10 Best AM3 Motherboards
for December 2021

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ASUS Crosshair V Formula AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Republic of Gamers Series Motherboard

ASUS Crosshair V Formula AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Republic of Gamers Series Motherboard

by Asus
What We like

3 x PCIe2.0 x16 slots (dual @x16, triple @x16 x8 x8) with NVIDIA 3-Way SLI and AMD CrossFireX Technology

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Product Features

  • SupremeFX X-Fi 2 8-Ch audio with EAX Advanced HD 5.0 support
  • AMD 990FX / SB950 Chipset
  • Advanced BIOS Technology - New innovated and intuitive BIOS
  • AMD Socket AM3+ FX / Phenom II / Athlon II / Sempron 100 Series Processors
  • ROG Connect - Tweak MB key settings in hardcore way

Amd socket am3+ fx / phenom ii / athlon ii / sempron 100 series processors Supremefx x-fi 2 8-ch audio with eax advanced hd 5.0 support Rog connect - tweak mb key settings in hardcore way Advanced bios technology - new innovated and intuitive bios Amd socket am3+ fx / phenom ii / athlon ii / sempron 100 series processors Amd 990fx / sb950 chipset Gamefirst - prioritize packets with an intuitive interface Extreme engine digi+ & dual cpu power connectors - new level of performance optimization Supremefx x-fi 2 8-ch audio with eax advanced hd 5.0 support Extreme engine digi+ & dual cpu power connectors - new level of performance optimization

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Biostar Socket AM3/AMD 760G/DDR3 MicroATX Motherboard A780L3C

Biostar Socket AM3/AMD 760G/DDR3 MicroATX Motherboard A780L3C

by Biostar
What We like

LAN: Realtek RTL8105T Fast Ethernet Controller

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Product Features

  • CPU: Socket AM3
  • Chipset: North Bridge AMD 760G & South Bridge SB710
  • SATA: 4x SATA2 Ports, Support RAID 0/ 1/ 10
  • Slots: 1x PCI-Express 2.0 x16 Slot, 1x PCI Slot
  • Ports: 8x USB 2.0 Ports (4 rear, 4 via headers), 1x PS/2 Mouse Port, 1x PS/2 Keyboard Port, 1x VGA Port, 1x RJ45 LAN Port, Audio I/O Jacks

Cpu: socket am3 Ports: 8x usb 2.0 ports (4 rear, 4 via headers), 1x ps/2 mouse port, 1x ps/2 keyboard port, 1x vga port, 1x rj45 lan port, audio i/o jacks Slots: 1x pci-express 2.0 x16 slot, 1x pci slot Memory: 2x ddr3-1600(oc)/1333/1066/800 dimm slots, dual channel, max capacity of 16gb Sata: 4x sata2 ports, support raid 0/ 1/ 10 Chipset: north bridge amd 760g & south bridge sb710

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ASUS AMD Socket AM3 790X/SB750 New Generation 8+2 Phase Power Design ATX DDR3 1066 Motherboard M4A79XTD EVO

ASUS AMD Socket AM3 790X/SB750 New Generation 8+2 Phase Power Design ATX DDR3 1066 Motherboard M4A79XTD EVO

by ASUS Computer International Direct
What We like

ASUS Q-Slots - DIY quickly, DIY easily!

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Product Features

  • ASUS TurboV & Turbo Key for Easy O.C. - Simple and Real-Time O.C. tuning in OS environment; one button levels up the system performance
  • ASUS New 8+2 Phase Power for AM3 - Best performance and power efficiency with supreme overclocking stability
  • ASUS Anti-surge Protection - Additional defense for over-voltage damage
  • Extreme Silent Thermal Solution - Cool and Quiet!

Asus turbov & turbo key for easy o.c. - simple and real-time o.c. tuning in os environment; one button levels up the system performance Extreme silent thermal solution - cool and quiet! Asus anti-surge protection - additional defense for over-voltage damage Asus new 8+2 phase power for am3 - best performance and power efficiency with supreme overclocking stability

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ASUS Sabertooth 990FX AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard

ASUS Sabertooth 990FX AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard

by Asus
What We like

CeraM!X - Premium ceramic-coating technology provides best heat dissipation

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Product Features

  • TUF Capacitors, Chokes and MOSFETS - Certified by military standard to ensure ultimate durability
  • AMD Socket AM3+ FX / Phenom II / Athlon II / Sempron 100 Series Processors
  • TUF Thermal Radar - Real-time thermal detection with professional user mode for customized settings
  • AMD 990FX / SB950 Chipset
  • AMD 990FX / SB950 Chipset

Tuf capacitors, chokes and mosfets - certified by military standard to ensure ultimate durability Amd 990fx / sb950 chipset Tuf capacitors, chokes and mosfets - certified by military standard to ensure ultimate durability Digi+ vrm - new era of digital power design that fully enables superior system stability, high power efficiency and improved performance scaling Tuf thermal radar - real-time thermal detection with professional user mode for customized settings Amd socket am3+ fx / phenom ii / athlon ii / sempron 100 series processors Efficient switching power (e.s.p) - higher power efficiency; higher reliability Tuf thermal radar - real-time thermal detection with professional user mode for customized settings Amd 990fx / sb950 chipset Amd socket am3+ fx / phenom ii / athlon ii / sempron 100 series processors

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Gigabyte AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gbps USB 3.0 ATX AM3+ Socket DDR3 1600 Motherboards (GA-970A-DS3P)

Gigabyte AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gbps USB 3.0 ATX AM3+ Socket DDR3 1600 Motherboards (GA-970A-DS3P)

by Gigabyte
What We like

USB: Up to 12 USB 2.0/1.1 ports; 4 USB 3.0/2.0 ports

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Product Features

  • Expansion Slots: 1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x16 (PCIEX16); 1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x4 (PCIEX4);3 x PCI Express x1 slots; 2 x PCI slots
  • Memory: 4x DDR3-2000(OC)/1866/1600/1333/1066 DIMM Slots, Dual Channel, Max Capacityof 32GB
  • Memory: 4x1.5V DDR3 DIMM sockets supporting up to 32 GB of system memory; DDR3 2000(O.C)/1866/1333/1066 MHz
  • CPU: AMD AM3+ FX processors; AMD AM3 Phenom II processor/ AMD Athlon II processor
  • LAN: Realtek GbE LAN chip (10/100/1000 Mbit)

Cpu: amd am3+ fx processors; amd am3 phenom ii processor/ amd athlon ii processor Lan: realtek gbe lan chip (10/100/1000 mbit) Socket am3+ Expansion slots: 1 x pci express x16 slot, running at x16 (pciex16); 1 x pci express x16 slot, running at x4 (pciex4);3 x pci express x1 slots; 2 x pci slots Slots: 2x pci-express 2.0 x16 slots (one runs at x4), 3x pci-express 2.0x1 slots, 2x pci slots Memory: 4x ddr3-2000(oc)/1866/1600/1333/1066 dimm slots, dual channel, max capacityof 32gb Memory: 4x1.5v ddr3 dimm sockets supporting up to 32 gb of system memory; ddr3 2000(o.c)/1866/1333/1066 mhz Chipset: north bridge amd 970 & south bridge amd sb950 Storage interface: 6 x sata 6gb/s connectors supporting up to 6 sata 6gb/s devices; support for raid 0, raid 1, raid 5, and jbod

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ASUS M5A99FX PRO R2.0 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard

ASUS M5A99FX PRO R2.0 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard

by Asus
What We like

Network iControl - Real-time network bandwidth control application that easily allowing users to prioritize bandwidth to different applications.

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Product Features

  • Dual Intelligent Processors 3 - New DIGI+ Power Control, with DRAM and CPU Power, and SMART DIGI+ Key
  • USB 3.0 Boost-Set USB 3.0 devices into 3 modes: Normal, Turbo, UASP to improve overall read/write performance instantaneously.Please refer the Use rManual before use
  • Win8 Support Ready - Upgraded Hardware and Native BIOS Support, with 2 second Fast Boot.
  • Remote GO!- Simple Solution provides Seamless Wireless Enjoyment, turning the Smart Handhelds into your best home entertainment console.

Win8 support ready - upgraded hardware and native bios support, with 2 second fast boot. Usb 3.0 boost-set usb 3.0 devices into 3 modes: normal, turbo, uasp to improve overall read/write performance instantaneously.please refer the use rmanual before use Dual intelligent processors 3 - new digi+ power control, with dram and cpu power, and smart digi+ key Remote go!- simple solution provides seamless wireless enjoyment, turning the smart handhelds into your best home entertainment console.

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ASRock 970DE3/U3S3 AMD 770 DDR3 800 - AM3+ Motherboards

ASRock 970DE3/U3S3 AMD 770 DDR3 800

AM3+ Motherboards

by ASRock
What We like

Power Connector: 1x 24pin ATX Main Power Connector, 1x 8pin 12V Power Connector

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Product Features

  • CPU: Socket AM3+/AM3
  • LAN: Realtek RTL8111E PCI-Express x1 Gigabit?LAN?Controller
  • IDE/SATA: 1x ATA133 Channel; 2x SATA3 Ports; 6x SATA2 Ports, Suppports RAID 0, 1, 10, JBOD
  • Chipset: AMD 770 Northbridge & AMD SB710 Southbridge
  • Ports: 10x USB 2.0 Ports (4 rear, 6 via header); 2x USB 3.0 Ports; 1 x PS/2 Mouse Port; 1 x PS/2 Keyboard Port; 1x RJ45 LAN Port; 1x Serial Port; ?Audio I/O Jacks

Memory: 4x ddr3-1866(oc)/1600(oc)/1333/1066/800 dimm slots, non-ecc, unbuffered, dual channel, max capacity up to 32gb Chipset: amd 770 northbridge & amd sb710 southbridge Slots: 1x pci-express 3.0 x16 slot; 3x pci-express 2.0 x1 slots; 2x pci slots Cpu: socket am3+/am3 Ports: 10x usb 2.0 ports (4 rear, 6 via header); 2x usb 3.0 ports; 1 x ps/2 mouse port; 1 x ps/2 keyboard port; 1x rj45 lan port; 1x serial port; ?audio i/o jacks Lan: realtek rtl8111e pci-express x1 gigabit?lan?controller Ide/sata: 1x ata133 channel; 2x sata3 ports; 6x sata2 ports, suppports raid 0, 1, 10, jbod

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ASRock 970M PRO3 Socket AM3+/ AMD 970/ DDR3/ Quad CrossFireX/ SATA3&USB3.0/ A&GbE/ MicroATX Motherboard

ASRock 970M PRO3 Socket AM3+/ AMD 970/ DDR3/ Quad CrossFireX/ SATA3&USB3.0/ A&GbE/ MicroATX Motherboard

by ASRock
What We like

Please ensure that your original part number matches this exactly, or check with the manufactuer for compatiblity. Customers are responsible for compatiblity.

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Product Features

  • About ASRock Products News Support Forum Download Awards Dealer&Media ...

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HP PAVILION 620887-001 ALVORIX RS880 785G SB710 SOCKET AM3 DDR3 MOTHERBOARD USA

HP PAVILION 620887-001 ALVORIX RS880 785G SB710 SOCKET AM3 DDR3 MOTHERBOARD USA

by hp
What We like

HP 620887-001 H-ALVORIX-RS880 785G SB710 Socket AM3 DDR3 Motherboard. HP meets the current and future demands of high performance, power embedded computing, making it ideal for communications, transaction terminal, interactive client, industrial automation applications as well as for standard home use.

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Product Features

  • Compatible Models: HP Pavilion: p6710y p6740f p6604f p6621c p6703w p6706f p6710f p6719c p6720f p6733w p6741c p6751c p6754y p6774y p6602f p6604y p6610f p6610y p6612p p6616f p6617c p6620f p6620y p6622f p6623w p6624y p6625f p6631p p6632f p6633w p6636f p6640f p6641f p6649c p6650z p6654y p6674y p6677c p6701in p6705in p6716f p6717c p6727c p6750z p6767c p6802 p6803w p6813w p6821p p6823w p6837c p6874 p6877 p6640y p6605in p6645tw P6653w P6687c CTO P6650Z CTO P6750Z p7-1050tw P7-1010Z p7-1001 p7-1002 p7-1003w p7-1007c p7-1010 p7-1010z p7-1017c p7-1020 p7-1026 p7-1028 p7-1038 p7-1039 p7-1042 p7-1044 p7-1054 p7-1074 s5730jp
  • HP Pavilion Elite: HPE-500y HPE-502c HPE-510y HPE-400f HPE-400y HPE-410f HPE-410y HPE-441f HPE-447c HPE-500f HPE-510f
  • Part Number: 620887-001 ALVORIX RS880 / HP Pavilion Slimline: s5743w s5753w s5-1030jp s5-1050z s5650z s5657c s5660f s5750z S5650Z S5-1050Z S5750Z

part number: 620887-001 alvorix rs880 / hp pavilion slimline: s5743w s5753w s5-1030jp s5-1050z s5650z s5657c s5660f s5750z s5650z s5-1050z s5750z compatible models: hp pavilion: p6710y p6740f p6604f p6621c p6703w p6706f p6710f p6719c p6720f p6733w p6741c p6751c p6754y p6774y p6602f p6604y p6610f p6610y p6612p p6616f p6617c p6620f p6620y p6622f p6623w p6624y p6625f p6631p p6632f p6633w p6636f p6640f p6641f p6649c p6650z p6654y p6674y p6677c p6701in p6705in p6716f p6717c p6727c p6750z p6767c p6802 p6803w p6813w p6821p p6823w p6837c p6874 p6877 p6640y p6605in p6645tw p6653w p6687c cto p6650z cto p6750z p7-1050tw p7-1010z p7-1001 p7-1002 p7-1003w p7-1007c p7-1010 p7-1010z p7-1017c p7-1020 p7-1026 p7-1028 p7-1038 p7-1039 p7-1042 p7-1044 p7-1054 p7-1074 s5730jp hp pavilion elite: hpe-500y hpe-502c hpe-510y hpe-400f hpe-400y hpe-410f hpe-410y hpe-441f hpe-447c hpe-500f hpe-510f

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GIGABYTE GA-990FXA-UD3 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard

GIGABYTE GA-990FXA-UD3 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard

by Gigabyte
What We like

Audio: Realtek ALC889 codec , High Definition Audio, Dolby Home Theater, 2/4/5.1/7.1-channel, LAN: 10/100/1000 Mbit

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Product Features

  • Expansion Slots: 2 x PCI Express x16 slot running at x16 ,1x PCI Express x4 slots, 2 x PCI Express x1 slot, 1x PCI slots
  • Storage Interface:6 x SATA 6Gb/s connectors,Support for SATA RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5,RAID 10 and JBOD, 2 x eSATA 6Gb/s Support for RAID 0 and RAID 1
  • CPU: AM3+/AM3/AMD Athlon II Chipsets: AMD 990FX/AMD SB950. Revision 1.1.
  • Memory: 4 x 1.5V DDR3 DIMM sockets supporting up to 32 GB of system memory.

Memory: 4 x 1.5v ddr3 dimm sockets supporting up to 32 gb of system memory. Expansion slots: 2 x pci express x16 slot running at x16 ,1x pci express x4 slots, 2 x pci express x1 slot, 1x pci slots Storage interface:6 x sata 6gb/s connectors,support for sata raid 0, raid 1, raid 5,raid 10 and jbod, 2 x esata 6gb/s support for raid 0 and raid 1 Cpu: am3+/am3/amd athlon ii chipsets: amd 990fx/amd sb950. revision 1.1.

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