Asus P8Z77-V DELUXE ReviewRHKCommander959 - November 15, 2012
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Wi-Fi GO! is provided with the motherboard. This software is designed to allow the system to be used for streaming media and home cloud environments. The desktop can be controlled remotely and cellphones, tablets, and other devices can be used for remote keyboard/mouse capabilities. The devices can be moved for quick “Smart Motion Control.” File transfer is possible; this program makes the system a convenient DIY home server or HTPC. Under Wi-Fi Engine the Internet connection settings can be set up.
The Wi-Fi GO! DLNA Media Hub allows music, movies, and photos to be shared wirelessly! The Remote Desktop feature has two different modes for streaming the desktop view; these can be chosen or left on Auto. Cell phones and tablets can be used for the Remote Keyboard and Mouse functionality. The movements of the smart device can be customized to do different controls such as skipping media.
File Transfer allows files to be sent and received between the desktop and mobile device(s). Each has a custom folder for reception. The board is capable of both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connections.
ASUS WebStorage is a "cloud" storage tool that allows the end user to back up, retrieve, and sync data from many different types of devices. 2GB of cloud storage is included for free with this service. In this increasingly mobile world, having access to your files from anywhere means that showing off a treasured picture or listening to your music is just a connection away.
Disk Unlocker is a tool that is used to enable the space above 2048GB on drives larger than 2TB. By using this feature you can use the space above the 2TB limit in Windows. This tool is simple to use and does not require using a GPT format on the drive although that is an option for Win7-based systems using a BIOS that supports drives larger than 2.2TB.
ASUS Boot Setting: is a utility that will allow you to boot directly into the UEFI BIOS rather than having to hit the delete key repeatedly and hope you did not miss the opportunity.
ASUS has provided many different and powerful tools that should boost the productivity of any user who puts them to work!