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Asus X79 Series Information Thread (drivers, BIOSes, overclocking) **UPDATED 4/22**

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P9X79
>>> (Click to show)
Quote:
PRODUCT LINK

Manual / Memory QVL / Device QVL

BIOS >>> (Click to show)
Version 3501 3501 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 3408 3408 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fixed that system will hang(blue screen) when installing UEFI OS.

Version 3305 3305 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3203 3203 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3102 3102 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 3009 3009 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 2104 2104 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve compatibility with Windows 8 OS.
- Improve system stability.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.
- Fixed Nvidia GTX 680 hang when running with UEFI driver.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2104.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Warning: Supposedly breaks VT-d support.

Version 2002 2002 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- BIOS structure changed from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2002.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Warning: Supposedly breaks VT-d support.

Version 1203 1203 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve Improve system stability.
- Improve memory compatibility.

Version 1103 1103 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve Improve system stability.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 1009 1009 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- Improve memory compatibility.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 0906 0906 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enhance PCIe 3.0 support capability.
- Enhance DRAM compatibility.
- Enhance CPU OC capability.
- Enable VT-d support for VT-d enabled processor.
- Speed up S3 resume time.

Version 0802 0802 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enable UEFI driver support for added on cards.
- BIOS will show "All Core" before "Target Frequency" if Turbo Boost is working under All Core mode.

Version 0709 0709 changelog: (Click to show)
- First release.

Chipset
Audio
Lan
  • Intel Gigabit Ethernet Driver: 18.2

USB 3.0
SATA
  • ASMedia SATA Controller Driver: 1.3.4.001
  • Intel Rapid Storage Technology Enterprise Driver: 3.6.0.1093

Utilities
  • P9X79 CAP Converter >>> (Click to show)
    - The file contains the BIOS Converter utility and The BIOS Converter User Guide for X79 series.
    - The utility converts the BIOS structure from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.
    - The utility converts the BIOS directly to BIOS version 2104.CAP.
  • AI Suite II >>> (Click to show)
    • Asus Update 1.04.07
    • DIGI+ Power Control 1.00.37
    • DrvResource
    • EPU-6 1.03.22
    • Fan Xpert+ 1.01.14
    • ImageResource
    • Matrix 1.03.00
    • MyLogo 1.03.06
    • Probe II 1.00.51
    • System Information 1.02.15
    • Turbo V EVO 1.01.43
    • USB 3.0 Boost 1.02.13

P9X79 LE
>>> (Click to show)
Quote:
PRODUCT LINK

Manual / Memory QVL / Device QVL

BIOS >>> (Click to show)
Version 3501 3501 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 3408 3408 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fixed that system will hang(blue screen) when installing UEFI OS.

Version 3305 3305 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fix OC function incorrect when reset button use.

Version 3203 3203 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3009 3009 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 0504 0504 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve compatibility with Windows 8 OS.
- Improve system stability.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.
- Fixed Nvidia GTX 680 hang when running with UEFI driver.

Version 0405 0405 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 0302 0302 changelog: (Click to show)
- First release.

Chipset
Audio
Lan
USB 3.0
SATA
  • ASMedia SATA Controller Driver: 1.3.4.001
  • Intel Rapid Storage Technology Enterprise Driver: 3.6.0.1093

Utilities
  • AI Suite II >>> (Click to show)
    • Asus Update 1.04.07
    • DIGI+ Power Control 1.00.37
    • DrvResource
    • EPU-6 1.03.22
    • Fan Xpert+ 1.01.14
    • ImageResource
    • Matrix 1.03.00
    • MyLogo 1.03.06
    • Probe II 1.00.51
    • Remote GO! 1.00.06
    • System Information 1.02.15
    • Turbo V EVO 1.01.43
    • USB 3.0 Boost 1.02.13
    • USB BIOS Flashback 1.00.06
    • Wi-Fi GO! Remote (Android) 1.1.09

P9X79 PRO
>>> (Click to show)
Quote:
PRODUCT LINK

Manual / Memory QVL / Device QVL

BIOS >>> (Click to show)
Version 3501 3501 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 3408 3408 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fixed that system will hang(blue screen) when installing UEFI OS.

Version 3305 3305 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3203 3203 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3102 3102 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 3009 3009 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 2104 2104 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve compatibility with Windows 8 OS.
- Improve system stability.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.
- Fixed Nvidia GTX 680 hang when running with UEFI driver.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2104.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Warning: Supposedly breaks VT-d support.

Version 2002 2002 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- BIOS structure changed from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2002.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Warning: Supposedly breaks VT-d support.

Version 1203 1203 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve Improve system stability.
- Improve memory compatibility.

Version 1104 1104 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve Improve system stability.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 1010 1010 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- Improve memory compatibility.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.
- Fix PCIEx16 VGA card HD 7970 cannot be detected when the temperature of VGA less than -40.

Version 0906 0906 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enhance PCIe 3.0 support capability.
- Enhance DRAM compatibility.
- Enhance CPU OC capability.
- Enable VT-d support for VT-d enabled processor.
- Speed up S3 resume time.

Version 0802 0802 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enable UEFI driver support for added on cards.
- BIOS will show "All Core" before "Target Frequency" if Turbo Boost is working under All Core mode.

Version 0709 0709 changelog: (Click to show)
- First release.

Chipset
Audio
Lan
  • Intel Gigabit Ethernet Driver: 18.2

USB 3.0
SATA
  • ASMedia SATA Controller Driver: 1.3.4.001
  • Marvell SATA Controller Driver: 1.2.0.1032
  • Intel Rapid Storage Technology Enterprise Driver: 3.6.0.1093

Utilities
  • P9X79 PRO CAP Converter >>> (Click to show)
    - The file contains the BIOS Converter utility and The BIOS Converter User Guide for X79 series.
    - The utility converts the BIOS structure from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.
    - The utility converts the BIOS directly to BIOS version 2104.CAP.
  • AI Suite II >>> (Click to show)
    • Asus Mobilink 1.01.07
    • Asus SSD Caching 1.00.07
    • Asus Update 1.04.07
    • BT GO! 1.00.44
    • DIGI+ Power Control 1.00.37
    • DrvResource
    • EPU-6 1.03.22
    • Fan Xpert+ 1.01.14
    • ImageResource
    • Matrix 1.03.00
    • MyLogo 1.03.06
    • Probe II 1.00.51
    • System Information 1.02.15
    • Turbo V EVO 1.01.43
    • USB 3.0 Boost 1.02.16

P9X79 DELUXE
>>> (Click to show)
Quote:
PRODUCT LINK

Manual / Memory QVL / Device QVL

BIOS >>> (Click to show)
Version 3501 3501 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 3408 3408 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fixed that system will hang(blue screen) when installing UEFI OS.

Version 3305 3305 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3203 3203 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3009 3009 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 2104 2104 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve compatibility with Windows 8 OS.
- Improve system stability.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.
- Fixed Nvidia GTX 680 hang when running with UEFI driver.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2104.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Version 2002 2002 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- BIOS structure changed from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2002.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Version 1203 1203 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve Improve system stability.
- Improve memory compatibility.

Version 1103 1103 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve Improve system stability.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 1009 1009 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- Improve memory compatibility.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.
- Fix PCIEx16 VGA card HD 7970 cannot be detected when the temperature of VGA less than -40.

Version 0906 0906 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enhance PCIe 3.0 support capability.
- Enhance DRAM compatibility.
- Enhance CPU OC capability.
- Enable VT-d support for VT-d enabled processor.
- Speed up S3 resume time.

Version 0802 0802 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enable UEFI driver support for added on cards.
- BIOS will show "All Core" before "Target Frequency" if Turbo Boost is working under All Core mode.

Version 0709 0709 changelog: (Click to show)
- First release.

Chipset
Audio
Lan
Bluetooth
  • Atheros AR3011 Bluetooth Driver/Suite

USB 3.0
SATA
  • ASMedia SATA Controller Driver: 1.3.4.001
  • Marvell SATA Controller Driver: 1.2.0.1032
  • Intel Rapid Storage Technology Enterprise Driver: 3.6.0.1093

Utilities
  • P9X79 DELUXE CAP Converter >>> (Click to show)
    - The file contains the BIOS Converter utility and The BIOS Converter User Guide for X79 series.
    - The utility converts the BIOS structure from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.
    - The utility converts the BIOS directly to BIOS version 2104.CAP.
  • AI Suite II >>> (Click to show)
    • AI Charger + 1.00.07
    • AsusUpdate 1.03.04
    • DIGI+ Power Control 1.00.08
    • EPU-6 1.03.10
    • Fan Xpert 1.00.47
    • Matrix 1.02.79
    • MyLogo 1.02.03
    • Probe II 1.00.46
    • System Information 1.02.05
    • Turbo V Evo 1.01.12
    • USB 3.0 Boost 1.02.02

P9X79 WS
>>> (Click to show)
Quote:
PRODUCT LINK

Manual / Memory QVL

BIOS >>> (Click to show)
Version 3401 3401 changelog: (Click to show)
- Support Deep S4.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1305 or older: Go to BIOS-Utilities to download and install the BIOS Converter utility before updating the BIOS.

Version 3306 3306 changelog: (Click to show)
- Supports decoding of PCI\resources in Above 4G Address Space.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1305 or older: Go to BIOS-Utilities to download and install the BIOS Converter utility before updating the BIOS.

Version 3209 3209 changelog: (Click to show)
- Update ME F/W to 8.1.10.1286.
- Revise the auto rule that system would support secure boot and CSM at the same time.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1305 or older: Go to BIOS-Utilities to download and install the BIOS Converter utility before updating the BIOS.

Version 3101 3101 changelog: (Click to show)
- Update new BIOS logo.
- Improve system stability.
- Improve compatibility with Windows 8 OS.

Note: If BIOS version is 1305 or older, using "Converter" file to flash BIOS at the first time, "3003.cap" file at the second time by "EZflash tool" or "USB BIOS flashback".

Version 1305 1305 changelog: (Click to show)
- Disable power button when updating BIOS using EZFlash.

Version 1202 1202 changelog: (Click to show)
- Change the default value of "ErP Ready" from "Enabled" to "Disabled".
- Disable power button when update BIOS at EZFlash.

Version 1104 1104 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fix HighPoint RocketRAID 640 RAID Partition will disappear after S3.

Version 1001 1001 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve RAID mode compatibility.
- Change the default value of "ErP Ready" from "Disabled" to "Enabled".
- Change the default value of "Chassis 1 Fan Speed Low Limit" from "600 RPM" to "300 RPM".

Version 0904 0904 changelog: (Click to show)
- Update MRC to 1.0.007.
- Fixed XMP voltage information is incorrect of Ai Tweaker in BIOS setup with some DRAMs.
- Auto detect UEFI OS harddisk to create Window Boot Manager boot path.

Version 0802 0802 changelog: (Click to show)
- Support VT-d function when using C2 stepping CPU.
- Speed up S3 resume time.
- Modify boot priority.
- Enhance PCIe 3.0 support capability.

Version 0701 0701 changelog: (Click to show)
- Add EFI/Legacy boot option rom item.

Version 0603 0603 changelog: (Click to show)
- Update rule of Clock Generate Filter.

Version 0503 0503 changelog: (Click to show)
- Modify the DMI string of "ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC."
- Clear background when security password window pop out.

Version 0402 0402 changelog: (Click to show)
- First release.

Chipset
Audio
Lan
  • Intel Gigabit Ethernet Driver: 18.2

USB 3.0
SATA
  • Marvell SATA Controller Driver: 1.2.0.1032
  • Intel Rapid Storage Technology Enterprise Driver: 3.6.0.1093

Utilities
  • AI Suite II >>> (Click to show)
    • Ai Charger+ 1.00.09
    • Asus SSD Caching 1.00.07
    • Asus Update 1.03.04
    • DIGI+ Power Control 1.00.10
    • DrvResource
    • EPU-6 1.03.13
    • FAN Xpert+ 1.01.12
    • ImageResource
    • Matrix 1.01.15
    • MyLogo 1.02.04
    • Probe II 1.00.49
    • System Information 1.02.12
    • Turbo V Evo 1.01.16
    • USB 3.0 Boost 1.02.06

SABERTOOTH X79
>>> (Click to show)
Quote:
PRODUCT LINK

Manual / Memory QVL / Device QVL

BIOS >>> (Click to show)
Version 3501 3501 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 3408 3408 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fixed that system will hang(blue screen) when installing UEFI OS.

Version 3305 3305 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3203 3203 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3102 3102 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 3009 3009 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 2104 2104 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve compatibility with Windows 8 OS.
- Improve system stability.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.
- Fixed Nvidia GTX 680 hang when running with UEFI driver.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2104.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Warning: Supposedly breaks VT-d support.

Version 2002 2002 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- BIOS structure changed from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2002.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Warning: Supposedly breaks VT-d support.

Version 1203 1203 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve Improve system stability.
- Improve memory compatibility.

Version 1104 1104 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve Improve system stability.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 1009 1009 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- Improve memory compatibility.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 0906 0906 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enhance PCIe 3.0 support capability.
- Enhance DRAM compatibility.
- Enhance CPU OC capability.
- Enable VT-d support for VT-d enabled processor.
- Speed up S3 resume time.

Version 0802 0802 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enable UEFI driver support for added on cards.
- BIOS will show "All Core" before "Target Frequency" if Turbo Boost is working under All Core mode.

Version 0709 0709 changelog: (Click to show)
- First release.

Chipset
Audio
Lan
  • Intel Gigabit Ethernet Driver: 18.2

USB 3.0
SATA
  • ASMedia SATA Controller Driver: 1.3.4.001
  • Marvell SATA Controller Driver: 1.2.0.1032
  • Intel Rapid Storage Technology Enterprise Driver: 3.6.0.1093

Utilities
  • SABERTOOTH X79 CAP Converter >>> (Click to show)
    - The file contains the BIOS Converter utility and The BIOS Converter User Guide for X79 series.
    - The utility converts the BIOS structure from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.
    - The utility converts the BIOS directly to BIOS version 2104.CAP.
  • AI Suite II >>> (Click to show)
    • Asus SSD Caching 1.00.07
    • Asus Update 1.04.07
    • DIGI+ Power Control 1.00.37
    • DrvResource
    • ImageResource
    • Matrix 1.03.00
    • MyLogo 1.03.06
    • System Information 1.02.15
    • Thermal Radar 1.01.24
    • Turbo V EVO 1.01.43
    • USB 3.0 Boost 1.02.13

RAMPAGE IV GENE
>>> (Click to show)
Quote:
PRODUCT LINK

Manual / Memory QVL

BIOS >>> (Click to show)
Version 3602 3602 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fixed target cpu ratio speed display issue
- Add ROG Exchange support.

Version 3504 3504 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fix WINPE UEFI mode can't boot.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 3404 3404 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3301 3301 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3204 3204 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3101 3101 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 2105 2105 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve compatibility with Windows 8 OS.
- Improve system stability.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2105.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Warning: Supposedly breaks VT-d support.

Version 2003 2003 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2003.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Version 2002 2002 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- BIOS structure changed from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2002.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Warning: Supposedly breaks VT-d support.

Version 1404 1404 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 1305 1305 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- Improve memory compatibility.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.
- Support new CPUs.

Version 0013

Version 1201 1201 changelog: (Click to show)
- Minor fix of dual gpu VGA detection bug in bios's GPU/DIMM post screeen.

Version 1103 1103 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fix PCIEx16 VGA card HD 7970 cannot be detected when the temperature of VGA less than -40.
- Improve system stability.

Version 1005 1005 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enhance PCIe 3.0 support capability.
- Enhance DRAM compatibility.
- Enhance CPU OC capability.
- Enable VT-d support for VT-d enabled processor.
- Speed up S3 resume time.

Version 0006b

Version 0005b

Version 0002b

Version 1005

Version 1004

Chipset
Audio
Lan
  • Intel Gigabit Ethernet Driver: 18.2

USB 3.0
SATA
  • ASMedia SATA Controller Driver: 1.3.4.001
  • Intel Rapid Storage Technology Enterprise Driver: 3.6.0.1093

Utilities
  • Rampage IV Gene CAP Converter >>> (Click to show)
    - The file contains the BIOS Converter utility and The BIOS Converter User Guide for X79 series.
    - The utility converts the BIOS structure from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.
    - The utility converts the BIOS directly to BIOS version 2105.CAP.
  • AI Suite II >>> (Click to show)
    • Ai Charger + 2.00.00
    • Asus Mobilink 1.01.07
    • Asus Update 1.04.07
    • DIGI+ Power Control 1.00.37
    • DrvResource
    • EPU-6 1.03.22
    • Fan Xpert 1.01.13
    • ImageResource
    • Matrix 1.03.00
    • MyLogo 1.03.06
    • Probe II 1.00.51
    • System Information 1.02.15
    • Turbo V EVO 1.01.43
    • USB 3.0 Boost 1.02.13

RAMPAGE IV FORMULA
>>> (Click to show)
Quote:
PRODUCT LINK

Manual / Memory QVL

BIOS >>> (Click to show)
Version 3602 3602 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fixed target cpu ratio speed display issue
- Add ROG Exchange support.

Version 3504 3504 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fix WINPE UEFI mode can't boot.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 3404 3404 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3301 3301 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3204 3204 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3101 3101 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3010 3010 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 2105 2105 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve compatibility with Windows 8 OS.
- Improve system stability.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2105.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Warning: Supposedly breaks VT-d support.

Version 2003 2003 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2003.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Version 2002 2002 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- BIOS structure changed from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2002.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Warning: Supposedly breaks VT-d support.

Version 1404 1404 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 1305 1305 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- Improve memory compatibility.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.
- Support new CPUs.

Version 1202 1202 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- Improve memory compatibility.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.
- Fix PCIEx16 VGA card HD 7970 cannot be detected when the temperature of VGA less than -40.

Version 0013

Version 1201 1201 changelog: (Click to show)
- Minor fix of dual gpu VGA detection bug in bios's GPU/DIMM post screeen.

Version 0006b

Version 0005b

Version 0002b

Version 1005 1005 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enhance PCIe 3.0 support capability.
- Enhance DRAM compatibility.
- Enhance CPU OC capability.
- Enable VT-d support for VT-d enabled processor.
- Speed up S3 resume time.

Version 0505 0505 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fix BIOS Help contents too long issue.
- Improve memory compatibility.
- Fix display the CPU Freq incorrect issue when in "All Core mode".

Version 0083b

Version 0403 0403 changelog: (Click to show)
- First release.

Chipset
Audio
Lan
  • Intel Gigabit Ethernet Driver: 18.2

USB 3.0
SATA
  • ASMedia SATA Controller Driver: 1.3.4.001
  • Intel Rapid Storage Technology Enterprise Driver: 3.6.0.1093

Utilities
  • Rampage IV Formula CAP Converter >>> (Click to show)
    - The file contains the BIOS Converter utility and The BIOS Converter User Guide for X79 series.
    - The utility converts the BIOS structure from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.
    - The utility converts the BIOS directly to BIOS version 2105.CAP.
  • AI Suite II >>> (Click to show)
    • Ai Charger + 2.00.00
    • Asus Mobilink 1.01.07
    • Asus Update 1.04.07
    • DIGI+ Power Control 1.00.37
    • DrvResource
    • EPU-6 1.03.22
    • Fan Xpert 1.01.14
    • ImageResource
    • Matrix 1.03.00
    • MyLogo 1.03.06
    • Probe II 1.00.51
    • System Information 1.02.15
    • Turbo V EVO 1.01.43
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RAMPAGE IV EXTREME
>>> (Click to show)
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PRODUCT LINK

Manual / Memory QVL 1 / QVL 2

BIOS >>> (Click to show)
Version 3602 3602 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fixed target cpu ratio speed display issue
- Add ROG Exchange support.

Version 3504 3504 changelog: (Click to show)
- Fix WINPE UEFI mode can't boot.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.

Version 3404 3404 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3301 3301 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3204 3204 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3101 3101 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 3010 3010 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 2105 2105 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve compatibility with Windows 8 OS.
- Improve system stability.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2105.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Warning: Supposedly breaks VT-d support.

Version 2003 2003 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2003.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Version 2002 2002 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- BIOS structure changed from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.

Note: If your BIOS version is 1203 or older, please install the BIOS Converter and then the converter will update BIOS to 2002.CAP. The BIOS Converter is available in the BIOS Utilities.

Warning: Supposedly breaks VT-d support.

Version 1404 1404 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 1305 1305 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- Improve memory compatibility.
- Support new CPUs.

Version 0018 0018 changelog: (Click to show)
- Updates some PCI-E codes.
- Open range off VGA core to -222.

Version 1202 1202 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.
- Improve memory compatibility.
- Enhance compatibility with some USB devices.
- Fix PCIEx16 VGA card HD 7970 cannot be detected when the temperature of VGA less than -40.

Version 0015 0015 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improves DRAM OC.

Version 0013 0013 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improves DRAM OC.

Version 1201 1201 changelog: (Click to show)
- Minor fix of dual gpu VGA detection bug in bios's GPU/DIMM post screeen.

Version 1103 1103 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improves high frequency DRAM compatibility.
- Improves peripheral compatibility.

Version 0006b

Version 1101 1101 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve system stability.

Version 0005b 0005b changelog: (Click to show)
- Improves CPU Level up for new cpus, improves stability for 7970 when 7970 under LN2.

Version 0003b

Version 0002b 0002b changelog: (Click to show)
- Adds internal pll over-voltage option, improves stability for 7970 when 7970 under LN2.

Version 0001b

Version 1005 1005 changelog: (Click to show)
- Enhance PCIe 3.0 support capability.
- Enhance DRAM compatibility.
- Enhance CPU OC capability.
- Enable VT-d support for VT-d enabled processor.
- Speed up S3 resume time.

Version 1004 1004 changelog: (Click to show)
- Update microcode and PCIE Gen 3.0 codes.

Version 0901 0901 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve memory compatibility.
- Improve system stability.

Version 0083b 0083b changelog: (Click to show)
- More DRAM tuning.
- Added option under 'Latency Boundary' 'Furthest' - furthest will help RAM OC higher (especially Elpida Hypers/ BBSE) at the cost of latency.
- Added Load Tight 4x4GB Hynix profile.

Version 0082b

Version 0079b

Version 0803 0803 changelog: (Click to show)
- Improve memory compatibility.
- Improve system stability.

Version 0703

Version 0076b

Version 0075b

Version 0073b

Version 0070b

Version 0604

Chipset
Audio
Lan
  • Intel Gigabit Ethernet Driver: 18.2

Bluetooth
  • Atheros AR3011 Bluetooth Driver/Suite

USB 3.0
SATA
  • ASMedia SATA Controller Driver: 1.3.4.001
  • Intel Rapid Storage Technology Enterprise Driver: 3.6.0.1093

Utilities
  • Rampage IV Extreme CAP Converter >>> (Click to show)
    - The file contains the BIOS Converter utility and The BIOS Converter User Guide for X79 series.
    - The utility converts the BIOS structure from .ROM to .CAP for Windows 8 full-functionality.
    - The utility converts the BIOS directly to BIOS version 2105.CAP.
  • AI Suite II >>> (Click to show)
    • Ai Charger + 2.00.00
    • Asus Mobilink 1.01.07
    • Asus Update 1.04.07
    • DIGI+ Power Control 1.00.37
    • DrvResource
    • EPU-6 1.03.22
    • Fan Xpert 1.01.14
    • ImageResource
    • Matrix 1.03.00
    • MyLogo 1.03.06
    • Probe II 1.00.51
    • System Information 1.02.15
    • Turbo V EVO 1.01.43
    • USB 3.0 Boost 1.02.13

Edited by SimpleTech - 4/22/13 at 9:58am
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your missing something i think you have the x58 a p67 drivers up there.

Rapid Storage Technology Enterprise Driver

http://downloadmirror.intel.com/20792/eng/RSTe_allOS_3.0.1.7016.exe
http://downloadmirror.intel.com/20792/eng/RSTe_3.0.1.7016_F6-Drivers.zip
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Originally Posted by saint12 View Post

your missing something i think you have the x58 a p67 drivers up there.
Rapid Storage Technology Enterprise Driver
http://downloadmirror.intel.com/20792/eng/RSTe_allOS_3.0.1.7016.exe
http://downloadmirror.intel.com/20792/eng/RSTe_3.0.1.7016_F6-Drivers.zip

I think that drivers present some raid compatibility issues with some ssd/raid cards while setting raid. The latest one he posted must be installed with updating the Intel RAID Option ROM.
 
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could you link me to this info about raid problems his link is all about p67.
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i see what hes talking about asus not including updates in the bios like other manufacturers my raid rom version is still 8.0.0.1038
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Bumping this to the top to help out those with X79 boards.
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Updated.
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Great job on these threads. Keep up the good work +rep

I will be working on the sticky section soon and will be adding a lot of things to the "collected guides" thread.
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For the Rampage 4 Extreme owners, lsdmeasap posted a modified BIOS with an updated INTEL RAID ROM.
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Here's some BIOSes for you guys! DooRules requested the mod's from me, and I accidentally download the old one and modified it before I noticed the newer version. biggrin.gif

So anyway here is old and new with modified Intel RAID ROM's, tested and fully working - enjoy!thumb.gif

Rampage-IV-Extreme-ASUS-1103 BIOS MOD

Update Intel RAID ROM
From Old >> 3.0.0.1184
To New >> 3.0.1.1370

http://www.mediafire.com/?kn8lldlncxy9opf


Rampage-IV-Extreme-ASUS-1201 MOD @ Intel RAID

Update Intel RAID ROM
From Old >> 3.0.0.1184
To New >> 3.0.1.1370

http://www.mediafire.com/?30uc5e3v110v0s7
Now what the modified bios does are according to lsdmeasap
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