HyperTransport . support Asus prime Asus M3A78-EH

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HyperTransport 3.0 support 


HyperTransport 3.0 technology provides 2.6 times more bandwidth than HT1.0 that 

radically improves system efficiency for a smoother, faster computing environment.

DDR2 memory support 


This motherboard is an AMD


 platform with DDR2 1066 support. It provides faster 

data transfer rate and more bandwidth to increase memory data transfer rate and 

computing efficiency, enhancing system performance in 3D graphics and other 

memory demanding applications.

DDR2 1066 is supported by some of the AM2+ CPUs only. Refer to 

www.asus.com for the supported CPU models.

AMD Socket AM2 Athlon 64 X2 / 






Athlon 64 FX / Athlon 64 / Sempron CPU support

The motherboard supports AMD socket AM2 single-core Athlon 64/ Sempron and 

dual-core Athlon 64 X2/ Athlon 64 FX processors with 2MB / 1MB / 512KB 

L2 cache, which is based on 64-bit architecture. It features 2000 / 1600 MT/s 

HyperTransport Bus, dual-channel un-buffered DDR2 800 memory support and 

AMD Cool ‘n’ Quiet! Technology. See page 1-10 for details.

64-bit CPU support 

64-bit computing, the next generation technology to replace the current 32-bit 

architecture, delivers advanced system performance, faster memory access and 

increased productivity. This motherboard provides excellent compatibility and 

flexibility by supporting either 64-bit or 32-bit architecture.