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Ecs-a890gxm-a2.33189313
7.8* out of 10

ECS A890GXM-A2

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
CPU
Support AM3 socket for AMD Phenom™ II processors
CPU
Support 125W Phenom™ II X6 processors
CPU
High-performance HyperTransport 3.0 CPU Interface
CPU
Support transfer rate up to 5200 mega-transfers per second
CPU
Note: This board supports CPU up to 140W TDP only; you can refer to AMD website to check your CPU.
CHIPSET
AMD ® 890GX & AMD ® SB850
CHIPSET
North Bridge: AMD ® 890GX
CHIPSET
South Bridge: AMD ® SB850
GRAPHICS
On Chip (AMD 890GX-based with ATI™ Radeon HD4290 graphics )
GRAPHICS
Integrated DirectX10.1 graphics processor
GRAPHICS
Share Memory: Maximum up to 512MB
GRAPHICS
AMD SidePort Memory : DDR3-1333 (64Mx16=128MB)
MEMORY
Dual-channel DDR3 memory architecture
MEMORY
4 x 240-pin DDR3 DIMM socket support up to 32 GB
MEMORY
Support DDR3 up to 1800(OC)/1600(OC)/1333/1066 DDR3 SDRAM
MEMORY
*(Due to the DRAM maximum size is 4GB at present, the memory maximum size we have tested is 16GB)
MEMORY
*(Due to AMD CPU spec limitation, please refer to Memory QVL for more information) Due to the operating system limitation, the actual memory size may be less than 4GB for the reservation for system usage under Windows?32-bit OS. For Windows?64-bit OS with 64-bit CPU, there is no such limitation
EXPANSION SLOT
3 x PCI Express Gen 2.0 x16 slots
EXPANSION SLOT
1 x PCI Express x1 slot
EXPANSION SLOT
1 x PCI slot
EXPANSION SLOT
*The second PCIEX16 only support bandwidth x4
STORAGE
Support by AMD ® SB850 • 5 x Serial ATA 6.0Gb/s devices • 1 x eSATA 3Gb/s port • RAID0, RAID1, RAID5, RAID 10 configuration
AUDIO
Realtek ALC892 8-Ch High Definition audio CODEC
AUDIO
Compliant with HD audio specification
LAN
Dual Realtek 8111DL 10/100/1000 Fast Ethernet Controller
REAR PANEL I/O
1 x D-sub(VGA)
REAR PANEL I/O
1 x HDMI Port
REAR PANEL I/O
1 x DVI Port
REAR PANEL I/O
1 x Display port
REAR PANEL I/O
2 x RJ45 LAN connectors
REAR PANEL I/O
1 x Audio port (Line-in, Line-out, Mic-in)
REAR PANEL I/O
1 x optical S/PDIF Out connector
REAR PANEL I/O
1 x Clear_CMOS button
REAR PANEL I/O
1 x eSATA 3Gb/s port
REAR PANEL I/O
2 x USB 3.0 ports compatible to both USB 3.0/2.0 devices (blue)
REAR PANEL I/O
4 x USB 2.0 Ports
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1 x 24-pin ATX Power Supply connector
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1 x 8-pin ATX 12V Power Connector
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1 x 4pin CPU_FAN connectors
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1 x 3-pin PWR_FAN connector
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1 x 3-pin SYS_FAN connector
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1 x Power on button
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1 x Reset button
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1 x Speaker header
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1 x Front panel switch/LED header
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1 x Front panel audio header
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1 x SPDIF out header
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1 x Clear CMOS header
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1X Power on LED (Green light)
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1X Stand by LED (Red Light)
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
5 x Serial ATA 6Gb/s connectors
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
4 x USB 2.0 headers support additional 8 USB ports
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERS
1 x Chassis intrusion header
SYSTEM BIOS
AMI BIOS with 8Mb SPI Flash ROM
SYSTEM BIOS
Supports Plug and Play, STR (S3) / STD (S4) , Hardware monitor, Multi Boot
SYSTEM BIOS
Supports ACPI & DMI
SYSTEM BIOS
Audio, LAN, can be disabled in BIOS
SYSTEM BIOS
F11 hot key for boot up devices option
SYSTEM BIOS
Support over-clocking
SYSTEM BIOS
Support eJIFFY
SYSTEM BIOS
Supports Page Up clear CMOS Hotkey
SYSTEM BIOS
Supports ECS M.I.B III Utility
SYSTEM BIOS
CPU voltage adjustable
SYSTEM BIOS
Memory voltage adjustable • NB Chipset Voltage Adjustable • HT Voltage Adjustable • External Clock Adjustable • Multiple Frequency Adjustable
FORM FACTOR
ATX Size 305mm*244mm
Release Date
First seen
12 November 2010