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M5A97 R2.0 Socket AM3+ ATX AMD Motherboard

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$9499
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Overview

SKU:
870741
Mfr Part #:
870105
UPC:
610839188512


The M5A97 R2.0 features the AMD 970/SB950 chipset and supports the latest AMD socket AM3 for 8-core processors. With a new Socket AM3, it offers usability of Socket AM3 or AM3, allowing the user a choice of previous or current AMD CPUs. Dual Intelligent Processor technology is now available on this ASUS AMD motherboard, integrating the EPU (Energy Processing Unit) and TPU (TurboV Processing Unit) hardware based processors for the ultimate in energy savings and processor scaling. ASUS EPU conserves energy by intelligently moderating power and load requirements in real-time while TPU provides intelligent system scaling for incredible increases in platform performance while retaining stability..

Specifications

Product Information
SKU870741
Mfr Part#870105
UPC610839188512
General
Features Dual Intelligent Processors - TPU + EPU; Remote GO! - One-stop PC Remote Control and Home Entertainment; USB 3.0 Boost - Faster USB 3.0 Transmission with UASP; Network iControl - Real-time Network Bandwidth Control; DirectKey - A Dedicated Button to Access the BIOS Directly; USB BIOS Flashback - Easy, Worry-free USB BIOS Flashback with Hardware-based Design; UEFI BIOS - Flexible & Easy BIOS Interface; Windows 8 Ready Assured Compatibility
Microsoft Certification Windows 8 Ready
Overclocking Features ASUS C.P.R.(CPU Parameter Recall)
Chipset
North Bridge AMD 970
BIOS 64 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI BIOS, PnP, DMI2.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 2.7, ACPI 2.0a, Multi-language BIOS, ASUS EZ Flash 2, F12 PrintScreen, F3 Shortcut Function and ASUS DRAM SPD (Serial Presence Detect) memory information
CPU Supported
Socket Type AM3+
AMD CPU Support Phenom II
Athlon II
Sempron 100 series
Maximum Processor Wattage Supported 140W
Memory
Maximum Memory Supported Per Slot 32GB
Memory Type DDR3
Memory Speeds Supported DDR3-2100 (O.C.), DDR3-1866, DDR3-1800, DDR3-1600, DDR3-1333, DDR3-1066
Memory Slots 4 x 240pin DIMM
Max Memory Supported 32GB
Memory Channel Support Dual Channel
Supported Memory Technologies ECC and non ECC Memory Supported
Storage Controllers
SATA 6Gb/s 6
SATA RAID 0/1/5/10
Video
Onboard Graphic Chipset None
Multi-GPU Support AMD Quad-GPU CrossFireX
Audio
Audio System ALC887
Audio Channels 8-Channel
Networking
LAN Chipset Realtek 8111F
LAN Speed 10/100/1000Mbps
Expansion Slots
PCI Express x1 2
PCI 2
Back Panel Ports
PS/2 2
USB 2.0 6
USB 3.0 2
LAN RJ-45 1
Audio Ports 6
Digital Audio 1 x Optical
Internal I/O
USB 3 x USB 2.0 Headers (supports 6 additional USB ports)
1 x USB 3.0 Header (supports 2 additional USB ports)
Other I/O S/PDIF-Out Header
Clearing CMOS Jumper
TPM Module Connector
MemOK! Button
System Panel (Q-Connector)
COM
CPU Fan Connector
3 x Chassis Fan Connector
EATX Power Connector
ATX 12V Power Connector
Front Panel Audio Connector
USB BIOS Flashback Button
DirectKey Button
DRCT Header
Power
ATX Power Connector 24-pin
ATX12V / EPS 12V Connector 8-pin
Regulatory Approvals FCC
CE
ROHS Compliant Yes
Physical Specifications
Form Factor ATX
Dimensions (WxD) 12" x 9" (305mm x 229mm)
What's in the Box
What's in the Box Motherboard, User's Manual, I/O Shield, 2 x SATA 6Gb/s Cables, Support Discs
Manufacturer Warranty
Parts 3 Years
Labor 3 Years

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