A78F2-TI (V1.0)

  • Applied 100% Solid capacitor design to maximize component reliability
  • ECS Durathon Technology ensure the stability, reliability and performance of system.
  • ESD Protection prevents computers from electrostatic discharge damage to enhance
        its durability and lifespan
  • Supports GUI UEFI for tweaking BIOS in Graphical interface within a multi language
  • DC-in power jack
  • Supports DirectX® 11.1 to enhance graphical performance
  • Free Bundle: CyberLink Media Suite

  •  Durathon2 Technology - Motherboard quality you can trust.

    When it comes to the quality and durability of your motherboard, ECS goes above and beyond industry standards to ensure that you have a motherboard that will last long and always continue to out perform the competition. Trust only motherboards built with Durathon Technology. Click " Durathon microsite" for more details.

      Windows® 8 Hardware Certification
    Support the latest Windows 8 technology which provides touch-enabled control, Apps and can connect with the cloud to connect with your files, photos, people, and settings, wherever you sign in.
      All Solid Capacitors
    ECS’s All-Solid-Capacitors design brings the great benefit of better durability to users. Better conductivity and heat resistance can be expected as well thus the system stability can be assured under critical conditions.
    ECS GUI UEFI BIOS is a convenient tool for tweaking BIOS in Graphical interface. Users can select functions in BIOS with mouse and keyboard. The user-friendly interface with ECS designed wallpaper radically brings users convenience and easy-to-use experience.
      Dual DDR3 1866
    Doubles the bandwidth of your system memory up to 29.9GB/s and pumps up the system performance at lower power.
      Mini PCI Express
    The Mini-PCIe slot has a new 52 pin edge connector and it is much smaller in overall size. It is designed for laptops and other small-footprint computer systems and supports Mini-PCI card for mini- Wireless, mini-TV tuner and so on.
      SATA 6Gb/s
    Doubles the transfer speed of SATA 3G, running at speed up to 6.0Gb/s, and can connect with any other SATA 3.0Gb/s and 1.5Gb/s devices for backward compatibility.
      6 Channel High Definition Audio
    Integrated 6-channel HD Audio CODEC delivering advanced multi-channel audio and bringing you the experience of home theater-quality sound.
      Giga LAN
    Delivers transfer speed ten times faster than conventional 10 / 100 Ethernet connections, supporting a high transfer rate up to Gigabit/s. Gigabit LAN is the networking standards for the future and is ideal for handing large amount of data such as video, audio, and voice.
      USB 3.0
    The latest generation Super Speed USB 3.0 Card is able to transfer data 10 times faster than USB 2.0. An innovative power management system provide better energy saving and carry more power to recharge more USB rechargeable devices. USB 3.0 Card is compatible with USB 2.0 to add more convenience and excellent performance.
      USB 2.0
    USB2.0 is the latest connectivity standard which delivers transfer speeds up to 480Mb/s for easy connectivity and ultra-fast data transfers.
      Norton™ Internet Security
    Simple, Easy-to-Use Interface, delivers fast and comprehensive online threat protection, guarding your PC, network, without slowing you down. Giving you greater insight into downloaded applications, whether they can be trusted, and how they may impact your PC’s resources and performance Offering users a safer and more convenient environment than ever.ECS recommends the immediate installation of Norton Internet Security of your computer.
      Certified For Windows® 7
    Windows® 7 platform introduces a number of manageability improvements that can reduce total cost of ownership by helping to increase automation, improve user productivity, and provide flexible administrative control to meet compliance requirements. It is more user-friendly and has been optimized to consume less system resources with Windows® 7 as well. Furthermore, the VT technology is enhanced to support real-time multimedia application including video playback and 3D games.
      Thin Mini-ITX
    With dimension of 170 x 170mm and limited height of 25mm, thin-mini-itx-based AIO gives users the power of a desktop in a thin and stylish package.
    MUZEE provides a total solution for online multimedia in the cloud generation, which is easy to integrate with multiple hardware devices. Users can access to thousands of worldwide radio stations, TV channels and games to indulge in the latest online entertainment anywhere and anytime within few simple clicks.
      CyberLinkMedia Suite Bundled
    Bundled the Ultimate HD & Blu-ray Player ,Best Video Editing and Backup/Burn Softwares. (30 Days Trial Version) These software are complete multimedia solutions in : -HD playback -Video Editing -Media burning
    CPUº Supports AMD® FM2+ socket for AMD® A series, E Series processors
    º High Performance AMD HyperTransport 3.0 CPU Interface
    º 100% Solid capacitor design
    MEMORYº Dual-channelDDR3 Memory architecture
    º Supports 1866/1600/1333 non-ECC, Un-buffered SDRAM Memory
    º 2 X 240-pin DDR3 DIMM socket
    º Support up to 16 GB*
    º Note:Please refer to the latest Memory support list for details
    EXPANSION SLOTº 2 X Mini PCI Express X1 slot(s)( Mini SATA supported)
    Storageº Support by AMD A78 Express Chipset
        • 2 X Serial ATAIII 6Gb/s
    Audioº 2-Channel HD audio CODEC
    º Realtek ALC662
    ‧Realtek ALC662 6-channel High Definition audio CODEC
    ‧Meets performance requirements for Microsoft WLP 3.08 Vista premium and mobile PCs
    ‧Six channel DAC supports 16/20/24-bit PCM format for 5.1 channel audio solution
    ‧Emulation of 26 sound environments to enhance gaming experience
    ‧Voice Cancellation and Key Shifting in Karaoke mode
    ‧Compatible with Direct Sound 3D™, A3D™, I3DL2
    LANº Realtek 8111G Gigabit Fast Ethernet Controller
    º Wake-On-LAN
    USBº Support by A78 Express Chipset
        • 4 X USB3.0 port(s) up to 5Gb/s (either rear I/O or front header)
          Back Panel 2 port(s)
          Onboard 2 port(s)
        • 4 X USB2.0 port(s) Up to 480 Mb/s
          Back Panel 2 port(s)
          Onboard 2 port(s)
    REAR PANEL I/Oº 1 X Audio port (Line-in,4x Line-out, Mic in)
    º 1 X RJ-45 port
    º 2 X HDMI port(s)
    º 1 X Display port
    º 2 X USB3.0 port(s)
    º 1 X DC-in Connetor
    CONNECTORS & HEADERSº 1 X 4-pin CPU_FAN connector
    º 1 X 4-pin SYS_FAN connector
    º 1 X Front Panel switch/LED header
    º 1 X Front panel audio header
    º 1 X USB 3.0 header
    º 1 X USB 2.0 header
    º 1 X LVDS connector
    º 1 X SATA power connector
    º Dual Display
    º Support GUI UEFI BIOS
    FORM FACTORº Thin Mini ITX Form Factor
    º 170mm X 170mm
    OS Supportº Windows 8 32-bit
    º Windows 8 64-bit
    Certificationsº CE/FCC Certification
    º ErP/EuP Certification
    º WHQL Certification
    º WHCK Certification
    Bundled Softwareº Free Bundle: CyberLink Media Suite

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    Please read the notes carefully before updating BIOS.
    1.Do not update the BIOS if the system is running fine. Unsuccessful BIOS flash may cause the system fails to boot up. The manufacturer is not responsible for any BIOS flash failure.
    2.Make sure your M/B PCB version number first, and then read the updated description & special note carefully to check if the new BIOS version patch pertain to your current problem.
    (How to recognize the M/B PCB version)
    3.Please DO NOT reboot system,unplug power supply and remove battery during BIOS update process.
    4.It is recommended to use the updated flash utility included in each BIOS download package.
    (How to use flash utility).

    * means validated by ECS at time of writing. Changes to component or CPU may produce a different outcome. The result shown is for reference only and is subject to change w/o notification.

    SocketFamilyProcessorP/N Number WattageFrequencyL2 Cache L3 Cache SteppingSince BIOS
    Socket FM2+AMD A10-7800 Series7800BAD780BYBI44JA65W3.50GHz4MBN/AA111/17/2014
    Socket FM2+AMD A10-7800 Series7850BAD785BXBI44JA95W *3.70GHz4MBN/AA111/17/2014
    Socket FM2AMD A10-5700 Series5700AD5700OKA44HJ65W3.40GHz4MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2AMD A10-6700 Series6700AD6700OKA44HL65W3.70GHz4MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2AMD A10-6700 Series6700TAD670TYHA44HL45W2.50GHz4MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2AMD A10-6700 Series6790BAD679BWOA44HL100W *4.00GHz4MBN/AA111/17/2014
    Socket FM2AMD A10-6700 Series6790KAD679KWOA44HL100W *4.00GHz4MBN/AA111/17/2014
    Socket FM2+AMD A8-7600 Series7600BAD760BYBI44JA65W3.10GHz4MBN/AA111/17/2014
    Socket FM2AMD A8-6500 Series6500AD6500OKA44HL65W3.50GHz4MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2AMD A8-6500 Series6500TAD650TYHA44HL45W2.10GHz4MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2AMD A8-5500 Series5500AD5500OKA44HJ65W3.20GHz4MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2+AMD A6-7400 Series7400BAD740BYBI23JA65W3.50GHz1MBN/AA111/17/2014
    Socket FM2+AMD A6-7400 Series7400KAD740KYBI23JA65W3.50GHz1MBN/AA111/17/2014
    Socket FM2AMD A6-6400 Series6400AD640KOKA23HL65W3.90GHz1MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2AMD A6-6400 Series6400BAD640BOKA23HL65W3.90GHz1MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2AMD A6-5400K Series5400KAD540KOKA23HJ65W3.60GHz1MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2+AMD A4-7300 Series7300AD7300OKA23HL65W3.80GHz1MBN/AA111/17/2014
    Socket FM2AMD A4-6300 Series6300AD6300OKA23HL65W3.70GHz1MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2AMD A4-6300 Series6300BAD630BOKA23HL65W3.70GHz1MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2AMD A4-5300 Series5300AD5300OKA23HJ65W3.40GHz1MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2AMD A4-4000 Series4000AD4000OKA23HL65W3.00GHz1MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2AMD Athlon™ X4730XAD730XOKA44HJ65W2.80GHz4MBN/AA108/19/2013
    Socket FM2AMD Athlon™ X4740XAD740XOKA44HJ65W3.20GHz4MBN/AA108/19/2013

      * Due to the chipset limitation, the actual memory speed may be different.

    TypeSpeedSizeVenderModuleChip BrandSS/DSRAW CardWorking Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1333MHz 1GB Micron MT4JSF12864HZ-1G4D1 Micron DS B Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1333MHz 2GB Apacer 78.A2GC6.9L1 Apacer DS F Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1333MHz 2GB Micron MT8JSF25664HZ-1G4D1 Micron DS F Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1333MHz 2GB PSC AS7F8G73D-DG1 PSC DS B Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1333MHz 4GB A-DATA AD7311C1674EV A-DATA DS F Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1333MHz 4GB Hynix HMT351S6BFR8C-H9 Hynix DS F Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1333MHz 4GB KingMax FSFF65F-C8KM9 KingMax DS F Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1333MHz 4GB Kingston KVR1333D3S9/4G Kingston DS F Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1333MHz 4GB Samsung M471B5273CH0-CH9 SEC DS F Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1333MHz 8GB A-DATA AD3S1333W8G9-B Elpida DS F Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1333MHz 8GB Unifosa HU6H5503UI0001 Unifosa DS F Full Speed
    DDR3L (SODIMM) 1600MHz 2GB Hynix HMT425S6AFR6A-PB Hynix DS C Full Speed
    DDR3L (SODIMM) 1600MHz 4GB A-DATA AM1L16BC4R1-B1GS A-DATA DS B Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1600MHz 4GB AVEXIR AVD3S16001104G-1SW AVEXIR DS F Full Speed
    DDR3L (SODIMM) 1600MHz 4GB Apacer 78.B2GCN.9K00C Apacer DS B Full Speed
    DDR3L (SODIMM) 1600MHz 4GB Kingston ACR16D3LS1KBG Kingston DS B Full Speed
    DDR3L (SODIMM) 1600MHz 4GB PSC AS9F8L93B-GN2E PSC DS B Full Speed
    DDR3L (SODIMM) 1600MHz 8GB A-DATA AM1L16BC8R2-B1JS A-DATA DS F Full Speed
    DDR3L (SODIMM) 1600MHz 8GB AVEXIR AVD3S16001108G-2SW AVEXIR DS F Full Speed
    DDR3L (SODIMM) 1600MHz 8GB Kingston ACR16D3LU1KBG Kingston DS F Full Speed
    DDR3L (SODIMM) 1600MHz 8GB PSC ASAF8L93B-GN2E PSC DS F Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1866MHz 4GB Team Group TED34G1866C13-SBK N/A DS N/A Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1866MHz 4GB Team Group TED34GM1866C13-SBK N/A DS N/A Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1866MHz 8GB AVEXIR AVD3S18661308G-1SW ELPIDA DS C Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1866MHz 8GB Team Group TED38G1866C13-SBK N/A DS N/A Full Speed
    DDR3 (SODIMM) 1866MHz 8GB Team Group TED38GM1866C13-SBK N/A DS N/A Full Speed


    VenderModelDisk CapacitySATA InterfaceSATA BufferDisk rpmDisk Size
    YingChi(影馳) Galaxy Laser GT 240G SATA 600 N/A SSD 2.5''
    Samsung HD204UI 2TB SATA300 32M 5400RPM 3.5''
    PLDS DH-6B2SH NA16 SATA150 BD-Rom 16X 5.25''
    Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632 2TB SATA600 32MB 7200RPM 3.5''
    Western Digital WD20EARS-00MVWB0 2TB SATA300 64MB 7200RPM 3.5"
    Pioneer BDR-206MBK 1.01 SATA150 BD-ROM 24X 5.25''
    G.SKILL FM-25S2S-64GBF1 64GB SATA300 N/A SSD 2.5''
    Western Digital WD8088AADS-00M2B0 808.8GB SATA300 32MB 7200RPM 3.5"
    Western Digital WD1002FAEX-00Y9A0 1TB SATA600 64M 7200RPM 3.5''
    Western Digital WD30EZRS-00J99B0 3TB SATA300 64M Ative RPM 3.5''
    Intel SSDSC2MH120A2 120GB SATA600 N/A SSD 2.5''
    Hitachi HDS722020ALA330 2TB SATA300 32M 7200RPM 3.5'
    CRUCIAL CT128M4 128GB SATA600 N/A SSD 2.5''
    Corsair F60GB3A-BK 60GB SATA600 N/A SSD 2.5''
    Seagate ST31000528AS 1TB SATA300 N/A 7200RM 3.5"
    Western Digital WD1001FALS-08J7B0 1TB SATA300 32M 7200RPM 3.5''
    CRUCIAL CT256M4SSD2 256GB SATA600 N/A SSD 2.5''
    Crucial C300-CTFDDAC64MAG 64GB SATA600 N/A SSD 2.5'
    SONY DRU875S 1.6 SATA150 DVD-ROM 24X 5.25''
    SONY DDU1681S 1.61 SATA150 DVD-ROM 16X 5.25''
    Seagate ST2000DM001 2TB SATA600 64M 7200RPM 3.5''
    WD WD4001FAEX 4TB SATA600 N/A 7200RPM 3.5
    Seagate ST3000DM001 3TB SATA600 N/A \ 3.5
    Samsung MZ-7TD120 120GB SATA600 N/A SSD 2.5''
    Seagate ST33000651AS 3TB SATA600 64M 7200RPM 3.5''
    Western Digital WD10EARS-00Y5B1 1TB SATA300 64M 7200RPM 3.5''


    VenderModelDevice TypeDisk SizeDisk CapacityUSB IF SS CETIFIED
    Seagate STAC1000301 USB3.0 HDD 3.5" 1TB Pass
    Transcend 700 USB3.0 Flash Disk N/A 16GB N/A
    AKTIO SK3500 USB3.0 HDD 3.5'' 1TB N/A
    ADATA SH12 USB3.0 HDD 2.5" 1TB N/A
    Seagate 9ZF2A1-500 USB3.0 HDD 2.5'' 320GB N/A
    Buffalo HD-HX1.0TU3-ap HD-HXU3 USB3.0 HDD 3.5'' 1TB N/A
    Western Digital My Book WDBAAK0010HCH-00 USB3.0 HDD 3.5'' 1TB N/A
    Kingston FCR-HS3 USB3.0 Crad Reader N/A N/A N/A
    SanDisk S11202 USB3.0 Crad Reader N/A N/A N/A
    Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex USB3.0 HDD 2.5'' 320GB N/A
    Transcend TS128GSSD18C3 128G USB3.0 SSD 1.8" 128GB N/A
    ORICO UF-3 USB3.0 Flash Disk N/A 128G N/A
    SSK SFD201 USB3.0 Flash Disk N/A 64GB N/A
    台電 騎士 USB3.0 Flash Disk N/A 128GB N/A
    Seagate Backup Plus SRD0SP0 1TB USB3.0 HDD 2.5'' 1TB N/A
    Western Digital My Passport WDBBEP0010BSL USB3.0 HDD 2.5'' 1TB N/A
    PNY Innostor USB3.0 Flash Disk N/A 32GB N/A