Compare Motherboards: Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3 vs MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX

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Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3

MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX

Price
$134.99
Price
$84.99
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Availability
In Stock
Availability
Out of Stock

Last time in stock: Thursday, October 1, 2020

Brand
Asus
Brand
MSI
Model
M5A78L-M Plus/USB3
Model
  • B450M PRO-VDH MAX
  • 7A38-043R
  • B450PVDHMAX
Release Date
📅 September 2018

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

Release Date
📅 September 2019

* 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
PRO
Socket
AM3+
Socket
AM4
Form factor
Micro ATX
Form factor
Micro ATX
Chipset
AMD A78
Chipset
AMD B450
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:
2666Mhz 2800Mhz 2933Mhz 3000Mhz 3200Mhz 3466Mhz 3733Mhz 3866Mhz
* 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 ALC892
Audio Channels
-
Audio Channels
7.1 Channels
LAN Chipset
Realtek 8111H
LAN Chipset
Realtek 8111H
Max LAN Speed
10/100/1000Mbps
Max LAN Speed
10/100/1000Mbps
SLI Support
No
SLI Support
No
CrossFire Support
No
CrossFire Support
No
RAID Support
No
RAID Support
Yes
Back I/O Ports
-
Back I/O Ports
  • 1 x D-Sub
  • 1 x DVI-D
  • 1 x HDMI
  • 1 x LAN (RJ45)
  • 1 x PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse Combo
  • 3 x Audio Jacks
  • 4 x USB 2.0/1.1
  • 4 x USB 3.2 Gen 1
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
4
SATA Express Ports
0
SATA Express Ports
0
M.2 Ports
0
M.2 Ports
1
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 🆚 MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX. 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:

  • +2 Ports SATA 6Gb/s.

Reasons to pick the MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX:

  • 37% cheaper, you can save $50.00.
  • Newer Product, it was released around 12 months later.
  • Around 14% lower thermal design power.
  • Supports RAID.
  • +1 Ports M.2.
  • +32GB maximum RAM supported.
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