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Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P North Bridge: AMD 970 South Bridge: AMD SB950 Socket AM3+ ATX motherboard

AMD 970 + SB950 Chipset, 4x1.5V DDR3 DIMM, GbE LAN, Realtek HD audio, ATX
SKU: 400-5935
Manufacturer part number: GA-970A-DS3P
EAN: 4719331814229
Brand: Gigabyte
Availability: 8 available to order

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- Supports AMD AM3+ FX/AM3 Phenom™ II & Athlon™ II series processors
- 2 PCI-E 2.0 x16 interfaces for 2way CrossFireX multi-graphics support
- AMD SB950 provides 6 SATA3 ports with 6Gbps link speed and RAID 0, 1, 5, 10 support
- USB 3.0 with superspeed transfer rates of up to 5 Gbps
- GIGABYTE 3x USB Power with On/Off Charge USB ports
- Ultra Durable 4 Classic Technology with high quality components designed
- Turbo XHD technology accelerating hard drive performance with ease
- Patented DualBIOS with Hybrid EFI technology for 3TB HDD support

- Supports AMD AM3+ FX/AM3 Phenom™ II & Athlon™ II series processors
- 2 PCI-E 2.0 x16 interfaces for 2way CrossFireX multi-graphics support
- AMD SB950 provides 6 SATA3 ports with 6Gbps link speed and RAID 0, 1, 5, 10 support
- USB 3.0 with superspeed transfer rates of up to 5 Gbps
- GIGABYTE 3x USB Power with On/Off Charge USB ports
- Ultra Durable 4 Classic Technology with high quality components designed
- Turbo XHD technology accelerating hard drive performance with ease
- Patented DualBIOS with Hybrid EFI technology for 3TB HDD support

Products specifications
Memory
Number of memory slots 4
Memory slots type DIMM
Supported memory types DDR3, DDR3 2000+(OC), DDR3 1866, DDR3 1600, DDR3 1333, DDR3 1066, non-ECC unbuffered
Memory voltage 1.5 V
Supported memory clock speeds 1066 MHz, 1333 MHz, 1600 MHz, 1866 MHz, 2000 MHz
Maximum internal memory 32GB
Motherboard chipset(s) AMD 970, SB950, AMD 970
Processor
Compatible processor series Athlon II, Athlon II Dual-Core, Athlon II X2, Athlon II X3, Athlon II X4, Phenom II Dual-Core Mobile, Phenom II Quad-Core Mobile, Phenom II Triple-Core Mobile, Phenom II X2, Phenom II X3, Phenom II X4, Phenom II X6, Phenom II X8
System bus rate 4.8 GT/s
Processor socket AM3+
Processor family AMD
Internal I/O
Supported storage drive interfaces Serial ATA III
USB 2.0 connectors 6
S/PDIF out connector Yes
Power fan connector Yes
Onboard graphics No
Number of SATA connectors 6
Number of SATA III connectors 6
Front panel audio connector Yes
CPU fan connector Yes
Back panel I/O ports
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity 2
USB 2.0 ports quantity 6
Microphone in Yes
Headphone outputs 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports 1
Technical details
Motherboard chipset family AMD
Motherboard form factor ATX
Component for PC
Audio
Audio system(s) HD, Realtek ALC887 7.1 HD
Audio output channels 7.1
PCI Express slots 1 x PCI-E 2.0 x16
1 x PCI-E 2.0 x16 (@ x4 mode)
3 x PCI-E 2.0 x1
Networking
Ethernet LAN Yes
Ethernet interface type Gigabit Ethernet
Performance
RAID levels 0, 1, 5, 10, JBOD
Storage interface 6 x SATA III
Expansion slots
PCI slots 2
PCI Express x4 slots 1
PCI Express x16 slots 1
PCI Express x1 slots 3
BIOS
BIOS type AWARD
Software
USB ports 12 x USB2.0 (6 via header)
4 x USB3.0 (2 via header)
Bundled software Norton Internet Security
Weight & dimensions
Width 305 mm
Depth 225 mm
Other features
LAN controller Realtek 8111E Gigabit
Compatible operating systems Windows 8/7/Vista/XP
Back panel I/O 1 x PS/2 Mouse
1 x PS/2 Keyboard
6 x USB2.0 Ports
2 x USB3.0 Ports
3 x Audio Jacks
1 x RJ45 LAN Port
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Products specifications
Memory
Number of memory slots 4
Memory slots type DIMM
Supported memory types DDR3, DDR3 2000+(OC), DDR3 1866, DDR3 1600, DDR3 1333, DDR3 1066, non-ECC unbuffered
Memory voltage 1.5 V
Supported memory clock speeds 1066 MHz, 1333 MHz, 1600 MHz, 1866 MHz, 2000 MHz
Maximum internal memory 32GB
Motherboard chipset(s) AMD 970, SB950, AMD 970
Processor
Compatible processor series Athlon II, Athlon II Dual-Core, Athlon II X2, Athlon II X3, Athlon II X4, Phenom II Dual-Core Mobile, Phenom II Quad-Core Mobile, Phenom II Triple-Core Mobile, Phenom II X2, Phenom II X3, Phenom II X4, Phenom II X6, Phenom II X8
System bus rate 4.8 GT/s
Processor socket AM3+
Processor family AMD
Internal I/O
Supported storage drive interfaces Serial ATA III
USB 2.0 connectors 6
S/PDIF out connector Yes
Power fan connector Yes
Onboard graphics No
Number of SATA connectors 6
Number of SATA III connectors 6
Front panel audio connector Yes
CPU fan connector Yes
Back panel I/O ports
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity 2
USB 2.0 ports quantity 6
Microphone in Yes
Headphone outputs 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports 1
Technical details
Motherboard chipset family AMD
Motherboard form factor ATX
Component for PC
Audio
Audio system(s) HD, Realtek ALC887 7.1 HD
Audio output channels 7.1
PCI Express slots 1 x PCI-E 2.0 x16
1 x PCI-E 2.0 x16 (@ x4 mode)
3 x PCI-E 2.0 x1
Networking
Ethernet LAN Yes
Ethernet interface type Gigabit Ethernet
Performance
RAID levels 0, 1, 5, 10, JBOD
Storage interface 6 x SATA III
Expansion slots
PCI slots 2
PCI Express x4 slots 1
PCI Express x16 slots 1
PCI Express x1 slots 3
BIOS
BIOS type AWARD
Software
USB ports 12 x USB2.0 (6 via header)
4 x USB3.0 (2 via header)
Bundled software Norton Internet Security
Weight & dimensions
Width 305 mm
Depth 225 mm
Other features
LAN controller Realtek 8111E Gigabit
Compatible operating systems Windows 8/7/Vista/XP
Back panel I/O 1 x PS/2 Mouse
1 x PS/2 Keyboard
6 x USB2.0 Ports
2 x USB3.0 Ports
3 x Audio Jacks
1 x RJ45 LAN Port
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