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Asus M4A79 Deluxe AMD 790FX (Socket AM3) DDR2 Motherboard

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PCI-E 2.0 (x16), DDR2 1066/800/667, SATA 300, ATX

This item is currently discontinued and at present, we have no replacement on order.
Quickcode: 35241  
Stock code: MB2-ASU-M4A79 DELUX
Manuf. code: M4A79 Deluxe
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AMD 790FX Chipset
AMD® Phenom™ X4/ Phenom™ X3/ Athlon™ X2/ Athlon™/ Sempron™ processors (socket AM2+/AM2); Compatible with AMD® Phenom™ II/ Athlon™ X4/ Athlon™ X3/ Athlon™ X2 (AM3 CPU)

AMD 790FX Chipset is designed to support up to 5200MT/s HyperTransport™ 3.0 (HT 3.0) interface speed and quad PCI Express™ 2.0 x16 graphics. It is optimized with AMD latest AM3 and multi-core CPUs to provide excellent system performance and overclocking capabilities.

Native DDR2 1066 Support
This motherboard supports native DDR2 1066 that provides faster data transfer rate and more bandwith to increase memory computing efficiency, enhancing system performance in 3D graphics and other memory demanding applications.

ATI CrossFireX Technology
ATI’s CrossFireX™ boosts image quality along with rendering speed, eliminating the need to scale down screen resolution to get high quality images. CrossFireX™ allows higher anti-aliasing, anisotropic filtering, shading, and texture settings. Adjust your display configurations, experiment with the advanced 3D settings, and check the effects with a real-time 3D-rendered previews within ATI Catalyst™ Control Center.

Warranty Information:

Manufacturer asus
Warranty Type Manufacturer via Aria
Manufacturer Website
Manufacturer Phone 01442 265548
Warranty Period (yrs)1
Aria Warranty Only? Yes

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Question  Is it compatible with this processor? by Limideen

Will it be 100% compatible with AMD CPU AM2+ Phenom II x4 920 Black Edition (Quad Core)and allow it to fully work with all the functions?

Answer by stevenl on Saturday, July 25, 2009
According to the Asus CPU support list for this motherboard, the Phenom II X4 920 is supported.

Question  Crossfire by Mike

Does this mother board support Crossfire

Answer by stevenl on Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Question  Diferences by evolva13

Hi could you tell me the difference between this board and the M4A79T Deluxe as they look pretty much identical...


Answer by stevenl on Thursday, April 30, 2009
The M4A79T Deluxe uses DDR3 RAM, while this motherboard uses DDR2.