The H61H2-M2 is a LGA 1155 motherboard that combines the H61 Intel Chipset and the 2nd Generation Intel Core i3, i5, i7 and unlocked edition K-sku desktop processors to deliver new technologies and innovating capabilities. The H61H2-M2 is also 3rd Generation Intel Core ready and support Windows 8 allowing for upgradeability and smart performance. For system stability the ECS H61H2-M2 equips a VRD 12 compliant 5-phase power design and applied Solid capacitors on the CPU side. Furthermore, ECS ESD protection is utilized to prevent electrostatic discharge damage provides for longevity. Utilizing Intel HD graphics provides built in visuals and a rich set of features, including InTru 3D, Quick Sync Video and Clear Video HD Technology providing a superb visual experience. The ECS EZ Intelligent utilities include eOC, eSF, eBLU and eDLU which offers a convenient way to extract performance, save energy consumption and keep all your drivers and BIOS up-to-date. All together the H61H2-M2 provides a balanced system for all your computing needs.