GIGABYTE GA-H110M-A MOTHERBOARD

GIGABYTE GA-H110M-A MOTHERBOARDThe Gigabyte GA-H110M-A is a µATX motherboard for the Intel 6th generation Skylake processor.

  • HDMI 1.4
  • Intel H110
  • Core i7 / i5 / i3 / Pentium / Celeron (LGA1151)
  • DDR4-2133
  • PCI Express 3.0 x16 slot
  • 2x PCI Express 3.0 x1 slot
  • Realtek ALC887

Gigabyte GA-H110M-A is a basic low cost platform for Skylake. The H110 supports 4 SATA ports so adding additional hard disks for a media center is easily done. The Gigabyte GA-H110M-A has 2 memory slots to support 32GB of memory.

The board has front panel USB 3.0 so it can be installed in most recent chassis. There is a USB 2.0 header if a bracket or front panel USB 2.0 port is needed.

With a faster CPU this board can be used for gaming with a strong video card.

Most uses will likely see this a a smaller chassis for business use where the integrated HDMI can be directly connected to a LCD panel. Skylake can cope with 1920×1080 and 2560×1440 panels for basic work such as Photoshop or Excel

Gigabyte has taken some care to make their motherboards less sensitive to high humidity. .The GA-H110M-A has some woven fabric in the board to make it stronger as well.

The LGA1151 processor lineup ranges from the $50 Celeron to the $500 i7-6700K. The i3-6100 would be at home on this motherboard.

BUILD

This board easily fits into most chassis easily.  The HDMI makes this board easily integrated with modern LCD panels.

The triangle on the CPU should point at the circle on the CPU socket.