Tuesday, January 30th 2018

BIOSTAR Releases Entry-Level A68MDE: Micro-ATX FM2+ for Home Entertainment

BIOSTAR introduces the A68MDE micro-ATX motherboard for home entertainment PCs. This is the latest addition to BIOSTAR's line-up of AMD FM2+ motherboards and features the entry-level A68H chipset which is AMD Radeon Dual Graphics-capable. The A68MDE supports the previous generation AMD APUs with up to 32GB of the more affordable DDR3 memory up to 2600MHz when overclocked. The BIOSTAR A68MDE offers instant savings when paired up with older but still-capable technologies.

Easy-to-Build Entry-Level Motherboard
The BIOSTAR A68MDE uses the smaller and widely compatible micro-ATX motherboard form factor. The AMD APUs offers improved graphics performance when set up with Hybrid Crossfire to instantly upgrade your system with better graphics for gaming and entertainment. With DDR4 prices on a hike today, the A68MDE's DDR3 support offers huge savings for builders on a tight budget. It also comes bundled with a free BullGuard Antivirus Software, another instant saving for builders.
BIOSTAR A68MDE feature highlights:

Audio+: HD Audio
Provides high quality sound with minimal loss of audio fidelity.

Video+: DVI, DX12
The A68MDE sports a built-in DVI connector and DirectX 12 support.

Speed+: USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A, Dual DDR3-2600+

Experience Fastest data transfers at 5 Gbps with USB 3.1 Gen 1 offering transfer speeds 10X faster than USB 2.0 components. The A68MDE supports 2 DDR3 memory up to 2600MHz in overclock.

Durable+: Moistureproof PCB, Low RdsOn P-Pak MOS
Moisture-proof PCB meets high density and high reliability requirements for moisture proof. Low resistance design can significantly reduce the current out of energy loss.

Protection+: Super Anti-Surge Protection, Super LAN Surge Protection, ESD Protection, USB Polyswitch, BIOS Virus Protection, OC / OV / OH Protection
Set of premium features that offer top-notch protection to ensure longevity of the motherboard.

DIY+: Header Zone
Users can easily assemble their own computer, a simple-swap data discs and other accessories.

Rear I/O Ports
The BIOSTAR A68MDE rear I/O ports have 1 x PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse, 2 x USB 3.1 Port, 1 x DVI-D Connector, 1 x VGA Port, 1 x RJ-45 Port and 3 x Audio Connector.

The BIOSTAR A68MDE offers builders an affordable entry-level desktop using previous generation AMD A-Series APUs and cheaper DDR3 memory. It offers highly-capable graphics power for gaming and entertainment, perfect for home and office systems.

BIOSTAR A68MDE Motherboard comes with an MSRP of $44.99.
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7 Comments on BIOSTAR Releases Entry-Level A68MDE: Micro-ATX FM2+ for Home Entertainment


Edit: Home Entertainment without HDMI. This is gold, oh god hahaha
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These guys are like the Internet Explorer of motherboard makers.
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Looks like they found a box full of old chipsets in the attic...
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HDMI is soo yesterday! Lets go back even further! (said noone ever)
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The Exiled Airman
Low vost parts, they are clearing old stock. Biostar used to be a contender but have fell so far back.
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At least I'm not the only "why?" type of a person about these ancient chipset MBs from Biostar.
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