Connectors and I/O
ASUS provided the P8Z77 WS with eight angled SATA ports which should be
enough for any office PC, gaming system or workstation setup. You'll also find practical onboard
power- and reset-buttons. ASUS even thought of a debug display which is very
useful if you should once have issues with one of the components in your system.
Totally you'll find
six fan header on the P8Z77 WS which is
more than enough, to provide a well equipped midrange or high-end-system
with fresh air. The fanheaders are located around the CPU socket as well as at
the bottom edge of the mainboard.
Looking at the external connectors directly at the back-panel ASUS provided the
P8Z77 WS with
four USB 2.0 ports, four USB 3.0 ports, two
eSATA 6 Gbps ports, two Intel gigabit ethernet ports, an optical out as well as an
analogue audio panel. Furthermore there is also a DVI porta and a USB BIOS
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