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The Gigabyte GA-H55M-S2 is a low-cost MicroATX sized motherboard that has a slot for LGA1156 CPUs.

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included software manages power saving effectively

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included software enables easy overclocking

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10/100/1000 Ethernet works without configuration, and needs no additional drivers

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system is very plug-and-play, no real advanced setup required

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onboard graphics will be adequate for almost any task

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limited video memory makes some Windows visual effects run slowly

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no USB 3 support available

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The Gigabyte GA-H55M-S2 is a low-cost MicroATX sized motherboard that has a slot for LGA1156 CPUs. This is similar in design to the Gigabyte GA-H55M-D2H, but it is scaled to support older processors including the Pentium series. This means that the memory is also slower, and requires overclocking to get to 1666 MHz. The support for ATI CrossFireX has also been removed, as the second PCI-E slot is scaled down to x1 speed. Other features remain the same, including onboard 7.1 channel high definition audio onboard and a 10/100/1000 Ethernet port built in. When using CPUs that include graphics processing a built in D-Sub port is made available. There are a total of 6 SATA connectors for various drives.

  • MicroATX Form Factor; 24.4cm x 21.0cm
  • Intel LGA1156 CPU slot, supports Intel Core i7, Intel Core i5, Intel Core i3, Intel Pentium processors
  • 2 x DDR3 DIMM sockets, up to 16GB
  • Dual channel memory architecture
  • Support for DDR3 1666 (O.C.)/1333/1066/800 MHz memory modules
  • Onboard audio: Realtek ALC888B, High Definition Audio, 2/ 4/ 5.1/ 7.1-channel
  • 10/100/1000 Ethernet, Realtek RTL8111E chip
  • 1 x PCI Express x16, 1 x PCI Express x1, 1 x PCI slots
  • 6 x SATA 3Gb/s connectors supporting up to 6 SATA 3Gb/s devices
  • Up to 12 USB 2.0/1.1 ports
  • PS/2 keyboard port, PS/2 mouse port, D-Sub port, 8 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports, RJ-45 port, 3 x audio jacks (Line In/Line Out/Microphone)
  • Support for Microsoft Windows 7/Vista/XP
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09/14/2013 03:49

It have not hdmi port which is a major problem i facing. How to overcome from it answer if any.

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