Best AM3+ motherboard Tags: Motherboards Last response: October 10, 2013 9:56 PM in Motherboards Share blackhawks2013 October 10, 2013 5:19:15 PM I need a good am3+ motherboard. Under $80 More about : am3 motherboard Reply to blackhawks2013 Jaxem a b V Motherboard October 10, 2013 5:24:06 PM I'd recommend the Asus M5A97 LE R2.0: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... High quality board with good features for the price. Reply to Jaxem Tradesman1 a c 1240 V Motherboard October 10, 2013 5:44:18 PM Jaxem said:I'd recommend the Asus M5A97 LE R2.0: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... High quality board with good features for the price. ____________________________ +1 - Great choice, have worked with a number of them, First rate Reply to Tradesman1 Related resources Best £70 AM3+ Motherboard? - Forum Best motherboard for AMD AM3+ socket - Forum Best AM3 motherboard under 6000Rs or 100 $ - Forum Best AM3+ motherboard - Forum Best SLI and AM3+ motherboard? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer blackhawks2013 October 10, 2013 5:51:17 PM My case I plan on getting is the midi r2, and it comes with a feature that I could plug in a usb 2.0 and still use my usb 3.0, just with usb 2 speeds, will that be good or what? Reply to blackhawks2013 Jaxem a b V Motherboard October 10, 2013 5:54:37 PM That will work fine, if you don't have any USB 3.0 perifs there's no reason to shell out for a board that has it...and it's hard to find an $80 board with 3.0. Reply to Jaxem blackhawks2013 October 10, 2013 6:05:27 PM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... just saying. And would you guys be able to look at my build? I know that this isn't the correct section, but you guys have been a great help. Reply to blackhawks2013 Jaxem a b V Motherboard October 10, 2013 8:59:48 PM Yeah, if your budget was higher that board is the one i would suggest, we'd be happy to look at your build, go ahead and post it. Reply to Jaxem blackhawks2013 October 10, 2013 9:13:30 PM PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1MNJT Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1MNJT/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1MNJT/benchmarks/ CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($117.97 @ SuperBiiz) Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($93.98 @ Outlet PC) Memory: Mushkin Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($62.99 @ NCIX US) Case: Fractal Design Arc Midi R2 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($89.98 @ Outlet PC) Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($49.99 @ NCIX US) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($85.98 @ Outlet PC) Total: $500.89 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-10-11 00:12 EDT-0400) I already have hard drive, and for my gpu I have a 630, which isn't the greatest. Since I am on a tight budget, Ill be getting the 7850 a bit later. Reply to blackhawks2013 Tradesman1 a c 1240 V Motherboard October 10, 2013 9:21:12 PM Looks pretty good, think you'll be happy Reply to Tradesman1 Jaxem a b V Motherboard October 10, 2013 9:30:38 PM Agreed, a solid budget build, you'll be set Reply to Jaxem blackhawks2013 October 10, 2013 9:51:39 PM Ok so even with a 630, I should be good for awhile? Reply to blackhawks2013 Tradesman1 a c 1240 V Motherboard October 10, 2013 9:54:08 PM That would work Reply to Tradesman1 Jaxem a b V Motherboard October 10, 2013 9:56:41 PM Yep again. Reply to Jaxem Ask the community Post an answer Related resources : ForumSolvedbest motherboard for am3+ cpu (amd fx 8350 Black Edition) (no budget) ForumSolvedbest am3+ motherboard for fx6300?? ForumSolvedBest AM3+ Motherboard ForumSolvedBest/Cheapest Am3+ MotherBoard (Raid 0 and overclocking) ForumSolvedbest Am3 Motherboard for gaming under 150 ForumSolvedBest am3+ motherboard for overclocking an AMD FX-8350 ForumSolvedBest Am3+ motherboard ForumSolvedBest Gigabyte AM3+ (For FX 8350) motherboard at 100 dollars or less? ForumSolvedBest AM3+ motherboard? ForumSolvedBest motherboard for AM3+ for 100 dollars ForumSolvedBest AM3+ Motherboard for Overclocking an AMD FX-8350 Forumbest gaming processor for ASUS SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard ForumBest AM3+ ATX Motherboard for $70? ForumBest AM3+ motherboard ForumSolvedBest AM3+ motherboard for 100 dollars? More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !