Asus M4A785D-M Pro review

A micro-ATX mobo for that media centre you said you were going to build

By  from PCFormat Issue 233
Product Type
Desktop Motherboard
Chipset Manufacturer
AMD
Chipset Model
785G
Multi GPU Supported
CrossFireX
Onboard Video
On-board Video Chipset
Number of PCI Express x16 Slots
1
Memory Technology
DDR2 SDRAM
Processor Socket
Socket AM3 PGA-941
Brand Name
Asus
Form Factor
Micro ATX
Processor Supported
Athlon 64, Athlon 64 X2, Athlon II X2, Athlon X2, Phenom II X2, Phenom II X3, Phenom II X4, Phenom X3, Phenom X4, Phenom II, Sempron
Total Processor Supported
1
Maximum Memory
16 GB
Green Compliant
Yes
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
RoHS, WEEE
64-bit Processing
Yes
Number of Memory Slots
4
Number of PCI Slots
2
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
ATI
Graphics Controller Model
Radeon HD4200
Graphics Controller Memory
512 MB
Audio Channels
7.1
Gigabit Ethernet
Yes
Number of IDE Interfaces
1
Number of SATA Interfaces
6
HyperTransport Speed
2600 MHz
RAID Supported
Yes
Number of Total Expansion Slots
4
HDMI
Yes
DVI
Yes
Network (RJ-45)
Yes
Total Number of USB Ports
4
PS/2 Port
Yes
Number of PS/2 Ports
1
Total Number of Onboard USB Ports
3
Total Number of PCI Express Slots
2
Processor Technology
HyperTransport Technology
Width
243.8 mm
Depth
243.8 mm
Manufacturer
ASUS Computer International
Product Model
M4A785D-M PRO
Product Name
M4A785D-M PRO Desktop Board
Controller Type
Serial ATA/300, Ultra ATA/133 (ATA-7)
Manufacturer Part Number
90-MIB920-G0EAY00Z
Manufacturer Website Address
http://uk.asus.com
Marketing Information

The M4A785D-M PRO Desktop Board delivers a host of new features and latest technologies, making it another standout in the long line of ASUS quality motherboards. This motherboard supports AMD AM3 multi-core processors with unique L3 cache and delivers better overclocking capabilities with less power consumption. This motherboard also supports AMD CPUs in the new 45nm manufacturing process.

Package Contents
  • M4A785D-M PRO Desktop Board
  • 2 x Serial ATA Cables
  • 1 x UltraDMA 133/100/66 Cable
  • 1 x I/O Shield
  • User Manual
  • Support DVD
Limited Warranty
3 Year
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