D975XBX / Pentium® Extreme 955 3.46 GHz Dual Core
Intel Corporation
11 Oct 2006

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Desktop 10 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®

Product Description
he Intel® Desktop D975XBX is designed to deliver the best experience for advanced gamers and power-users. Based on the Intel® 975X Express Chipset and Intel® Pentium® processor Extreme Edition, this board delivers the ultimate performance for those seeking the most raw power. Enjoy intense, heart-pounding realism when playing the latest PC games with smooth, eye-popping graphics enhanced by ATI* CrossFire* support and crystal-clear Intel High Definition Audio. The Intel® Desktop Board D975XBX supports Intel® Viiv™ technology and comes with the software required to help meet Intel® Viiv™ technology brand verification requirements.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Desktop
Mother Board Revision:1.0
CPU:Intel®  Pentium® Processor Extreme 955 3.46 GHz Dual Core
RAM:2048 MB
Bus Type:2 32-Bit PCI
Parallel Port
2 PCI Express X16
PCI Express X4
8 USB Ports
Video Adapter:ATI®  MOBILITY™ RADEON™ 9000
Host Bus Adapter:Silicon Image  SiI 3114 SataLink/Raid , Serial ATA (SATA)
Intel®  Integrated 82801GB ICH7 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:2 Hitachi GST  HDT722525DLA380 SATA II Hard Disk Drive , Serial ATA (SATA)
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.8

Config Notes

Adapters and Drivers
Silicon Image  SiI 3114 SataLink/Raid
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: sata_sil.ko
File Date: 07-Mar-2006File Size: 33736

Intel®  82546GB
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 176232
Checksum: b8763550baa5a7ddfb4ca13ea9c2d598

Intel®  Integrated 82801GB ICH7
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 34768
Checksum: 6bee19102ae2b939109aa26cd28a61c8

The term YES CERTIFIED applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. Components including LAN adapters, host bus adapters and other individually YES CERTIFIED components may be exchanged for other YES CERTIFIED components. For more information on swapping YES CERTIFIED components, please access the following web page:


For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

Intel Corporation
2111 Ne 25th S
Hillsboro , OR   97124