MSI 880GMA-E45 review

This microATX board has all the features and performance you'll ever need in real terms

By  from PCFormat Issue 243
Product Type
Desktop Motherboard
Chipset Manufacturer
AMD
Chipset Model
880G
Multi GPU Supported
CrossFireX
Onboard Video
On-board Video Chipset
Number of PCI Express x16 Slots
1
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Processor Socket
Socket AM3 PGA-941
Brand Name
MSI
Form Factor
Micro ATX
Processor Supported
Athlon II X2, Athlon II X3, Athlon II X4, Phenom II X2, Phenom II X3, Phenom II X4, Phenom II X6, Phenom II, Athlon II, Sempron
Total Processor Supported
1
Maximum Memory
16 GB
64-bit Processing
Yes
Number of Memory Slots
4
Number of PCI Slots
1
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
6
Number of USB 3.0 Ports
2
PS/2 Port
Yes
Number of PS/2 Ports
2
Total Number of Onboard USB Ports
4
Total Number of PCI Express Slots
3
Processor Technology
HyperTransport Technology
Width
244 mm
Depth
237 mm
Manufacturer
Micro-Star International Co., Ltd
Product Model
880GMA-E45
Product Name
880GMA-E45 Desktop Motherboard
Controller Type
Serial ATA/600, Ultra ATA/133 (ATA-7)
Manufacturer Part Number
880GMA-E45
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.msicomputer.com
Marketing Information

The 880GMA-E45/ 785GMA-E45/880GMU-E35/ 785GMU-E35 Series mainboards are based on AMD 880G/ 785G & SB810/ SB850 chipsets for optimal system efficiency. Designed to fit the advanced AMD processor in AM3 package processor, the 880GMA-E45/ 785GMA-E45/ 880GMU-E35/ 785GMU-E35 Series deliver a high performance and professional desktop platform solution.

Limited Warranty
3 Year
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