Model ASUS M4A78-E - motherboard - ATX - Socket AM2+ - AMD 790GX

ASUS M4A78-E - motherboard - ATX - Socket AM2+ - AMD 790GX | M4A78-E

specs

General

  • Chipset Type
    AMD 790GX / AMD SB750
  • Compatible Processors
    Athlon 64, Sempron, Phenom II X3, Athlon 64 FX, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon X2, Phenom X4, Phenom X3, Phenom II X4
  • Processor Socket
    Socket AM2+
  • Max Bus Speed
    2600 MHz
  • Max Processors Qty
    1
  • Manufacturer
    Asus

Expansion / Connectivity

  • Expansion Slots
    1 x CPU
    4 x DIMM 240-pin
    2 x PCIe 2.0 x16
    2 x PCIe x1
    2 x PCI
  • Storage Interfaces
    AMD SB750: ATA-133 -connectors: 1 x 40pin IDC - 2 devices
    AMD SB750: SATA-300 -connectors: 5 x 7pin SATA - 5 devices - RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5 / JBOD
    SATA-300 -connectors: 1 x 7pin external SATA - 1 devices
  • Internal Interfaces
    1 x floppy
    1 x audio - 4 pin MPC
  • Additional Connectors (Optional)
    1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire), 6 x USB 2.0
  • Power Connectors
    4-pin ATX12V connector, 24-pin main power connector

Processor

  • Max Supported Qty
    1
  • Installed Qty
    0

Interface Provided

  • Qty
    1, 6
  • Type
    DVI-D (dual link), FireWire, HDMI, LAN (Gigabit Ethernet), PS/2 keyboard, TOSLINK, USB 2.0, VGA, audio line-in, audio line-out, audio line-out (center/subwoofer), audio line-out (rear), audio line-out (side surround), microphone
  • Connector Type
    6 pin FireWire, mini-jack

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet
  • Network
    Gigabit Ethernet

Processor / Memory / Storage

  • Max Supported Qty
    1

Memory

  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM

Miscellaneous

  • Compliant Standards
    Plug and Play, ACPI 2.0, RoHS
  • Microsoft Certifications
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Product Type
    motherboard

Audio

  • Audio Codec
    VIA VT1708S
  • Compliant Standards
    High Definition Audio

Video

  • Video Output
    graphics adapter
  • Graphics Processor
    ATI Radeon HD 3300

Graphics

  • Dedicated Video Memory
    64 MB DDR2 SDRAM
  • Graphics Controller
    ATI Radeon HD 3300

Audio Output

  • Sound Output Mode
    7.1 channel surround
  • Compliant Standards
    High Definition Audio
  • Type
    sound card
  • Audio Codec
    VIA VT1708S
  • Audio
    High Definition Audio (8-channel)

RAM

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

LAN

  • Network Interfaces
    Gigabit Ethernet

Supported RAM

  • Bus Clock
    1066 MHz, 800 MHz, 667 MHz
  • Features
    Dual channel memory architecture
  • Registered or Buffered
    Unbuffered
  • Speed
    PC2-8500, PC2-6400, PC2-5300
  • Technology
    DDR2
  • Max Size
    16 GB
  • Supported RAM Integrity Check
    Non-ECC, ECC

Header

  • Brand
    ASUS
  • Product Line
    ASUS
  • Model
    M4A78-E
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Mainboard

  • Form Factor
    ATX
  • Processor Socket
    Socket AM2+
  • Compatible Processors
    Athlon 64, Athlon 64 FX, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon X2, Phenom II X3, Phenom II X4, Phenom X3, Phenom X4, Sempron
  • Data Bus Speed
    2600 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    AMD 790GX
  • I/O Controller
    AMD SB750
  • Supported RAM Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Supported RAM Speed
    1066 MHz, 667 MHz, 800 MHz
  • Supported RAM Standard
    PC2-5300, PC2-6400, PC2-8500
  • Supported RAM Integrity Check
    ECC, non-ECC
  • Supported RAM (Registered or Buffered)
    unbuffered
  • RAM Slots
    4 DIMM slots
  • Power Connectors
    24-pin main power connector, 4-pin ATX12V connector

Mainboard Features

  • BIOS Type
    AMI
  • BIOS Features
    ACPI 2.0a support, ASUS EZ Flash 2, ASUS MyLogo2, ASUS O.C. Profile, DMI 2.0 support, SMBIOS 2.3 support, WfM 2.0 support
  • Hardware Features
    AMD Cool 'n' Quiet Technology, AMD Hybrid CrossFireX technology support, ASUS 8+1 Phase Power Design, ASUS AI NET2, ASUS AI Nap, ASUS Anti-Surge Protection, ASUS EPU (Energy Processing Unit), ASUS Express Gate, ASUS Noise Filter, ASUS Q-Connector, ASUS Q-Fan 2, ASUS Stepless Frequency Selection (SFS), ASUS TurboV, C.P.R. (CPU Parameter Recall), CrashFree BIOS 3, SidePort memory, audio jack detect technology, chassis intrusion detection, jack retasking

Interfaces

  • Storage
    ATA-133, Serial ATA-300 (RAID), eSATA port
  • USB 3.0 / FireWire
    FireWire

Expansion Slots

  • Total Qty
    1, 2, 4
  • Type
    CPU, DIMM 240-pin, PCI, PCIe 2.0 x16, PCIe x1

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    12 in
  • Depth
    9.6 in

Software

  • Software Included
    AMD OverDrive, ASUS AI Suite, ASUS Express Gate, ASUS Live Update, ASUS PC Probe 2, drivers & utilities

Video Memory

  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    64 MB

Storage Interfaces

  • Chip
    AMD SB750
  • Interface
    ATA-133, Serial ATA-300
  • Connector(s)
    1 x 40pin IDC, 1 x 7pin external SATA, 5 x 7pin Serial ATA
  • Supported Devices Qty
    1, 2, 5
  • RAID (Level)
    RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 10 / RAID 5 / JBOD

Internal Interfaces

  • Type
    audio, floppy
  • Connector Type
    4 pin MPC
  • Qty
    1

Features

  • BIOS Type
    AMI
  • BIOS Features
    DMI 2.0 support, WfM 2.0 support, ASUS MyLogo2, SMBIOS 2.3 support, ASUS EZ Flash 2, ASUS O.C. Profile, ACPI 2.0a support
  • Hardware Features
    Chassis intrusion detection, C.P.R. (CPU Parameter Recall), AMD Cool 'n' Quiet Technology, ASUS Q-Fan 2, jack retasking, ASUS Anti-Surge Protection, ASUS 8+1 Phase Power Design, ASUS AI Nap, CrashFree BIOS 3, ASUS Q-Connector, ASUS AI NET2, ASUS Noise Filter, ASUS Stepless Frequency Selection (SFS), audio jack detect technology, ASUS EPU (Energy Processing Unit), ASUS Express Gate, SidePort memory, ASUS TurboV, AMD Hybrid CrossFireX technology support

General

  • Manufacturer
    Asus