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Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 Desktop Motherboard - AMD 970 Chipset - Socket AM3+
Part number: M5A97 LE R2.0 Manufacturer: ASUS
Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 Desktop Motherboard - AMD 970 Chipset - Socket AM3+ - Micro ATX - 1 x Processor Support - 32 GB DDR3 SDRAM Maximum RAM - 4 x Memory Slots - CrossFireX Support - Serial ATA/600 RAID Supported Controller - 2 x USB 3.0 Port - 7.1 Audio Channels - Gigabit Ethernet - 2 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
    ASUS Computer International
    Manufacturer Part Number
    M5A97 LE R2.0
    Manufacturer Website
    usa.asus.com
    Brand Name
    Asus
    Product Model
    M5A97 LE R2.0
    Product Name
    M5A97 LE R2.0 Desktop Motherboard
    Marketing Information
    AMD® Socket AM3+ for AMD® FX Series CPU up to 8-core

    AMD® FX™-Series/Phenom™ II/Athlon™ II/Sempron™ 100 Series Processors (socket AM3+/AM3) M5A97 LE R2.0 supports AMD® AM3+/AM3 multi-core processors with unique L3 cache and delivers better overclocking capabilities with less power consumption. It features dual-channel DDR3 1866 memory support and accelerates data transfer rate up to 4800MT/s via HyperTransport™ 3.0 based system bus. This motherboard also supports AMD® CPUs in the new 32nm manufacturing process.

    Product Type
    Desktop Motherboard
    Processor & Chipset
    Chipset Manufacturer
    AMD
    Chipset Model
    970
    Total Processor Support
    1
    Processor Technology
    Cool'n'Quiet Technology
    Processor Socket
    Socket AM3+
    Processor Support
    FX
    Athlon II
    Phenom II
    Sempron
    Athlon X2
    Athlon II X2
    Athlon II X3
    Athlon II X4
    Phenom II X2
    Phenom II X3
    Phenom II X4
    Phenom II X6
    Sempron X2
    HyperTransport Speed
    4.80 GT/s
    64-bit Processing
    Yes
    Multi GPU Support
    CrossFireX
    Memory
    Number of Memory Slots
    4
    Memory Form Factor
    UDIMM
    Maximum Memory
    32 GB
    Memory Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
    I/O Controller
    Controller Type
    Serial ATA/600
    RAID Support
    Yes
    Video
    Onboard Video
    No
    Audio
    Audio Channels
    7.1
    Network & Communication
    Gigabit Ethernet
    Yes
    I/O Expansions
    Number of Total Expansion Slots
    6
    Number of PCI Slots
    2
    PCI Express Standard
    PCI Express 2.0
    Total Number of PCI Express Slots
    4
    Number of PCI Express x16 Slots
    2
    Back Panel Interfaces
    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
    Number of Onboard USB 2.0 Ports
    Physical Characteristics
    Form Factor
    Micro ATX
    Width
    12.0"
    Depth
    9.0"
    Miscellaneous
    Package Contents
    • M5A97 LE R2.0 Desktop Motherboard
    • 2 x Serial ATA 6.0Gb/s Cables
    • 1 x I/O Shield
    • 1 x User Manual
    • Support DVD
    Green Compliance
    Yes
    Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
    WEEE
    RoHS
    Processor & Chipset
    Chipset Manufacturer
    AMD
    Chipset Model
    970
    Total Processor Supported
    1
    Processor Technology
    Cool'n'Quiet Technology
    Processor Socket
    Socket AM3+
    Processor Supported
    FX
    Athlon II
    Phenom II
    Sempron
    Athlon X2
    Athlon II X2
    Athlon II X3
    Athlon II X4
    Phenom II X2
    Phenom II X3
    Phenom II X4
    Phenom II X6
    Sempron X2
    HyperTransport Speed
    4.80 GT/s
    64-bit Processing
    Yes
    Multi GPU Supported
    CrossFireX
    Memory
    Number of Memory Slots
    4
    Memory Form Factor
    UDIMM
    Maximum Memory
    32 GB
    Memory Standard
    DDR3-2133/PC3-17000 (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
    2.13 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
    Video
    Onboard Video
    No
    I/O Expansions
    Number of Total Expansion Slots
    6
    Number of PCI Slots
    2
    PCI Express Standard
    PCI Express 2.0
    Total Number of PCI Express Slots
    4
    Number of PCI Express x1 Slots
    2
    Number of PCI Express x16 Slots
    2
    General Information
    Manufacturer
    ASUS Computer International
    Manufacturer Part Number
    M5A97 LE R2.0
    Manufacturer Website Address
    http://usa.asus.com
    Brand Name
    Asus
    Product Model
    M5A97 LE R2.0
    Product Name
    M5A97 LE R2.0 Desktop Motherboard
    Marketing Information
    AMD® Socket AM3+ for AMD® FX Series CPU up to 8-core

    AMD® FX™-Series/Phenom™ II/Athlon™ II/Sempron™ 100 Series Processors (socket AM3+/AM3) M5A97 LE R2.0 supports AMD® AM3+/AM3 multi-core processors with unique L3 cache and delivers better overclocking capabilities with less power consumption. It features dual-channel DDR3 1866 memory support and accelerates data transfer rate up to 4800MT/s via HyperTransport™ 3.0 based system bus. This motherboard also supports AMD® CPUs in the new 32nm manufacturing process.

    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
    6
    Number of Onboard USB 2.0 Ports
    6
    Onboard Serial Header
    Yes
    Onboard LEDs Header
    Yes
    Onboard Audio Header
    Yes
    Onboard S/PDIF Header
    Yes
    Physical Characteristics
    Form Factor
    ATX
    Height
    2.3"
    Width
    12"
    Depth
    9"
    Miscellaneous
    Package Contents
    • M5A97 LE R2.0 Desktop Motherboard
    • 2 x Serial ATA 6.0Gb/s Cables
    • 1 x I/O Shield
    • 1 x User Manual
    • Support DVD
    Certifications & Standards
    • CE
    • FCC
    • ErP Ready
    Environmentally Friendly
    Yes
    Environmental Certification
    WEEE
    RoHS
    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