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Motherboard Specifications, H-CUPERTINO2-H61-uA TX (Cupertino2)

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Figure 1: The Cupertino2 motherboard
Photograph of motherboard
  • Manufacturer's motherboard name: Foxconn
  • Motherboard name: H-CUPERTINO2-H61-uA TX
  • HP/Compaq name: Cupertino2
  • uATX: 24.4 cm (9.6 in) x 22.0 cm (8.7 in)
  • Intel H61
  • 5 GT/s (DMI bus)
  • Socket type: LGA 1155
  • TDP: 35W up to 95W (processor dependent)
  • Motherboard supports the following processor upgrades:
    • Core i3-2xxx/T dual core
    • Core i3-2xxx dual core
    • Core i5-2xxx quad core
    • Core i7-2xxx quad core
    • Core G5xx/T dual core
    • Core G6xx/T dual core
  • Dual channel memory architecture
  • Two 240-pin DDR3 DIMM sockets
  • Supports the following:
    • PC3-8500 (DDR3-1066)
    • PC3-10600 (DDR3-1333)
  • Non-ECC memory only, unbuffered
  • Supports 1 GB, 2 GB, and 4 GB DIMMs
  • Supports up to 4 GB on 32-bit* systems
  • Supports up to 8 GB on 64-bit systems
NOTE:32-bit systems cannot address a full 4.0 GB of memory
*Integrated video is not available if a graphics card is installed.
  • Either integrated graphics or the PCI Express x16 slot are usable at one time; they are not usable concurrently.
  • Use of both the DVI and the VGA ports at the same time is supported.
*Integrated audio is not available if a sound card is installed.
  • Built-in High Definition 5.1 channel audio
  • Audio jack sensing
  • Realtek ALC656 CODEC
  • Interface: Integrated into motherboard
  • Technology: RTL8171E gigabit ethernet controller
  • Data transfer speeds: up to 10/100/1000 Mb/s
  • Transmission standards: 1000-Base-T Ethernet
  • One PCI Express x16 (Gen2.0)
  • Three PCI Express x1 (Gen2.0)
  • One PCI Express Mini Card x1
Figure 2: Back I/O panel
1 - USB 2.0: 4
2 - LAN
3 - DVI-D port
4 - VGA port
5 - Audio: Line in
6 - Audio: Line out
7 - Audio: Microphone
  • 1x ATX power connector
  • 1x ATX CPU power connector
  • 1x CPU fan connector
  • 1x System fan connector
  • 4x SATA 2.0 connectors
  • 4x USB 2.0 connectors
  • 1x Internal SPDIF output connector
  • 1x Front panel audio connector
  • 1x ROM recovery connector
  • 1x Hood sense connector
  • 1x One touch reset connector
  • 1x One touch recovery connector
  • 1x Front panel connector

Motherboard layout

Figure 3: layout
layout of Cupertino2 motherboard
1 - 4-pin ATX power
2 - CPU socket
3 - CPU fan
4 - 2x DDR3 DIMM sockets
5 - Battery
6 - 24-pin ATX power
7 - Hood sensor
8 - ROM recovery header
9 - One-Touch Recovery
10 - One-Touch Reset
11 - CMOS and Password jumpers
12 - 4x SATA 3 GB/s connectors
13 - Front panel header
14 - F_USB 3, 2, 1
15 - Flash override
16 - LPC Debug
17 - Minicard socket
18 - WLAN LED
19 - F_Audio
20 - PCI Express x1 slot #3
21 - PCI Express x1 slot #2
22 - System buzzer
23 - PCI Express x1 slot #1
24 - PCI Express x16 slot
25 - 3x Audio jacks
26 - S/PDIF header
27 - Chassis fan
28 - VGA port
29 - DVI-D port
30 - Ethernet port
31 - 4x USB ports
CAUTION: Do not change any jumper setting while the computer is on. Damage to the motherboard can result.
This motherboard has a jumper to clear the Real Time Clock (RTC) RAM in CMOS.
  1. Turn OFF the computer and unplug the power cord.
  2. Move the jumper to from pins 1-3 (default) to pins 3-5, then move the jumper back to default.
  3. Plug the power cord and turn ON the computer.
The BIOS password is used to protect BIOS settings from unwanted changes.
To erase the BIOS password follow these steps:
  1. Turn OFF the computer.
  2. Move the jumper from pins 2-4 (default) to pins 4-6.
  3. Move the jumper to default.
  4. Turn ON the computer.

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