AMD Socket AM4 Platform

AMD Socket AM4 Platform
 
 
 

​​​Ready for AMD Ryzen™ processors - AMD Socket AM4 represents the company’s new future-proof platform targeting the fastest DDR4 memory, PCIe® 3.0, and NVMe technologies available, as well as the first native USB 3.1 Gen2 support on a chipset. With processor-direct SATA and USB connectivity, configurable for real-world flexibility, the new AM4 platform takes advantage of the leading-edge features of today, and tomorrow.1,3,4

 
 
 

 AM4 platform

​Only AMD’s AM4 platform features native USB 3.1 Gen2 & every AMD Ryzen AM4 processor is multiplier unlocked2,4​​


 

X370 

AMD X370 Chipset

Enthusiast Class Features And Control

For overclockers and tweakers who need robust platforms, the AMD X370 chipset offers comprehensive, low-level control and supports dual graphics card configurations thanks to two PCIe 3.0 graphics card slots. 2,3

B350 

AMD B350 Chipset

High Performance and Flexibility

AMD’s B350 Chipset is perfect for power-users who value flexibility and overclocking control, but don’t need the maximum PCIe bandwidth required by multi-GPU configurations.2

A320 

AMD A320 Chipset

Essential Computing and Media Playback

For plug-and-play users who need their PC to “just work”, AMD’s A320 chipset provides a simple, stable platform and more than enough connectivity and bandwidth ​options to satisfy both demanding home users and media aficionados.

A320 

AMD X300 and A300 Chipsets

Ideal for the Smallest Form Factors

To satisfy customers who value the smallest form factors, AMD’s X300 and A300 chipsets provide processor-direct access for excellent performance. The enthusiast-oriented X300 chipset is perfect for enthusiasts and overclockers, while the A300 chipset is geared toward practical users who need simple, small solution.​ 2,4

 Specs

CHIPSET FEATURES (EVERY AM4 PROCESSOR IS COMPATIBLE WITH EVERY AM4 CHIPSET)

ChipsetPCI Express® Gen3 Graphics*USB 3.1 G2 + 3.1 G1 + 2.0SATA + NVMeSATA Express* (SATA & GPP PCIe G3*)PCI Express® GP*SATA RAID**Dual PCI Express® slotsOver-clocking***
Enthusiast X3701x16/2x8 (AMD Ryzen™) 1x8 (A-Series/AMD Athlon™)2+10+66 + x2 NVMe (or 4 SATA plus 1 x4 NVMe on AMD Ryzen™ Processor)2x8 Gen2 (plus x2 PCIe Gen3 when no x4 NVMe)0,1,10YesUnlocked***
Performance B3501x16(AMD Ryzen™)1x8 (A-Series/AMD Athlon™)2+6+64 + x2 NVMe (or 2 SATA 1 x4 NVMe on AMD Ryzen™ Processor)1x6 Gen2 (plus x2 PCIe Gen3 when no x4 NVMe)0,1,10NoUnlocked***
Mainstream A3201x16 (AMD Ryzen™) 1x8 (A-Series/AMD Athlon™)1+6+64 + x2 NVMe (or 2 SATA 1 x4 NVMe on AMD Ryzen™ Processor)1x4 Gen2 (plus x2 PCIe Gen3 when no x4 NVMe)0,1,10NoLocked
SFF Options X3001x16/2x8 (AMD Ryzen™) 1x8 (A-Series/AMD Athlon™)0+4+02 + x2 NVMe (or 1 x4 NVMe on AMD Ryzen™ Processor)0x4 Gen3 (plus x2 PCIe Gen3 when no x4 NVMe)0,1YesUnlocked***
A3001x16 (AMD Ryzen™) 1x8 (A-Series/AMD Athlon™)0+4+02 + x2 NVMe (or 1 x4 NVMe on AMD Ryzen™ Processor)0​x4 Gen3 (plus x2 PCIe Gen3 when no x4 NVMe)0,1NoLocked

 

Notes: Features are preliminary and subject to change without notice. Customer should always consult the latest technical documentation for design and product specifications.

*Each SATA Express port functions as either two SATA 3.0 ports or 2 PCI Express® Gen3 lanes. These 2 PCI Express lanes can be combined with 2 general purpose PCI Express to form a 4-lane PCI Express port.

**SATA RAID through optimized driver. Does not include RAID for NVM Express.

***Performance thermal solution required for overclocking.​

 Partners

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