GIGABYTE Intros H110-D3A Motherboard for Crypto-Currency Mining Build

Today GIGABYTE rolled out the H110-D3A, which is a low-cost LGA1151 socket motherboard for crypto-currency mining systems. The H110-D3A is based on Intel H110 Express chipset and comes in the ATX form-factor with five PCI-Express x1 slots, besides an x16 slot, and “Ultra Durable” components, which GIGABYTE claims, have been tested for prolonged operation. The board draws power from a combination of 24-pin ATX, 8-pin EPS, and two optional 4-pin Molex inputs, conditioning power for the CPU with a simple 5-phase VRM.

The board only has two DDR4 DIMM slots, supporting up to 32 GB of dual-channel DDR4 memory; and the board’s lone PCI-Express 3.0 x16 slot. Storage connectivity includes a 32 Gbps M.2 slot, and four SATA 6 Gbps ports. The H110-D3A also features legacy connectivity like LPT and COM ports, separate PS/2 mouse and keyboard ports, and D-Sub display output. Other connectivity includes four USB 3.0 ports (two on the rear panel, two by headers), gigabit Ethernet, and 6-channel HD audio. The GIGABYTE H110-D3A is expected to come under sub-$70 pricing.