Asus E45M1-M Pro
Asus E45M1-M Pro
Top 37%671 points
Top 37%
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Asus E45M1-M Pro review: 37 facts and highlights

1. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1333MHz
MSI X299 Raider: 3466MHz

2. fan headers

Fan headers are connection points on the motherboard that cooling fans can be connected to. Fans can also be connected straight to the power supply, but when connected to the motherboard you gain much finer control over them through software.
2
Asus Sabertooth X99: 12

3. SATA 3 connectors

SATA is an interface used to connect mass storage devices such as hard drives and Blu-ray drives. SATA 3 has a native transfer rate of 6 Gbit/s, which is twice as fast as SATA 2, the previous revision. This is particularly useful if you use an SSD as it can perform at higher speeds.
5
MSI 990FXA-GD80: 12

4. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Asus E45M1-M Pro
73% have it

5. maximum memory size

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.
8GB
Asus Z10PE-D16 WS: 1024GB

6. memory slots

More memory slots (also known as DIMM slots) allow you to add more RAM to your computer. It is also useful when upgrading, as you can add RAM to an empty slot instead of replacing an existing memory module.
2
Asus Z10PE-D16 WS: 16

7. USB 3.0 ports (through expansion)

The motherboard has USB 3.0 headers, which are pin connections that you can connect additional USB ports to.
2
Asus X79 Deluxe: 8

8. PCIe 2.0 x16 slots

PCIe slots allow you to connect peripherals to the motherboard, most commonly graphics cards but also others such as sound cards and network cards. The ‘x16’ represents the number of lanes it has, with more lanes supporting higher data transfer rates.
2
Asus P9X79-E WS: 7

9. USB 2.0 ports (through expansion)

The motherboard has USB 2.0 headers, which are pin connections that you can connect additional USB ports to.
4
Asus P8Z77-V Pro/Thunderbolt: 10

10. height

182.9mm
Asus Tinker Board: 53.3mm

11. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
1
MSI 990FXA-GD80: 8

12. Supports USB charging boost

This feature allows you to charge your devices (such as smartphones and tablets) faster than a regular USB port. Some implementations also let you charge through the USB port even when the computer is in sleep mode or off.
Asus E45M1-M Pro
57% have it

13. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Asus E45M1-M Pro
20% have it

14. USB 3.0 ports

More USB 3.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 3.0. USB 3.0 is an improved version of USB 2.0 which offers faster transfer rates.
2
Asus Z87-Pro: 14

15. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Asus E45M1-M Pro
20% have it

16. RJ45 ports

RJ-45 ports are used for LAN (Local Area Network) connections. With more ports you can achieve increased bandwidth across a LAN, or connect to multiple networks. It also has the added benefit of not losing connection to the network if one fails.
1
Gigabyte GA-6LXSV: 5

17. DisplayPort outputs

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.
0
Asus Prime Q370M-C: 2

18. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
3
ASRock Z97 OC Formula: 5

19. Has USB Type-C

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
Asus E45M1-M Pro
26% have it

20. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Asus E45M1-M Pro
10% have it

21. USB 2.0 ports

More USB 2.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 2.0.
4
Asus Sabertooth 990FX: 10

22. Has S/PDIF Out port

S/PDIF is an interface used to transmit digital audio with high fidelity.
Asus E45M1-M Pro
66% have it

23. Has TPM connector

Trusted Platform Module (TPM) is a component that greatly increases security. One example is that it allows encryption keys to be created in a secure environment, minimising the risk of a hacker gaining access.
Asus E45M1-M Pro
65% have it

24. Has mSATA connector

If a motherboard has an mSATA connector, you can connect an mSATA SSD drive to it that acts as a cache between the motherboard and your primary hard drive. This gives increased performance when using a traditional hard disk drive (HDD) instead of an SSD as your primary storage device.
Asus E45M1-M Pro
4% have it

25. PCI slots

PCI slots allow you to connect peripherals to the motherboard, most commonly graphics cards but also others such as sound cards and network cards. PCI has been superseded by PCI Express which offers faster data transfer rates, but many cards today still use PCI.
2
Gigabyte GA-P85-D3: 4

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