Product information: **B Grade** GA-970-Gaming AMD 970 (Socket AM3+) DDR3 ATX Motherboard
B Grade items may have been used, have damaged packaging, missing accessories or a combination of these.
Some items may have scuff marks or slight scratches but should otherwise be an operable product.
AMD AM3+ FX processor
AMD AM3 Phenom™ II processor/ AMD Athlon™ II processor
|Chipset|| North Bridge: AMD 970|
South Bridge: AMD SB950
|Memory|| 4 x DDR3 DIMM sockets supporting up to 32 GB of system memory|
Dual channel memory architecture
Support for DDR3 2000(O.C.)/1866/1600/1333/1066 MHz memory modules
* To support a DDR3 1866 MHz (and above) memory, you must install an AM3+ CPU first.
Support for Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) memory modules
|Multi-GPU Support||Support for 2-Way AMD CrossFire™|
|PCI Slots||1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x16 (PCIEX16)|
* For optimum performance, if only one PCI Express graphics card is to be installed, be sure to install it in the PCIEX16 slot.
1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x4 (PCIEX4)
* The PCIEX4 slot shares bandwidth with the M2F_10G connector. The PCIEX4 slot will operate at up to x2 mode when a PCIe SSD is installed in the M2F_10G connector.
2 x PCI Express x1 slots
(All of the PCI Express slots conform to PCI Express 2.0 standard.)
2 x PCI slots
|Storage||1 x M.2 Socket 3 connector (Socket 3, M key, type 2242/2260/2280 SATA & PCIe x4/x2/x1 SSD support)|
6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
Support for RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, and RAID 10
12 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports (6 ports on the back panel, 6 ports available through the internal USB headers)
VIA® VL805 chip:
4 x USB 3.0/2.0 ports (2 ports on the back panel, 2 ports available through the internal USB header)
ASMedia® USB 3.1 Controller:
1 x USB Type-C™ port on the back panel, with USB 3.1 support
1 x USB 3.1 Type-A port (red) on the back panel
Realtek® ALC1150 codec
TI Burr Brown® OPA2134 operational amplifier
High Definition Audio
Support for S/PDIF Out
|LAN||Rivet Networks Killer™ E2201 LAN chip (10/100/1000 Mbit)|
|Form Factor||ATX Form Factor; 30.5cm x 24.4cm|
|Warranty||3 Years RTB 4 Year RTB if registered with GIGABYTE|