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Gigabyte GA-MA69G-S3H Motherboard

Former staff writer    -   August 5, 2007
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Specifications:

 

BIOS
  1. 1 4Mbit flash ROM
  2. Use of licensed AWARD BIOS
  3. PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.0, SM BIOS 2.3, ACPI 1.0b
Chipset
  1. North Bridge Chipset: AMD 690G
  2. South Bridge Chipset: ATI SB600
  3. Super I/O chip: ITE IT8716
  4. Integrated Peripherals
    1. Realtek RTL8110 Gigabit Ethernet
    2. Realtek ALC889A Audio Codec
Processor
  1. AMD Socket AM2 Athlon™ 64 FX / Athlon™ 64 X2 Dual-Core / Athlon™ 64 / Sempron™ processors
Internal I/O Connectors
  1. 1 24-pin ATX power connector
  2. 1 4-pin ATX 12V power connector
  3. 1 floppy connector
  4. 1 IDE connector
  5. 4 SATA 3Gb/s connector
  6. 1 CPU fan connector
  7. 1 system fan connector
  8. 1 front panel connector
  9. 1 front audio connector
  10. 1 CD In connector
  11. 1 SPDIF In/Out connector
  12. 1 TV Out connector
  13. 2 IEEE 1394a connector
  14. 3 USB 2.0/1.1 connector for additional 6 USB 2.0/1.1 ports by cables
  15. 1 COMB connector
  16. 1 Power LED connector
  17. 1 Chassis Intrusion connector
Rear Panel I/O
  1. 1 PS/2 keyboard port
  2. 1 PS/2 mouse port
  3. 1 D-Sub port
  4. 1 parallel port
  5. 1 HDMI port
  6. 1 SPDIF Out port (optical)
  7. 1 IEEE 1394a port
  8. 4 USB 2.0/1.1 port
  9. 1 RJ-45 LAN port
  10. 6 audio jacks (Line In / Line Out / MIC In/Surround Speaker Out (Rear Speaker Out)/Center/Subwoofer Speaker Out/Side Speaker Out)
Expansion Slots
  1. 1 PCI Express x 16 slot
  2. 1 PCI Express x 4 slot
  3. 3 PCI Express x 1 slot
  4. 2 PCI slot
H/W Monitoring
  1. System voltage detection
  2. CPU / System temperature detection
  3. CPU / System fan speed detection
  4. CPU / System warning temperature
  5. CPU fan failure warning
  6. Supports CPU Smart Fan function(Note 2) (Note 2) Whether the CPU Smart FAN Control function is supported will depend on the CPU you install.
Other Features
  1. Supports @BIOS
  2. Supports Download Center
  3. Supports Q-Flash
  4. Supports EasyTune (only supports Hardware Monitor function)(Note 3)
  5. Supports Xpress Install
  6. Supports Xpress Recovery2
  7. Supports Xpress BIOS Rescue

(Note 3) EasyTune functions may vary depending on different motherboards.

Memory
  1. 4 DDR2 DIMM memory slots (supports up to 16GB memory)(Note 1)
  2. Supports dual channel DDR2 800/667/533/400 DIMMs
  3. Supports 1.8V DDR2 DIMMs

(Note 1) Due to the limitation of Windows 32-bit operating system, when more than 4GB of physical memory is installed, the actual memory available for the operating system will be less than 4GB; Windows 64-bit operating system doesn't have such limitation.

Form Factor
  1. ATX form factor; 30.5cm x 22.9cm
Power
  1. ATX power connector and ATX 12V connector
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.

 

Features:

GA-MA69G-S3H (rev. 1.0)
AMD 690G chipset

1. Supports AMD Athlon™64 X2/ Athlon™64 Socket AM2 platform
2. Dual-Channel DDR2 800 for outstanding system performance
3. Integrated ATI™ Radeon™ X1250-based graphics
4. Dual PCI-E graphics interfaces to support ATI CrossFire technology
5. Integrated SATA 3Gb/s with RAID function
6. Features high speed Gigabit Ethernet and IEEE 1394
7. Integrated ALC889A 8-Channel High Definition audio with 106 dB Signal to Noise ratio, fully support Blu-ray/ HD DVD playback
8. Integrated HDMI interface with HDCP
9. Supports Windows Vista Premium




  1. Introduction & Closer Look
  2. Closer Look (The Board)
  3. Installation & Closer Look (The Bios)
  4. Closer Look (The Bios Continued)
  5. Installation & Configuration
  6. Specifications & Features
  7. Testing (Apopysis and WinRar)
  8. Testing (Specview)
  9. Testing ( PC Mark05 Professional)
  10. Testing ( Sandra X1 Professional)
  11. Testing ( ScienceMark, Cinebench, HD Tune)
  12. Testing (Far Cry)
  13. Testing (F.E.A.R.)
  14. Testing ( Call of Duty II)
  15. Testing ( Quake 4)
  16. Testing (NFS Most Wanted)
  17. Extras
  18. Conclusion
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