Biostar G31D-M7 for LGA775 CPU, you can see the specs and features below. Today, the latest Intel processor was very popular, it's comes from Intel Core 2nd generations, there are available with dual core such as from i3, and also quad core processor such as i5 and i7 Intel processors. But wait, how about the old processors? is still worth it? as one of the old series motherboard for Intel LGA775, Biostar G31D-M7 has comes with standard specs and few features, but still okay for daily computing activity. This LGA 775 socket motherboard has been born with Micro ATX form factor, so you can use it for your mini PC and save more room space. Let see the board more closer.
Based from Biostar G31D-M7 specs official website, this board has supports Intel processor with 65W of maximum TDP, so you have to choose it carefully. You can use the Biostar G31D-M7 for Intel core 2 quad processor, Core 2 duo processor, Pentium dual core, and others with LGA775 socket.
Intel Core 2 Quad processor sample :
- Q9505s, Q9400s, Q8400s, Q8200s, and others
Intel Core 2 Duo processor sample :
- E8500, E7500, E6600, E5200, and others.
Intel CPU Supports : Core 2 Quad, Core 2 Duo, Pentium and Celeron Dual Core, Celeron Processor 400 Sequence.
Support Windows 2000 / XP / Vista / 7
Intel G31 / ICH7 chipset
Support FSB 800/1066/1333MHz
Support Dual Channel DDR2 667/800 MHz
2 X Slots memory with max 4GB
1 x PCI-E x16 slot
SATA2 3Gb/s and IDE connectors
Intel GMA 3100 on-board graphics card, max share 256MB
Realtek ALC662 6-Channel HD Audio
1 x VGA Port, 1 x RJ-45 Port, 3 x Audio Connector
Biostar G31D-M7 comes with solid capacitor on VRM area, good enough for not extreme overclocking. Other features are BIOS-Flasher and also BIOS-Relife features.
If you have an old Intel processor, Biostar G31D-M7 LGA775 motherboard is not bad for you, without DDR3 memory, no USB 3.0, and no SATA 3.0, this motherboard now comes cheap prices. You can working without add-on graphics, just run it with on-board Intel GMA graphics card.