845GE Max

  ◊ 845GE Max (Pure Version)

  ◊ 845GE Max-L
(onboard 10/100 LAN)

Product version may vary across regions


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


Fuzzy logic4

• The most complete overclocking utility based on Windows OS. • System information auto detect. • Optimized CPU automatically or manually. • The 4th generation new feature: adjustable AGP ration and Vcore.

pc alert4

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.


Internet Connection Speed-up: optimize the internet connection speed of cable model or XDSL, monitor the connection status and allow users to adjust the system time through Internet connection.


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  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.


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



• Supports Socket 478 for Intel® Pentium 4/Celeron processor
• Supports 1.3 ~ 3.06GHz and up


Intel® 845GE Chipset
- AGP 4x slot (1.5V only)
- Integrated graphic controller
- Supports 100/133MHz FSB
- Supports 400/533MHz Intel NetBurst micro-architecture bus

Intel® ICH4 Chipset
- AC'97 2.2 interface
- 6 USB 2.0/1.1 ports
- 2 channel Ultra ATA/100 Bus Master IDE controller
- SMBus 2.0 support
- Integrated LAN controller


• Support 100/133MHz FSB
• Support 400/533MHz Intel NetBurst micro-architecture bus.

Main Memory

• Supports two 184-pin DDR200/DDR266/DDR333 DIMMs
• Supports Max. memory size of 2GB
• No support ECC Function
Note: FSB533 CPU is required in order to choose DDR333 selection in the BIOS setup.


• One AGP (Accelerated Graphics Port) 4x slot (support 1.5v only)
• Six PCI 2.2 32-bit Master bus slots (support 3.3v/5v)
• One CNR (Communication Network Riser) slot

On-Board IDE

• An IDE controller integrated in ICH4
• Support PIO, Bus Master and Ultra ATA66/100 operation modes
• Can connect up to four IDE devices


6 channels audio codec Realtek ALC650


• Integrated Intel Extreme Graphics


• ICH4 integrated LAN controller
- Intel 82562ET (Optional)

On-Board Peripherals

On-Board Peripherals include:
- 1 floppy port supports 2 FDDs with 360K, 720K, 1.2M, 1.44M and 2.88Mbytes
- 2 serial ports COM A & COM 2
- 1 VGA port
- 1 parallel port
- 1 RJ-45 LAN jack (Optional)
- 1 audio/game port
- 6 USB ports (Rear * 2/ Front * 4)


• The motherboard BIOS provides "Plug & Play" BIOS which detects the peripheral devices and
  expansion cards of the board automatically.
• The motherboard provides a Desktop Management Interface(DMI) function which records your
  motherboard specifications.


• 30.5 cm(L) x 20.5 cm(W) ATX 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.