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Motherboard Specifications, H-Joshua-H61-uATX (Joshua)

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Figure 1: The Joshua motherboard
Photograph of motherboard
  • Manufacturer's name: Foxconn
  • Motherboard name: H-Joshua-H61-uATX
  • HP/Compaq name: Joshua
  • uATX: 24.4 cm (9.6 in) x 24.4 cm (9.6 in)
  • Intel H61
  • 5 GT/s (Direct Media Interface)
  • TDP: Varies by processor
  • Socket type: LGA 1155
  • Motherboard supports the following processor upgrades:
    ProcessorTDP
    Intel Core i3-3xxxT (Ivy Bridge) Dual Core up to 35 W
    Intel Core i3-3xxx (Ivy Bridge) Dual Coreup to 55 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxxT (Ivy Bridge) Dual Coreup to 35 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxxT (Ivy Bridge) Quad Coreup to 45 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxxS (Ivy Bridge) Quad Coreup to 65 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxxP (Ivy Bridge) Quad Core (onboard graphics not supported)up to 69 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxx (Ivy Bridge) Quad Coreup to 77 W
    Intel Core i7-3xxx (Ivy Bridge) Quad Coreup to 77 W
    Intel Core i3-2xxx (Sandy Bridge) Dual Coreup to 65 W
    Intel Core i3-2xxxT (Sandy Bridge) Dual Coreup to 35 W
    Intel Core i5-2xxx (Sandy Bridge) Quad Coreup to 95 W
    Intel Core i5-2xxxP (Sandy Bridge) Quad Coreup to 95 W
    Intel Core i7-2xxx (Sandy Bridge) Quad Coreup to 95 W
    Intel Celeron G4xx (Sandy Bridge) Single Core up to 35 W
    Intel Celeron G5xx (Sandy Bridge) Dual Coreup to 65 W
    Intel Pentium G6xx (Sandy Bridge) Dual Coreup to 65 W
    Intel Pentium G6xxT (Sandy Bridge) Dual Coreup to 35 W
    Intel Pentium G8xx (Sandy Bridge) Dual Coreup to 65 W
    Intel Pentium G16xx (Sandy Bridge) Dual Coreup to 55 W
    Intel Pentium G20xx (Ivy Bridge) Dual Coreup to 55 W
  • Dual channel memory architecture
  • Two 240-pin DDR3 DIMM sockets
  • Supports the following:
    • PC3-10600 (DDR3-1333)
    • PC3-12800 (DDR3-1600)
  • Non-ECC memory only, unbuffered
  • Supports 1 GB, 2 GB, 4 GB and 8 GB DIMMs
  • Supports up to 4 GB on 32-bit systems
    NOTE:32-bit systems cannot address a full 4.0 GB of memory.
  • Supports up to 16 GB on 64-bit systems
    NOTE:Maximum memory shown reflects the capability of the hardware and can be limited further in the operating system.
*Integrated video is not available if a graphics card or an Intel processor ending with “P” is installed.
  • A processor that supports graphics is required for integrated graphics to be enabled.
  • Integrated graphics: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator HD (DX10.1)
  • Either integrated graphics or the PCI Express x16 slot are usable at one time; they are not usable concurrently.
  • Use of both DVI ports at the same time is supported.
*Integrated audio is not available if a sound card is installed.
  • Audio codec: IDT 92HD73E
  • 7.1 channel audio
  • Beats Audio support: yes
  • Interface: Integrated into motherboard
  • Technology: RTL8171FH-CG gigabit Ethernet controller
  • Data transfer speeds: up to 10/100/1000 Mb/s
  • Transmission standards: 1000BASE-T Ethernet
  • One PCI Express x16 (Gen2.0)
  • Three PCI Express x1 (Gen2.0)
  • One PCI Express x1 Mini Card
Figure 2: Back I/O ports
Image of the back I/O ports
1 - USB 2.0: 4
2 - LAN (Ethernet)
3 - DVI-D
4 - DVI-I
5 - Audio center/subwoofer
6 - Audio rear speaker out
7 - Audio side speaker out
8 - Audio line-in
9 - Audio line-out
10 - Microphone
  • 1x Front audio connector Mini-PCIE LED
  • 1x Mini-PCIE LED connector
  • 1x LPC debug connector
  • 1x Flash override connector
  • 1x USB 2.0 connector
  • 2x Dual-USB 2.0 connectors
  • 1x USB 3.0 connector
  • 1x Front panel connector
  • 4x Serial ATA connectors
  • 1x One touch reset connector
  • 1x One touch recovery connector
  • 1x BIOS recovery connector
  • 1x Hood sense connector
  • 1x Power supply connector
  • 1x CPU fan connector
  • 1x ATX 12V connector
  • 1x System FAN connector
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 the default position.
  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, then move the jumper back to the default position.
  3. Turn ON the computer.
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