Asus Pro WS W680-ACE Workstation Motherboard - Intel W680 Chipset - Socket LGA-1700 - Intel Optane Memory Ready - ATX - Celeron, Core i9, Pentium Gold Processor Supported - 128 GB DDR5 SDRAM Maximum RAM - DIMM, UDIMM - 4 x Memory Slots - Gigabit Ether PRO

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Brand: Asus
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Asus Pro WS W680-ACE Workstation Motherboard - Intel W680 Chipset - Socket LGA-1700 - Intel Optane Memory Ready - ATX - Celeron, Core i9, Pentium Gold Processor Supported - 128 GB DDR5 SDRAM Maximum RAM - DIMM, UDIMM - 4 x Memory Slots - Gigabit Ethernet - HDMI - DisplayPort - 8 x SATA Interfaces


ASUS Pro Workstation motherboards are designed for professionals in AI training, deep learning, animation, 3D rendering or media production. Featuring expandable graphics, extensive storage, impressive connectivity and exceptional overall performance and reliability, Pro Workstation motherboards are the ideal solution for creative professionals. Each motherboard includes centralized management software, so they're also an efficient and cost-effective option for IT administrators.

Ultra Powerful Back IO

The motherboard comes with four USB 3.2 Gen 1 type connector, one reversible USB Type-C connector and front-panel connector to support additional USB expansions.

ECC Memory Support

Designed for creative professionals who require outstanding performance, reliability and enhanced security, ASUS Pro WS W680-ACE motherboard is powered by the latest 13th and 12th Gen Intel processors for always-on usage scenarios and supports ECC memory to automatically detect and correct data corruption, reducing the chance of system crashes to ensure workstation stability.

Dual 2.5G Ethernet

Boosted connectivity with dual onboard Ethernet ports. Intel 2.5G Ethernet upgrades your traditional LAN connection with an up to 2.5X bandwidth improvement. Using your existing Ethernet cable, you can experience faster file transfers and immediately stream high-resolution videos.

ASUS Control Center Express

The best business performance requires smart IT management. ASUS Control Center Express is an intuitive and secure software designed to simplify IT operations and improve workload productivity by providing comprehensive control of all the systems in your organization. Plus, ASUS Control Center Express is compatible with over 100 ASUS motherboards to give you more upgrade flexibility and less compatibility issues.

Multi-GPU Support

Two PCIe 5.0 x16 slots provide flexible system configurability and expandability - including support for NVIDIA® Quadro® - for enhanced performance in modelling, simulation, and rendering applications.

Triple M.2 Slots

Triple M.2 slots support PCIe 4.0, offering up to 64 Gbps data-transfer speeds and flexible M.2 interfaces. The RAID 0/1/5/10 configuration are available for the data protection and increases fault tolerance to the entire system, higher storage capacity and better SSD performance.

Thermal Solution | VRM heatsink

A large, high-mass heatsink with extensive surface that covers the VRM and choke areas improves heat dissipation.

PCH heatsink

An expanded surface area for the chipset cooler maximizes performance and heat dissipation.

M.2 heatsink

M.2 slot has a dedicated heatsink keep the M.2 SSD at optimum operating temperature to ensure consistent performance and reliability.

Audio Channels7.1
Brand CompatibilityIntel
Onboard VideoCPU Dependent Video
Network & Communication
Gigabit EthernetYes
2.5Gigabit EthernetYes
Physical Characteristics
Form FactorATX
Width304.8 mm
Depth243.8 mm
Onboard Interfaces
Number of SATA Interfaces8
Total Number of Onboard USB Ports7
Number of Onboard USB 2.0 Ports4
Number of M.2 Interfaces3
I/O Controller
RAID Levels10
Controller TypeSerial ATA/600
RAID SupportedYes
Processor & Chipset
Processor SupportedCore i7
Core i9
Pentium Gold
Core i5
Total Processor Supported1
Processor SocketSocket LGA-1700
Chipset ManufacturerIntel
Chipset ModelW680
Processor Generation Supported12th Gen
13th Gen
13th Gen
12th Gen
Maximum Memory Supported128 GB
Memory TechnologyDDR5 SDRAM
Number of Memory Slots4
Memory Form FactorDIMM
Intel Optane Memory ReadyYes
I/O Expansions
Number of PCI Express x1 Slots1
Number of Total Expansion Slots5
Number of PCI Express x16 Slots4
PCI Express StandardPCI Express 5.0
PCI Express 4.0
PCI Express 3.0
Total Number of PCI Express Slots5
General Information
Product TypeWorkstation Motherboard
Manufacturer Part NumberPRO WS W680-ACE
Manufacturer Website Address
ManufacturerASUS Computer International
Product ModelWS W680-ACE
Product NamePro WS W680-ACE Workstation Motherboard
Product LinePro
Brand NameAsus
HDMI Version2.1
Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports2
Total Number of USB Ports8
Number of USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C Ports1
Number of USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A Ports4
Number of USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A Ports1
Number of Thunderbolt 4 Ports1