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Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P Desktop Motherboard - AMD 970 Chipset - Socket AM3+
Part number: GA-970A-DS3P Manufacturer: GIGABYTE
Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P Desktop Motherboard - AMD 970 Chipset - Socket AM3+ - ATX - 2 x Processor Support - 32 GB DDR3 SDRAM Maximum RAM - 4 x Memory Slots - Serial ATA/600 RAID Supported Controller - 2 x USB 3.0 Port - 7.1 Audio Channels - Gigabit Ethernet - 3 x PCI Express x1 Slots - 2 x PCI Express x16 Slots - 8 x USB Ports - Onboard S/PDIF Header - 6 x SATA Interfaces
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    General Information
    Manufacturer
    GIGABYTE Technology, Inc
    Manufacturer Part Number
    GA-970A-DS3P
    Manufacturer Website
    http://www.giga-byte.com
    Brand Name
    Gigabyte
    Product Series
    900
    Product Model
    GA-970A-DS3P
    Product Name
    900 Series GA-970A-DS3P (rev. 1.0) Desktop Motherboard
    Marketing Information
    The 970A-DS3P motherboard is designed to offer a stable, high-speed platform for delivering amazingly fast data transfer via the GIGABYTE 333 onboard acceleration technologies. Featuring the USB3.0 controller, AMD 900 series motherboards allow users to take advantage of super fast USB transfer rates of up to 5Gbps, delivering 10x faster data transfer compared to USB 2.0. Utilizing the industry's first Serial ATA Revision 3.0 solution via AMD SB950 chipset, GIGABYTE AMD 900 series motherboards offer native 6 ports of next generation high speed data storage devices support with data transfer speeds of up to 6 Gbps with RAID 0, 1, 5, 10. The AMD 900 series motherboards introduce a unique hardware design with lower resistance fuses for ensuring lower voltage drops and providing more stable and plentiful power delivery. USB ports also benefit from a 3x power boost for better power delivery to power hungry USB devices.
    Product Type
    Desktop Motherboard
    Processor & Chipset
    Chipset Manufacturer
    AMD
    Chipset Model
    970
    Total Processor Support
    2
    Processor Socket
    Socket AM3+
    Processor Support
    Phenom
    Athlon
    64-bit Processing
    Yes
    Memory
    Number of Memory Slots
    4
    Memory Form Factor
    DIMM
    Maximum Memory
    32 GB
    Memory Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
    I/O Controller
    Controller Type
    Serial ATA/600
    RAID Support
    Yes
    Audio
    Audio Channels
    7.1
    Network & Communication
    Gigabit Ethernet
    Yes
    I/O Expansions
    Number of Total Expansion Slots
    7
    Number of PCI Slots
    2
    PCI Express Standard
    PCI Express 2.0
    Total Number of PCI Express Slots
    5
    Number of PCI Express x16 Slots
    2
    Interfaces/Ports
    Total Number of USB Ports
    8
    Number of USB 3.0 Ports
    2
    Network (RJ-45)
    Yes
    Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports
    1
    PS/2 Port
    Yes
    Number of PS/2 Ports
    2
    Onboard Interfaces
    Number of SATA Interfaces
    6
    Total Number of Onboard USB Ports
    8
    Number of Onboard USB 2.0 Ports
    6
    Physical Characteristics
    Form Factor
    ATX
    Width
    12.0"
    Depth
    8.5"
    Miscellaneous
    Package Contents
    • 900 Series GA-970A-DS3P (rev. 1.0) Desktop Motherboard
    • Bundle Software
    Green Compliance
    Yes
    Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
    WEEE
    China RoHS
    ErP Ready
    Warranty
    Standard Warranty
    3 Year
    Processor & Chipset
    Chipset Manufacturer
    AMD
    Chipset Model
    970
    Total Processor Supported
    2
    Processor Socket
    Socket AM3+
    Processor Supported
    Phenom
    Athlon
    64-bit Processing
    Yes
    Memory
    Number of Memory Slots
    4
    Memory Form Factor
    DIMM
    Maximum Memory
    32 GB
    Memory Standard
    DDR3-2000/PC3-16000 (O.C.)
    DDR3-1866/PC3-15000
    DDR3-1600/PC3-12800
    DDR3-1333/PC3-10600
    DDR3-1066/PC3-8500
    Memory Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
    Memory Speed Supported
    2 GHz (O.C.)
    1.87 GHz
    1.60 GHz
    1.33 GHz
    1.07 GHz
    Audio
    Sound Controller Manufacturer
    Realtek
    Sound Controller Model
    ALC887
    Audio Channels
    7.1
    I/O Expansions
    Number of Total Expansion Slots
    7
    Number of PCI Slots
    2
    PCI Express Standard
    PCI Express 2.0
    Total Number of PCI Express Slots
    5
    Number of PCI Express x1 Slots
    3
    Number of PCI Express x16 Slots
    2
    General Information
    Manufacturer
    GIGABYTE Technology, Inc
    Manufacturer Part Number
    GA-970A-DS3P
    Manufacturer Website Address
    http://www.gigabyte.us
    Brand Name
    Gigabyte
    Product Series
    900
    Product Model
    GA-970A-DS3P
    Product Name
    900 Series GA-970A-DS3P (rev. 1.0) Desktop Motherboard
    Marketing Information
    The 970A-DS3P motherboard is designed to offer a stable, high-speed platform for delivering amazingly fast data transfer via the GIGABYTE 333 onboard acceleration technologies. Featuring the USB3.0 controller, AMD 900 series motherboards allow users to take advantage of super fast USB transfer rates of up to 5Gbps, delivering 10x faster data transfer compared to USB 2.0. Utilizing the industry's first Serial ATA Revision 3.0 solution via AMD SB950 chipset, GIGABYTE AMD 900 series motherboards offer native 6 ports of next generation high speed data storage devices support with data transfer speeds of up to 6 Gbps with RAID 0, 1, 5, 10. The AMD 900 series motherboards introduce a unique hardware design with lower resistance fuses for ensuring lower voltage drops and providing more stable and plentiful power delivery. USB ports also benefit from a 3x power boost for better power delivery to power hungry USB devices.
    Product Type
    Desktop Motherboard
    I/O Controller
    Controller Type
    Serial ATA/600
    RAID Supported
    Yes
    RAID Levels
    0
    1
    5
    1+0
    Warranty
    Limited Warranty
    3 Year
    Onboard Interfaces
    Number of SATA Interfaces
    6
    Total Number of Onboard USB Ports
    8
    Number of Onboard USB 2.0 Ports
    6
    Number of Onboard USB 3.0 Ports
    2
    Onboard Audio Header
    Yes
    Onboard S/PDIF Header
    Yes
    Physical Characteristics
    Form Factor
    ATX
    Height
    3"
    Width
    12"
    Depth
    8.5"
    Miscellaneous
    Package Contents
    • 900 Series GA-970A-DS3P (rev. 1.0) Desktop Motherboard
    • Bundle Software
    Certifications & Standards
    • CE
    • FCC
    • BSMI
    • ACPI 2.0a
    Environmentally Friendly
    Yes
    Environmental Certification
    WEEE
    China RoHS
    ErP Ready
    Power Description
    Power Supply Supported
    ATX12V
    Network & Communication
    Gigabit Ethernet
    Yes
    Interfaces/Ports
    Total Number of USB Ports
    8
    Number of USB 2.0 Ports
    6
    Number of USB 3.0 Ports
    2
    Audio Line In
    Yes
    Audio Line Out
    Yes
    Microphone Port
    Yes
    Network (RJ-45)
    Yes
    Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports
    1
    PS/2 Port
    Yes
    Number of PS/2 Ports
    2