KRONOS 540

Overview

Overview

Save several minutes on your daily workload

Designed with power CAD designers and FEA engineers in mind, the KRONOS 540 workstations provide the ultimate solution for intensive applications requiring multi-core processing performance.

Motherboard

Asus® TUF X299 MARK 1

Form Factor

ATX

Chipset

Intel® X299

Processor

Intel® 7th generation Core™ i5 X-series
Intel® 7th generation Core™ i7 X-series
Intel® 7th generation Core™ i9 X-series
Intel® 7th generation Core™ i9 Extreme edition
all in the LGA2066 package.

Cooling System

Industrial grade advanced high performance

Memory Capacity

Up to 128 GB, 8 DIMM (6 -core above)
or up to 64 GB, 4 DIMM (4-core)

Memory type

DDR4, 2666 MHz, non-ECC

Casing

Mid-Tower, In Win® PE689,

Network

2 Ethernet 1 Gigabit controllers : Intel® I219V and I211

Video

GeForce GTX 1070 with 8 GB DDR5, 256-bit PCI Express 3.0, 3 DisplayPort 1.4, 1 HDMI 2.0 and 1 DVI-D

Audio

Realtek® ALC S1220A, 8-channel high definition audio codec

Storage

1 M.2 slot, socket 3 with M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (SATA & PCIe x4) ;
1 M.2 slot, socket 3 with M key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (PCIe x4 only) ;
8 SATA 6 Gb/s ports - RAID 0, 1, 5, 10 ;
OS drive : SSD 128 GB to 2 TB, MLC NAND technology ;
optional recovery disk : SATAIII or SSD.

Optical Drive

Wide choice of optical drives and writers available

Expansion Slots

40-lane CPU : 3 PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 slots ;
2 PCIe 2.0 x4 slots.
28-lane and 16-lane CPU :
2 PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 slots ;
1 PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x1 mode) slot ;
2 PCIe 2.0 x4 slots.

I/O Ports

2 network ports (RJ45) ;
8 USB 3.1 gen 1 ports (2 front, 4 rear, 2 int. header) ; 1 USB 3.1 gen. 2 (int. header) ;
1 USB 3.1 type C (rear), 1 USB 3.1 type A (rear) ; 6 USB 2.0 4 rear, 2 int. header)
1 optical S/PDIF out, 5 audio jacks ;
1 TPM header, 1 serial port header ;
2 M.2 Socket 3 with M key ;
8 SATA 6 Gb/s ports

Management tools

DMI LANDesk Client Manager Browser
Updatable BIOS from either floppy drive, hard drive or network
CIM, SMBIOS, DEN, WBEM and ASF standards compliant, latest versions
DMI 2.0 compliant hardware management system
Intel® Wired for Management Technology (WfM)

Power Supply

1000 W, 80PLUS Gold

Safety features

Casing intrusion switch installed and functional
Kensington slot
Security loop to prevent casing opening and to secure PC
Password protected CMOS utility program
BIOS default boot device option protected by password
BIOS can not be flashed without password
BIOS level disabling capability : serial and USB

Environment

APM 2.0 and ACPI 3.0 compliant power management
Power consumption depending on system load (EIST)
Overheat protection and shut down
CPU fan speed adjusted depending on CPU temperature

Dimensions

430 mm (H) x 200 mm (L) x 460 mm (D)

Warranty

One year, parts and labour, return to CIARA. All CIARA customers may elect to purchase an extended three year warranty additional to the standard one year warranty. If you are interested in purchasing a warranty extension, please advise your CIARA representative when requesting a quotation.

DRIVERS

Version Importance Released OS  

Link for all BIOS and drivers

Optional 0000-00-00 N/A

Click here and you will be redirected to the Asus Web Site

CIARA KRONOS 540 workstation technical specifications

CIARA KRONOS 540 workstation technical specifications - V2.1 - 2018-01-15

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In Win PE689 casing technical specifications

In Win PE689 casing technical specifications - V1.0 - 2016-08-22

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