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Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3

Gigabyte H470M DS3H

Price
$134.99
Price
$124.52
Availability
In Stock
Availability
In Stock
Brand
Asus
Brand
Gigabyte
Model
M5A78L-M Plus/USB3
Model
H470M DS3H
Release Date
📅 September 2018

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

Release Date
📅 May 2020

* 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
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Socket
AM3+
Socket
LGA1200
Form factor
Micro ATX
Form factor
Micro ATX
Chipset
AMD A78
Chipset
Intel H470
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 depend on the CPU memory controller
Supported Memory
DDR4:
2133Mhz 2400Mhz 2666Mhz 2933Mhz
* High clock speeds may require enabling the XMP profile in the motherboard BIOS
** Memory compatibility support may also depend on the CPU memory controller
ECC RAM Support
No
ECC RAM Support
No
Audio Chipset
Realtek ALC887
Audio Chipset
Realtek ALC887
Audio Channels
-
Audio Channels
2/4/5.1/7.1-channel
LAN Chipset
Realtek 8111H
LAN Chipset
Intel GbE LAN chip
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
Yes
Back I/O Ports
-
Back I/O Ports
  • 1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse port
  • 1 x D-Sub port
  • 1 x DVI-D port
  • 1 x HDMI port
  • 1 x DisplayPort
  • 1 x USB Type-C port with USB 3.2 Gen 1 support
  • 3 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports
  • 2 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports
  • 1 x RJ-45 port
  • 3 x audio jacks
Wireless LAN
No
Wireless LAN
No
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
2
mSATA Slots
0
mSATA Slots
0
RAM Slots
4
RAM Slots
4
Maximum Supported RAM
32GB
Maximum Supported RAM
128GB
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Comparison summary

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

Reasons to pick the Gigabyte H470M DS3H:

  • 8% cheaper, you can save $10.47.
  • Newer Product, it was released around 20 months later.
  • Around 14% lower thermal design power.
  • Supports AMD CrossFire.
  • Supports RAID.
  • +2 Ports M.2.
  • +96GB maximum RAM supported.
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