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Biostar launches motherboard based on AMD 770 chipset
Press release, November 6; Eric Mah, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 6 November 2007]

Biostar has announced the launch of its TA770 A2+ motherboard based on the AMD 770 chipset.

The TA770 A2+ supports the upcoming AMD Phenom series multi-core processors, which support dual-channel DDR2-1066, bigger L3 cache and offer optimized overclocking ability.

The TA770 A2+ features HyperTransport 3.0 technology and PCI Express 2.0, which offers data transfer speeds of 5GT/s, noted Biostar.

The TA770 A2+ has a recommended retail price of US$90 and will be available in China near the beginning of November and in the US and Europe by mid-November, according to the company.

Biostar TA770 A2+ specifications

Item

Details

Name

TA770 A2+

CPU support

Supports AMD Phenom Series/Athlon 64 X2/64/FX/Sempron processors

Chipset

AMD 770 + SB600

Socket

AM2+/AM2

PCIe x16 2.0

1

PCIe x1 2.0

2

PCI

3

LAN

Gigabit Ethernet

SATA 3.0Gb/s

4

eSATA

2

RAID

0/1/10

USB 2.0

10

Integrated audio

8+2 channel HD audio

Source: Company, compiled by Digitimes, November 2007

Biostar TA770 A2+ motherboard

Biostar TA770 A2+ motherboard
Photo: Company

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