D975XBX / Core™2 Extreme X6800 2.93 GHz
Intel Corporation
11 Oct 2006

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

Product Description
The Intel® Desktop System 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®  Core™2 Extreme Processor X6800 2.93 GHz
RAM:2048 MB
Bus Type:2 32-Bit PCI
8 USB Ports
Parallel Port
PCI Express X16
PCI Express X8
PCI Express X4
Video Adapter:ATI®  Connect3D Radeon X1900 XTX 512MB PCI-E
Host Bus Adapter:Silicon Image  SiI 3114 SataLink/Raid , Serial ATA (SATA)
Intel®  Integrated 82801GR ICH7R , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:2 Hitachi GST  HDT722516DLA380 , 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: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 16740
Checksum: 23e144aa559c054b87bfb315a17ac427

Intel®  Integrated 82573
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 176232
Checksum: b8763550baa5a7ddfb4ca13ea9c2d598

Intel®  Integrated 82801GR ICH7R
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