Summary: i used this motherboard for a dvr that i built. its perfect for what i needed. had the right amount of pcie slots for VGA,sound card, wireless card. and DVR/TV card. there is other slots that you can add other stuff if you use the smaller VGAs that take 1 slot on the case.
Summary: This motherboard is a decent one but I do have issues with the onboard SATA controller at times but am reluctant to say that it is definitely an issue with the board as I have read that some storage devices themselves have similar issues to what I have experience.
Summary: UPDATE FEBUARY 2013: This motherboard has been working since my first review, until now no problems whatsoever. Everything is normal as expected. So im using it in a server enviorment with an AMD Sempron 145. And in my tests it has very low power consumption. I recommend it!
Gigabyte GA-880GM-D2H - Has all of the features I needed
30 December 2012
Summary: Warning to all who are considering purchase of this motherboard based on the pictured & specs listed above, Gigabyte has removed the ATA-133 IDE & Floppy drive connector from the Rev 3 version of this GA-880GM-D2H motherboard, not a deal breaker for me personally, I'll try to upload some pics.
Summary: So i ordered this motherboard in hopes that ir was legitamately the REV 1.4 so that it would support my FX-4130 quad core procesor that i purchased. I checked gigabytes website to see what boards were compatible with the FX-4130, and the Gigabyte 880GM-D2H REV 1.x supports it but the Rev 3.1 does...