Gigabyte A520M DS3H AMD Motherboard

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Gigabyte A520M DS3H AMD Motherboard

Product Id: 02.02.018.336

Regular Price  9,980
Special Price  9,200

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Gigabyte A520M DS3H
CPU Sockets - AM4
Chipset - AMD A520
Memory Channel - Dual Channel
Graphic - Integrated AMD Radeon Graphics

General

Model
Gigabyte A520M DS3H
Chipset
AMD A520
Form Factor
Micro ATX
Warranty
3 year
Country Of Origin
Taiwan
Made in/ Assemble
China

Compatibility

Sockets Supported
AM4
Supported CPU
AMD Ryzen 5000 Series/ 3rd Generation AMD Ryzen with Radeon Graphics
Supported Operating System
Windows 10

Memory Support

Memory Type
DDR4
Memory MHz
AMD Ryzen 5000 series (4266(O.C.) / 4000(O.C.) / 3866(O.C.) / 3800(O.C.) / 3733(O.C.) / 3600(O.C.) / 3466(O.C.) / 3400(O.C.) / 3333(O.C.) / 3300(O.C.) / 3200 / 2933 / 2667 / 2400 / 2133MHz), AMD Ryzen 3rd Gen (4400(O.C.) / 4000(O.C.) / 3600(O.C.) / 3333(O.C.) / 3200 / 2933 / 2667 / 2400 / 2133MHz), AMD Ryzen 3rd Gen with Radeon Graphics (4733(O.C.) / 4600(O.C.) / 4400(O.C.) / 4000(O.C.) / 3600(O.C.) / 3333(O.C.) / 3200 / 2933 / 2667 / 2400 / 2133MHz)
Memory Channel
Dual
Memory Slot
4
Memory Max.
128GB

Graphics

Graphics
Integrated AMD Radeon Graphics
Multi-GPU Support
No
PCI Express Slot
1 x PCI Express x16 slot, 2 x PCI Express x1 slots
CrossFire Support
No
Sli Support
No

Storage

Storage Interface
6.0Gb/s
M.2/SSD Expansion Slot
1
SATA Port
4
Raid Support
0, 1, 10

Network & Connectivity

LAN Chipset
Realtek GbE
LAN Speed (Mbps)
100/1000

Ports

USB Port
5 x USB 3.2 Gen 1, 3 x USB 2.0
DVI Port
1
HDMI Port
1

Audio

Audio Chipset.
Realtek ALC887 codec
Audio Channel
2/4/5.1/7.1

Bios Information

BIOS Type
1 x 128 Mbit flash
BIOS Model
AMI UEFI BIOS
BIOS Version
PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.7, WfM 2.0, SM BIOS 2.7, ACPI 5.0

Additional Info

Brand
Gigabyte
WiFi
No
Bluetooth
No
FireWire
No
TPM Port
Yes
COM Port
No
RGB Support
Yes
RGB Sync
RGB FUSION 2.0
RGB Connector
1 x RGB LED strip header
Feature
AMD A520 Motherboard with Pure Digital VRM Solution, High Quality Audio, GIGABYTE Gaming LAN with Bandwidth Management, PCIe 3.0 x4 M.2, RGB FUSION 2.0, Smart Fan 5, Q-Flash Plus, Supports 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen Processors, Dual Channel ECC/ Non-ECC Unbuffered DDR4, 4 DIMMs, 5+3 Phases Pure Digital VRM Solution with Low RDS(on) MOSFETs, Ultra-Fast NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 M.2 Connector, GIGABYTE Exclusive 8118 Gaming LAN with Bandwidth Management, HDMI, DVI-D, Display Ports for Multiple Display, RGB FUSION 2.0 Supports Addressable LED & RGB LED Strips, Smart Fan 5 Features Multiple Temperature Sensors, Hybrid Fan Headers with FAN STOP, Q-Flash Plus Update BIOS without Installing the CPU, Memory and Graphics Card
Others
iTE I/O Controller Chip, 1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse port 1, 1 x DisplayPort, 1 x RJ-45 port, 3 x audio jacks, 1 x front panel header, 1 x front panel audio header, 1 x Trusted Platform Module (TPM) header (2x6 pin, for the GC-TPM2.0_S module only), 1 x serial port header, 1 x Clear CMOS jumper, 1 x Q-Flash Plus button, 1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector, 1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector, 1 x CPU fan header, 2 x system fan headers, 1 x addressable LED strip header, 1 x RGB LED strip header

Details

Gigabyte A520M DS3H

                                    

AMD A520 Motherboard with Pure Digital VRM Solution, High-Quality Audio, GIGABYTE Gaming LAN with Bandwidth Management, PCIe 3.0 x4 M.2, RGB FUSION 2.0, Smart Fan 5, Q-Flash Plus

  • Supports AMD Ryzen 5000 Series/ 3rd Gen Ryzen and 3rd Gen Ryzen with Radeon Graphics Processors
  • Dual Channel ECC/ Non-ECC Unbuffered DDR4, 4 DIMMs
  • 5+3 Phases Pure Digital VRM Solution with Low RDS(on) MOSFETs
  • Ultra-Fast NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 M.2 Connector
  • GIGABYTE Exclusive 8118 Gaming LAN with Bandwidth Management
  • HDMI, DVI-D, Display Ports for Multiple Display
  • RGB FUSION 2.0 Supports Addressable LED & RGB LED Strips
  • Smart Fan 5 Features Multiple Temperature Sensors, Hybrid Fan Headers with FAN STOP
  • Q-Flash Plus Update BIOS without Installing the CPU, Memory and Graphics Card

5+3 Phases Pure Digital VRM Solution with Low RDS(on) MOSFETs

GIGABYTE UD series motherboards use a 5+3 phases pure digital PWM + Low RDS(on) MOSFETs design to support the 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen™ CPUs by offering incredible precision in delivering power to the motherboard's most power-hungry and energy-sensitive components as well as delivering enhanced system performance and ultimate hardware scalability.
 

 

Benefits of Low RDS(on) MOSFETs

‧ Optimized gate charge to minimize switching losses.
‧ Lower temperature, smaller size, better thermal characteristics.

NVMe PCIe Gen3 x4 M.2 Connector

GIGABYTE Motherboards are focused on delivering M.2 technology to enthusiasts who want to maximize their system’s potential.

Exclusive Realtek 8118 Gaming LAN

High Speed Gigabit LAN with Automatic Bandwidth Allocation

Realtek 8118 LAN is a high performance and friendly network chip for gaming players with automatic bandwidth allocation to ensure the highest network priority of the game or application. It can provide users the most comprehensive features and the fastest and smoothest Internet experience.

Program On Top Gets Highest Priority


 

Real-Time Network Monitoring

 

HDMI 2.1 for 4K / 60P / 21:9 / HDCP 2.3 Support

HDMI 2.1, which is backwards compatible with HDMI 2.0/ 1.4 and offering 48 Gb/s of bandwidth – twice times more than previous generation. This unlocks the potential for users to transfer multiple video streams, as well as a native cinematic 21:9 ratio (which most movies are shot in), Full HDR and HDCP 2.3 support, to offer the best visual experience for viewers.

 

Smart Fan 5

With Smart Fan 5 users can ensure that their gaming PC can maintain its performance while staying cool. Smart Fan 5 allows users to interchange their fan headers to reflect different thermal sensors at different locations on the motherboard. Not only that, with Smart Fan 5 more hybrid fan headers that support both PWM and Voltage mode fans have been introduced to make the motherboard more liquid cooling friendly.

 

Fan Connectors

Internal Temperature Sensors

Different models have different number of fan pin headers and temperature sensors. Smart Fan 5 function may vary by model.

 

Temperature Sensors

 

Hybrid Fan Headers

■ 5 Temperature Sensors
■ 3 Fan Pin Headers
■ All Fan Pin Headers Upgraded to Hybrid Fan Headers
■ Interoperable Fans and Sensors
■ Intuitive UI for Fan Control

 

Brand - Gigabyte, Model - Gigabyte A520M DS3H, CPU Sockets - AM4, Chipset - AMD A520, Supported CPU - AMD Ryzen 5000 Series/ 3rd Generation AMD Ryzen with Radeon Graphics, Memory Type - DDR4, Memory MHz - AMD Ryzen 5000 series (4266(O.C.) / 4000(O.C.) / 3866(O.C.) / 3800(O.C.) / 3733(O.C.) / 3600(O.C.) / 3466(O.C.) / 3400(O.C.) / 3333(O.C.) / 3300(O.C.) / 3200 / 2933 / 2667 / 2400 / 2133MHz), AMD Ryzen 3rd Gen (4400(O.C.) / 4000(O.C.) / 3600(O.C.) / 3333(O.C.) / 3200 / 2933 / 2667 / 2400 / 2133MHz), AMD Ryzen 3rd Gen with Radeon Graphics (4733(O.C.) / 4600(O.C.) / 4400(O.C.) / 4000(O.C.) / 3600(O.C.) / 3333(O.C.) / 3200 / 2933 / 2667 / 2400 / 2133MHz), Memory Channel - Dual Channel, Memory Slot - 4, Memory Max. - 128GB, Optane Memory Support - No, Graphic - Integrated AMD Radeon Graphics, Multi-GPU Support - No, PCI Express Slot - 1 x PCI Express x16 slot, 2 x PCI Express x1 slots, Storage Interface - 6Gb/s, M.2 Slot - 1 x M.2 (M key type 2242/2260/2280 PCIe 3.0 x4/x2), LAN Chipset - Realtek GbE, LAN Speed (Mbps) - 100/1000, Audio Chipset - Realtek ALC887 codec, Audio Channel - 2/4/5.1/7.1, Wi-Fi - No, Bluetooth - No, USB Port - 5 x USB 3.2 Gen 1, 3 x USB 2.0,, VGA Port - No, DVI Port - 1, HDMI Port - 1, DisplayPort (DP) - No, IDE Port - No, SATA Port - 4, BIOS Type - 1 x 128 Mbit flash, BIOS Model - AMI UEFI BIOS, BIOS Version - PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.7, WfM 2.0, SM BIOS 2.7, ACPI 5.0, FireWire - No, CrossFire Support - No, Sli Support - No, RaidSupport - 0, 1, 10, Thunderbolt - No, TPM Port - Yes, COM Port - No, RGB Support - Yes, RGB Sync - RGB FUSION 2.0, RGB Connector - 1 x RGB LED strip header, Form Factor - Micro ATX, Supported Operating System - Windows 10, Special Features - AMD A520 Motherboard with Pure Digital VRM Solution, High Quality Audio, GIGABYTE Gaming LAN with Bandwidth Management, PCIe 3.0 x4 M.2, RGB FUSION 2.0, Smart Fan 5, Q-Flash Plus, Supports 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen Processors, Dual Channel ECC/ Non-ECC Unbuffered DDR4, 4 DIMMs, 5+3 Phases Pure Digital VRM Solution with Low RDS(on) MOSFETs, Ultra-Fast NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 M.2 Connector, GIGABYTE Exclusive 8118 Gaming LAN with Bandwidth Management, HDMI, DVI-D, Display Ports for Multiple Display, RGB FUSION 2.0 Supports Addressable LED & RGB LED Strips, Smart Fan 5 Features Multiple Temperature Sensors, Hybrid Fan Headers with FAN STOP, Q-Flash Plus Update BIOS without Installing the CPU, Memory and Graphics Card, Others - iTE I/O Controller Chip, 1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse port 1, 1 x DisplayPort, 1 x RJ-45 port, 3 x audio jacks, 1 x front panel header, 1 x front panel audio header, 1 x Trusted Platform Module (TPM) header (2x6 pin, for the GC-TPM2.0_S module only), 1 x serial port header, 1 x Clear CMOS jumper, 1 x Q-Flash Plus button, 1 x 24-pin ATX main power connector, 1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector, 1 x CPU fan header, 2 x system fan headers, 1 x addressable LED strip header, Warranty - 3 Year, Country of Origin - Taiwan, Made in/ Assemble - China

Whether you build a new PC or upgrade the existing one, the motherboard is the most vital component to choose when you have already picked the processor of your choice.
 

It is important to keep a few things in mind while purchasing the mainboard: 


Pick up the Right Socket: You can single out a great CPU from either Intel or AMD, but whatever CPU you choose, make sure your mainboard has the right socket for the selected CPU. The latest mainstream AMD chips use AM4 sockets while current Intel 9th Gen Core CPUs require LGA 1151v2 sockets.


Motherboard Sizes: Motherboards typically come in three sizes from largest to smallest: ATX, Micro-ATX, and Mini-ATX motherboards. ATX motherboards offer the highest number of RAM and expansion slots. If you are looking for a budget build, you can use a smaller chassis with the micro or mini boards, but you'll have to settle for fewer PCIe slots, RAM banks, and other connectors.
 

Number of RAM Slots: Most mainstream boards these days have four RAM slots, although Mini-ITX models often have just two, and high-end boards frequently offer eight. The amount of slots, of course, limits the amount of RAM you can install.
 

Motherboard ports: It’s essential to check the I/O area on a motherboard to make sure it has the external connection options you need. You may need more USB 3 ports while others may want more audio ports. Among the most common ports, there are USB 3, USB 2, audio, USB type C, USB 3.1 Gen1 and Gen2, HDMI, Display port, PS/2 and Thunderbolt 3 ports. Ports one probably want the most are USB 2 and USB 3 Gen1 ports, as the first one is perfect for keyboard, mouse, and many other devices and the later one work with most peripherals. USB 3.1 Gen2 and USB Type-C ports will come handy in the near future, although most peripherals do not support this standard yet.
 

Motherboard Chipsets: CPU mainly dictates the compatible chipset options. For Intel motherboards, one can choose from the cheaper options that can’t be overclocked or the expensive ones that can. Chipset with the letter 'Z' in the name has the overclocking feature and chipsets with letters 'B', 'H', 'Q'… do not come with this particular feature.

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