IM-945GSE-A

Overview

System Processor

CPU

Intel® Atom™ N270 processor

CPU Type Onboard
Front Side Bus

400/533MHz

Chipset Intel® 945GSE + ICH7M
BIOS

AMI 4Mbit SPI

Memory

Technology Single-channel DDR2 400/533MHz (non-ECC)
Max. Capacity Up to 1 GB
Socket 1 x 200-pin SO-DIMM
Display Graphic Controller Intel® GMA950 Graphics
LVDS N/A
eDP N/A
VGA Yes
DVI Yes (DVI-D)
HDMI N/A
DisplayPort N/A
Display Mode Dual display supported
(VGA + DVI)
Ethernet Controller

2 x Intel® 82574L GbE LAN

‧ Audio Controller Realtek® ALC888 HD Audio Codec
‧ Super I/O Controller Fintek F71882FG
‧ H/W Monitor Watchdog Timer 255-level Watchdog Timer
Smart Fan N/A
‧ TPM Controller N/A
‧ I/O Interfaces USB 6 x USB 2.0 (4 x rear; 2 x internal)
Serial 6 x COM ports (COM1&2: rear; COM3~6: internal)
COM1: RS-232/422/485
COM2~6: RS-232
Parallel Yes
PS/2 N/A
GPIO N/A
‧ Expansion Slot PCIe x 16 N/A
PCIe x 4 N/A
PCIe x 1 N/A
PCI 1
Mini-PCIe 1
‧ Storage SATA 2 x SATA 2.0
IDE 1
eSATA N/A
CFast N/A
mSATA N/A
CompactFlash N/A
‧ Power Source Power Adaptor N/A
Power Supply ATX-20P
‧ Environment Operating Temperature 0 ~ 60°C
Operating Humidity 10 ~ 90%, non-condensing
Storage Temperature -20 ~ 80°C
Storage Humidity 10 ~ 90%, non-condensing
‧ Physical Characteristics Dimensions 170mm x 170mm (Mini-ITX)
Weight 0.43 kg
‧ Certification EMC FCC Class B, CE, C-Tick, VCCI, BSMI
Part Number Description
919-9830-011 MS-9830 VER 31 NTEL ATOM N270, ATX POWER
Part Number Description Quantity
K12-1080099-E06 ATA CABLE 1
K1D-3004008-E06 SATA POWER CABLE 2
K1D-1008068-E06 SATA SIGNAL CABLE 2
G52-98302X3-Q13 USER MANUAL 1
G71-SEDC026-J24 Driver CD 1
K14-1018003-V03 COM PORT CABLE 1
E21-9830060-A91 IO SHIELD 1

MSI Reminds You...

  1. The specifications may differ from areas and we keep the right to change without notice. Please check the specific Specification with your local dealers.
  2. The color of the product might be affected by photography and the monitor's setting, which might be different from the real product.

Specifications

The Specification may change without notice. The actual products sold are different from areas. Please check the detailed Specification with your local dealers.

Awards

Tipp Award - EIPACENTER.de
Date: 2009-00
Title: Tipp Award
Review: >Open
Media: EIPACENTER.de
Country: Germany
Best Value - Tweaktown.com
Date: 2008-00
Title: Best Value
Review: >Open
Media: Tweaktown.com
Country: Australia

BIOS

!Attention:

Users who download BIOS from here (not using Live Update) should use the flash utility included in the downloaded compressed file when doing the BIOS update. To avoid BIOS update failure, please do not use older versions of the update utility or utilities not provided by MSI.


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Description 1.Update 3pin/4pin smart FAN, com port sequence to match actual location
2.Update FAN1 string

Note: This BIOS can only use in IM-945GSE-A model.


Version 1.10
Type AMI BIOS Release Date 2009-05-18
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Description 1.Update 3pin/4pin smart FAN, com port sequence to match actual location
2.Update FAN1 string

Note: This BIOS can only use in IM-945GSE-B model.
Version 2.10
Type AMI BIOS Release Date 2009-05-18
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note

Driver

Win7 32,Vista 32,XP 32,Win 2000,Win 98,Win 98 SE,WinServer 2008 32,Win Me,Win 95,Linux

!Special Note:

The Drivers provided here are exclusively for MSI products only. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage resulted from improper usage or lack of technical expertise.


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Chipset Driver
Description Intel 945GSE
Version 9.1.1.1025
Type System & Chipset Drivers Release Date 2012-10-02
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 2.47 MB
Note
LAN Driver
Description Intel 82574L
Version 14.8
Type On-Board LAN Drivers Release Date 2012-10-02
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 13.24 MB
Note
Inte PRO/1000 Gigabit Adapters Driver
Description Driver Version: 9.12.18.0
Version
Type On-Board LAN Drivers Release Date 2008-12-18
OS Vista 32, XP 32, Win 2000, Win 98, Win 98 SE, Win Me, Win 95
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Inte PRO/1000 Gigabit Adapters Driver
Description Driver Version: 9.12.18.0
Version
Type On-Board LAN Drivers Release Date 2008-12-18
OS WinServer 2008 32
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Audio Driver
Description Realtek ALC888
Version R2.41
Type On-Board Audio Drivers Release Date 2012-10-02
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 77.27 MB
Note
Realtek Audio Driver R1.84
Description Driver Verson: R1.84
Version
Type On-Board Audio Drivers Release Date 2009-08-06
OS Vista 32, XP 32, Win 2000, Win 98, Win 98 SE, Win Me, Win 95
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
VGA Driver
Description Intel 945GSE
Version 15.12.75.4.1930
Type On-Board VGA Drivers Release Date 2012-10-02
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 22.58 MB
Note
Intel Embedded Graphics Drivers (IEGD)
Description Driver Version:9.0
Version
Type On-Board VGA Drivers Release Date 2008-12-18
OS Linux
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note

Manual

!Special Note:

MSI™ provides user manuals (in PDF format) here for download. You can use Adobe Acrobat Reader (Adobe's WEB Site) to open them.

An easy guide for you to assemble your PC step by step, please refer to "Quick Installation Guide".


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Version Language File Size Download Release Date
1.10 English 0.65 MB download 2009-05-18

Data Sheet

!Special Note:

MSI™ provides user manuals (in PDF format) here for download. You can use Adobe Acrobat Reader (Adobe's WEB Site) to open them.


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Version Language File Size Download Release Date
1.0 English 0.17 MB download 2013-05-22

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