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*B-Stock item 90 days warranty* GIGABYTE GA-F2A88XM-DS2 AMD A88X (Socket FM2+) Micro ATX Motherboard

A-Series APU / Athlon, Micro ATX, DDR3, 4 x USB3, 8 x USB2, 4 x SATA3, 1 x PCIe x16, 1 x PCIe x1, 1 x PCI

*B-Stock item 90 days warranty* GIGABYTE GA-F2A88XM-DS2 AMD A88X Socket FM2plus Micro ATX Motherboard
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*B-Stock item 90 days warranty* GIGABYTE GA-F2A88XM-DS2 AMD A88X (Socket FM2+) Micro ATX Motherboard overview

Motherboard and Backplate Only, Warranty - 90 Days


GIGABYTE Ultra Durable Series

GIGABYTE Ultra Durable Series motherboards feature a range of technologies designed to improve the performance, stability and longevity of your motherboard.

Processor and Chipset Features



AMD A Series Accelerated Processor with Radeon Graphics

This motherboard supports AMD A-series Accelerated Processors with AMD Radeon HD Graphics. This revolutionary APU (Accelerated Processing Unit) combines processing power and advanced DirectX 11 graphics in one small, energy-efficient design to enable accelerated performance and an industry-leading visual experience. It features Dual-channel DDR3 memory support and accelerates data transfer rate up to 5GT/s.

Memory Features


Dual-Channel DDR3 2400 MHz Support

The motherboard supports up to 16GB DDR3 memory that features data transfer rates of 2400 MHz to meet the higher bandwidth requirements of the latest 3D graphics, multimedia and Internet applications.

Motherboard Size


Micro ATX

This motherboard is a Micro ATX motherboard with the dimensions of 22.5cm x 17.4cm. It will fit in any case that supports motherboard sizes of Micro ATX or higher such as a Mini Tower case or larger.

Transfer Features


SATA 6Gb/s

SATA 6Gb/s provides double the bandwidth of traditional SATA 3Gb/s, and increases the data transfer rate between your motherboard and internal storage devices, such as 7200RPM HDDs, 10000RPM HDDs and SSDs. It's also the current trend for upcoming high-speed internal storage devices to break the existing bottleneck of a PC's performance.

USB 3.0 5Gb/s

Compared to the 480Mb/s provided by traditional USB 2.0, the new USB 3.0's 5Gb/s offers 10 times the transfer bandwidth, so transferring a Blu-ray movie takes less than a minute.

Graphics Features


VGA (D-Sub) Support

This motherboard supports analogue graphics via a Video Graphics Array (D-Sub) adapter. The VGA adapter supports a maximum resolution of [email protected]

DVI-D Dual Link Support

This motherboard supports high definition digital graphics via a Digital Video Interface (DVI-D) adapter. The DVI-D adapter supports a maximum resolution of [email protected]

AMD Dual Graphics Support

The AMD FM2+ series platform showcases AMD Dual Graphics technology, allowing users to further boost 3D graphics performance by adding an additional discrete AMD Radeon HD series graphics card to the system. This unique Dual Graphics technology means users can enjoy higher frame rates on the latest gaming titles, utilizing the processing power of both discrete and integrated graphics processors.

Audio Features


High Definition Audio Design

The Realtek ALC887 is a high-performance multi-channel high definition audio codec that delivers an exceptional audio listening experience with up to 90dB SNR, ensuring users get the best possible audio quality from their PC. High Quality audio capacitors deliver the highest quality sound resolution and sound expansion to create the most realistic sound effects for professional gamers.
General
Part Number GA-F2A88XM-DS2
Form Factor Micro ATX
Dimensions 22.5cm x 17.4cm

Processor Information
Compatible Processors AMD A-Series Processors (FM2+)
AMD A-Series Processors (FM2)
AMD Athlon Processors
Socket Type FM2+
Power Design 4 Phase

Note: Please refer to www.gigabyte.com for CPU Support List

Chipset
Chipset Manufacturer AMD
Chipset Type A88X

Memory
RAM Installed / Max Capacity 0 MB / 16 GB Max
RAM Slots 2 x DDR3 DIMM
Supported RAM DDR3 Non-ECC UDIMM
RAM Architecture Dual-Channel
Supported RAM Speeds 2400/1866/1600/1333/1066 Mhz

Expansion Slots
Expansion Slots Total (Free) 1 x PCIe 3.0 x16 (running at x16)
1 x PCIe 2.0 x1
1 x PCI

Note: PCIe 3.0 only supported on FM2+ APU

VGA & Integrated Graphics Options
Video Controller AMD Radeon Graphics
Multi-GPU Support AMD Dual Graphics Technology

Note: Integrated Graphics vary depending on APU installed and are only supported on A-Series APU's
Note: AMD Dual Graphics supported only on AMD Radeon 6000 series up to AMD Radeon HD 6670


Ports & Connectivity - External IO Panel (Back of Motherboard)
Ports Present & Quantity 1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse port
1 x D-Sub port
1 x DVI-D port
2 x USB 3.0/2.0 ports
4 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports
1 x RJ-45 port
3 x audio jacks (Line In, Line Out, Mic In)

Ports & Connectivity - Internal IO (Header pins on Motherboard - Inside Case)
Ports Present & Quantity 1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector
4 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
1 x APU fan header
1 x system fan header
1 x front panel header
1 x front panel audio header
1 x S/PDIF Out header
1 x USB 3.0/2.0 header
2 x USB 2.0/1.1 headers
1 x serial port header
1 x Clear CMOS jumper
1 x chassis intrusion header

Storage Interfaces & Controllers
AMD A88X Chipset 4 x SATA 6Gb/s (RAID 0,1,5,10)

LAN & Networking
Controller Realtek
Lan Speed 10/100/1000
Ports 1 x LAN(RJ45) port

Audio
Controller/Codec/Information Realtek ALC887 codec
High Definition Audio
2/4/5.1/7.1-channel
Support for S/PDIF Out

Features & Technologies
Feature List Support for @BIOS
Support for Q-Flash
Support for Xpress Install
Support for EasyTune
Support for Smart Recovery 2
Support for ON/OFF Charge

Delivery Options

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