Gigabyte GA- 990FXA-UD3
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Release Period- Sep-2011
Gigabyte GA- 990FXA-UD3 Review

The 990FXA-UD3 motherboard is designed to offer a stable, high-speed platform for delivering amazingly fast data transfer via the GIGABYTE 333 onboard acceleration technologies. Featuring the USB3.0 controller, AMD 900 series motherboards allow users to take advantage of super fast USB transfer rates of up to 5Gbps, delivering 10x faster data transfer compared to USB 2.0. Utilizing the industry's first Serial ATA Revision 3.0 solution via AMD SB950 chipset, GIGABYTE AMD 900 series motherboards offer native 6 ports of next generation high speed data storage devices support with data transfer speeds of up to 6 Gbps with RAID 0, 1, 5, 10. The AMD 900 series motherboards introduce a unique hardware design with lower resistance fuses for ensuring lower voltage drops and providing more stable and plentiful power delivery. All USB ports also benefit from a 3x power boost for better power delivery to power hungry USB devices.


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Gigabyte GA- 990FXA-UD3 Technical Specifications
CPU Make
Chipset
Form Factor
Total RAM
Total USB
Motherboard Details
AMD
AMD 990FX/SB950
ATX
Socket AM3+
32GB
14 USB slots
GPU Interface
GPU Onboard
SLI
Crossfire
Expansion Slots
Motherboard Graphics
PCIe v2.x
2 Nvidia SLI GPUs
2 AMD/ATI Crossfire GPUs
1 x PCI 32bit
2 x PCIe 2.0 x1
2 x PCIe 2.0 x4
2 x PCIe 2.0 x16
Memory Type
Memory Type(ECC)
Memory Channel
Memory Capacity
Memory Total
Memory Slots
Memory Speed
Motherboard Memory
4xDDR3
Non-ECC
Dual
32GB DDR3
32GB
4xDIMM
DDR3 1066Mhz, DDR3 1333Mhz, DDR3 1600Mhz, DDR3 1866Mhz,
SATA 1
SATA 2
SATA 3
SATA Speed
External SATA
HDD RAID
Motherboard SATA
6 x SATA 3
6Gb/s
2 x eSATA
Internal USB
Internal I/O
Internal I/O Connectors
3 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x 24 pin power connector
1 x 8 pin power connector
3 x fan header
Back Panel USB
Back Panel I/O
Back Panel Connectors
8 x USB 2.0
2 x USB 3.0
Line In connector
Mic In connector
Audio Input Output
PS/2 keyboard connector
PS/2 mouse connector
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Best MOBO Ever Tons Of Features At A Low Price

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Can't wait to get my other graphics card so I can get my first SLI setup!! I'll be using two R9 280s from Sapphire!

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its hard to break it to you but…. AMD Gpus are crossfire not SLI

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Plot Twist right there…CHAN CHAN CHAAAAAAAAAAAAAN!!!!!

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What rev version do i need for it to be able to use the fx8350 right out the box?

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my real question is aren't all processor limited by the speed of the front side bus and if so at what point dose the processor speed not matter because of bottle necking.

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is it compatible with R9 280x or GTX 760 Windforce?.

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is this mobo compatible with a gtx 660?

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Yes buddy this is compatible with all PCIe GFX cards, the GTX 660 included :)

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For the price 15000, is this better than MSI 970A-G46 for the price 9300 ??

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Beast at overclocking and SLI :)

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REAL BEAST

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Perfect motherboard ;)

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hey dude is your motherboard Gigabyte GA- 990FXA-UD3 REV.4.0 . .Cause I'm planing a new build an I want this board pair with my AMD FX 8320 which I already have. .

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I have revision 1.0 but its upgraded to bios F9 so my FX-8350 have no problem on this motherboard. Its cooling Corsair H70.

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