GA-M68MT-S2 (rev. 1.3)

other version:  rev. 3.1
NVIDIA GeForce 7025/nForce 630a Chipset
The GA-M68MT-S2, based on NVIDIA GeForce7025/ nForce630a chipset and supports new generation of 45nm AMD AM3 Phenom II/ AthlonII processors, integrated DirectX 9 graphics engine, DDR3 memory controller, HyperTransport™ 3.0 technology links, and so on. With the all Japanese solid capacitors design, the GA-M68MT-S2 is able to provide user friendly computing, reach the maximum system performance easily while still able to save the power and environment in real life at the same time.
  • Meet European Union ErP(Energy-related Products) requirement
  • Supports AMD AM3 Phenom™ II/ Athlon™ II processors
  • Supports new generation of AMD Phenom™II X6 processors
  • Integrated NVIDIA® CineFX 3.0 Graphics Engine
  • Dual Channel DDR3 1666+ for remarkable system performance
  • Ultimate graphics performance with PCI-E x16 interface
  • 3X USB power delivery for greater compatibility and extra power for USB devices
  • Integrated SATA 3Gb/s with RAID function
  • Features high speed Gigabit Ethernet
  • Integrated 6/8-Channel High Definition audio
  • 100% 50,000 hour lifespan Japanese solid capacitors design
  • Unique On/Off Charge delivers the best recharging capability to iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch
  • Exclusive Core Boost technology to unleash CPU performance
  1. Support for AM3 processors: AMD Phenom™II processor/ AMD Athlon™II processor
Hyper Transport Bus
  1. 2000 MT/s
Chipset North Bridge:
  1. NVIDIA® GeForce 7025 / nForce 630a
  1. 2 x 1.5V DDR3 DIMM sockets supporting up to 8 GB of system memory
  2. Dual channel memory architecture
  3. DDR3 1666+/1333/1066/800 MHz
  1. Realtek ALC888B codec
  2. 2/4/5.1/7.1-channel (To configure 7.1-channel audio, you need connect with the port of HD Audio standard via front panel and enable the multi-channel audio feature through the audio driver)
  3. High Definition Audio
  1. Realtek 8211CL (10/100/1000 Mbit)
Expansion Slots
  1. 1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x16
  2. 2 x PCI Express x1
  3. 1 x PCI
Internal I/O Connectors
  1. 1 x front audio header
  2. 4 x SATA 3Gb/s
  3. 3 x USB 2.0/1.1
  4. 1 x clearing CMOS jumper
  5. 1 x CPU fan header
  6. 1 x front panel header
  7. 1 x parallel port header
  8. 1 x 24-pin ATX power connector
  9. 1 x 4-pin ATX 12V power connector
  10. 1 x system fan connector
Back Panel Connectors
  1. 1 x serial port
  2. 1 x D-Sub
  3. 1 x PS/2 mouse port
  4. 1 x PS/2 keyboard port
  5. 1 x RJ45 LAN
  6. 3 x audio jacks (Line In/Line Out/MIC)
  7. 4 x USB 2.0/1.1
I/O Controller
  1. iTE IT8720
H/W Monitoring
  1. CPU/System fan speed detect
  2. CPU fan speed control
  3. CPU/System fan failure warning
  4. CPU/System temperature detection
  5. System voltage detection
  6. CPU/System warning temperature
  1. Supports DualBIOS™
  2. 2 x 8 Mbit flash ROM
  3. PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.0, SM BIOS 2.4, ACPI 1.0b
  4. Licensed AWARD™ BIOS
Unique Features
  1. Auto Green
  2. Q-Flash™
  3. Download Center
  4. Xpress™ Install
  5. Xpress™ Recovery 2
  6. Supports EasyTune
  7. @BIOS™
  8. Xpress™ BIOS Rescue
  9. Support for On/Off Charge
Bundle Software
  1. Norton Internet Security (OEM version)
Operating System
  1. Support for Microsoft® Windows 7/Vista/XP
Form Factor
  1. Micro ATX Form Factor, 244mm x 206mm
  1. Due to Windows 32-bit operating system limitation, when more than 4 GB of physical memory is installed, the actual memory size displayed will be less than 4 GB.
  2. Available functions in EasyTune may differ by motherboard model.
  3. Whether the CPU fan speed control function is supported will depend on the CPU cooler you install.
  1. Due to most hardware/software vendors no longer offer support for Win9X/ME. If some vendors still has Win9X/ME drivers available, we will publish on website.
  2. Due to different Linux support condition provided by chipset vendors, please download Linux driver from chipset vendors' website or 3rd party website.
* The entire materials provided herein are for reference only. GIGABYTE reserves the right to modify or revise the content at anytime without prior notice.
* Advertised performance is based on maximum theoretical interface values from respective Chipset vendors or organization who defined the interface specification. Actual performance may vary by system configuration.
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* Due to standard PC architecture, a certain amount of memory is reserved for system usage and therefore the actual memory size is less than the stated amount.