Supported Socket AM3 processors AMD Phenom II X4 / Phenom II X3 / Phenom II X2 processor
AMD 140W processor support
AMD 880G Chipset with ATI Radeon HD 4250 Graphics
Dual-Channel DDR3 -1333/1066/800
ATI Hybrid Graphics Support
Integrated HDMI/DVI interface with HDCP Support 1080P HD Video Experience
AMD OverDrive Utility Support
Micro ATX Form-factor
AMD OverDrive™ with ACC feature (Advanced Clock Calibration) supported
Integrated HDMI with HDCP
Onboard HDMI connector allows full video & audio support. It has industry-leading high definition video quality.
PCI Express 2.0 Support
PCI Express 2.0 bus architecture offers a future-proofing bridge to tomorrow’s most bandwidth-driven games and 3D applications by maximizing 5 GT/s of bandwidth. PCI Express 2.0 motherboards are fully backwards compatible with existing PCI Express products for broad support of PC peripherals.
BIO-unlocKING technology enables the ACC function on AMD processors and unlocks extra 3rd or 4th core with a super-simple click on the keyboard.
Biostar Game Boost provides easy access to upgrading the onboard GPU frequency on the AMD 880G chipset family from 560MHz to 700MHz with one simple click of the "F7" button.
ATI Hybrid CrossFireX™ Technology
ATI Hybrid CrossFireX™ takes your gaming experience to the next level, under a Windows Vista® environment. ATI Hybrid CrossFireX boosts PC performance by enabling the AMD Chipset's integrated graphics processor and a discrete GPU (ATI Radeon™ HD 2400 Series ATI Radeon™ HD 3400 Series) to operate simultaneously with combined output to a single display for blis display for blisteringly-fast frame rates. Unleash the graphics performance that you've been waiting for on a mainstream Windows Vista® PC!
Biostar offers 3 kinds of overclocking settings (V6/V8/V12) that provide good, better, best O.C settings. The motherboard features the Biostar T series motherboards that allow users to conveniently load preset BIOS settings.
These BIOS settings give users freedom to enjoy overclocking with simple instructions.
T-overclocker presents a simple Windows-based system performance enhancement and utility management. It features several powerful yet easy to use tools such as overclocking for system performance enhancement, CPU and memory special enhancement, a smart-fan control for managing fan speed control of both CPU cooling fan, north-bridge chipset cooling fan, PC health for monitoring system status, and pre-set OC modes for easy OC.
X.D.C (eXtreme Durable Capacitors)
Biostar adopts low ESR and high ripple conductive solid state caps that provide sufficient, stable power supply to the CPU. The life span can also be more than 6.25 x of ordinary liquid caps.
G.P.U (Green Power Utility)
BIOSTAR G.P.U (Green Power Utility) is a new function that enhances energy efficiency by disabling extra phases while CPU is under light loading. It integrates a friendly GUI to monitor the resourcing and response of your CPU thus optimizing the power saving function in your system. G.P.U. constantly sets up the best power efficiency in your system, be it for heavy 3D gaming, Internet or MSN charting.
As an Biostar customer you can download MAGIX multimedia tools designed to enhance your music, videos and photos for free. From music and website creation to video editing and photo management. Four products that cover all of your multimedia needs. Simply do more with your media than you ever thought possible.
"Simplitec" offers premium solutions to ensure your PC is faster, more reliable and free of security gaps - automatically or with customized setups. "Simplitec" is a free bundle software to scan your computer for problems and offers a professional solution for each problem to put your PC back in top form.
Update BIOS effortlessly from a USB flash disk before entering the OS.
BIO-Flasher is a convenient BIOS update tool. Just launch this tool and put the BIOS on USB pen driver before entering the OS. You can update your BIOS with only a few clicks without preparing an additional floppy disk or other complicated flash utility.
BIO-ReLife Technology lets you recover crashed BIOS data from a USB flash pen driver that stores new BIOS file. This practical BIOS utility can restore your system and recover from a BIOS crash situation.
Integrated e-service automatically sends your technical support request to Biostar Globe tech support without any delay.
No more meddling with the power and reset jumpers onboard. The power and reset buttons are already built onboard. It is convenient for DIY users to test the board without short-circuiting the wrong pins.
There is no need to check any H/W installation error. Onboard LED indicator answers the question for the user.
AMD HD ! Experience
AMD's HD video solution presents a new era of HD content and HD-related products that will revolutionize your viewing experience.
AMD desktop solution can provide a full HD experience with support of the latest and most demanding formats, including VC-1, MPEG-2 and H.264 on a mainstream PC. It lets consumers enjoy a smooth HD viewing experience with less lag, stalling and dropped scenes in the latest Blu-ray titles. AMD HD! Experience realizes a convergence of digital consumer electronics and PCs with HD peripherals.
* AMD HD! Experience is highly popular in the Japanese market.
AMD 880G / SB710
AMD Phenom™ II X6 Processor AMD Phenom™ II X4 Processor AMD Phenom™ II X3 Processor AMD Phenom™ II X2 Processor AMD Athlon™ II X4 Processor AMD Athlon™ II X3 Processor AMD Athlon™ II X2 Processor AMD Sempron™ Processor Maximum CPU TDP (Thermal Design Power) : 140Watt
Support HT3.0 up to 5.2GT/s (Depends on AMD CPU Specification)
Support Dual Channel DDR3 800/1066/1333/1600(OC) MHz 4 x DDR3 DIMM Memory Slot Max. Supports up to 16GB Memory
ATI Radeon™ HD4250 Graphics , Max. Memory Share Up to 512 MB Support ATI Hybrid Crossfire
6 x SATA2 Connector 1 x IDE Connector Support SATA RAID: 0,1,10
Realtek RTL8111DL - 10/100/1000 Controller
Realtek ALC888 8+2 Channel HD Audio
4 x USB 2.0 Port 3 x USB 2.0 Header
1 x PCI-E 2.0 x16 Slot 1 x PCI-E 2.0 x1 Slot 2 x PCI Slot
1 x PS/2 Mouse 1 x PS/2 Keyboard 4 x USB 2.0 Port 1 x HDMI Connector 1 x DVI Connector 1 x VGA Port 1 x LAN port 6 x Audio Jacks
3 x USB 2.0 Header 6 x SATA2 3Gb/s Connector 1 x IDE Connector 1 x Floppy Connector 1 x Front Audio Header 1 x Front Panel Header 1 x CD-IN Header 1 x S/PDIF-Out Header 1 x CPU Fan Connector 2 x System Fan Connector 1 x COM Port Header 1 x Printer Port Header
Micro ATX Form Factor Dimension: 24.4cm X 24.4cm ( W x L )
Support Windows XP / Vista / 7
3 x SATA Cable 1 x SATA Power Cable 1 x I/O Shield 1 x Fully Setup Driver CD 1 x User Manual