Would you buy this? I needed this part and couldn’t find it any where! View our privacy policy before signing up. This item doesn’t belong on this page. The onboard graphics uses a portion of your RAM for it’s memory; the more RAM you have, the more memory the onboard graphics chip has. Running 2GB of RAM, an Athlon 64 X2 e CPU, a Seagate Barracuda ES hard drive, and a Serial ATA-based optical drive, along with the board’s integrated graphics, our machine idled at around 70W of electricity, so unless you plan on installing a fast Phenom CPU and mid- to high-end graphics card, as well as more than two hard drives and a few case fans, you won’t need a large power supply to run this board at all. The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging where packaging is applicable.

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We didn’t have any problems setting it up either, as the supplied driver disc’s ‘one-click’ installation program detected and installed all of the board’s components smoothly although we did have to use a separate disc for the graphics driver.

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It’s an all-in-one board — meaning it also has integrated graphics — and its small micro-ATX form factor makes it the perfect foundation for a home theatre-based PC.

Would you buy this? Brand New in open box. Then when you install a Radeon HD card in the PCI Express slot, the CrossFire option will show up in the driver, which will allow both the new card and the integrated graphics to work simultaneously. Gigabgte rich, solid, and beautiful.


Any Condition Any Condition. Using this mode at a resolution of x with a Sapphire Radeon HD graphics card, the board recorded a frame rate of 27fps frames per second in FEAR, which is 10 frames more than the Radeon HD chip recorded on its own. You can use RAID with this board, too modes 0, 1 or 10 and if you use notebook-sized Serial ATA hard drives, you can build a machine that’s not only very quiet and cool-running, but also one that won’t consume too much power.

It’s well built, and it has the heavy feeling to back it up.

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If you already have a mid- to high-end graphics card such as a Radeon HDthen ‘hybrid’ mode won’t work. Using our aforementioned Athlon 64 X2 e CPU, and the integrated graphics which are part of the passively cooled G chipsetwe could barely hear the system running.

In essence, it’s very similar gigaabyte the ATI Radeon HD graphics card, except that it’s a little slower and doesn’t have its own memory. See details for additional description.

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Northbridge ma78vm-s2h running very hot while you squeeze HD out of ths board. Socket AM2 Computer Motherboards. I haven’t tried it as my card isn’t compatible with the Show More Show Less.


It could use more than 2 PCI cards. Although it seems like the multiple colors look odd, as soon as you boot up, you’ll forget about the colors.

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It also ran very quietly. The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging where packaging gigabytd applicable. Upon taking it out of the “box,” Seller knows why quotes are used there.

The integrated graphics chip is called the Radeon HD ; it’s a DirectX based chip with 40 stream processors and a clock speed of MHz, but it relies on shared system memory instead of a dedicated frame buffer.

Gigabyte Technology GA-MA78GM-S2H, Socket AM2+, AMD Motherboard

At x, CrossFire mode recorded 42fps, which is more than double what the Radeon HD recorded. View our privacy policy before signing up. Skip to main content. It includes modern connectivity options and even allows you to run two monitors off its integrated graphics.

Additional Product Features Interfaces. The motherboard even features Radeon HD onboard graphics, which can be used for Hybrid Crossfire.