Asus Prime A320M-E DDR4 AM4 Socket AMD Mainboard

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Asus Prime A320M-E DDR4 AM4 Socket AMD Mainboard

Product Id: 02.02.006.272

Regular Price  6,080
Special Price  5,900

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Quick Overview

Asus Prime A320M-E
CPU Sockets - AM4
Chipset - AMD A320
Memory Channel - Dual Channel

General

Model
Asus Prime A320M-E
Chipset
AMD A320
Form Factor
mATX
Warranty
3 year
Country Of Origin
Taiwan
Made in/ Assemble
China

Compatibility

Sockets Supported
AM4
Supported CPU
AMD Ryzen 1st/2nd/3rd Generation / Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics Processors & Athlon with Radeon Vega Graphics & 7th Generation A-series/Athlon X4 Processors
Supported Operating System
Windows 10 / 7

Memory Support

Memory Type
DDR4
Memory MHz
3200(O.C.)/ 3000(O.C.)/ 2933(O.C.)/ 2800(O.C.)/ 2666/ 2400/ 2133MHz
Memory Channel
Dual
Memory Slot
2
Memory Max.
64GB
Optane Memory Support
No

Graphics

Graphics
Integrated Graphics
Multi-GPU Support
No
PCI Express Slot
1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x16 mode) or 1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x8 mode) or 1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (max at x4 mode), 2 x PCIe 2.0 x1
CrossFire Support
No
Sli Support
No

Storage

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

Network & Connectivity

LAN Chipset
Realtek RTL8111H
LAN Speed (Mbps)
10/100/1000

Ports

USB Port
1 x USB3.1 Gen 2, 5 x USB3.1 Gen 1, 2 x USB2.0
VGA Port
1
DVI Port
1
HDMI Port
1

Audio

Audio Chipset.
Realtek ALC887
Audio Channel
8

Bios Information

BIOS Type
1 x 128 Mbit Flash ROM
BIOS Model
UEFI AMI BIOS
BIOS Version
PnP,WfM2.0, SM BIOS 3.0, ACPI 6.1

Additional Info

Brand
Asus
Memory Slot (Additional Info)
2 (3rd/2nd/1st Gen AMD Ryzen/ 2nd and 1st Gen AMD Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics/ Athlon with Radeon Vega Graphics Processors), 2 (AMD 7th Generation A-Series/Athlon X4 Processors)
Memory Max. (Additional Info)
64GB (3rd/2nd/1st Gen AMD Ryzen/ 2nd and 1st Gen AMD Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics/ Athlon with Radeon Vega Graphics Processors), 32GB (AMD 7th Generation A-Series/Athlon X4 Processors)
WiFi
No
Bluetooth
No
DisplayPort (DP)
No
FireWire
No
TPM Port
No
COM Port
Yes
Feature
ASUS 5X Protection III, AI Suite 3, Ai Charger, ASUS Quiet Thermal Solution, ASUS EZ DIY, ASUS Q-Design, 5X Protection III- Multiple hardware safeguards for all-round protection, LED illumination- Lighting control for audio trace paths, Native M.2- Lightning-fast storage speeds, One-stop controls- Media-acclaimed UEFI BIOS with EZ Flash 3, Onboard USB 3.1- Latest connectivity for ultrafast 10Gbps transfers
Others
1 x COM port(s) connector(s), 1 x CPU Fan connector(s) (1 x 4 -pin), 1 x Chassis Fan connector(s) (1 x 4 -pin), 1 x S/PDIF out header(s), 1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP), 1 x System panel(s), 1 x Clear CMOS jumper(s), 1 x Speaker connector, 3 x Audio jack(s)

Details

Asus Prime A320M-E

                                                       

AMD AM4 uATX motherboard with LED lighting, DDR4 3200MHz, 32Gb/s M.2, HDMI, SATA 6Gb/s, USB 3.1 Gen 2

  • 5X Protection III: Multiple hardware safeguards for all-round protection
  • LED illumination: Lighting control for audio trace paths
  • Native M.2: Lightning-fast storage speeds
  • Onboard USB 3.1: Latest connectivity for ultrafast 10Gbps transfers
  • One-stop controls: Media-acclaimed UEFI BIOS with EZ Flash 3

Built to Last

ASUS is the world's foremost motherboard manufacturer, renowned for our unique Design Thinking approach. Our exhaustive testing exceeds industry standards, supported by high-quality components for exceptional real-world protection. Our motherboards are proven to be compatible with more than 1,000 components and devices, and each new model undergoes a minimum of 8,000 hours of strict validation. ASUS gives you the peace of mind of knowing that your motherboard is fit for all environments and applications. By choosing ASUS, you also gain the freedom to select outstanding component options, for trouble-free DIY experiences.

SafeSlot Core

Fortified PCIe slot prevents damage

SafeSlot Core is the ASUS-exclusive PCIe slot. Featuring a fortified design that's anchored to the motherboard by a special hook, Safeslot Core provides 1.6x stronger retention and 1.3x greater shearing resistance than standard expansion slots.

ASUS Prime motherboards have strengthened solder points around both the PCIe and DIMM pins.

 

LANGuard

Pumped-up throughput. 2.5x higher surge tolerance.

ASUS LANGuard is hardware-level networking protection that employs signal-coupling technology and premium anti-EMI surface-mounted capacitors to ensure a more reliable connection and better throughput, plus electrostatically guarded and surge-protected components for greater tolerance to static electricity and improved protection against surges.

Overvoltage Protection

World-class circuit-protecting power design

An exclusive circuit design with built-in voltage regulators to protect your chipset, connectivity ports, and audio codecs from damage caused by unexpected high-level voltages from unstable or inferior power supplies.* Specifications and features vary by model, and all images are illustrative. Please refer specification pages for full details.

 

 

DIGI+ VRM

Precision control for stable power

ASUS-exclusive DIGI+ VRM intelligently delivers power to the processor based on real-time demands, reducing energy waste and improving system stability.

 

 

 

DRAM Overcurrent Protection

Short-circuit damage prevention

Onboard resettable fuses prevent overcurrent and short-circuit damage. This extends beyond I/O ports to DRAM to safeguard the lifespan of your system and connected devices.

 

 

 

Stainless-Steel Back I/O

3x corrosion-resistance for greater durability

Corrosion-resistant stainless-steel back I/O panels bonded with chromium oxide have a lifespan that's three times longer than ordinary panels.

Proven Compatibility

Tested to be compatible with 1,000+ CPUs, DDR4 memory modules, graphics cards and more

Having the freedom to pick and choose the parts that go into your machine is at the heart of PC DIY. Our extensive certification program focuses on providing the very best compatibility with the widest range of components and devices, giving you the freedom to build and upgrade without frustration. Compatible today and compatible far into the future – that's the ASUS way.

 

 

Brand - Asus, Model - Asus Prime A320M-E, CPU Sockets - AM4, Chipset - AMD A320, Supported CPU - AMD Ryzen 1st/2nd/3rd Generation / Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics Processors & Athlon with Radeon Vega Graphics & 7th Generation A-series/Athlon X4 Processors, Memory Type - DDR4, Memory MHz - 3200(O.C.)/ 3000(O.C.)/ 2933(O.C.)/ 2800(O.C.)/ 2666/ 2400/ 2133MHz, Memory Channel - Dual Channel, Memory Slot - 2, Memory Slot (Additional Info) - 2 (3rd/2nd/1st Gen AMD Ryzen/ 2nd and 1st Gen AMD Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics/ Athlon with Radeon Vega Graphics Processors), 2 (AMD 7th Generation A-Series/Athlon X4 Processors), Memory Max. - 64GB, Memory Max. (Additional Info) - 64GB (3rd/2nd/1st Gen AMD Ryzen/ 2nd and 1st Gen AMD Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics/ Athlon with Radeon Vega Graphics Processors), 32GB (AMD 7th Generation A-Series/Athlon X4 Processors), Optane Memory Support - No, Graphic - Integrated Graphics, Multi-GPU Support - No, PCI Express Slot - 1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x16 mode) or 1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x8 mode) or 1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (max at x4 mode), 2 x PCIe 2.0 x1, Storage Interface - 6Gb/s, M.2 Slot - 1 x M.2 Socket 3 (M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (SATA & PCIE 3.0 x 4 mode) / M key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (SATA mode)), LAN Chipset - Realtek RTL8111H, LAN Speed (Mbps) - 10/100/1000, Audio Chipset - Realtek ALC887, Audio Channel - 8-Channel, Wi-Fi - No, Bluetooth - No, USB Port - 1 x USB3.1 Gen 2, 5 x USB3.1 Gen 1, 2 x USB2.0, VGA Port - 1, DVI Port - 1, HDMI Port - 1, DisplayPort (DP) - No, IDE Port - No, SATA Port - 4 x SATA, BIOS Type - 1 x 128 Mbit Flash ROM, BIOS Model - UEFI AMI BIOS, BIOS Version - PnP,WfM2.0, SM BIOS 3.0, ACPI 6.1, FireWire - No, CrossFire Support - No, Sli Support - No, RaidSupport - 0,1,10, Thunderbolt - No, TPM Port - No, COM Port - Yes, Form Factor - mATX, Supported Operating System - Windows 10 / 7, Special Features - ASUS 5X Protection III, AI Suite 3, Ai Charger, ASUS Quiet Thermal Solution, ASUS EZ DIY, ASUS Q-Design, 5X Protection III- Multiple hardware safeguards for all-round protection, LED illumination- Lighting control for audio trace paths, Native M.2- Lightning-fast storage speeds, One-stop controls- Media-acclaimed UEFI BIOS with EZ Flash 3, Onboard USB 3.1- Latest connectivity for ultrafast 10Gbps transfers, Others - 1 x COM port(s) connector(s), 1 x CPU Fan connector(s) (1 x 4 -pin), 1 x Chassis Fan connector(s) (1 x 4 -pin), 1 x S/PDIF out header(s), 1 x Front panel audio connector(s) (AAFP), 1 x System panel(s), 1 x Clear CMOS jumper(s), 1 x Speaker connector, 3 x Audio jack(s), 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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