M5A78L-M LX PLUS Socket AM3+ 760G mATX AMD Motherboard

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The M5A78L-M LX PLUS motherboard features AMD 760G/SB710 chipset and supports the latest AMD AM3 FX (including the 125 W models) /Phenom II/Athlon II/Sempron 100 Series Processors. The latest 32nm AM3 CPU features 8 cores, with dual-channel DDR3 up to 1866 Mhz memory support on a uATX form factor. This motherboard features an integrated ATI Radeon HD 3000 GPU supports Hybrid CrossFireX as well as the latest DirectX 10 for vivid graphics performance. Pick up this motherboard today and make it part of your next build!

Product Information
Mfr Part#M5A78L-M LX PLUS
Features Supports AMD FX, PhenomII, AthlonII, and Sempron 100 Series Processors (Socket AM3+); Core Unlocker; ASUS Anti-Surge Protection; 8-channel high definition audio;
North Bridge AMD 760G
South Bridge AMD SB710
BIOS 16Mb SPI Flash ROM with AMI BIOS, BIOS Features, Plug and Play (PnP), DMI 2.3, PCI 2.2, ACPI 2.0, USB Keyboard Support, SMBIOS 2.3
CPU Supported
Socket Type AM3+/AM3
AMD CPU Support Phenom II
Athlon II
Sempron 100 series
Athlon FX
Maximum Processor Wattage Supported 125W
Maximum Memory Supported Per Slot 4GB
Memory Type DDR3
Memory Speeds Supported DDR3-1866 (O.C.), DDR3-1600, DDR3-1333, DDR3-1066
Memory Slots 2 x 240pin DIMM
Max Memory Supported 8GB
Memory Channel Support Dual Channel
Storage Controllers
SATA 3Gb/s 6
Onboard Graphic Chipset ATI Radeon HD 3000
DirectX Support DirectX 10
Multi-GPU Support Hybrid CrossFireX
Audio System 8-Channel
Audio Channels 7.1
LAN 2 Chipset
LAN Speed 10/100/1000Mbps
Expansion Slots
PCI Express 2.0 x16 1
PCI Express x1 2
Back Panel Ports
PS/2 2
Serial 9-pin 1
Parallel 25-pin 1
VGA 15-pin 1
USB 2.0 4
LAN RJ-45 1
Audio Ports 3
Internal I/O
USB 3 x USB 2.0 Headers (supports 6 additional USB ports)
Other I/O Front Audio Header
Front Panel Header
S/PDIF-Out Header
1 x CPU Fan Header
1 x System Fan Header
System Panel (Q-Connector)
Speaker Header
ATX Power Connector 24-pin
ATX12V / EPS 12V Connector 4-pin
Regulatory Approvals FCC
Environmental Standards ErP Ready
Physical Specifications
Form Factor mATX
Dimensions (WxD) 9.6" x 8" (244mm x 203mm)
What's in the Box
What's in the Box Motherboard, User's Manual, I/O Shield, 2 x SATA 3Gb/s Cables, Drivers and Utilities Disc
Manufacturer Warranty
Parts 3 Years
Labor 3 Years


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