GA-P61A-D3 (rev. 2.0)

other version:  rev. 3.0
Intel®  H61 Chipset
  • Supports for LGA1155 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ Processors
  • Innovative Smart 6 technology for Smarter PC management
  • Next Generation Quality Components
  • Industry's Leading All Solid Capacitor Motherboard Design
  • UEFI DualBIOS™ protection with 3TB+ HDD boot up capability
CPU
  1. Support for Intel® Core™ i7 processors/Intel® Core™ i5 processors/ Intel® Core™ i3 processors/Intel® Pentium® processors/Intel® Celeron® processors in the LGA1155 package
  2. L3 cache varies with CPU
(Some Intel® Core™ processors require a graphic card, please refer "CPU support List" for more information.)
Chipset
  1. Intel® H61 Express
Memory
  1. 2 x 1.5V DDR3 DIMM sockets supporting up to 16 GB of system memory
  2. Dual channel memory architecture
  3. Support for DDR3 1333/1066/800 MHz memory modules
  4. Support for non-ECC memory modules
  5. * 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.
(Please refer "Memory Support List" for more information.)
Audio
  1. Support for S/PDIF Out
  2. High Definition Audio
  3. Realtek® ALC887 codec
  4. 2/4/5.1/7.1-channel
    * To configure 7.1-channel audio, you have to use an HD front panel audio module and enable the multi-channel audio feature through the audio driver.
LAN
  1. 1 x Atheros 8151 chip (10/100/1000 Mbit)
Expansion Slots
  1. 1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x16
    (The PCI Express x16 slot conforms to PCI Express 3.0 standard.)
    * PCIE Gen.3 is dependent on CPU and expansion card compatibility
  2. 2 x PCI Express x1 slots
    (All PCI Express x1 slots conform to PCI Express 2.0 standard.)
  3. 3 x PCI slots
Storage Interface Chipset:
  1. 4 x SATA 3Gb/s connectors (SATA2 0~3) supporting up to 4 SATA 3Gb/s devices
Marvell 88SE9172 chip:
  1. Support for SATA RAID 0 and RAID 1
  2. 2 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors (GSATA3 4~5) supporting up to 2 SATA 6Gb/s devices
USB Chipset:
  1. Up to 6 USB 2.0/1.1 ports (2 ports on the back panel, 4 ports available through the internal USB headers)
Etron EJ168 chip:
  1. Up to 2 USB 3.0/2.0 ports on the back panel
    * The USB 2.0 signals of the USB 3.0/2.0 ports on the back panel are from the South Bridge.
Internal I/O Connectors
  1. 2 x system fan headers
  2. 1 x CPU fan header
  3. 1 x front panel header
  4. 2 x SATA 6Gb/s
  5. 1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
  6. 1 x front panel audio header
  7. 4 x SATA 3Gb/s connectors
  8. 2 x USB 2.0/1.1 headers
  9. 1 x power fan header
  10. 1 x Clear CMOS jumper
  11. 1 x 4-pin ATX 12V power connector
  12. 1 x SPDIF out
Back Panel Connectors
  1. 1 x RJ-45 port
  2. 1 x serial port
  3. 1 x PS/2 mouse port
  4. 1 x PS/2 keyboard port
  5. 1 x parallel port
  6. 2 x USB 3.0/2.0
  7. 2 x USB 2.0/1.1
  8. 3 x audio jacks (Line In/Line Out/MIC)
  9. 1 x SPDIF out (coaxial)
I/O Controller
  1. iTE IT8728
H/W Monitoring
  1. CPU/System fan speed control
    *Whether the CPU/system fan speed control function is supported will depend on the CPU/system cooler you install.
  2. CPU/System temperature detection
  3. System voltage detection
  4. CPU overheating warning
  5. CPU/System/Power fan speed detection
  6. CPU/System/Power fan failure warning
BIOS
  1. Supports DualBIOS™
  2. 2 x 32 Mbit flash
  3. Use of licensed AMI EFI BIOS
  4. PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.0, SM BIOS 2.6, ACPI 2.0a
Bundle Software
  1. Norton Internet Security (OEM version)
Operating System
  1. Support for Microsoft® Windows 8/7/Vista/XP
Form Factor
  1. ATX Form Factor; 30.5cm x 19.0cm
Remark
  1. Most hardware/software vendors may no longer offer drivers to support Win9X/ME/2000/XP. If drivers are available from the vendors, we will update them on the GIGABYTE 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.