A Gallery of AMD FM2 Socket Based Motherboards Seen at Computex 2012


Biostar's Party of Four

Biostar's Party of Four

 

Biostar A75MH2

This microATX board featuring the AMD A75 chipset is ideal for a budget HTPC setup that can double up as a media file server for the home.

The board features HDMI, DVI-I and D-Sub ports which are just sufficient to meet the AV needs of a regular home user.

 

Biostar Hi-Fi A85S

This lone microATX board is among the three AMD A85 chipset-based motherboards that feature Biostar's new Hi-Fi technology. This new audio technology promises high-fidelity sound due to its ability to isolate the electrical interference from other onboard components, from its audio components.

Despite its miniscule form factor, it has four DIMM slots that supports up to 32 GB of dual-channel DDR3-2400+ memory. It has two PCIe 2.0 x16 slots, a PCIe x1 slot and a legacy PCI slot. Besides sporting six SATA 6Gbps connectors, it has the following video ports:- HDMI, DVI-I and D-Sub.

 

Biostar Hi-Fi A85W

This mid-range ATX board holds the middle ground among the trio.

The board has four DIMM slots that supports up to 32 GB of dual-channel DDR3-2400+ memory. It has two PCIe 2.0 x16 slots, PCIe x1 slots and two legacy PCI slots. The board has the same standard video ports (HDMI, DVI-I and D-Sub) as its mATX counterpart; however, it has eight SATA 6Gbps connectors.

 

Biostar Hi-Fi A85X

The Biostar Hi-Fi A85X is the company's top-end AMD A85 board on display.

The board has four DIMM slots that supports up to 32 GB of dual-channel DDR3-2400+ memory. It has three PCIe 2.0 x16 slots, three PCIe x1 slots and a single legacy PCI slots. Besides the usual standard video ports (HDMI, DVI-I and D-Sub), it has a DisplayPort output too. Storage-wise, it has eight SATA 6Gbps connectors and a lone eSATA 6Gbps rear port.