Compare Motherboards: Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3 vs Gigabyte B360 AORUS GAMING 3 WIFI

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Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3

Gigabyte B360 AORUS GAMING 3 WIFI

Price
$124.37
Price
$244.97
Availability
In Stock
Availability
Out of Stock

Last time in stock: Sunday, September 13, 2020

Brand
Asus
Brand
Gigabyte
Model
M5A78L-M Plus/USB3
Model
B360 AORUS GAMING 3 WIFI
Release Date
📅 September 2018

* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.

Release Date
📅 April 2018

* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.

TDP
🔌 70 Watts
TDP
🔌 60 Watts
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Series
Series
-
Socket
AM3+
Socket
LGA1151
Form factor
Micro ATX
Form factor
ATX
Chipset
AMD A78
Chipset
Intel B360
Supported Memory
DDR3:
1066Mhz 1333Mhz 1600Mhz 1800Mhz 1866Mhz 2000Mhz
* High clock speeds may require enabling the XMP profile in the motherboard BIOS
** Memory compatibility support may also depends on the CPU memory controller
Supported Memory
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz
* High clock speeds may require enabling the XMP profile in the motherboard BIOS
** Memory compatibility support may also depends on the CPU memory controller
ECC RAM Support
No
ECC RAM Support
No
Audio Chipset
Realtek ALC887
Audio Chipset
Realtek ALC892
Audio Channels
-
Audio Channels
8 Channels
LAN Chipset
Realtek 8111H
LAN Chipset
Intel GbE LAN
Max LAN Speed
10/100/1000Mbps
Max LAN Speed
10/100/1000Mbps
SLI Support
No
SLI Support
No
CrossFire Support
No
CrossFire Support
Yes
RAID Support
No
RAID Support
No
Back I/O Ports
-
Back I/O Ports
  • 1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse port
  • 1 x DVI-D port
  • 1 x HDMI port
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-A port (red)
  • 1 x USB Type-C port with USB 3.1 Gen 1 support
  • 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports
  • 4 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports
  • 1 x RJ-45 port
  • 6 x audio jacks
Wireless LAN
No
Wireless LAN
Yes
SATA 3 Gbps Ports
0
SATA 3 Gbps Ports
0
SATA 6 Gbps Ports
6
SATA 6 Gbps Ports
6
SATA Express Ports
0
SATA Express Ports
0
M.2 Ports
0
M.2 Ports
3
mSATA Slots
0
mSATA Slots
0
RAM Slots
4
RAM Slots
4
Maximum Supported RAM
32GB
Maximum Supported RAM
64GB
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Compare Motherboards: Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3 🆚 Gigabyte B360 AORUS GAMING 3 WIFI. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better Motherboard.

Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3:

  • 49% cheaper, you can save $120.60.

Reasons to pick the Gigabyte B360 AORUS GAMING 3 WIFI:

  • Around 14% lower thermal design power.
  • Supports AMD CrossFire.
  • Wireless LAN Integrated.
  • +3 Ports M.2.
  • +32GB maximum RAM supported.
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