Entry by Carlos S. M.
Asrock 970 Pro3 R2.0

Asrock 970 Pro3 R2.0


CPU support

Supported sockets:
  • AM3+
Supported architectures:
    Note! Some steppings might require updated BIOS/microcode to work properly.

    System memory

    • Type: DDR3 1066/1333/1600/1800*/1866*/2000*/2133* MHz
      2 memory channels on 4x 240-pin DIMM
    Max supported: 64.00 GB


    Northbridge/MCH: AMD 970
    Southbridge/ICH/PCH/MCP: AMD SB950
    SuperIO: Nuvoton NCT6776D
    Realtek ALC892 audio IC over HD Audio bus
    Realtek RTL8111E for 1G operation
    32 Mbit SPI BIOS ROM

    Power supply

    Main board power: 24-pin ATX
    CPU power: 8-pin EPS
    3 3-pin DC fan headers
    2 4-pin PWM fan headers

    Expansion slots

    2 PCI slots
    2 PCIe x16 slots
    2-way ATi/AMD CrossFire support
    1 PCIe x1 slot

    Rear I/O ports

    PS/2 keyboard
    PS/2 mouse
    6x USB 2.0 (480 Mb/s)
    2x USB 3.0 (5 Gb/s)
    1x RJ-45
    Audio connectors: Line out, Line in, Microphone in

    Internal I/O headers

    4x USB 2.0 (480 Mb/s)
    2x USB 3.x (5+ Gb/s)
    1x RS232 serial
    Audio headers: S/PDIF
    Header for front HD Audio
    IrDA header


    6 SATA-III (6 Gb/s) ports

    Circuit board

    ATX form factor




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