This H57 board comes with a surprising amount of features, making things easier on the user.
GPS (Graphic Processor Sensor) – CPU Graphics detection made easy
The onboard GPS tool will show if your CPU includes Intel HD Graphic processor inside. Fast and easy, simply mount the CPU and GPS indicator will show instantly if the onboard graphics port are ready for use. With GPS there is no more guessing if your CPU is equipped with graphics or not.
Full Duplex Operation Support – USB 3.0
The latest generation Super Speed USB 3.0 Card is able to transfer data 10 times faster than USB 2.0. An innovative power management system provide better energy saving and carry more power to recharge more USB rechargeable devices. USB 3.0 Card is compatible with USB 2.0 to add more convenience and excellent performance.
Double the transfer speed of SATA 3.0 Gb/s, running at speed up to amazing 6.0Gb/s
Support HD Video Playback
Smoothly playback all H.264, VC-1, and MPEG-2 video with minimal CPU usage through integrated Graphics in chipset or CPU.
ECS eJIFFY is a Linux based interface for a fast boot application which is compressed in a CD to install on the hard drive.Within 8 seconds after the computer boots up, eJIFFY is ready to provide users the total enjoyment for web browsing, photo reviewing and on-line chat. Instead of waiting for the regular OS to start up, eJIFFY serves a convenient center to have quick fun or a glance at the hot news in today?s fast pace world where nothing can be too quick.
Motherboard Intelligent BIOS (M.I.B.)
Providing the most intelligent and convenient way to adjust the clock/ voltage settings of CPU and memory and get the extra performance in advanced.
All Solid Capacitors
ECS?s All-Solid-Capacitors design brings the great benefit of better durability to users. Better conductivity and heat resistance can be expected as well thus the system stability can be assured under critical conditions.
eBLU – BIOS Live Update Utility
ECS eBLU utility makes updating BIOS fast and easy. eBLU saves time and hassle of searching for BIOS online and avoid complicated flashing steps. With simple and easy steps it checks for new BIOS version on-line and safely guides the user to flash the system BIOS.
The interface supports existing high-definition video formats(720p, 1080i, and even 1080p), plus multi-channel digital audio on a single cable. Combination with HDCP, provides a secure audio/video interface that meets the security requirements of content providers and systems operators.
Intelligent Power Saving (IPS)
Equipped with Voltage Regulator Down(VRD) indicator to indicate advanced power system supply that provides better energy efficiency for IntelR processors. The energy can be greatly saved during idle operation or other low load conditions which can be confirmed through IPS indicator.
eDLU – Drivers Live Update Utility
ECS eDLU utility makes updating Drivers fast and easy. eDLU Saves time and hassle of searching for Drivers online and avoid complicated steps. With simple and easy steps it checks for new Drivers version on-line and let the user to update the Drivers.
8 Channel High Definition Audio
Integrated 8-channel HD Audio CODEC delivering advanced multi-channel audio and bringing you the experience of home theater-quality sound.
eOC – Easy Over Clock Utility
Easy Over Clock Utility is a easy and simply overclocking tools that provides user-friendly windows operation interface for novices and overclockers, with clicking on your mouse only you can get much higher performance of CPU quickly. It is available for download and updated online to get the latest version. Combine with ECS MIB III technology to challenge undiscovered extreme overclocking than ever before.
Each of these bring something unique to the user experience, so let’s move onto the specifications and then to the board itself.