biostar announced the launch of a new mid-range motherboard, the Biostar B660M-Silverwhere its own name already indicates that it uses the chipset Intel B660and which uses a layout Micro-ATX. Although it is a late version, it is necessary to remember the backward compatibility of the platform with the CPUs Intel Raptor Lake that we will see in the final stretch of the year.
We can see how the LGA1700 socket is powered by a VRM of 13+1 power stages hidden under two aluminum radiators. The processor is connected to four DDR4 DIMM slots that they admit up to 128 GB RAM at 5000 MHzwe also have access to a niche PCI Express 5.0 x16 steel-reinforced, one PCIe 4.0 x16, one PCIe x1, access to 1x M.2 port for an NVMe SSD high performance, 4 x 6.0Gbps SATA III ports, and it’s all powered by a classic configuration of a 24-pin ATX connector alongside an 8-pin EPS.
The information of the Biostar B660M-Silver it is complemented by access to WiFi 6 + Bluetooth connectivity, access to USB 3.2 Gen2, USB-C, USB 2.0 ports, three video outputs in the form of DisplayPort, HDMI and DVI, a Realtek ALC1220 audio chip with 7.1 audio output , and a generous Ethernet port Realtek RTL8125B at 2.5 Gbps to adapt to new times and high-speed Internet connections. As expected, don’t expect to know its price.
“In conclusion, the Biostar B660M-Silver motherboard packs everything you need for a motherboard of its caliber, with its incredible price point and feature-packed small factor, it’s well-suited for gamers and content creators, or occasional content consumption.