Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 Review & Specifications

Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 AM3+ Micro ATX

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Socket AM3+
Chipset: North Bridge AMD 760G & South Bridge SB710
Memory: 4x 240pin DDR3-1333+(O.C.)/1066 DIMM Slots, Dual Channel, Max Capacity of 32GB
Slots: 1x PCI-Express 2.0 x16 Slot, 1x PCI-Express 2.0 x1 Slot, 1x PCI Slot
Windows 8 Ready
CPU: AM3+ socket Support for AMD AM3+ processor,AMD AM3 Phenom II processor / AMD Athlon II processor
Memory: 4 x 1.5V DDR3 DIMM sockets supporting up to 32 GB of system memory / Support for 1333+ (O.C.)/1066 MHz memory modules
LAN: 1 x Realtek GbE LAN chip (10/100/1000 Mbit)

Specs Overview

Model GA-78LMT-USB3
Socket AM3+
Form factor Micro ATX
Chipset AMD 760G
Supported Memory DDR3:
1066Mhz 1333Mhz
SLI Support
CrossFire Support
RAID Support
Onboard USB 3.0
SATA 3 Gbps Ports 6
SATA 6 Gbps Ports 0
SATA Express Ports 0
M.2 Ports 0
mSATA Slots 0
RAM Slots 4
Maximum Supported RAM 32GB

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  • CPU

    AM3+ Socket:
    1. Support for AMD AM3+ processor
    2. Support for AMD AM3 Phenom™ II processor / AMD Athlon™ II processor
    (Please refer "CPU Support List" for more information.)
  • Hyper Transport Bus

    1. HyperTransport™ 3.0
    2. Support up to 5200MT/s
  • Chipset

    1. North Bridge: AMD 760G
    2. South Bridge: AMD SB710
  • Memory

    1. 4 x DDR3 DIMM sockets supporting up to 32 GB of system memory (Note 1)
    2. Dual channel memory architecture
    3. Support for 1600(O.C.)/1333/1066 MHz memory modules
    (Please refer "Memory Support List" for more information.)
  • Onboard Graphics

    North Bridge:
    1. 1 x D-Sub port, supporting a maximum resolution of 1920x1200
    2. 1 x DVI-D port, supporting a maximum resolution of 1920x1200 (Note 2)
    3. 1 x HDMI port, supporting a maximum resolution of 1920x1200 (Note 3)
    4. Support for DirectX 10
    5. Maximum shared memory of 1 GB
  • Audio

    1. Realtek® ALC892 codec
    2. High Definition Audio
    3. 2/4/5.1/7.1-channel (Note 4)
    4. Support for S/PDIF Out
  • LAN

    1. Realtek® GbE LAN chip (10/100/1000 Mbit)
  • Expansion Slots

    1. 1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x16
    2. 1 x PCI Express x1 slot
    3. (All PCI Express slots conform to PCI Express 2.0 standard.)
    4. 1 x PCI slot
  • Storage Interface

    South Bridge:
    1. 1 x IDE connector supporting ATA-133/100/66/33
    2. 6 x SATA 3Gb/s connectors
    3. Support for RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 10, and JBOD
  • USB

    Chipset:
    1. 8 USB 2.0/1.1 ports (4 ports on the back panel, 4 ports available through the internal USB headers)
    VIA® VL805 chip:
    1. 4 USB 3.0/2.0 ports (2 ports on the back panel, 2 ports available through the internal USB header)
  • Internal I/O Connectors

    1. 1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
    2. 1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector
    3. 6 x SATA 3Gb/s connectors
    4. 1 x IDE connector
    5. 1 x CPU fan header
    6. 1 x system fan header
    7. 1 x front panel header
    8. 1 x front panel audio header
    9. 1 x S/PDIF Out header
    10. 1 x USB 3.0/2.0 header
    11. 2 x USB 2.0/1.1 headers
    12. 1 x serial port header
    13. 1 x parallel port header
    14. 1 x Clear CMOS jumper
  • Back Panel Connectors

    1. 1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse port
    2. 1 x D-Sub port
    3. 1 x DVI-D port
    4. 1 x HDMI port
    5. 2 x USB 3.0/2.0 ports
    6. 4 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports
    7. 1 x RJ-45 port
    8. 3 x audio jacks (Line In/Line Out/Microphone)
  • I/O Controller

    1. iTE® I/O Controller Chip
  • H/W Monitoring

    1. System voltage detection
    2. CPU/System temperature detection
    3. CPU/System fan speed detection
    4. CPU overheating warning
    5. CPU/System fan fail warning
    6. CPU/System fan speed control (Note 5)
  • BIOS

    1. 2 x 32 Mbit flash
    2. Use of licensed AWARD BIOS
    3. Support for DualBIOS™
    4. PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.0, SM BIOS 2.4, ACPI 1.0b
  • Unique Features

    1. Support for @BIOS
    2. Support for Q-Flash
    3. Support for Xpress BIOS Rescue
    4. Support for Download Center
    5. Support for Xpress Install
    6. Support for EasyTune (Note 6)
    7. Support for Smart Recovery2
    8. Support for Auto Green
    9. Support for ON/OFF Charge
    10. Support for Q-Share
  • Bundle Software

    1. Norton® Internet Security (OEM version)
  • Operating System

    1. Support for Windows 7/XP
  • Form Factor

    1. Micro ATX Form Factor; 24.4cm x 24.4cm
  • Note

    (Note 1) Due to a Windows 32-bit operating system limitation, when more than 4 GB of physical memory is installed, the actual memory size displayed will be less than the size of the physical memory installed.

    (Note 2) The DVI-D port does not support D-Sub connection by adapter.

    (Note 3) Simultaneous output for DVI-D and HDMI is not supported.

    (Note 4) To configure 7.1-channel audio, you have to use an HD front panel audio module and enable the multi-channel audio feature through the audio driver.

    (Note 5) Whether the fan speed control function is supported will depend on the cooler you install.

    (Note 6) Available functions in EasyTune may differ by motherboard model.

  • Remark

    1. Due to different Linux support condition provided by chipset vendors, please download Linux driver from chipset vendors' website or 3rd party website.
    2. Most hardware/software vendors may no longer offer drivers to support Win9X/ME/2000/XP SP1/SP2. If drivers are available from the vendors, we will update them on the GIGABYTE website.

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