AMD Motherboard Comparison - AMD Socket AM3+, AM3, AM2+, AM2, AMD Socket FM2+, FM2, FM1, 939 and 754 Motherboard Reviews
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Name & Review K8X800 Pro 990FX Professional 970 Extreme4 890FX Deluxe5 890FX Deluxe4 890GM Pro3 890GX Extreme4 890GX Extreme3 939A8X-M 939S56-M 939SLI eSATA2 939SLI32 eSATA2 939SLI32 eSATA2 A75 Pro4 A780FullDisplayPort A790GXH/128M ALiveDual-eSATA2 ALiveNF5SLI-1394 ALiveNF5-eSATA2+ ALiveNF6G-DVI AM2NF3-VSTA AM2XLI eSATA2 FM2A75 Pro4-M FM2A85X Extreme6 FM2A85X-ITX FM2A88X Extreme6+ K8 Combo-Z K8S8X K10N750SLI-WiFi K10N78FullHD-hSLI R3.0 M3A785GXH/128M M3A790GXH/128M VNF3-250 755-A2 EP-8KDA3+ EP-8NPA SLI EP-9NPA+ SLI EP-9NPA+ Ultra A690GM2MA-8KRS2H C51XEM2AA-8EKRS2H MCP61SM2MA-ERS2H N570SM2AA-8EKRS2H N5M2AA-EKRS2H GA-990FXA-UD3 GA-K8NF-9 GA-K8N Pro-SLI GA-K8NSC GA-K8NS Ultra GA-K8NS Pro GA-K8NXP-SLI GA-MA770T-UD3P IPC-AM3DD785G PC-AM3RS890G PI-AM3RS785G SL-K8AN-RL
Chipset VIA K8T800 AMD 990FX AMD 970 AMD 890FX AMD 890FX AMD 890GX AMD 890GX AMD 890GX ALi M1689 SiS 756 ULi M1697 ULi M1697 + 1695 ULi M1697 + 1695 AMD A75 AMD 780G AMD 790GX nVidia nForce3 250 nVidia nForce 560 SLI nVidia nForce 520 nVidia NF-6100-430 nVidia nForce3 250 ULi M1697 AMD A75 FCH AMD A85X AMD A85X AMD A88X ALi M1689 SiS 755 nVidia nForce 750a SLI nVidia GeForce 8200 AMD 785G AMD 790GX nVidia nForce3 250 Gb SiS 755 nVidia nForce3 250 Gb nVidia nForce4 SLI nVidia nForce4 SLI nVidia nForce4 Ultra AMD690G nVidia nForce 590 SLI nVidia MCP61S nVidia nForce 570 SLI nVidia nForce 4 AMD 990FX nVidia nForce4-4X nVidia nForce4-SLI nVidia nForce3 250 Gb nVidia nForce3 Ultra nVidia nForce3 250 Gb nVidia nForce4-SLI AMD 770 AMD 785G AMD 890GX AMD 785G nVidia nForce3 150
Socket Socket 754 Socket AM3+ Sockel AM3+ Sockel AM3+ Socket AM3 Socket AM3 Socket AM3 Socket AM3 Socket 939 Socket 939 Socket 939 Socket 939 Socket 939/AM2
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Socket FM1 Socket AM2 Socket AM2 Socket AM2 Socket AM2 Socket AM2 Socket AM2 Socket AM2 Socket AM2 Socket FM2 Socket FM2 Socket FM2 Sockel FM2+ Socket 754/939 Socket 754 Socket AM2 Socket AM2 Socket AM3 Socket AM3 Socket 754 Socket 754 Socket 754 Socket 754 Socket 939 Socket 939 Socket AM2 Socket AM2 Socket AM2 Socket AM2 Socket AM2 Socket AM3+ Socket 939 Socket 939 Socket 939 Socket 939 Socket 754 Socket 939 Socket AM3 Sockel AM3 Socket AM3 Socket AM3 Socket 754
AGP / PCIe AGP 8x PCIe 2.0 3x16/2x1 PCIe 2.0 3x16/2x1 PCIe 2.0 3x16/2x1 PCIe 2.0 3x16/2x1 PCIe 2.0 1x16//1x1 PCIe 2.0 3x16//1x1 PCIe 2.0 3x16//1x1 AGP 8x PCIe 1x16/1x1 PCIe 1x16/1x8/1x1 PCIe 2x16/1x4 PCIe 2x16/1x4 PCIe 2.0 2x16/2x1 PCIe 2.0 1x16/1x1 PCIe 2.0 2x16/1x1 PCIe 1x16/AGP 8x PCIe 1x16/2x8/2x1 PCIe 1x16/2x1 PCIe 1x16/1x1 AGP 8x PCIe 1x16/1x8/2x1 PCIe 2.0 1x16/1x4/1x1 PCIe 2.0 1x16/1x8/1x4/2x1 PCIe 2.0 1x16 PCIe 3.0/2.0 1x16/1x8/1x4/2x1 AGP 8x AGP 8x PCIe 2.0 1x16/2x8/2x1 PCIe 2.0 1x16/1x1 PCIe 2.0 1x16/1x8/1x4/1x1 PCIe 2.0 1x16/1x8/1x4/1x1 AGP 8x AGP 8x AGP 8x PCIe 2x16/2x1 PCIe 2x16/1x1 PCIe 1x16/3x1 PCIe 1x16/1x1 PCIe 2x16/1x4/1x1 PCIe 1x16/1x1 PCIe 1x16/1x8/2x1 PCIe 1x16/2x1 PCIe 2.0 4x16/2x1 PCIe 1x16/2x1 PCIe 2x16/2x1 PCIe 1x16/2x1 AGP 8x AGP 8x PCIe 2x16/2x1 PCIe 2.0 1x16/4x1 PCIe 2.0 1x16 PCIe 2.0 2x16/1x1 PCIe 2.0 1x16 AGP 8x
Multiplier 4x - 10x 8x - CPU max. 8x - CPU max. 8x - CPU max. 0.5x - CPU max. 0.5x - CPU max. 0.5x - CPU max. 0.5x - CPU max. 4x - 25x 8x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 16x - CPU max. 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 14x - 63x 14x - CPU max. 14x - 63x 14x - 63x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 0,5x - CPU max. 0,5x - CPU max. 4x - 20x 8x - 20x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 5x - CPU max. 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - 25x 5x - 25x 4x - 25x 4x - CPU max. 4x - 35x 4x - CPU max. 8x - 20x
Host Frequency (MHz) 200 - 300 150 - 500 150 - 500 150 - 500 150 - 500 150 - 500 150 - 500 150 - 500 140 - 300 140 - 300 90 - 340 150 - 400 150 - 400 75 - 250 150 - 500 150 - 500 150 - 400 150 - 400 150 - 400 150 - 300 140 - 300 150 - 400 100 - 136 100 - 136 100 - 136 100 - 136 140 - 300 140 - 300 150 - 500 150 - 500 150 - 500 150 - 500 200 - 400 200 - 255 200 - 250 200 - 450 200 - 450 200 - 450 200 - 400 200 - 500 200 - 300 200 - 450 200 - 300 200 - 500 200 - 456 200 - 456 200 - 455 200 - 455 200 - 455 200 - 400 200 - 500 200 - 293 190 - 600 190 - 600 200 - 250
Vcore (Volt) 1.50 - 1.80 0.60 - 1.7500 0.60 - 1.7500 0.60 - 1.7500 0.60 - 1.7500 0.60 - 1.7500 0.60 - 1.7500 0.60 - 1.7500 0.80 - 1.55 0.80 - 1.45 0.80 - 1.45 0.80 - 1.45 0.80 - 1.45 0,6000 - 2,0000 0.80 - 1.40 0.60 - 1.7125 0.80 - 1.40 0.80 - 1.40 0.80 - 1.40 0.80 - 1.40 0.80 - 1.40 0.80 - 1.45 0,6000 - 1,5500 0.6000 - 1.5500 0,6000 - 1,5500 0,6000 - 1,5500 0.80 - 1.55 0.80 - 1.55 0.80 - 1.70 0.80 - 1.40 0.60 - 1.6125 0.60 - 1.6125 0.90 - 1.70 1.55 - 1.70 -0.2 - +0.05 -0.1 - +0.35 -0.1 - +0.35 0.375 - 1.85 -0.05 - +0.325 +0.025 Volt - +0.200 1.20 - 1.55 -0.600 - +0.600 0.80 - 1.75 0.80 - 1.75 0.80 - 1.70 0.80 - 1.70 0.80 - 1.70 0.80 - 1.75 -0.600 - +0.600 0.80 - 1.30 +0.35 0.800 - 1.300 0.80 - 1.55
VIO, VDD, VAGP, etc.
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Manual and Labeling
Price (Review Date) 100 Euro 160 Euro 85 Euro 140 Euro 135 Euro 90 Euro 110 Euro 100 Euro 55 Euro 54 Euro 60 Euro 75 Euro 75+29 Euro 75 Euro 60 Euro 90 Euro 60 Euro 55 Euro 60 Euro 60 Euro 49 Euro 69 Euro 59 Euro 99 Euro 90 Euro 85 Euro 60 Euro 65 Euro 100 Euro 55 Euro 70 Euro 90 Euro 85 Euro 45 Euro 150 Euro 95 Euro 120 Euro 100 Euro 60 Euro 160 Euro 60 Euro 100 Euro 60 Euro 115 Euro 80 Euro 110 Euro 70 Euro 110 Euro 90 Euro 140 Euro 75 Euro 95 Euro 110 Euro 70 Euro 100 Euro
Review Date 09/2004 09/2011 11/2011 05/2011 11/2010 07/2010 10/2010 04/2010 09/2005 12/2005 06/2006 04/2006 10/2006 11/2012 05/2008 07/2009 01/2008 03/2008 06/2007 03/2007 02/2007 11/2006 04/2013 12/2012 06/2013 12/2013 07/2005 08/2004 08/2008 07/2008 11/2009 09/2009 03/2005 02/2005 10/2004 01/2006 03/2006 03/2006 06/2007 11/2006 12/2006 02/2007 04/2007 01/2012 11/2005 01/2006 08/2005 10/2005 03/2005 02/2006 08/2009 08/2010 09/2010 01/2010 02/2005
Overall Result