1.3.1 Product highlights Asus prime Asus M3A78

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Package contents

Check your motherboard package for the following items.

Motherboard 

ASUS M3A78 motherboard

Cables 

1 x Serial ATA signal cable 

 

1 x Serial ATA power cable 

 

1 x Ultra DMA 133/100 cable 

 

1 x FDD cable 

Accessories 

1 x I/O shield

Application DVD 

ASUS motherboard support DVD

Documentations 

User manual

If any of the above items is damaged or missing, contact your retailer.

Chapter 1

Product introduction

   

 

     

AMD

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 Socket AM2+ Phenom™ FX / Phenom™ / Athlon™ 

CPU support

This motherboard supports AMD® Socket AM2+ multi-core processors 

with unique L3 cache and delivers better overclocking capabilities 

with less power consumption. It features dual-channel DDR2 1066 

memory support and accelerates data transfer rate up to 5200MT/s via 

HyperTransport™ 3.0 based system bus.

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Special features

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Product highlights

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Welcome!

Thank you for buying an ASUS

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 M3A78 motherboard!

The motherboard delivers a host of new features and latest technologies, making it another 

standout in the long line of ASUS quality motherboards!

Before you start installing the motherboard, and hardware devices on it, check the items in 

your package with the list below.

Chapter 1: Product introduction

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