There is one motherboard again which full support by AMD chipset 785G, J & W provides A785GMT Extreme Series. This product is still use CPU AM2+ socket but has a DDR3 DIMM in their system. Mirco ATX is a size of this product, it looks really small comparing others.
The equipment components of JW-A785GMT extreme is enough complete except for PCI Express x16 slot is only available for one slot, but can definitely control Hybrid Crossfire fully. For the main memory of this AMD motherboard, J&W has already used a new technology, there are 4 slot DIMM for DDR3 memory with 16 GB for maximum slots and 4 GB for each slot.
For the storage device, the JW A785GMT extreme provides 6 slot of SATAII and can also control the RAID function. Whereas for expansion available for 2 PCI and a PCIe x1. The cooling system of this motherboard is really awesome for me, eventually it uses solid capacitor which spread over all sectors. In conclusion, JW-A785GMT EXTREME resistant to heat and long-lived.
Heatsink of this AMD motherboard has used heatpipe and protect all heat source including MOSFET and each chipset. Unfortenatelly,with complete cooling system, micro-ATX product from J&W only has 5 unit CPU power phase. it is not enough when you need more power.
This motherboard is integrated with ATI radeon HD 4200 DX 10,1 graphics with 128 DDR3 sideport memory. For Audio This AMD motherboard uses integrated ATI RS690 HDMI AMD RS880 chipset, high quality definiton audio controller. Integrated LAN uses Realtek RTL8168D/8111D family PCI-E Gigabyte ethernet NIC.
The total performance of JW-A785GMT EXTREME AMD motherboard is only 86%. But it has a high score in sintetic test PCMark Vantage Harddisk in 100%. here is the total scores of each test :
- Total Performance : 86%
- Equipments : 62%
- OverClock : 75%
- Energy Saving (97 Watt) : 71%
- Handling : 73%
The price of JW-A785GMT EXTREME motherboard is about 105$