Live Update 5

MSI Live Update 5 is a powerful and useful application for updating the latest BIOS and Drivers, saving you time and lowers the risk of updating. End-users can install and run the Live Update 5 software on their computers with the companion CD or downloading the app from the MSI website.

- Automatically Detect the BIOS/Driver/VGA/Utility Update
- Support Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7 32/64bit


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This useful software detects system temperature, the status of voltage, fans and all other key components onboard. If any problem occurs, it will alert the user to correct the problem, reducing the risk of system damage.


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.



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



◊ Socket 478 for Intel® P4 processors (Willimate 478 and
   Northwood 478 / Celeron 478) with 400/533 MHz
◊ Supports up to 3.06GHz
◊ Supports Hyper-Threading Technology


SIS® 651 Chipset
 - High performance host interface 400/533MHz
 - Support 64-bit high performance DDR333/DDR266/DDR200 memory controller
 - Support AGP 4X/2X interface with fast write transaction
 - High throughput SiS® MuTIOL connect to SiS® 962L MuTIOL Media I/O
 - High performance 2D/3D and Video Accelerator

SIS® 962L MuTIOL Media I/O Chipset
 - High performance MuTIOL connect to SiS® 651 NB
 - Integrated multi-threaded I/O link ensures concurrency of
    up/down stream data transfer with 1.2GB/s bandwidth
 - Integrated MuTIOL connect to PCI bridge
 - Dual IDE Master/Slave controller
 - Integrated USB 2.0/1.1 host controller and Fast Ethernet MAC controller
 - Integrated audio controller with AC'97 interface
 - Advanced power management and PC2001 compliance
 - Integrated RTC and DMA interrupt and keyboard controller
 - Integrated PCI to LPCC bridge

Main Memory

• Supports two memory banks using two 184-pin unbuffered DDR200/266/333 DIMM.
• Supports up to 2GB memory size.
• No support ECC Function.


• One AGP (Accelerated Graphics Port) 2X/4X slot.
• Three PCI 2.2 32-bit PCI bus slots (support 3.3V/5V PCI bus interface).
• One CNR (Communication Network Riser) slot.

On-Board IDE

• Dual IDE controllers integrated in SiS® 962L
• Support P/O, Bus Master, Ultra DMA66/100/133 operation.
• Can connect up to four IDE devices.


• Built-in Real 256 bit 2D/3D graphics engine


• AC'97 link controller integrated in SiS® 962L
• 6 channels software audio codec RealTek ALC650.
 - Compliance with AC97 v2.2 Spec.
 - Meet PC2001 audio performance requirement.
 - Can support SPDIF Out via 3-pin SPDIF bracket only.


• SiS 962L integrated MAC + Realtek 8201BL PHY
 - Integrated Fast Ethernet MAC and PHY in 962L.
 - Supports 10Mb/s and 100Mb/s auto-negotiation operation.
 - Compliance with PCI v2.2 and PC99 standard.
• Supports Wake-On-LAN and remote wake-up.
• Supports ACPI power management.

On-Board Peripherals

On-Board Peripherals include:
 - 1 floppy port supports 2 FDDs with 360K, 720K, 1.2M, 1.44M and 2.88Mbytes.
 - 1 serial ports (COM A)
 - 1 parallel port supports SPP/EPP/ECP mode.
 - 6 USB ports (2.0/1.1) (Rear x 2/ Front x 4).
 - 1 RJ-45 LAN jack
 - 1 Line-In/Line-Out/Mic-In port
 - 1 game port.
 - 1 VGA port.


• 2Mb Award BIOS with PnP, ACPI, SMBIOS 2.3, Green and Boot Block.
• Provides DMI2.0, WfM2.0, WOL, WOR, chassis intrusion, and SMBus forsystem management.


24.5 cm(L) x 20 cm(W) MicroATX Form Factor


6 mounting holes.

Product Accessories

MSI Reminds You...
• The accessories will probably be different according to the different selling areas of product models. For details of accessories, please refer to the descriptions on the product package.


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