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Asus M5A97 AM3+, DDR3, GBLan, CFire, 7.1Snd, ATX


Asus

Asus M5A97
MBA-M5A97

£51.45
£61.74 inc.VAT

Normally in Stock

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Auto O.C. Tuning & Mouse-controlled UEFI BIOS on AM3+ Platform
  • Dual Intelligent Processors - TPU + EPU
  • UEFI BIOS - Flexible & Easy BIOS Interface
  • Auto Tuning - Auto System Level Up
  • Quad-GPU CrossFireX Support!
  • True USB 3.0 & SATA 6Gb/s Support - fully unleash performance

  • Dual Intelligent Processors
    ASUS continues to put innovation at its forefront, launching the world’s first Dual Intelligent Processors technology. This exclusive design consists of the EPU (Energy Processing Unit), which automatically monitors power consumption system-wide to ensure efficiency, and the TPU (TurboV Processing Unit) - guaranteeing superior performance for every task, bringing users an unbeatable experience.

  • TPU
    The Ultimate Turbo Processor
    Unleash your performance with ASUS' simple onboard switch or AI Suite II utility. The TPU chip offers precise voltage control and advanced monitoring through Auto Tuning and TurboV functions. Auto Tuning offers a user friendly way to automatically optimize the system for fast, yet stable clock speeds, while TurboV enables unlimited freedom to adjust CPU frequencies and ratios for optimized performance in diverse situations.

  • EPU
    Energy Efficiency All Around
    Tap into the world's first real-time PC power saving chip through a simple onboard switch or AI Suite II utility. Get total system-wide energy optimization by automatically detecting current PC loadings and intelligently moderating power consumption. This also reduces fan noise and extends component longevity!

  • Auto Tuning
    Auto System Level Up
    Achieve extreme yet stable overclocking results automatically with Auto Tuning! With built-in stability testing, Auto Tuning allows beginners to easily upgrade their CPU performance at no extra cost.

  • UEFI BIOS (EZ Mode)
    Flexible & Easy BIOS Interface
    Exclusive to ASUS motherboards, its UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) is the first ever mouse-controlled graphical BIOS interface designed with dual selectable modes. It delivers a user-friendly interface that goes beyond traditional keyboard-only BIOS controls to enable more flexible and convenient input with quick scrolling. Users can easily navigate the UEFI BIOS with the smoothness of their operating system. Quick and simple overclocking and setup sharing is facilitated by the F12 hotkey BIOS snapshot feature. The exclusive EZ Mode displays frequently-accessed setup info, while the Advanced Mode is for experienced performance enthusiasts that demand far more intricate system control, including detailed DRAM information.

    Exclusive ASUS Interface
  • EZ Mode - gives easy access to selectable, optimized system modes, clear system info display and drag and drop boot prioritizing
  • Advanced Mode - for experienced performance enthusiasts that demand intricate system settings

  • AI Suite II
    One-stop Access to Innovative ASUS Features
    With its user-friendly interface, ASUS AI Suite II consolidates all exclusive ASUS features into one simple-to-use package. It allows users to supervise overclocking, energy management, fan speed, voltage, and sensor readings. This all-in-one software offers diverse and easy to use functions, with no need to switch back and forth between different utilities.

  • SATA 6Gb/s Support
    AMD® SB950 Southbridge natively supports next-generation Serial ATA (SATA) storage interface, this motherboard delivers up to 6.0 Gb/s data transfer rates. Additionally, get enhanced scalability, faster data retrieval, double the bandwidth of current bus systems.

  • USB 3.0 support
    Experience ultra-fast data transfers at 4.8 Gb/s with USB 3.0–the latest connectivity standard. Built to connect easily with next-generation components and peripherals, USB 3.0 transfers data 10X faster and is also backward compatible with USB 2.0 components.

  • AMD® Socket AM3+ for AMD® FX Series CPU up to 8-core
    AMD® FX™-Series / Phenom™ II / Athlon™ II / Sempron™ 100 Series Processors (socket AM3+/AM3)
    M5A97 supports AMD® AM3+/AM3 multi-core processors with unique L3 cache and delivers better overclocking capabilities with less power consumption. It features dual-channel DDR3 memory support and accelerates data transfer rate up to 4800MT/s via HyperTransport™ 3.0 based system bus. This motherboard also supports AMD® CPUs in the new 32nm manufacturing process.

  • AMD® 970 Chipset
    AMD® 970 Chipset is designed to support up to 4800MT HyperTransport™ 3.0 (HT 3.0) interface speed and PCI Express™ 2.0 x16 graphics. It is optimized with AMD®’s latest AM3+ and multi-core CPUs to provide excellent system performance and overclocking capabilities.

  • CrossFireX Support
    Flexible Multi-GPU solutions, Your Weapon of Choice!
    ATI's CrossFireX™ boosts image quality along with rendering speed, eliminating the need to scale down screen resolution to get high quality images. CrossFireX™ allows higher antialiasing, anisotropic filtering, shading and texture settings. Adjust your display configurations, experiment with the 3D settings, and check the effects with a real-time 3D-rendered previews within ATI Catalyst™ Control Center.

  • GreenASUS and ErP Ready
    The motherboard is European Union´s Energy-related Products (ErP) ready, and ErP requires products to meet certain energy efficiency requirements in regards to energy consumptions. This is in line with ASUS vision of creating environment-friendly and energy-efficient products through product design and innovation to reduce carbon footprint of the product and thus mitigate environmental impacts.

  • TurboV
    Adjust system performance parameters with just a few clicks away.

  • MemOK!
    Quickly ensures memory boot compatibility.

  • All Solid Capacitor
    Uses 100% All High-quality Conductive Polymer Capacitors.

  • Item Code : MBA-M5A97
    Item : Asus M5A97 AM3+, DDR3, GBLan, CFire, 7.1Snd, ATX
    Brand/Model : Asus M5A97
    Chipset : AMD 970/SB950
    FSB : Up to 4.8 GT/s
    CPU Socket : AMD AM3+
    SLi : No
    CrossFire : Quad-GPU CrossFireX Support
    Memory Type : 4 x DIMM
    Maximum Memory : 32GB
    Max. Memory Speed : DDR3 2133(O.C.)/1866/1600/1333/1066 Hz
    IDE Channels : 0
    SATA Channels : 6 x SATA 6Gb/s
    SATA Speed : 150/300/600
    External SATA : 0
    Graphics Slot : 2 x PCIe 2.0 x16 (x16/x4)
    No. of PCI Slots : 2 x PCIe 2.0 x1, 2 x PCI
    USB 2.0 : 6
    USB 3.0 : 2
    LAN : 1 x Gigabit LAN Controller(s)
    VGA : No
    Sound : Realtek® ALC 887 8-Channel
    PS/2 Ports : Mouse / Keyboard
    Parralel Port : 0
    Serial Port(s) : 0
    Form Factor : ATX
    Bundled Software : Drivers
    Additional Features :
    Overclocking Features :
    Weight (kg) : 2.00
    Price : £51.45
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