845GVM

Overview

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Detail Specifications

CPU

• Supports Socket 478 for Intel® Pentium 4/Celeron processor
• Supports 1.4 ~ 3.06GHz and up


Chipset  

Intel® 845GV Chipset
 - Integrated 2D/3D graphic controller
 - Support PC2100 (DDR266) technology
 - 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


FSB

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


Main Memory


• Supports two 184-pin DDR200/DDR266 DIMMs
• Supports Max. memory size of 2GB
• Support 2.5V DDR DIMM
• No support ECC Function


Slots


• Three 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


Video


• Integrated Intel Extreme Graphics


Audio


• 6 channels S/W audio codec Realtek ALC650
- Compliance w/AC97 v2.1 spec
- Meet PC2001 audio performance requirement


Network
(Optional, 845GVM-L only) 

• PCI local bus single-chip Fast Ethernet Controller
• RealTek RTL8101L with external Base-T lan transformer
 - Integrated Fast Ethernet MAC and PHY in one chip.
 - Supports 10Mb/s and 100Mb/s auto-negotiation operation.
 - Compliance with PCI v2.2.
 - Compliance with PC99 and PC2001 standard.
 - Supports Wake-On-LAN and remote wake-up.
 - Supports ACPI power management.

Modem (Optional, 845GVM-L only)

• Supports MSI proprietary modem card MS-6961


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 VGA port
- 1 parallel port
- 1 RJ-45 LAN jack (Optional)
- 1 audio/game port
- 2 USB ports


BIOS

• 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.


Dimension

• 24.5 cm(L) x 21.4 cm(W) Micro-ATX Form Factor

Mounting

• 6 mounting holes.


Product Accessories


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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.

 

Awards

BIOS

*Please download and execute the file in USB pen drive only. System will restart several times to update ME firmware after updated system BIOS. Please DO NOT remove the USB pen drive until ME update sucessfully. *Please make sure you have read the SOP before you update the BIOS. SOP Download: BIOS & ME update SOP *MSI recommend you to update BIOS with ME8 only if you are using IvyBridge 22nm CPU. **Please reinstall driver after updating BIOS with ME8. OS: Windows 7 OS: Windows XP

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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.


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Description - Wrong information of floppy in device manager under WinXP when plug USB floppy.
- Support CPU FSB533MHz.
- Support large HDD ( over 137GB).
- BIOS reported incorrect CPU temperature.
Version 2.2
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2004-07-16
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note 1. BIOS ver.2.x is for MS-6714 with 845GV
2. This BIOS is only for 2MB BIOS, please check your current version.
Description Add "APIC Function" in BIOS.
Version 4.2
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2004-03-05
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note 1. BIOS ver.4.X is for PCB V4.0A with 845GV/GL/PE only.
2. This BIOS is only for 4MB BIOS, please check your current version.
Description -Fixed system slow down after S3 resume under Win98 & WinME with HT cpu installed.
-Fixed WinXP system can't resume from S1 sometimes.
Version 4.1
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2003-12-26
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note 1. BIOS ver.4.X is for PCB V4.0A with 845GV/GL/PE only.
2. This BIOS is only for 4MB BIOS, please check your current version.
Description -Add Init Display First item in the BIOS setup
Version 2.1
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2002-12-31
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note 1. BIOS ver.2.x is for MS-6714 with 845GV
2. This BIOS is only for 2MB BIOS, please check your current version.
Description This is Award BIOS release.
Version 2.0
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2002-11-07
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note 1. BIOS ver.2.x is for MS-6714 with 845GV
2. This BIOS is only for 2MB BIOS, please check your current version.
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Driver

XP 64,XP 32,Win 2000,Win 98,Win 98 SE,Win Me,Win 95

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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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Intel INF Drivers
Description • Supports Win98SE/ME/2000/XP/2003 Server
• Driver version: 6.2.1.1001
Version
Type System & Chipset Drivers Release Date 2006-06-21
OS XP 32, Win 2000, Win 98, Win 98 SE, Win Me, Win 95
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Intel® USB 2.0 Drivers
Description • Add support ICH5 chipset
• Driver version:
- Win98/ME 1.1.0.2


Note: For WinXP, please use Microsoft Windows Update to download driver from Microsoft or aquire the latest service pack
Version
Type System & Chipset Drivers Release Date 2003-04-28
OS Win 98 SE, Win Me
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Realtek ALC Series AC97 Audio Driver
Description • Driver version for Win98/WinMe/Win2000/WinXP: 5.10.00.6230


Version
Type On-Board Audio Drivers Release Date 2007-05-08
OS XP 32, Win 2000
Download download File Size 30.58 MB
Note
Realtek ALC Series AC97 Audio Driver
Description • Driver version for Win98/WinMe/Win2000/WinXP: 5.10.00.6230


Version
Type On-Board Audio Drivers Release Date 2007-05-08
OS XP 64
Download download File Size 30.58 MB
Note
Intel Application Accelerator (IAA)
Description • Fixed WinXP HCT11.0 PCI Compliancy test fail issue.
• Driver version: 2.3.0
Version
Type On-Board PIDE/SATA Drivers Release Date 2002-11-08
OS XP 32, Win 2000, Win 98, Win 98 SE, Win Me, Win 95
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Intel 845/865 G/GL/GE/GV VGA Drivers
Description Driver version:
Win98/ME: 4.14.10.3732
2000/XP: 6.14.10.3943
Version
Type On-Board VGA Drivers Release Date 2004-12-11
OS Win 98 SE, Win Me
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Intel 845/865 G/GL/GE/GV VGA Drivers
Description Driver version:
Win98/ME: 4.14.10.3732
2000/XP: 6.14.10.3943
Version
Type On-Board VGA Drivers Release Date 2004-12-11
OS XP 32, Win 2000
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note

Manual

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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
1.0 Japanese 3.85 MB download 2003-03-26
1.0 Simplified Chinese 5.75 MB download 2003-03-26
1.0 Traditional Chinese 2.72 MB download 2003-02-19
1.0 English 4.19 MB download 2003-01-28

Test Report

CPU Support

 

Note Note: Can use FSB533 3.06GHz CPU but cannot suppot HT (Hyper Threading) function
CPU FSB / HT BUS Ratio Result
Pentium 4 (Northwood, FSB533, L2 Cache 512KB)
Pentium 4 2.26GHz 533 17 OK
Pentium 4 2.4GHz (SL6RZ-C1) 533 18 OK
Pentium 4 2.53GHz (SL6EV-B0) 533 19 OK
Pentium 4 2.66GHz (SL6PE-D1) 533 20 OK
Pentium 4 2.8GHz (SL6PF-D1) 533 21 OK
Pentium 4 3.06GHz (SL6PG-D1) 533 23 NOTE
Pentium 4 (Northwood, FSB400, L2 Cache 512KB)
Pentium 4 2.0GHz 400 20 OK
Pentium 4 2.2GHz 400 22 OK
Pentium 4 2.4GHz 400 24 OK
Pentium 4 2.5GHz 400 25 OK
Pentium 4 2.6GHz 400 26 OK
Pentium 4 2.8GHz 400 28 OK
Pentium 4 (Willamette, FSB400, L2 Cache 256KB)
Pentium 4 1.5GHz 400 15 OK
Pentium 4 1.6GHz 400 16 OK
Pentium 4 1.7GHz 400 17 OK
Pentium 4 1.8GHz 400 18 OK
Pentium 4 1.9GHz 400 19 OK
Pentium 4 2.0GHz 400 20 OK
Celeron (Northwood, FSB400, L2 Cache 128KB)
Celeron 2.0GHz (SL6HY-C1) 400 20 OK
Celeron 2.1GHz 400 21 OK
Celeron 2.2GHz 400 22 OK
Celeron 2.3GHz 400 23 OK
Celeron 2.4GHz (SL6VU-D1) 400 24 OK
Celeron 2.5GHz (SL6ZY-D1) 400 25 OK
Celeron 2.6GHz (SL6VV-D1) 400 26 OK
Celeron 2.7GHz (SL77S-D1) 400 27 OK
Celeron 2.8GHz (SL77T-D1) 400 28 OK
Celeron (Willamette, FSB400, L2 Cache 128KB)
Celeron 1.8GHz 400 18 OK

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