Biostar TH55XE Intel Clarkdake H55 mainboard preview

BIOSTAR famous T-series, “TH55XE” offers m-ATX form factor, a stylish black PCB, supports Intel 32nm Clarkdale Core i5/i3/Pentium 45/32nm series processors. All solid state power capacitors, 7 phase CPU power supply, new generation of energy-saving “Dura Max” technology, accurate circuit design, and Japan made PSE capacitor that ensures product durability and stability. Intel Core i5 / i3 processor with “TH55XE” is a perfect combination that delivers screaming computer power for professional and general purpose users.

Other HW design includes four memory slots, support dual-channel DDR3-1800/1600/1333 memory frequency, with maximum capacity up to 16G. One PCI-E x 16 provides best graphics extension; there is also a PCI-E x 1 and two PCI slots. Five SATA 3.0 Gbps, one e-SATA interface guarantees the best data transfer speed. On-board Realtek 8111DL 10/100/1000 LAN adapter, 7.1 channel HD audio support, rich multimedia IO interface, including HDMI + VGA + DVI fulfill high standard home entertainment environments.

Models TH55XE TH55 HD TH55B HD
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CPU Core i3/i5/i7 (Socket 1156) Core i3/i5/i7 (Socket 1156) Core i3/i5/i7 (Socket 1156)
Power phase 7 7 5
PCIEx16 1 1 1
Memory 4DIMM DDR3 2000+ 4DIMM DDR3 1800+ 4DIMM DDR3 1800+
Video-out HDMI+DVI+D-sub HDMI+DVI+D-sub HDMI+DVI+D-sub
Audio  8 channel 8 channel 6 channel
Thermal Heat sink (Chip+MOS) Heat sink (Chip) Heat sink (Chip)
Dura-MAX Yes
POWER SAVING G.P.U G.P.U G.P.U
Caps 100% Solid 100% Solid CPU In /Out
1394 / eSATA Yes / Yes
Software TOVCLOCKER TOVCLOCKER TOVCLOCKER

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