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CPU support summary

Core:
Agena, Brisbane,
Callisto, Deneb, Heka,
Kuma, Lima, Manila,
Orleans, Propus, Rana,
Regor, Sargas, Sparta,
Thuban, Toliman,
Windsor
Technology (micron):
0.045, 0.065, 0.09
Cores / Threads:
1 - 6
Frequency (MHz):
1800 - 3400
L3 cache (KB):
2048 - 6144
TDP (Watt):
45 - 140.8

ASUS M3A78-CM motherboard specifications

Form factor:micro-ATX
9.6" x 9.6" / 24.4 cm x 24.4 cm
CPU socket type:Socket AM2+
Chipset:AMD 780V/SB700
Motherboard features:CrashFree BIOS 3
EZ Flash 2
Express Gate
MyLogo 2
Q-Fan
Overclocking features:CPU Parameter Recall
Overclocking Protection
Stepless Frequency Selection
Memory:Dual-channel
LAN:Gigabit x 1
BIOS:AMI BIOS
Expansion slots:PCI x 2
PCIe x1 x 1
PCIe x16 x 1
Internal connectors:ATX 12V Power (4-pin) x 1
Chassis Intrusion x 1
FDD x 1
IDE x 1
SATA x 6
Serial x 1
System Panel x 1
Rear panel ports:8-channel Audio
DVI x 1
RJ45 x 1
USB 2.0/1.1 x 6
VGA x 1
Included accessories:FDD cable(s) x 1
I/O Shield x 1
SATA cable(s) x 1
SATA power cable(s) x 1
UltraDMA 133/100/66 cable(s) x 1
User manual x 1

NOTE: specifications are not complete

ASUS M3A78-CM CPU compatibility list

FeaturesBIOSPCBNotes
AMD Athlon 64
3200+, CN 512K 62W0405Any 
3500+, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.G, 512K, DE0405Any 
3800+, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.G, 512K, DE0405Any 
3800+, CW 512K 62W0405Any 
3800+, SocketAM2, 62W, rev.F3, 512K, DH0405Any 
4000+, SocketAM2, 62W, rev.F3, 512K, DH0405Any 
LE-1600, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.F3, 1M, DH0405Any 
LE-1620, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.F3, 1M, DH0405Any 
LE-1640, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.G2, 512K, DP0405Any 
LE-1640, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.F3, 1M, DH0405Any 
LE-1660, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.G2, 512K, DP0405Any 
AMD Athlon 64 FX
62, CS 1MBx2 125W0405Any 
AMD Athlon 64 X2
3600+, SocketAM2, rev.G, 65W, 1 MB, DD0405Any 
4000+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G, 1 MB, DD0405Any 
4200+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G1, 512Kx2, DD0405Any 
4200+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G2, 512Kx2, DO0405Any 
4400+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G, 1 MB, DD0405Any 
4400+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G2, 1 MB, DO0405Any 
4400+, 1 MB, Rev. G2, 65W, Socket AM2, ADO4400IAA5DU0603Any 
4600+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G2, 1M, DO0405Any 
4800+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G, 1 MB, DD0405Any 
4800+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G2, 1 MB, DO0405Any 
5000+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.F3, 1 MB, CZ0405Any 
5000+, CS 1MB 89W0405Any 
5000+, SocketAM2, 89W, rev.F3, 1 MB, CZ0405Any 
5000+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G, 1 MB, DD0405Any 
5000+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G2, 1 MB, DS0405Any 
5000+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G2, 1 MB, DO0405Any 
5050+, 1 MB, Rev. G2, 45W, Socket AM2, ADH5050IAA5DO0801Any 
5200+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.F3, 2 MB, CZ0405Any 
5200+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G, 1 MB, DD0405Any 
5200+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G2, 1 MB, DO0405Any 
5200+, SocketAM2, 89W, rev.F3, 2 MB, CZ0405Any 
5400+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G2, 1M, DS0405Any 
5400+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G2, 1M, DO0405Any 
5400+, SocketAM2, 89W, rev.F3, 1M, CZ0405Any 
5600+, SocketAM2, 89W, rev.F3, 2 MB, CZ0405Any 
5600+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G2, 1 MB, DO0405Any 
5600+, SocketAM2, 89W, rev.G2, 2 MB, DO0405Any 
5800+, SocketAM2, rev.G2, 2 MB, DO0405Any 
6000+, SocketAM2, 89W, rev.G2, 1 MB, DO0603Any 
6000+, SocketAM2, 125W, rev.F3, 2 MB, CZ0405Any 
6000+, SocketAM2, 89W, rev.F3, 2 MB, CZ0405Any 
6400+, SocketAM2, 125W, rev.F3, 2 MB, CZ0405Any 
6500+, 2.3 GHz, 1 MB, Rev. B3, 95W, Socket AM2, AD6500WCJ2BGH0603Any 
AMD Athlon II X2
215, 2.7 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C2, 65W, Socket AM3, ADX215OCK22GQ20031.01G 
235e, 2.7 GHz, 1 MB L2, Rev. C2, 45W, Socket AM3, AD235EHDK23GQ19031.01G 
240, 2.8 GHz, 1 MB L2, Rev. C2, 65W, Socket AM3, ADX240OCK23GQ16031.01G 
240e, 2.8 GHz, 1 MB L2, Rev. C2, 45W, Socket AM3, AD240EHDK23GQ19031.01G 
245, 2.9 GHz, 1 MB L2, Rev. C2, 65W, Socket AM3, ADX245OCK23GQ06021.00G 
245, 2.9 GHz, 1 MB L2, Rev. C2, 65W, Socket AM3, ADX245OCK23GM2201Any 
250, 3 GHz, 1 MB L2, Rev. C2, 65W, Socket AM3, ADX250OCK23GQ16031.01G 
250, 3 GHz, 1 MB L2, Rev. C3, 65W, Socket AM3, ADX250OCK23GM2201Any 
255, 3.1 GHz, 1 MB L2, Rev. C2, 65W, Socket AM3, ADX255OCK23GQ2003Any 
255, 3.1 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 65W, Socket AM3, ADX255OCK23GM2201Any 
270, 3.4 GHz, 1 MB L2, Rev. C3, 65W, Socket AM3, ADX270OCK23GM2801Any 
AMD Athlon II X3
400e, 2.2 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C2, 45W, Socket AM3, AD400EHDK32GI16031.01G 
405e, 2.3 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C2, 45W, Socket AM3, AD405EHDK32GI16031.01G 
405e, 2.3 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 45W, Socket AM3, AD405EHDK32GM2201Any 
425, 2.7 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C2, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX425WFK32GI19031.01G 
435, 2.9 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C2, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX435WFK32GI19031.01G 
435, 2.9 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX435WFK32GM2101Any 
440, 3 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX440WFK32GM2101Any 
445, 3.1 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX445WFK32GM2101Any 
450, 3.2 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX450WFK32GM2801Any 
455, 3.3 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX455WFK32GM2801Any 
AMD Athlon II X4
600e, 2.2 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C2, 45W, Socket AM3, AD600EHDK42GI16031.01G 
605e, 2.3 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C2, 45W, Socket AM3, AD605EHDK42GI16031.01G 
605e, 2.3 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 45W, Socket AM3, AD605EHDK42GM2201Any 
620, 2.6 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C2, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX620WFK42GI19031.01G 
620, 2.6 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX620WFK42GI19031.01G 
630, 2.8 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX630WFK42GI19031.01G 
630, 2.8 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX630WFK42GM2101Any 
635, 2.9 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX635WFK42GM2101Any 
640, 3 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX640WFK42GM2101Any 
650, 3.2 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 95W, Socket AM3, ADX650WFK42GM2801Any 
AMD Athlon X2
4050e, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.G2, 1M, DO0405Any 
4450e, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.G2, 1M, DO0405Any 
4850e, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.G2, 1M, DO0405Any 
5000, 1 MB, Rev. C2, 65W, Socket AM2+, AD5000ODJ22GI20031.01G 
5000, 1 MB, Rev. C2, 65W, Socket AM2+, AD5000OGJ22GI2101Any 
5000+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G2, 1 MB, DU0603Any 
5050e, 1 MB, Rev. G2, 45W, Socket AM2, ADH5050IAA5DO0801Any 
7450+, 2.4 GHz, 2 MB, Rev. B3, 95W, Socket AM2+, AD7450WCJ2BGH1003Any 
7550+, 2.5 GHz, 2 MB, Rev. B3, 95W, Socket AM2+, AD7550WCJ2BGH1003Any 
7750+, 2.7 GHz, 2 MB, Rev. B3, 95W, Socket AM2+, AD775ZWCJ2BGH1003Any 
7750+, 2.7 GHz, 2 MB, Rev. B3, 95W, Socket AM2+, AD7750WCJ2BGH13021.01G 
7850+, 2.8 GHz, 2 MB, Rev. B3, 95W, Socket AM2+, AD785ZWCJ2BGH13021.01G 
BE-2300, SocketAM2, rev.G1, 45W, 1M, DD0405Any 
BE-2300, SocketAM2, rev.G2, 45W, 1M, DO0405Any 
BE-2350, SocketAM2, rev.G1, 45W, 1M, DD0405Any 
BE-2350, SocketAM2, rev.G2, 45W, 1M, DO0405Any 
BE-2400, SocketAM2, rev.G2, 45W, 1M, DO0405Any 
AMD Phenom II X2
545, 3 GHz, Rev. C2, 80W, Socket AM3, Dual-Core, HDX545WFK2DGI16031.01G 
545, 3 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 80W, Socket AM3, HDX545WFK2DGM20031.01G 
550, 3.1 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 80W, Socket AM3, HDX550WFK2DGM20031.01G 
550, 3.1 GHz, Rev. C2, 80W, Socket AM3, Dual-Core, HDZ550WFK2DGI16031.01G 
555, 3.2 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 80W, Socket AM3, HDZ555WFK2DGM2003Any 
560, 3.3 GHz, 512 KB L2, Rev. C3, 80W, Socket AM3, HDZ560WFK2DGM2801Any 
AMD Phenom II X3
700e, 2.4 GHz, Rev. C2, 65W, Socket AM3, Triple-Core, HD700EOCK3DGI16031.01G 
705e, 2.5 GHz, Rev. C2, 65W, Socket AM3, Triple-Core, HD705EOCK3DGI06021.00G 
710, 2.6 GHz, Rev. C2, 95W, Socket AM3, Triple-Core, HDX710WFK3DGI1201Any 
715, 2.8 GHz, Rev. C2, 95W, Socket AM2+, Triple-Core, HDZ715WCJ3DGI16031.01G 
720, 2.8 GHz, Rev. C2, 95W, Socket AM3, Triple-Core, HDZ720WFK3DGI1201Any 
720, 2.8 GHz, Rev. C2, 95W, Socket AM3, Triple-Core, HDX720WFK3DGI16031.01G 
740, 3 GHz, Rev. C2, 95W, Socket AM3, Triple-Core, HDZ740WFK3DGI16031.01G 
AMD Phenom II X4
805, 2.5 GHz, Rev. C2, 95W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HDX805WFK4FGI1201Any 
810, 2.6 GHz, Rev. C2, 95W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HDX810WFK4FGI 1003 
820, 2.8 GHz, Rev. C2, 95W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HDX820WFK4FGI16031.01G 
900e, 2.4 GHz, Rev. C2, 65W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HD900EOCK4DGI05021.01G 
905e, 2.5 GHz, Rev. C2, 65W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HD905EOCK4DGI16031.01G 
910, 2.6 GHz, Rev. C2, 95W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HDX910WFK4DGI 1201 
920, 2.8 GHz, Rev. C2, 125W, Socket AM2+, Quad-Core, HDX920XCJ4DGI1003Any 
925, 2.8 GHz, Rev. C2, 95W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HDX925WFK4DGI1302Any 
925, 2.8 GHz, Rev. C3, 95W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HDX925WFK4DGM21011.01G 
940, 3 GHz, Rev. C2, 125W, Socket AM2+, Quad-Core, HDZ940XCJ4DGI1003Any 
945, 3 GHz, Rev. C2, 125W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HDX945FBK4DGI1603Any 
945, 3 GHz, 2 MB L2, Rev. C3, 95W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HDX945WFK4DGM21011.01G 
955, 3.2 GHz, Rev. C2, 125W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HDX955FBK4DGI19031.01G 
955, 3.2 GHz, Rev. C2, 125W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HDZ955FBK4DGI1603Any 
955, 3.2 GHz, Rev. C3, 125W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HDZ955FBK4DGM2101Any 
965, 3.4 GHz, Rev. C2, 140W, Socket AM3, Quad-Core, HDZ965FBK4DGI19031.01G 
AMD Phenom II X6
1035T, 2.6 GHz, Rev. E0, 95W, Socket AM3, 6-Core, HDT35TWFK6DGR2501Any 
1055T, 2.8 GHz, Rev. E0, 125W, Socket AM3, 6-Core, HDT55TFBK6DGR2501Any 
1055T, 2.8 GHz, Rev. E0, 125W, Socket AM3, 6-Core, HDT55TWFK6DGR2501Any 
1055T, 2.8 GHz, Rev. E0, 95W, Socket AM3, 6-Core, HDT55TWFK6DGR2501Any 
1090T, 3.2 GHz, Rev. E0, 125W, Socket AM3, 6-Core, HDT90ZFBK6DGR2501Any 
AMD Phenom X3
8250, HD8250ODJ3BGH, Triple-Core, 1.9 GHz, 95W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
8250e, HD8250ODJ3BGH, Triple-Core, 1.9 GHz, 65W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
8400, HD8400WCJ3BGD, Triple-Core, 2.1 GHz, 95W, rev. B2, SocketAM2+0405Any 
8450, HD8450WCJ3BGH, Triple-Core, 2.1 GHz, 95W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
8450, HD8450ODJ3BGH, Triple-Core, 2.1 GHz, 95W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
8450e, HD8450ODJ3BGH, Triple-Core, 2.1 GHz, 65W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
8550, HD8550WCJ3BGH, Triple-Core, 2.2 GHz, 95W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
8600, HD8600WCJ3BGD, Triple-Core, 2.3 GHz, 95W, rev. B2, SocketAM2+0405Any 
8650, HD8650WCJ3BGH, Triple-Core, 2.3 GHz, 95W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
8750, HD875ZWCJ3BGH, Triple-Core, 2.4 GHz, 95W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0603Any 
8750, HD8750WCJ3BGH, Triple-Core, 2.4 GHz, 95W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
8850, HD8850WCJ3BGH, Triple-Core, 2.4 GHz, 95W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0801Any 
AMD Phenom X4
995Z, HD995ZXAJ4BGH, Quad-Core, 2.6 GHz, 125W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0601Any 
9100e, HD910OBJ4BGD, Quad-Core, 1.8 GHz, 65W, rev. B2, SocketAM2+0405Any 
9150, HD9150ODJ4BGH, Quad-Core, 1.8 GHz, 65W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0603Any 
9150e, HD9150ODJ4BGH, Quad-Core, 1.8 GHz, 65W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
9350, HD9350ODJ4BGH, Quad-Core, 2 GHz, 65W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0603Any 
9350e, HD9350ODJ4BGH, Quad-Core, 2 GHz, 65W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
9450, HD9450ODJ4BGH, Quad-Core, 2.1 GHz, 65W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0803Any 
9500, HD9500WCJ4BGD, Quad-Core, 2.2 GHz, 95W, rev. B2, SocketAM2+0405Any 
9550, HD9550WCJ4BGH, Quad-Core, 2.2 GHz, 95W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
9600, HD9600WCJ4BGD, Quad-Core, 2.3 GHz, 95W, rev. B2, SocketAM2+0405Any 
9650, HD9650WCJ4BGH, Quad-Core, 2.3 GHz, 95W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
9750, HD9750XAJ4BGH, Quad-Core, 2.4 GHz, 125W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
9750, HD9750WCJ4BGH, Quad-Core, 2.4 GHz, 95W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
9850, HD985ZXAJ4BGH, Quad-Core, 2.5 GHz, 125W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0405Any 
9850, Rev. B3, Socket AM2+, Quad-Core, HD9850WCJ4BGH0803Any 
9950, HD995ZXAJ4BGH, Quad-Core, 2.6 GHz, 125W, rev. B3, SocketAM2+0603Any 
9950, 2.6 GHz, Rev. B3, 140W, Socket AM2+, Quad-Core, HD995ZFAJ4BGH0405Any 
AMD Sempron
140, 2.7 GHz, 1 MB L2, Rev. C2, 45W, Socket AM3, SDX140HBK13GQ20031.01G 
2100+, SocketAM2, 65W, rev.G2, 512K, DO0405Any 
2300+, SocketAM2, rev.G2, 512K, DO0405Any 
3600+, CN 256K 62W0405Any 
LE-1100, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.G1, 256K, DE0405Any 
LE-1150, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.G1, 256K, DE0405Any 
LE-1200, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.G2, 512K, DE0405Any 
LE-1200, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.G2, 512K, DP0603Any 
LE-1250, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.G2, 512K, DP0405Any 
LE-1300, SocketAM2, 45W, rev.G2, 512K, DP0405Any 

To determine part numbers for the ASUS M3A78-CM motherboard we used best guess approach based on CPU model, frequency and features. In some cases our guess may be incorrect or incomplete. Please always verify part numbers before committing to buying the CPU.


Comments

There is 1 comment posted

Memory

2009-07-03 11:38:11
Posted by: Steve C

This motherboard is so selective about memory its untrue. Dont use ASUS website, as its outdated. Use the memory manufacturers site, for updated info.
Also, the bios needs checking, as the memory might be good memory, but if the settings are not set properly, the board will NOT boot.

Last updated: Mar 04, 2012