Press release - Taipei - May 15, 2015
BIOSTAR’s newest board, based on the AMD A68 series chipset, the Hi-Fi A68U3P, comes with 4k video support and Super LAN Surge Protection. The Hi-Fi A68U3P is based on the AMD FM2+ socket design that will support AMD Multi-Core (x4, x2) socket FM2+/FM2 processors AMD A-series/ E2-series processors all in a Micro ATX form factor along with USB 3.0 and SATA3.
The Hi-Fi A68U3P has 3 PCI slots and 2 DIMM slots supporting up to 32Gb of DDR3 ram and uses the newest SATA 6Gb/s bus which is twice the speed of current SATA 3G connections with 6 SATA connectors along with USB 3.0. In addition to the latest PCI technology support there is also a legacy PCI slot that will accept older devices for systems that still need them.
Super LAN Surge Protection provides the LAN port with more advanced antistatic protection capabilities by adding an integrated chip to strengthen electrical stability and prevent damage from lightning strikes and electrical surges. BIOSTAR’s SLSP (Super LAN Surge Protection) series motherboards upgrade the existing system protection standards with up to four times the protection compared to other board designs.
There is also support for AMD Dual Graphics Technology, as well as support for full HDMI 3D 1080p and the new 4K2K resolution which enables high-definition image displays with four times the resolution of typical HD. The 4K2K display faithfully expresses bright, highly detailed content that fills the entire screen with lifelike images. Connectivity with PCs is via a single HDMI cable for displaying the 4K2K data.
The Hi-Fi A68U3P will have an MSRP of US$49.