GA-Z77P-D3 (rev. 1.0)

other version:  rev. 1.1
Intel®  Z77 Chipset
Insist on Ultra Durable
  • Supports 3rd Gen. Intel® 22nm CPUs and 2nd Gen. Intel® Core™ CPUs (LGA1155 socket)
  • 2-way CrossFireX™ multi-GPU support
  • HDMI support
  • PCI Express Gen 3.0 support
  • GIGABYTE On/Off Charge™ for USB devices
  • Onboard mSATA slot for mSATA SSDs
  • High quality 108dB SNR HD audio
  • GIGABYTE 3D BIOS (Dual UEFI)
  • GIGABYTE 333™ Onboard Acceleration (USB 3.0, SATA 3.0 & 3x USB Power)
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® Z77 Express Chipset
Memory
  1. 4 x 1.5V DDR3 DIMM sockets supporting up to 32 GB of system memory
    *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. Dual channel memory architecture
  3. Support for DDR3 2800(OC)/1600/1333/1066 MHz memory modules
  4. Support for non-ECC memory modules
  5. Support for Extreme Memory Profile (XMP) memory modules
(Please refer "Memory Support List" for more information.)
Onboard Graphics Integrated Graphics Processor:
  1. 1 x HDMI port, supporting a maximum resolution of 1920x1200
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 GbE LAN chip (10/100/1000 Mbit)
Expansion Slots
  1. 1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x4 (PCIEX4)
  2. 1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x16 (PCIEX16)
    (The PCIEX16 slot conforms to PCI Express 3.0 standard.)
    * For optimum performance, if only one PCI Express graphics card is to be installed, be sure to install it in the PCIEX16 slot.
    * The PCI Express x16 slot supports up to PCI Express 2.0 standard when an Intel 32nm (Sandy Bridge) CPU is installed.
  3. 2 x PCI Express x1 slots
    (The PCIEX4 and PCI Express x1 slots conform to PCI Express 2.0 standard.)
  4. 2 x PCI
Multi Graphics Technology
  1. Support for AMD CrossFireX™ technology
Storage Interface Chipset:
  1. Support for RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, and RAID 10
    * When a RAID set is built across the SATA 6Gb/s and SATA 3Gb/s channels, the system performance of the RAID set may vary depending on the devices being connected.
  2. 1 x mSATA connector
  3. 2 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors (SATA3 0/1) supporting up to 2 SATA 6Gb/s devices
  4. 3 x SATA 3Gb/s connectors (SATA2 2/3/4) supporting up to 3 SATA 3Gb/s devices
USB Chipset:
  1. Up to 8 USB 2.0/1.1 ports (4 ports on the back panel, 4 ports available through the internal USB headers)
  2. Up to 4 USB 3.0/2.0 ports (2 ports on the back panel, 2 ports available through the internal USB header)
    * In Windows XP, the Intel USB 3.0 ports can support up to USB 2.0 transfer speed.
Internal I/O Connectors
  1. 3 x SATA 3Gb/s
  2. 3 x system fan headers
  3. 1 x CPU fan header
  4. 1 x front panel header
  5. 2 x SATA 6Gb/s
  6. 1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector
  7. 1 x front panel audio header
  8. 1 x USB 3.0/2.0 header
  9. 2 x USB 2.0/1.1 headers
  10. 1 x mSATA connector
  11. 1 x Clear CMOS jumper
  12. 1 x 4-pin ATX 12V power connector
  13. 1 x SPDIF out
  14. 1 x Trusted Platform Module (TPM) header
    TPM function is optional due to different regional policy
Back Panel Connectors
  1. 1 x RJ-45 port
  2. 1 x serial port
  3. 1 x HDMI port
  4. 1 x PS/2 mouse port
  5. 1 x PS/2 keyboard port
  6. 2 x USB 3.0/2.0
  7. 3 x audio jacks (Line In/Line Out/MIC)
  8. 4 x USB 2.0/1.1
I/O Controller
  1. iTE I/O Controller Chip
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 fan speed detection
  3. CPU/System fan failure warning
  4. CPU/System temperature detection
  5. System voltage detection
  6. CPU overheating warning
BIOS
  1. Supports DualBIOS™
  2. 2 x 64 Mbit flash
  3. Use of licensed AMI EFI BIOS
  4. PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.0, SM BIOS 2.6, ACPI 2.0a
Unique Features
  1. Support for Q-Share
  2. Auto Green
  3. eXtreme Hard Drive
  4. Support for ON/OFF Charge
  5. Support for Q-Flash
  6. Support for Xpress Recovery2
  7. Supports @BIOS™
  8. Xpress™ Install
Bundle Software
  1. Intel® Smart Response Technology
  2. Intel® Rapid Start Technology
  3. Intel® Smart Connect Technology
  4. Norton Internet Security (OEM version)
Operating System
  1. Support for Microsoft® Windows 8/7/XP
Form Factor
  1. ATX, 305mm x 215mm
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.
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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.