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ASUS M5A78L-M LX Plus mATX AM3+ DDR3 AMD 760G 1PCI-E16 2PCI-E1 1PCI SATA2 VGA GBLAN Motherboard

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SKU #:(16950BD2518)

Mft. Part #: M5A78L-M LX PLUS

Audio Channels    7.1
Sound Controller Manufacturer    Realtek
Sound Controller Model    ALC887
Brand Name    Asus
Manufacturer    ASUS Computer International
Manufacturer Part Number    M5A78L-M LX PLUS
Manufacturer Website Address    http://www.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.

Product Model    M5A78L-M LX PLUS
Product Name    M5A78L-M LX PLUS Desktop Motherboard
Product Type    Desktop Motherboard
Controller Type    Serial ATA/300
RAID Levels    0
RAID Supported    Yes
Number of PCI Express x1 Slots    2
Number of PCI Express x16 Slots    1
Number of PCI Slots    1
Number of Total Expansion Slots    4
PCI Express Standard    PCI Express 2.0
Total Number of PCI Express Slots    3
Audio Line In    Yes
Audio Line Out    Yes
Microphone Port    Yes
Network (RJ-45)    Yes
Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports    1
Number of PS/2 Ports    2
Number of USB 2.0 Ports    4
Parallel Port    Yes
PS/2 Port    Yes
Serial Port    Yes
Total Number of USB Ports    4
VGA    Yes
Maximum Memory    8 GB
Memory Form Factor    DIMM
Memory Speed Supported    1.87 GHz (O.C.)
1.60 GHz (O.C.)
1.33 GHz
1.07 GHz
Memory Standard    DDR3-1866/PC3-15000 (O.C.)
DDR3-1600/PC3-12800 (O.C.)
Memory Technology    DDR3 SDRAM
Number of Memory Slots    2
Certifications & Standards   
  • ErP Ready
  • FCC
  • CE

Environmental Certification    WEEE
Environmentally Friendly    Yes
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

Gigabit Ethernet    Yes
Number of Onboard USB 2.0 Ports    6
Number of SATA Interfaces    6
Onboard Audio Header    Yes
Onboard LEDs Header    Yes
Onboard S/PDIF Header    Yes
Total Number of Onboard USB Ports    6
Depth    8" (203.20 mm)
Form Factor    Micro ATX
Height    3" (76.20 mm)
Weight (Approximate)    907.2 g
Width    9.60" (243.84 mm)
Power Supply Supported    EPS12V
64-bit Processing    Yes
Chipset Manufacturer    AMD
HyperTransport Speed    5.20 GT/s
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
Total Processor Supported    1
Graphics Controller Manufacturer    AMD
Graphics Controller Model    Radeon HD 3000
Onboard Video    On-board Video Chipset
Limited Warranty    3 Year

Reviewed by AB2010019276 at @ 12:50 AM Jun 19, 2012

I bought it because the CPU I have is a version of the phenom II 955 is not recognized on Gigabyte GA-M68M-S2P. And now everything works perfectly. I had bosd and I could not reinstall the os. The card works perfectly with a the CPU, it is not expensive and it has nothing but solid caps

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