GA-M61SME-S2L (rev. 2.0)

NVIDIA GeForce 6100 / nForce 405 Chipset
GIGABYTE Technology latest S series motherboards for AMD socket AM2 platform, featuring with two innovative features- Safe and Smart Technologies. The new S series motherboards GA-M61SME-S2L; supporting AMD new generation AM2 processor with dual channel DDR2 800MHz high frequency memories, providing reliable and user friendly computing and reaching the maximum system performance easily via personalized software settings. GIGABYTE S series motherboards, the champion's choice for AMD Socket AM2 platform!
  • Supports AMD Athlon/ Sempron
  • Integrated NVIDIA® CineFX 3.0 Graphics Engine
  • Supports Dual Channel DDR2 800 memory
  • Features NVIDIA® SATA 3Gb/s with RAID function
  • Enhances security with NVIDIA® TCP/IP Acceleration technology
  • Integrated 10/100 Ethernet solution
  • Features 8-channel High-Definition Audio
  • Supports Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Premium
  • RoHS compliant motherboard for green computing
CPU
  1. Socket AM2 AMD Athlon™ 64 FX / Athlon™ 64 X2 Dual-Core / Athlon™ 64 / Sempron™
Chipset North Bridge:
  1. NVIDIA® GeForce 6100 / nForce 405
  2. Super I/O: ITE IT8716
  3. Realtek ALC662 Audio Codec
  4. Realtek RTL 8201 phy
Memory
  1. 2 x DDRII DIMM slots up to 8GB
  2. Supports dual channel DDRII 800 / 667 / 533 / 400 DIMM
  3. Supports 1.8V DDRII DIMM
Expansion Slots
  1. 1 x PCI Express x16
  2. 1 x PCI Express x1
  3. 2 x PCI
  4. The GA-M61SME-S2L supports up to PCI Express x8 mode. (please refer to the VGA cards support list)
Internal I/O Connectors
  1. 1 x FDD
  2. 1 x CD in
  3. 1 x 24-pin ATX power connector
  4. 1 x 4-pin ATX 12V power connector
  5. 1 x SPDIF out
  6. 2 x USB 2.0/1.1 connectors for additional 4 ports by cables
  7. 1 x CPU fan connector
  8. 1 x system fan connector
  9. 1 x front panel connector
  10. 1 x front audio connector
  11. 1 x power LED connector
  12. 1 x HDA_SUR
  13. 1 x IDE
  14. 1 x Chassis Intrusion connector
  15. 2 x SATA 3Gb/s
Back Panel Connectors
  1. 1 x VGA
  2. 1 x RJ45 LAN
  3. 1 x LPT
  4. PS/2 (Keyboard/Mouse)
  5. 3 x audio jacks (Line In/Line Out/MIC)
  6. 4 x USB 2.0/1.1
  7. 1 x COM A
H/W Monitoring
  1. CPU/System fan speed detect
  2. CPU/System fan failure warning
  3. CPU/System temperature detection
  4. System voltage detection
  5. CPU/System warning temperature
  6. Supports CPU Smart Fan function
BIOS
  1. PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.0, SM BIOS 2.3, ACPI 1.0b
  2. Licensed AWARD™ BIOS
  3. 4 Mbit flash ROM
Unique Features
  1. Q-Flash™
  2. Download Center
  3. Xpress™ Install
  4. Xpress™ Recovery 2
  5. Supports EasyTune
  6. @BIOS™
  7. Xpress™ BIOS Rescue
Power
  1. ATX power connector and ATX 12V connector
Form Factor
  1. microATX, 244mm x 225mm
Remark
  1. Due to different Linux support condition provided by chipset vendors, please download Linux driver from chipset vendors' website or 3rd party website
  2. 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.
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* 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.