Gigabyte AMD AM3+ Motherboard

Last updated date: May 9, 2019

DWYM Score
7.9

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 54 expert reviews, the Gigabyte Gigabyte AMD AM3+ Motherboard placed 7th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
8.0
1 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
7.8
1,995 user reviews
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What experts liked
The board consists of four DDR3 slots, up to a maximum memory setup of 32GB dual channel memory, a single PCIe x16 slot and PCle xl slot. There are also six SATA2 ports, an IDE connector (incredibly) as well as provision for eight USB 2.0 and four USB 3.0 ports.
- Top Tech Hardware
What experts didn't like
the lack of support for SATA3 and faster SSDs may force many other system builders to look elsewhere for an option.
- Top Tech Hardware

From The Manufacturer

Supports AMD AM3+ FX/AM3 Phenom II, Athlon II series Processors 4+1 Phase Power Design for AMD 125W CPU support Dual Channel Non-ECC Unbuffered DDR3, 2 DIMMs Integrated ATI Radeon HD 3000 graphics (DirectX10) HDMI, DVI, D-sub Ports for Multi-display support 4 USB 3.1 Gen1 with Super speed Transfer Rates of Up to 5 Gbps Audio Noise Guard with High Quality Audio Capacitors GIGABYTE UEFI Dual BIOS. Micro ATX Form Factor; 24.4cm x 24.4cm. Hyper transport bus - support up to 5200MT/s.

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