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Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 AM3+ AMD 970 Chipset 4xDDR3 ATX Motherboard

Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 AM3+ AMD 970 Chipset 4xDDR3 ATX Motherboard
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Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 Specifications

ASUS - MOTHERBOARDS M5A97 LE R2.0 AMD 970/SB950 32GB DDR3 4XDIMM 2133 O.C. The M5A97 LE R2.0 ATX Board features the AMD 970/SB950 chipset and supports the latest AMD socket AM3+ for 8-core processors. With a Socket AM3+, it offers usability of Socket AM3 or AM3+, allowing the user a choice of previous or current AMD CPUs. Dual
AM3+ PCI-Express 2.0 x16 Motherboard Asus AMD 970 Motherboard with SATA III Asus ATX Motherboard with USB 3.0 Asus Realtek 8111F Motherboard with 10/100/1000Mbps ethernet M5A97 LE R2.0 ATX Motherboard AMD 970 Socket AM3+ Motherboard Asus 4xDDR3 Motherboard
Supports up to 32GB RAM
The Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 mother board will support an extraordinary 32GB DDR3 memory, even more than you'll usually need for just about any system! Arrayed with such a massive wealth of RAM, your new PC will have no trouble operating different applications simultaneously or with managing large videos or image files!
SATA III Drive Connections
Once you integrated a PC with the Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 mother board you'll have the advantage of 6 SATA 6.0Gbps ports. SATA III is the latest and greatest in information transferance tech, supporting a connection that will move information as quickly as 6.0Gbps, compaired to the slower 3.0Gbps of the obsolete SATA 3.0Gbps connections!

Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Chipset
AMD 970 / SB950
Socket
AM3+
Supports AMD FX/Phenom II/Athlon II/Sempron 100 Series Processors CPUs
Memory Support
4xDDR3 - 1866Mhz / PC3 14900 RAM Slots
Supports up to 32GB
SATA Ports
Six (6) SATA III (6.0Gbps)
PCI-Express
Two (2) PCI-Express 2.0 x16
Video
Does not nativly support video
USB / Audio / LAN
6 x USB 2.0 / 2 x USB 3.0 Rear Ports
8-Channel Audio
10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet

Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Form Factor
ATX (12" x 9")
Manufacturer
Asus
Model Number
M5A97 LE R2.0

CPU Support

Socket Type
AM3+
CPU Type
FX/Phenom II/Athlon II/Sempron 100 Series Processors
Max TDP
140 Watt

Memory Support

Compatibility
Supports up to 32GB of 240-Pin DDR3 RAM
Number of Slots
4 Slots (Dual-Channel)
Supported Memory Speeds
2133Mhz / PC3 17000 (O.C.)
1866Mhz / PC3 14900
1600Mhz / PC3 12800
1333Mhz / PC3 10600

Audio

Audio Controller
Realtek ALC887
Audio Output
8-Ch Audio
Jack-detection, Multi-streaming, Front Panel Jack-retasking

Ethernet

Ethernet Controller
Realtek 8111F
Ethernet Speeds
10/100/1000Mbps

Expansion Slots

PCI-Express Slots
One (1) PCI-Express 2.0 x16
One (1) PCI-Express 2.0 x4
Two (2) PCI-Express x1
PCI Slots
Two (2) PCI Slot
Multi-GPU Support
Does not support multi-GPU configurations

Storage

SATA III
Six (6) SATA III / 6.0Gbps
RAID Support
Supports RAID 0, 1, 5, 10

USB

USB 3.0
Two (2) USB 3.0 - Through Rear I/O
USB 2.0
Six (6) USB 2.0 - Through Rear I/O
2x6 USB 2.0 (Through Six (6) Internal Header)
3rd PartyController
ASMedia Controller

Rear I/O Panel

Data Ports
One (1) RJ45 Ethernet
Two (2) PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse
Six (6) USB 2.0
Two (2) USB 3.0
Audio
Three (3) Rear Audio
Other Ports
Internal I/O
Motherboard Power: 24-Pin
CPU Power: 4-Pin ATX12V (P4)
Three (3) USB 2.0 connector(s)
One (1) COM port(s)
Six (6) SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)
One (1) CPU Fan connector(s) (4 -pin)
Three (3) Chassis Fan connector(s) (4 -pin)
One (1) S/PDIF out header(s)
One (1) 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)
One (1) 4-pin ATX 12V Power connector(s)
One (1) Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP)
One (1) System panel(s)
One (1) Chassis Intrusion connector(s)
One (1) Clear CMOS jumper(s)

ASUS M5A97 LE R2.0 AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard

The M5A97 LE R2.0 features the AMD 970/SB950 chipset and supports the latest AMD socket AM3+ for 8-core processors. With a new Socket AM3+, it offers usability of Socket AM3 or AM3+, allowing the user a choice of previous or current AMD CPUs. Dual Intelligent Processor technology is now available on this ASUS AMD motherboard, integrating the EPU (Energy Processing Unit) and TPU (TurboV Processing Unit) hardware based processors for the ultimate in energy savings and processor scaling. ASUS EPU conserves energy by intelligently moderating power and load requirements in real-time while TPU provides intelligent system scaling for incredible increases in platform performance while retaining stability.

M5A97 LE R2.0

-ASUS Exclusive Design consists of the EPU (Energy Processing Unit) and the TPU (TurboV Processing Unit), guaranteeing superior performance for every task, bringing users an unbeatable experience-Network iControl Gives user real-time bandwidth allocation

ASUS M5A97 LE R2.0 AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard

Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 115970725850

Asus M5A97 LE R2.0


M5A97 LE R2 0 Motherboard ATX The M5A97 LE R2.0 ATX Board features the AMD 970/SB950 chipset and supports the latest AMD socket AM3+ for 8-core processors. With a Socket AM3+, it offers usability of Socket AM3 or AM3+, allowing the user a choice of previous or current AMD CPUs. Dual Intelligent Processor technology is now available on this ASUS AMD motherboard, integrating the EPU (Energy Processing Unit) and TPU (TurboV Processing Unit) hardware based processors for the ultimate in energy savings and processor scaling. ASUS EPU conserves energy by intelligently moderating power and load requirements in real-time while TPU provides intelligent system scaling for incredible increases in platform performance while retaining stability. ASUS ground breaking UEFI BIOS simplifies platform settings for users with an EZ tuning mode, while offering advanced users an easy to use graphical interface that offers unparalleled performance enhancement options. With the addition of DirectKey BIOS can be easily accessed when off with the press of a button. ASUS redesigned AI Suite II consolidates system functionality, tweaking and monitoring into one sleek and elegant software package designed with the user in mind. For the fastest data transfers rates, enjoy USB 3.0 & SATA 6 GB/s support. Integrated into the suite is Network iControl which enables real-time bandwidth allocation for local programs to utilize available bandwidth more efficiently. The ASUS M5A97 R2.0 is the latest AMD 970 solution provides a high-definition visual experience with AMD CrossFireX support while featuring ASUS-exclusive technology for energy-savings and maximum stability. With Windows 8 coming soon, this motherboard comes fully Windows 8 Ready, allowing the user to enjoy all the additional benefits of Windows 8.

Package Includes

  • One (1) Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 Motherboard
  • One (1) User's manual
  • One (1) I/O Shield
  • Two (2) SATA 6Gb/s cable(s)
Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 AM3+ AMD 970 Chipset 4xDDR3 ATX Motherboard

Item Number: SL2921
Brand: Asus
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): M5A97 LE R2.0
Compatibility: AM3+
Packaging: Retail
Availability: In Stock
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By Papa Grouch from Saginaw, MN on October 17, 2015
Does this mobo support WiFi (from DSL modem) and if not, what peripheral will I need to add?
By Customer Service on October 19, 2015

Answer:
Papa Grouch,

This board does have support Wi-fi out of the box. You will need to add a PCI, PCI-Express, or USB based wireless receiver adapter. The board will support those particular adapters.


M5A97 LE R2.0 Reviews

Review of M5A97 LE R2.0
(based on 5 reviews)
Kicks ass !!! Nice board !!
By stephen from north las vegas on October 5, 2015
Upgraded to this board with a fx-8350 cpu ,ripjaws x 16gb, samsung evo 250gb hard drive
and i love it , its so fast , i had no issues at all

Pros:
everything work on it .
Cons:
none

I would recommend this item to a friend.

working so far
By Chad from St. Louis Missouri on June 4, 2014
I built my computer from scratch. This was my first time doing that but it's working now. No problems after a month. Here's hoping it stays that way.
Pros:
Lots of room for expansions later.

I would recommend this item to a friend.

Not DOA, Looks very good
By abetterbull from Silicon Valley, California on May 27, 2014
Works good with my 8320 and it was not DOA.
Cons:
No Dr.Debug

I would recommend this item to a friend.

Pretty good board
By Terry Tranq from Kansas City, MO on May 7, 2014
Never had any problems with asus
Pros:
No problems so far

I would recommend this item to a friend.

atx motherboard photo
By Joan Block from Winston-Salem, North Carolina on April 3, 2013
they sell M5A97 LE R2.0 the cheapest on line

I would recommend this item to a friend.


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