For all AMD processors supporting socket AM3 +, BIOSTAR launches motherboard well off and not expensive to €75.
There is not for Intel processors, at least not in Biostar that proposes us today a new motherboard on socket AM3 +. Its name? TA970XE.
The ATX format, it is managed by chipset AMD 970 as its name indicates, of the SouthBridge SB950 and feed into the CPU by its five floors of food, very little for a card which is oriented overclocking and Gamers. Also controlled by its smart UEFI House, it may support drives larger than 2 TB, and has four banks DDR3 memory between 800 and 1866 MHz with a pre-OC mode up to 2000 MHz for a total maximum of 32 GB.
On interfaces, it offers two slots PCI-Express 2.0 x 16, five SATA 3 ports with support for RAID 0,1,5 and 10, a port eSATA, two USB 3.0 ports controlled by the chipset ASMedia ASM1042 and eight ports USB 2.0 and a FireWire port which will pass through the chipset VIA VT6315N. There is also a gigabit Ethernet (Realtek RTL8111E) port and 8 + 1 sound output via the chip VIA VT1828S. Biostar has provided its TA970XE two other PCI-Express 2.0 x 1 slots and two PCI slots.
This motherboard has also a few features such as the BIOSTAR G.P.U for Green Power Utility which allows to optimize the power of the processor when it is not loaded. But also of the Rapid Switch function that allows to quickly restart the configuration in the case of an unfortunate overclocking which is accompanied by another Rapid Debug named function that displays the status of the motherboard on the LED control. It also has different applications dedicated to the UEFI, such as BIOS Flasher or BIOS RELIFE which allows to update or to own firmware from a USB key. Last application called BIO-Remote 2 allows the control of the media center under Windows since the mobile Android or iOS.
Last House known as the Clean Tone 2 functionality is available on this motherboard. It allows dedicate capacitors for each line, which will provide greater than 98 dB signal-to-noise ratio. Available soon in our French shops for €75 on average.