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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  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 Intel® Pentium 4 / Celeron D processors in LGA775 package.
• Supports Pentium 4 805(Smithfield), 6XX, 5XX and Celeron D 3xx sequence processor.
• Supports Intel Hyper-Threading Technology.
Please refer to CPU Support for compatible CPU; the above description is for reference only.


Intel® 865G Chipset
 - Supports 800/533MHz.
 - Supports AGP 8X/4X interface.
 - Integrated Intel Extreme Graphics 2 controller.
 - Supports PC2100/PC2700 /PC3200 memory.

Intel® ICH5 Chipset
 - 8 USB 2.0/1.1 ports
 - 2 channel Ultra ATA/100 Bus Master IDE controller
 - Supports both ACPI and legacy APM power management.
 - 2 serial ATA Host Controllers
 - PCI Master v2.3, I/O APIC.

Main Memory

Supports two unbuffered DIMM of DDR DRAM.
Supports up to 2GB memory size without ECC.
Supports Dual channel DDR 266/333/400MHz.


One AGP (Advance Graphics Port) slot.
Two PCI 2.3 32-bit PCI bus slots (support 3.3v/5v PCI bus interface).

On-Board IDE

Dual Ultra DMA 66/100 IDE controllers integrated in ICH5.
 - Supports PIO, Bus Master operation modes.
 - Can connect up to four Ultra ATA drives.

Serial ATA/150 controller integrated in ICH5.
 - Up to 150MB/sec transfer speeds.
 - Can connect up to two Serial ATA drives.


AC97 link controller integrated in Intel® ICH5 chipset.
5.1 channels software audio codec Realtek ALC655.
- Compliance with AC97 v2.3 Spec.
- Meet PC2001 audio performance requirement.


Realtek® 8100C
 - Integrated Fast Ethernet MAC and PHY in one chip.
 - Supports 10Mb/s, 100Mb/s
 - Compliance with PCI 2.2.
 - Supports ACPI Power Management.

Internal I/O Connectors

- ATX 20-Pin power connector
- 4-pin ATX 12V power connector
- CPU / System FAN connectors
- CD-in connector
- Clear CMOS jumper
- Serial port connector (COM2)
- 2 x USB 2.0 connector support additional 4 ports
- Front panel audio connector
- Front panel connector
- 2 x Serial ATA connectors
- 1 x Floppy disk drive connector
- 2 x Ultra DMA 100 IDE device connectors

MSI Reminds You...
• The floppy disk cable will be optional.

Back Panel I/O Ports

- 1 x Parallel
- 1 x Serial port (COM 1)
- 1 x VGA port
- 1 x PS/2 Keyboard
- 1 x PS/2 Mouse
- 1 x Audio I/O (Line-in/Line-out/MIC)
- 4 x USB 2.0
- 1 x RJ45 LAN Jack


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.


24.5 cm(L) x 20.5 cm(W) Micro-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.