Built with a USB 3.1 controller, the A88XM-A/USB 3.1 FM2+ Micro ATX Motherboard from ASUS is designed to fit in cases that support a Micro ATX form factor. The 9.3 x 8.2" A88XM-A/USB 3.1 supports AMD Athlon/A-Series processors, the FM2+ socket, as well as the AMD A88X (Bolton D4) chipset. This motherboard supports Windows 10 (64-bit), 8.1 (32/64-bit), 7 (32/64-bit), and XP (32-bit).
The Micro ATX form factor of the A88XM-A/USB 3.1 has 4 x DIMM slots that can support up to 64GB of non-ECC unbuffered DDR3 RAM, as well as dual channel memory architecture and AMD Memory Profile (AMP) memory modules. The supported memory speeds are 2400 (O.C.), 2133, 1866, 1600, and 1333 MHz memory modules. This motherboard has a total of 6 x SATA III 6 Gb/s ports. It also has 1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 slot, 1 x PCIe 2.0 x1 slot, 1 x PCI slot, 2 x USB 3.1 Type-A ports, 4 x USB 3.0/2.0 ports (2 at the back panel, 2 at mid-board), and 6 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports (2 at the back panel, 2 at mid-board). Using the Realtek ALC887 8-Channel High Definition audio codec, this motherboard can support 8-channel HD audio.
The A88XM-A/USB 3.1 has integrated AMD Radeon graphics support within its A-Series APUs with one HDMI, one DVI, and one RGB output. Its HDMI port supports a max resolution of 4096 x 2160 @ 24 Hz or 1920 x 1200 @ 60 Hz, its DVI port supports a max resolution of 2560 x 1600 @ 60 Hz, and its RGB port supports a max resolution of 1920 x 1600 @ 60 Hz. The integrated graphics can use up to 2,048MB of shared memory and also supports AMD Dual Graphics technology.
ASUS has also designed the A88XM-A/USB 3.1 with LANGuard, DRAM overcurrent protection, DIGI+ VRM, a stainless steel back I/O, ESD guards, AI Suite 3, and more. This motherboard is protected by a limited 3-year warranty and includes an I/O Shield, two SATA III 6 Gb/s cables, and one SCD.