Summary: It works. I was setting up a basic computer for web browsing, checking emails, and viewing photos off of a cell phone. The price was right, and paired up with a nicely priced CPU. It fit the needs, and while it doesn't have all of the bells and whistles, it has enough to meet the needs of my friend.
Summary: Shipped with outdated firmware. Board would not power up with FX-6100 CPU installed. Fortunately I was able to pull an older X3 445 AM3 cpu from my wife's computer to get this thing to turn on so I could then flash the firmware and have it turn on with the FX-6100.
Summary: i no longer use this board but for the time i used it, it was very good to me. overclocking is very easy on it and the bios is nice and simple. it is a micro atx board so it does only have one pcie port and two ram slots but thats fine for a entry level build, overall great, cheap board
Summary: I bought this motherboard along with an AMD Sempron 145 and 2 gigs 1333 ram. I had a case and hard drive and loaded Ubuntu and had a very respectable machine. I have a low end CPU and ram and this computer is quick. Did not play any games but for web surfing and word docs its great.
Summary: UPDATE, DEC 05, 2013 ~ 11 months later... Originally 5 Stars, Now 2.5 Stars 11 months later and the on-board video died. I tried a couple of older Video cards in the 'x16 PCIe' slot and... still no video. So, all my prior comments regarding this board are valid... with the addition of...