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AMD Socket AM3+ supports FX /Phenom II/Athlon II/ Athlon II/ Sempron 100 Series

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$65.11 CAD
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Shipping Weight: 1.99 lbs
SKU #: (733674)
Mft. Part #: M5A78L-M LX PLUS
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64-bit Processing    Yes
Audio Channels    7.1
Audio Line In    Yes
Audio Line Out    Yes
Brand Name    Asus
Certifications & Standards   
  • ErP Ready
  • FCC
  • CE

Chipset Manufacturer    AMD
Chipset Model    760G
Controller Type    Serial ATA/300
Depth    8.0"
Form Factor    Micro ATX
Gigabit Ethernet    Yes
Graphics Controller Manufacturer    AMD
Graphics Controller Model    Radeon HD 3000
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority    WEEE
Green Compliant    Yes
HyperTransport Speed    5.20 GT/s
Manufacturer    ASUS Computer International
Manufacturer Part Number    M5A78L-M LX PLUS
Manufacturer Website Address    usa.asus.com
Marketing Information   

This motherboard supports AMD AM3+ multi-core processors with unique L3 cache and delivers better overclocking capabilities with less power consumption. It features dual-channel DDR3 memory support and accelerates data transfer rate up to 5200MT/s via Hyper Transport 3.0 based system bus. This motherboard also supports AMD CPUs in the new 32nm manufacturing process.

Maximum Memory    8 GB
Memory Form Factor    DIMM
Memory Standard    DDR3-1866/PC3-15000 (O.C.)
DDR3-1600/PC3-12800 (O.C.)
Memory Technology    DDR3 SDRAM
Microphone Port    Yes
Network (RJ-45)    Yes
Number of Memory Slots    2
Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports    1
Number of Onboard USB 2.0 Ports    6
Number of PCI Express x1 Slots    2
Number of PCI Express x16 Slots    1
Number of PCI Slots    1
Number of PS/2 Ports    2
Number of SATA Interfaces    6
Number of Total Expansion Slots    4
Number of USB 2.0 Ports    4
Onboard Audio Header    Yes
Onboard LEDs Header    Yes
Onboard S/PDIF Header    Yes
Onboard Video    On-board Video Chipset
Package Contents   
  • M5A78L-M LX PLUS Desktop Motherboard
  • 1 x User's manual
  • 1 x I/O Shield
  • 2 x SATA 3Gb/s Cable(s)
  • 1 x Support DVD

Parallel Port    Yes
PCI Express Standard    PCI Express 2.0
Power Supply Supported    EPS12V
Processor Socket    Socket AM3+
Processor Supported    Athlon II X3
Athlon II X4
Athlon II X2
Phenom II X3
Phenom II X4
Phenom II X2
Phenom II X6
Sempron Dual Core
Athlon II
Phenom II
Processor Technology    HyperTransport 3.0 Technology
Cool'n'Quiet Technology
Product Model    M5A78L-M LX PLUS
Product Name    M5A78L-M LX PLUS Desktop Motherboard
Product Type    Desktop Motherboard
PS/2 Port    Yes
RAID Levels    0
RAID Supported    Yes
Serial Port    Yes
Sound Controller Manufacturer    Realtek
Sound Controller Model    ALC887
Standard Warranty    3 Year
Total Number of Onboard USB Ports    6
Total Number of PCI Express Slots    3
Total Number of USB Ports    4
Total Processor Supported    1
VGA    Yes
Width    9.6"
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