BIOSTAR Announces A68N-5600 SoC Motherboard for SFF and HTPCs – Chip-on-board brings excellent balance of price and performance to home-entertainment and office PCs


June 2017 Taipei, Taiwan – BIOSTAR is proud to announce its latest motherboard designed for the perfect balance of performance and value for small form factor (SFF) and home theatre PCs with its latest motherboard featuring AMD A10-4655M SoC solution. BIOSTAR has created the A68N-5600 in line with its SoC motherboard offerings that bring together the essence of the ultimate home-entertainment or office PC that offer low-power, small footprint whilst still bringing excellent performance for its intended tasks.

The BIOSTAR A68N-5600 has an MSRP of USD64.99.


Featuring a built-in AMD A10-4655M quad-core processor capable of Turbo clocks of 2.8GHz with a base clock of 2GHz, the motherboard delivers modern-day multitasking performance for day-to-day task as well as decoding task for entertainment use, enough to play HD content. The motherboard supports DDR3-1333MHz memory up to 32GB for excellent compatibility and all comes in the compact mini-ITX form factor perfect for SFF.

A68N-5600 Top

The BIOSTAR A68N-5600 features tried-and-tested BIOSTAR technology in delivering excellent experience for users including HD Audio for excellent sound replication and listening perfect for watching movies with full support for DirectX11.1 for greater support for 3D applications.

A68N-5600 IO

The BIOSTAR A68N-5600 features legacy PS/2 connectors as well as a pair of USB3.0 and USB2.0 ports for connectivity. A full 1Gbps LAN port is present for high-speed transfer. Multimedia I/O includes video output for both HDMI and VGA both supporting up to 1920×1200 @60hz output. Multi-channel audio is available up to 7.1 channels and pure high definition audio.


Model A68N-5600
CPU Support A10-4655M (Quad core 2.0GHz up to 2.8GHz, 25W)
Chipset AMD A68H
Memory Support Supports Dual Channel DDR3 1333
2 x DDR3 DIMM Memory Slot, Max. Supports up to 32GB Memory
Each DIMM supports non-ECC4/ 8/ 16 GB DDR3 module
* Please refer to for Memory support list.
Storage 4x SATA III Connector (6Gb/s) : Supports AHCI & RAID 0,1,10
LAN Realtek RTL 8111H
10/ 100/ 1000 Mb/s auto negotiation, Half / Full duplex capability
Audio Codec ALC887
7.1 Channels, High Definition Audio
USB 2x USB 3.0 port (2 on rear I/O)
6x USB 2.0 port (2 on rear I/Os and 4 via internal headers)
Expansion Slot 1x PCIe 2.0 x16 Slot (x8)
Rear I/O 1x PS/2 Mouse
1x PS/2 Keyboard
1x VGA Port
1x HDMI Port
1x LAN port
2x USB 3.0 Port
2x USB 2.0 Port
3x Audio Jack
Internal I/O 4x SATA III 6.0Gb/s Connector
2x USB 2.0 Header (each header supports 2 USB
2.0 ports)
1x 4-Pin Power Connector
1x 24-Pin Power Connector
1x CPU Fan Connector
1x System Fan Connector
1x Front Panel Header
1x Front Audio Header
1x Clear CMOS Header
1x Serial Port Header
Form Factor Mini-ITX Form Factor, 170 mm x 170 mm
OS Support Windows 7/ 8/ 8.1/10
BIOSTAR reserves the right to add or remove support for any OS with or without notice.
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