Important Notice

Use at your own risk! Information provided here are published "AS IS" without any warranty/guarantee of any kind.

ASUS U80V comes without any XP driver & utility support from ASUSTek. Only Vista 32 and 64 software can be found on the official U80V support page. XP drivers and utilities are collected here for convenience. Some utilities developed by ASUSTek are for Vista only, and are replaced by outdated XP versions.


  • Windows XP with Service Pack 3 is required. Slipstreaming SP3 into XP installation for a cleaner installation.
  • SATA driver should be integrated into your XP installation . If not integrated, BIOS SATA setting must be switched to compatiable mode before installation. SATA driver for U80V can be downloaded from Intel.
  • Switch on the wireless switch to install WiFi and bluetooth drivers.
  • Some drivers/utilities MUST be installed before others, read notices in each category for details.
  • All drivers and utilities are provided by manufacturers, only links to softwares are provided here.

Chipset (Intel PM45)

Intel® 4 Series Chipset Device Software ASUSTek 2008/07/16

Display (ATI HD 4570)

Device Driver & Catalyst Control Center 8.610.0.0 ASUSTek 2009/04/09

Audio (Realtek)

HD Audio Device Driver Realtek 2009/08/18
ATI HDMI Audio Device Driver Realtek 2009/06/24

Network (Atheros AR8131)

Atheros AR81Family Windows Driver Atheros 2009/07/27

Power Management
ATKDrv Device Driver MUST be installed before other ATK utilities.

ATKDrv Device Driver 1043.2.31.102 ASUSTek 2009/04/20
ATK Hotkey Utility 1.0.0051 ASUSTek 2009/07/29
ATK Generic Function Utility 1.00.0008 ASUSTek 2009/01/19
ATKOSD2 Utility 7.0.0005 ASUSTek 2009/07/29
ATK Media Utility 2.0.0005 ASUSTek 2009/05/05

Wireless (Intel WiFi Link 5100 AGN & Broadcom BT-253)
ASUS Wireless Switch Utility MUST be installed before WiFi and bluetooth drivers.

ASUS Wireless Switch Utility (Wireless Console 3) 3.0.10 ASUSTek 2009/08/14
Intel® PRO/Wireless and WiFi Link Driver Intel 2009/06/25
Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Connection Utility Intel 2009/06/25
AW-BT253 Bluetooth Driver ASUSTek 2008/04/14

Misc Devices

Suyin Camera Driver 6.5853.22.14 ASUSTek 2009/07/21
Alcor Card Reader Driver 1.1.17 ASUSTek 2009/07/07
Elantech Touchpad Driver ASUSTek 2009/08/18
KB Filter Driver ASUSTek 2009/02/17

ASUS Utilities (optional)

Power4 Gear Hybrid Utility NOT AVAILABLE (Vista only)
Power4 Gear Utility 1.0.0019 ASUSTek 2009/03/18
U80V Splendid Utility 1.02.0027 ASUSTek 2009/08/17
FancyStart Utility 1.0.6 ASUSTek 2009/08/19
Life Frame 3 Utility NOT AVAILABLE (Vista only)
Life Frame 2 Utility 2.0.24 ASUSTek 2009/05/05
ExpresssGate Utility ASUSTek 2009/08/18