Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has announced the first details of its upcoming FM1 Socket based Motherboards which will support AMD’s A-Series APU (Accelerated Processing Units). ECS is manufacturing three motherboards for the upcoming A-Series Llano Processors which consist of ECS Black Deluxe A75F-A, and ECS mainstream series A75F-M and A75F-M2 motherboards, An A-Series APU codenamed “A8-3530MX” has already been detailed which you can view here.
All motherboards feature support for the latest AMD A-Series APU with AMD Hudson D3 chipset and AMD FM-1 socket. ECS Black Deluxe A75F-A is an ATX board which consists of 1 PCI-e x16 slots, 4 x DDR3 Dimm slots while connectivity ports include 4 USB 3.0, 5 Sata 6.0Gb/s and 8 Channel Audio port. The board features high quality durability as it passed through a 50C torture test. Display ports include HDMI/DVI/D-Sub.
The ECS A75F-M and A75F-M2 motherboards are Micro-ATX Form Factor boards with M consisting of 4 DDR3 slots while M2 consists of only two. Both boards include single PCI-e x 16 slots, Connectivity ports of 4 USB 3.0 and 6 Sata 6.0GBps are included too. The M variant comes with a 8 Way Audio port, M2 comes with 6 way audio port. Display connectivity remains same which includes HDMI/DVI/D-Sub.
All motherboards would come with DX11 and UDV3 Graphics which would be embedded on the APU itself. These will consist of a Radeon HD 66** series Graphics chipset with Turbo Core feature to allow for auto boost in the core clock. Other features include EZ Charger/eDLU/eBLU/MIB III and anti-static (ESD) protect for the ease of usage.
A couple of new AMD Llano Fusion chips have already been detailed which you can view here.