Compare Motherboards: Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3 vs MSI FM2-A75MA-E35

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Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3

MSI FM2-A75MA-E35

Price
$134.99
Price
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Availability
In Stock
Availability
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Pangoly Score
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Pangoly Score
76
Brand
Asus
Brand
MSI
Model
M5A78L-M Plus/USB3
Model
FM2-A75MA-E35
Release Date
📅 September 2018

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

Release Date
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TDP
🔌 70 Watts
TDP
🔌 60 Watts
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Pros
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Pros
  • HDMI output
  • USB 3.0
Cons
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Cons
  • Only 2x DDR3 slots
Series
Series
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Socket
AM3+
Socket
FM2
Form factor
Micro ATX
Form factor
Micro ATX
Chipset
AMD A78
Chipset
AMD A75
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
DDR3:
1066Mhz 1333Mhz 1600Mhz 1866Mhz 2133Mhz
* 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
-
Audio Channels
-
Audio Channels
-
LAN Chipset
Realtek 8111H
LAN Chipset
-
Max LAN Speed
10/100/1000Mbps
Max LAN Speed
-
SLI Support
No
SLI Support
No
CrossFire Support
No
CrossFire Support
No
RAID Support
No
RAID Support
No
Back I/O Ports
-
Back I/O Ports
-
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
0
mSATA Slots
0
mSATA Slots
0
RAM Slots
4
RAM Slots
2
Maximum Supported RAM
32GB
Maximum Supported RAM
16GB
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Compare Motherboards: Asus M5A78L-M Plus/USB3 🆚 MSI FM2-A75MA-E35. 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:

  • Supports the following RAM types not supported by counterpart: DDR3 1800MHz, 2000MHz
  • +2 RAM slots.
  • +16GB maximum RAM supported.

Reasons to pick the MSI FM2-A75MA-E35:

  • Around 14% lower thermal design power.
  • Supports the following RAM types not supported by counterpart: DDR3 2133MHz
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