MSI 970A-G46 - motherboard - ATX - Socket AM3+ - AMD 970 Specifications

MSI 970A-G46 - motherboard - ATX - Socket AM3+ - AMD 970

Part Number: 970A-G46

General

  • Chipset Type
    AMD 970 / AMD SB950
  • Compatible Processors
    Sempron, Phenom II X3, Phenom II X2, Phenom II X4, Phenom II X6, FX
  • Data Bus Transfer Rate
    4.8 GT/s
  • Processor Socket
    Socket AM3+
  • Max Bus Speed
    2400 MHz
  • Max Processors Qty
    1
  • Manufacturer
    MSI Computer Corp.

Expansion / Connectivity

  • Expansion Slots
    1 x CPU
    4 x DIMM 240-pin ( 1.5 V )
    2 x PCIe 2.0 x16
    2 x PCIe 2.0 x1
    2 x PCI ( 3.3 V/ 5 V )
  • Storage Interfaces
    AMD SB950: SATA-600 -connectors: 6 x 7pin Serial ATA - 6 devices - RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5
  • Internal Interfaces
    1 x audio
    6 x USB 2.0
    1 x SPDIF out
  • Power Connectors
    24-pin main power connector, 8-pin ATX12V connector

Processor

  • Max Supported Qty
    1
  • Installed Qty
    0

Audio

  • Audio Codec
    Realtek ALC892
  • Compliant Standards
    High Definition Audio

Processor / Memory / Storage

  • Max Supported Qty
    1

Interface Provided

  • Qty
    1, 2, 6
  • Type
    LAN (Gigabit Ethernet), PS/2 keyboard / mouse, microphone, serial, TOSLINK, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, audio line-in, audio line-out, audio line-out (center/subwoofer), audio line-out (rear), audio line-out (side surround)
  • Connector Type
    mini-jack

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Product Type
    motherboard
  • Compatible with Windows 7
    "Compatible with Windows 7" software and devices carry Microsoft’s assurance that these products have passed tests for compatibility and reliability with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7.

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet
  • Network Controller
    Realtek RTL8111E
  • Network
    Gigabit Ethernet

Video

  • Video Output
    none

RAM

  • Max Supported Size
    32 GB
  • Features
    dual channel memory architecture

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    High Definition Audio
  • Type
    sound card
  • Audio Codec
    Realtek ALC892
  • Audio
    High Definition Audio (8-channel)

LAN

  • Network Interfaces
    Gigabit Ethernet
  • Network Controller
    Realtek RTL8111E

Supported RAM

  • Bus Clock
    1600 MHz, 1333 MHz, 1066 MHz, 800 MHz, 1866 MHz
  • Features
    Dual channel memory architecture
  • Registered or Buffered
    Unbuffered
  • Speed
    PC3-12800, PC3-10600, PC3-8500, PC3-6400
  • Max Size
    32 GB
  • Technology
    DDR3

Header

  • Brand
    MSI
  • Product Line
    MSI
  • Model
    970A-G46
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Mainboard

  • Form Factor
    ATX
  • Processor Socket
    Socket AM3+
  • Compatible Processors
    FX, Phenom II X2, Phenom II X3, Phenom II X4, Phenom II X6, Sempron
  • Data Bus Speed
    2400 MHz
  • Data Bus Transfer Rate
    4.8 GT/s
  • Chipset Type
    AMD 970
  • I/O Controller
    AMD SB950
  • Supported RAM Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
  • Supported RAM Speed
    1066 MHz, 1333 MHz, 1600 MHz, 1866 MHz, 800 MHz
  • Supported RAM Standard
    PC3-10600, PC3-12800, PC3-6400, PC3-8500
  • Supported RAM (Registered or Buffered)
    unbuffered
  • RAM Slots
    4 DIMM slots
  • Power Connectors
    24-pin main power connector, 8-pin ATX12V connector

Mainboard Features

  • BIOS Features
    M-Flash, MSI ClickBIOS II, UEFI BIOS
  • Hardware Features
    AMD Cool 'n' Quiet Technology, AMD CrossFireX technology support, All-Solid Capacitor motherboard Design, MSI Active Phase Switching (APS), MSI Winki 3, NVIDIA SLI Technology Support, OC Genie II, audio jack detect technology, chassis intrusion detection

Interfaces

  • Storage
    Serial ATA-600 (RAID)
  • Storage Ports
    6 x SATA-600 (RAID)
  • USB 3.0 / FireWire
    USB 3.0
  • USB / FireWire Ports Configuration (Active)
    2 x USB 3.0 + 6 x USB 2.0

Dimensions & Weight

  • Depth
    8.9 in
  • Width
    12 in

Expansion Slots

  • Total Qty
    1, 2, 4
  • Voltage
    1.5 V, 3.3 V/ 5 V
  • Type
    CPU, DIMM 240-pin, PCI, PCIe 2.0 x1, PCIe 2.0 x16

Software

  • Software Included
    MSI Live Update 5, drivers & utilities, i-Charger

Storage Interfaces

  • Chip
    AMD SB950
  • Interface
    Serial ATA-600
  • Connector(s)
    6 x 7pin Serial ATA
  • Supported Devices Qty
    6
  • RAID (Level)
    RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5

Internal Interfaces

  • Type
    SPDIF out, USB 2.0, audio
  • Qty
    1, 6

Features

  • Hardware Features
    Chassis intrusion detection, AMD Cool 'n' Quiet Technology, NVIDIA SLI Technology Support, All-Solid Capacitor motherboard Design, audio jack detect technology, MSI Active Phase Switching (APS), OC Genie II, MSI Winki 3, AMD CrossFireX technology support
  • BIOS Features
    M-Flash, UEFI BIOS, MSI ClickBIOS II

General

  • Manufacturer
    MSI Computer Corp.

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MSI 970A-G46 - motherboard - ATX - Socket AM3+ - AMD 970

Part Number: 970A-G46

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