GIGABYTE AMD AM3+ “Black Socket” Motherboards Coming

- GIGABYTE First to Market with AM3+ “Black Socket” Motherboards -

-- Enabling Support for AMD Next Generation CPUs for Current AMD 800/700 Series Chipset Motherboards --

City of Industry, California, March, April 01 2011 – GIGABYTE INC., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards today announced a new line of 16 “Black Socket” motherboards previously unveiled at CeBIT 2011 that offer support for AMD’s next generation , 32nm AM3+ CPUs and are based on current generation AMD 800/700 series chipset-based motherboards.

Wanting to ensure users their motherboard is able to take advantage of all the performance enhancements that AMD’s upcoming AM3+ CPUs have to offer, GIGABYTE has equipped their entire line of AM3+ CPU ready motherboards with a new black colored socket, making it easy to spot for AM3+ support. In addition, GIGABYTE “Black Socket” series offer full backwards compatibility with AMD’s current generation AM3 socket CPUs, allowing for painless migration to the AM3+ CPUs when they become available.

GIGABYTE AM3+ “Black Socket” Series



890FXA-UD5 (Rev 3.1)


890GPA-UD3H (Rev 3.1)


880GA-UD3H (Rev 3.1)


880GM-USB3 (Rev 3.1)


880GM-USB3L (Rev 3.1)

~Coming Soon

870A-UD3 (Rev 3.1)


870A-USB3 (Rev 3.1)

MA770T-UD3 (Rev 3.1)


780T-USB3 (Rev 3.1)


~Coming Soon

78LMT-S2P (Rev 3.1)

~Coming Soon

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