware and software designs to shorten system boot-up time to 2-seconds* for a smoother user experience that removes annoying delays under Windows 8, and even previous versions of Windows. Faster system boot and restart means Windows starts quicker and higher efficiency - No more waiting around.
*On select models

ASUS Boot Setting - Multi-startup Options

Thanks to ASUS Windows 8 hardware optimization, ASUS Boot Setting provides better flexibility in customizing your PCs startup process. You can enter the BIOS directly with one click through a user-friendly interface, and quickly select your preferred system boot up method: either get to the OS in seconds or opt for regular boot up. Whatever your choice, settings are saved and persistent, with no need to choose every time you power on.

DirectKey - A Dedicated Button to Access the BIOS Directly

Designed for those requiring frequent BIOS access, users can easily enter the BIOS automatically when the PC is on standby power with the simple press of a button. It saves you time during boot-up from having to repeatedly press the DEL key. Convenience and ease at its best!

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