Supports AMD AM3 Phenom II / AMD Athlon II Processors
Hyper Transport Bus up to 5200 MT/s
Chipset: North Bridge AMD 990FX & South Bridge SB950
Memory: 4x DDR3-2000(OC)/ 1866/ 1600/ 1333/ 1066 DIMMs, Dual Channel, Max capacity up to 32GB
Slots: 5x PCI-Express 2.0 x16 Slots (one runs at x8, two run at x4), 1x PCI-Express 2.0 x1 Slot, 1x PCI Slot
Multi-Graphics: Support for 2-Way/ 3-Way AMD CrossFire/ NVIDIA SLI technology
SATA: 8x SATA3 Ports (two Support RAID 0, 1; six Support RAID 0, 1, 5, 10, JBOD); 2x eSATA3 Ports, Support RAID 0, 1
Audio: Realtek ALC1150 7.1-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC
LAN: Realtek Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Ports: 14x USB 2.0 Ports (8 rear, 6 via headers), 4x USB 3.0 Ports (2 rear, 2 via header), 1x PS/2 keyboard/mouse Port, 2x eSATA3 Ports, 1x Optical S/PDIF Out, 1x RJ45 LAN Port, Audio I/O Jacks
Power Connector: 1x 24pin ATX Main Power Connector, 1x 8pin ATX 12V Power Connector
Form Factor: ATX, 30.5 x 24.4 cm
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Reviewed by Phillip Cummins from Kodak, TN on 10/07/15
I had the first version of this board when it was released back in 2011. I lost that board to a lighting strike that burned out the VRM section, the CPU survived though. This is still a good board for gaming or moderate OverClocking.
The only Con I can think of : If you are going back and redoing a board to add better audio capabilities, you could have also added more USB 3.0 ports than what it started out with!!
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