K8N Neo4 Platinum (PCB 1.0)

Overview

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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.

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

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Cool'n'Quiet

AMD Cool'n'Quiet™ Technology reduces heat and noise so you can experience amazing performance without distraction. Combined with core enhancements, included in the AMD processors, that can improve overall power savings, deliver better multitasking and energy efficiency. Cool'n'Quiet technology can automatically adjust processor ratio to throttle CPU speed with four modes.

Features
- Independent Dynamic Core Technology
- Dual Dynamic Power Management™ 
- AMD CoolCore™ Technology
- AMD Wideband Frequency Control
- Multi-Point Thermal Control

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Core Cell

Core Cell is MSI's new catch phrase and it has a number of features, including; decreasing overall system noise, power saving functions, prolonging the life of system components, and even overclocking, apparently.
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D.O.T

Dynamic Overclocking Technology is the automatic overclocking function. It is designed to detect the load balance of CPU while running programs, and to adjust the best CPU frequency automatically.
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Core Center

The all-in-one hardware console is an advanced combination of the popular PC alert and Fuzzy logic applications. It offers powerful functions such as hardware monitor, system alert, and instinctive overclocking UI.
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DIGI Cell

This program is a kind of control center for the motherboard. DigiCell has its own tools for monitoring network connections. And it has an integrated Power On Agent utility that can start up and shut down the computer according to a schedule.

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.

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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.

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

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Cool'n'Quiet

AMD Cool'n'Quiet™ Technology reduces heat and noise so you can experience amazing performance without distraction. Combined with core enhancements, included in the AMD processors, that can improve overall power savings, deliver better multitasking and energy efficiency. Cool'n'Quiet technology can automatically adjust processor ratio to throttle CPU speed with four modes.

Features
- Independent Dynamic Core Technology
- Dual Dynamic Power Management™ 
- AMD CoolCore™ Technology
- AMD Wideband Frequency Control
- Multi-Point Thermal Control

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Core Cell

Core Cell is MSI's new catch phrase and it has a number of features, including; decreasing overall system noise, power saving functions, prolonging the life of system components, and even overclocking, apparently.
featurePic

D.O.T

Dynamic Overclocking Technology is the automatic overclocking function. It is designed to detect the load balance of CPU while running programs, and to adjust the best CPU frequency automatically.
featurePic

Core Center

The all-in-one hardware console is an advanced combination of the popular PC alert and Fuzzy logic applications. It offers powerful functions such as hardware monitor, system alert, and instinctive overclocking UI.
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DIGI Cell

This program is a kind of control center for the motherboard. DigiCell has its own tools for monitoring network connections. And it has an integrated Power On Agent utility that can start up and shut down the computer according to a schedule.

Detail Specifications

CPU

• Supports 64-bit AMD® Opteron™, Athlon™ 64 X2 Dual Core, Athlon™ 64 FX, Athlon™ 64 processor (Socket 939)
• Supports up to 3500+, 3800+ Athlon 64 FX 53, or higher CPU

Chipset

NVIDIA® nForce4 Ultra Chipset
- HyperTransport link to the AMD Athlon 64/Athlon 64 FX CPU
- HyperTransport supporting speed up to 1GHz (2000MT/s)
- Supports PCI Express x16/x1 interface
- Two independent SATA controllers, for four drives
- Dual Fast ATA-133 IDE controllers
- IEEE 802.3 NVIDIA MAC for 1000BASE-T


Main Memory


• Supports dual channel DDR 266/333/400Supports dual channel DDR 266/333/400, using four 184-pin DDR DIMMs.
• Supports a maximum memory size up to 4GB without ECC.
• Supports 2.5v DDR DRAM DIMM.


Slots

• One PCI Express x16 slot (supports PCI Express Bus specification v1.0a compliant)
• One PCI Express x4 slots (support PCI Express x2 only)
• One PCI Express x1 slots (support PCI Express Bus specification v1.0a compliant)
• Four 32-bit v2.3 Master PCI bus slots (support 3.3v/5v PCI bus interface). 


On-Board IDE


• An IDE controller on the NVIDIA nForce4 Ultra chipset provides IDE HDD/CD-ROM with PIO,
   Bus Master and Ultra DMA133/100/66 operation modes.
- Can connect up to 4 IDE devices


On-Board SATA


• NV RAID supports 4 SATA II ports(SATA 1 to 4). Transfer rate is up to 300MB/s.

NV RAID (Software)

• Supports up to 4 SATA and 4 ATA133 Hard drives
- RAID 0 or 1, 0+1, JBOD is supported
- RAID function available for ATA133+SATA H/D drives

Silicon image's SATARAID5™ (Software)
• RAID 0 or 1, RAID5, RAID10, and JBOD groups are supported
• Support up to 4 SATA devices connected to a single controller

MSI Reminds You...
• The RAID setup floppy disk is optional depending on the districts. You can download the files from the website to make the setup disk.


Audio

7.1 channel audio codec RealTek ALC850.
- Compliance with AC97 v2.3 Spec.
- Meet PC2001 audio performance requirement.


LAN

• Supports dual LAN jacks
- 1 LAN supports 10/100/1000 Fast Ethernet by Marvell 88E1111 PHY
- 1 LAN supports 10/100/1000 Fast Ethernet by Marvell 88E8053


IEEE1394


VIA 6307 chipset
- Supports up to two 1394 ports. (Rear panel x1, pinheader x1)
- Transfer rate is up to 400Mbps


On-Board Peripherals

On-Board Peripherals include:
- 1 floppy port supports 1 FDD with 360K, 720K, 1.2M, 1.44M and 2.88Mbytes
- 1 serial port
- 1 parallel port supports SPP/EPP/ECP mode
- 1 Audio jack(5-in-1), coaxial/fiber SPDIF out
- 1 IrDA pinheader
- 1 D-Bracket2 pinheader
- 10 USB 2.0 ports (Rear x 4 / Front x 6)
- 2 RJ45 LAN jacks
- 2 IEEE 1394 connectors (Rear x 1/ Front x 1)

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


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

• 30.4cm(L) x 24.4cm(W) ATX Form Factor

Mounting

• 9 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.

 

Awards

Top 10 (3rd Place)
 - CHIP Test & Kauf
Date: 2006-00
Title: Top 10 (3rd Place)
Review: -
Media: CHIP Test & Kauf
Country: Germany
TOP 10 (3rd Placed) - CHIP Test & Kauf
Date: 2006-00
Title: TOP 10 (3rd Placed)
Review: -
Media: CHIP Test & Kauf
Country: Germany
Test Winner - XtremePC
Date: 2005-00
Title: Test Winner
Review: -
Media: XtremePC
Country: Russia
Best Price/ Performance - Extreme Tech
Date: 2005-00
Title: Best Price/ Performance
Review: >Open
Media: Extreme Tech
Country: United States Minor Outlying Islands
Editor's Choice - PC Home
Date: 2005-00
Title: Editor's Choice
Review: -
Media: PC Home
Country: China
Recommended
 - CHIP
Date: 2005-00
Title: Recommended
Review: -
Media: CHIP
Country: Czech Republic
Silver Award
 - HWM
Date: 2005-00
Title: Silver Award
Review: -
Media: HWM
Country: Indonesia
Silver Award
 - HWM
Date: 2005-00
Title: Silver Award
Review: -
Media: HWM
Country: Trinidad and Tobago
Editor's Choice
 - ViperLair.com
Date: 2005-00
Title: Editor's Choice
Review: >Open
Media: ViperLair.com
Country: United States Minor Outlying Islands
Date: 2005-00
Title: "Editor's Choice (for System: K8N Neo4 Platinum + NX6800GT-TD256)"
Review: -
Media: PC WORLD
Country: Bulgaria
Editor's Choice
 - HotHardware.com
Date: 2005-00
Title: Editor's Choice
Review: >Open
Media: HotHardware.com
Country: United States Minor Outlying Islands
Grab It Dude! 9/10
 - GDHardware.com
Date: 2005-00
Title: Grab It Dude! 9/10
Review: -
Media: GDHardware.com
Country: United States Minor Outlying Islands
Propriety of The Price - Hard'nSoft
Date: 2005-00
Title: Propriety of The Price
Review: -
Media: Hard'nSoft
Country: Russia
Performance
 - PC Press
Date: 2005-00
Title: Performance
Review: -
Media: PC Press
Country: Balkan
Our Choice - game.exe
Date: 2005-00
Title: Our Choice
Review: -
Media: game.exe
Country: Russia
CHIP Tip Power
 - CHIP
Date: 2005-00
Title: CHIP Tip Power
Review: -
Media: CHIP
Country: Portugal
CHIP Tip Performance
 - CHIP
Date: 2005-00
Title: CHIP Tip Performance
Review: -
Media: CHIP
Country: Portugal
Recommended
 - PC WORLD
Date: 2005-00
Title: Recommended
Review: -
Media: PC WORLD
Country: Hungary
Choice Product - Technoa
Date: 2005-00
Title: Choice Product
Review: -
Media: Technoa
Country: Mauritius
Recommendation - Tom's Hardware Guide
Date: 2005-00
Title: Recommendation
Review: >Open
Media: Tom's Hardware Guide
Country: Germany
Recommended Product
 - PC Labs
Date: 2005-00
Title: Recommended Product
Review: -
Media: PC Labs
Country: Turkey
Editor's Choice
 - MicroComputer
Date: 2005-00
Title: Editor's Choice
Review: -
Media: MicroComputer
Country: China
4.5 out of 5 Stars Award - CPU Magazine
Date: 2005-00
Title: 4.5 out of 5 Stars Award
Review: -
Media: CPU Magazine
Country: United States Minor Outlying Islands
Editor's Choice - AMD Zone.com
Date: 2005-00
Title: Editor's Choice
Review: -
Media: AMD Zone.com
Country: United States Minor Outlying Islands
Bull's eye award
 - FiringSquad
Date: 2005-00
Title: Bull's eye award
Review: >Open
Media: FiringSquad
Country: Albania
Choice Award
 - e-Zone
Date: 2005-00
Title: Choice Award
Review: -
Media: e-Zone
Country: Hong Kong
Power Award
 - PC 3
Date: 2005-00
Title: Power Award
Review: -
Media: PC 3
Country: Hong Kong
Recommended - PC Weekly
Date: 2005-00
Title: Recommended
Review: -
Media: PC Weekly
Country: Hong Kong
Technology
 - PC Press
Date: 2005-00
Title: Technology
Review: -
Media: PC Press
Country: Balkan
Gold Editor's Choice
 - Anandtech.com
Date: 2005-00
Title: Gold Editor's Choice
Review: >Open
Media: Anandtech.com
Country: United States Minor Outlying Islands
Recommended Product - PCSTATS.com
Date: 2005-00
Title: Recommended Product
Review: -
Media: PCSTATS.com
Country: United States Minor Outlying Islands
Must Have Hardware
 - Hardocp.com
Date: 2005-00
Title: Must Have Hardware
Review: >Open
Media: Hardocp.com
Country: United States Minor Outlying Islands
Editor's Choice
 - PC Plus
Date: 2005-00
Title: Editor's Choice
Review: -
Media: PC Plus
Country: Malawi
Top Product
 - PC WORLD
Date: 2005-00
Title: Top Product
Review: -
Media: PC WORLD
Country: Czech Republic
Trefa
 - Svethardware.cz
Date: 2004-00
Title: Trefa
Review: -
Media: Svethardware.cz
Country: Czech Republic
Editor's Choice - T-Break.com
Date: 2004-00
Title: Editor's Choice
Review: -
Media: T-Break.com
Country: Russia

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

!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 This BIOS fixes the following problem of the previous version:
- Show full logo during POST.

Version 1.D
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2006-05-24
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note About how to flash the BIOS, please refer to BIOS flash SOP
Description - Add safety recover function to revert BIOS into default setting when system unable to boot due to overclocking.
To enable the function please press the reset button or power button 3 times.
- Update NVMM firmware version.
- Update Silicon 3114 firmware version.
- Update CPU ID.
Version 1.C
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2006-05-09
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note About how to flash the BIOS, please refer to BIOS flash SOP
Description Update CPU ID.
Version 1.B
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2005-12-02
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note About how to flash the BIOS, please refer to BIOS flash SOP
Description - Support Winbond W39V040FB BIOS ROM.
Version 1.A
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2005-11-07
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note About how to flash the BIOS, please refer to BIOS flash SOP
Description Improve compatilbility problem with some USB 2.0 devices
Version 1.9
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2005-09-09
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note About how to flash the BIOS, please refer to BIOS flash SOP
Description - Improve compatibility problem with nVidia graphic card.
- Improve stability problem when doing overclock behavior.
Version 1.6
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2005-06-24
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note About how to flash the BIOS, please refer to BIOS flash SOP
Description - Update CPUID.
- Update NVMM version to 4.052.08.
- Update NVPXE version 2.12.
Version 1.5
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2005-06-03
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note About how to flash the BIOS, please refer to BIOS flash SOP
Description - Support AMD K8 reversion E stepping CPU.
- Update NVPXE version to 2.12.
- Update NVMM version to 4.94.
- Update SiI3114 RAID ROM version to 5.2.03.
- Update CPU ID.
- Update CPU ID for Sempron(939) E6 1.8G/2.0G 59W CPUID=20FF2
- Update CPU ID for DualCore DT 2.2G & 2.4G

Version 1.4
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2005-05-10
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note About how to flash the BIOS, please refer to BIOS flash SOP
Description - Update NVMM version to 4.79.
- Support Maxtor 300 GB HDD.
- Update NVPXE version to 2.03.0469.
- Update NVRAID version to 4.81.
Version 1.2
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2005-03-01
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note About how to flash the BIOS, please refer to BIOS flash SOP
Description Improve system working efficiency.
Version 1.1
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2005-01-13
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note About how to flash the BIOS, please refer to BIOS flash SOP
Description This is Award BIOS release
Version 1.0
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2004-12-28
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note About how to flash the BIOS, please refer to BIOS flash SOP
click here

Live Update 5

DISCLAIMER:
Live Update 5 utility is only intended for MSI Desktop PC related products (motherboards and graphics cards) usage. This utility doesn’t support any MSI Notebook (NB and Tablet PC) or AIO product, while installed might experience unexpected errors. If it happens that you have installed Live Update 5 on your Notebook or AIO system, please uninstall it then perform system restart.

Live Update 5 is a powerful update tool with user-friendly interface, provides an automatic scan and download for your MSI products. Using this service to keep your system in the most updated environment.

Live Update 5 supports the following MSI product lines and items:
Motherboards: Drivers/BIOS/Utilities;
Graphics Cards: Drivers/BIOS

Click here to read the instruction

Driver

Vista 64,Vista 32,XP 64,XP 32,Win 2000,Win 98 SE,WinServer 2003 32

!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.


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
NVIDIA nForce4 System Drivers
Description For Win200/XP system
• Ethernet NRM driver version 4.82 (WHQL)
• Network management tools
• SMBus driver version 4.5(WHQL) with updated uninstaller files
• Installer version 4.93
• Win2K IDE PATARAID driver version 5.52
• Win2K IDE SATARAID driver version 5.52 (WHQL)
• Win2K IDE SATA_IDE driver version 5.52 (WHQL)
• Win2K RAIDTOOL application version 5.52
• WinXP IDE PATARAID driver version 5.52
• WinXP IDE SATARAID driver version 5.52 (WHQL)
• WinXP IDE SATA_IDE driver version 5.52 (WHQL)
• WinXP RAIDTOOL application version 5.52


For WinXP 64-bit system
• Ethernet NRM driver version 4.82 (WHQL)
• Network Firewall management tools version 4.85
• SMBus driver version 4.48 (WHQL)
• Installer version 4.77
• WinXP IDE PATARAID driver version 5.34
• WinXP IDE SATARAID driver version 5.34 (WHQL)
• WinXP IDE SATA_IDE driver version 5.34 (WHQL)
• WinXP RAIDTOOL application version 4.82
Version
Type System & Chipset Drivers Release Date 2006-03-23
OS XP 32, Win 2000
Download download File Size 0 MB
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NVIDIA nForce4 System Drivers
Description For Win200/XP system
• Ethernet NRM driver version 4.82 (WHQL)
• Network management tools
• SMBus driver version 4.5(WHQL) with updated uninstaller files
• Installer version 4.93
• Win2K IDE PATARAID driver version 5.52
• Win2K IDE SATARAID driver version 5.52 (WHQL)
• Win2K IDE SATA_IDE driver version 5.52 (WHQL)
• Win2K RAIDTOOL application version 5.52
• WinXP IDE PATARAID driver version 5.52
• WinXP IDE SATARAID driver version 5.52 (WHQL)
• WinXP IDE SATA_IDE driver version 5.52 (WHQL)
• WinXP RAIDTOOL application version 5.52


For WinXP 64-bit system
• Ethernet NRM driver version 4.82 (WHQL)
• Network Firewall management tools version 4.85
• SMBus driver version 4.48 (WHQL)
• Installer version 4.77
• WinXP IDE PATARAID driver version 5.34
• WinXP IDE SATARAID driver version 5.34 (WHQL)
• WinXP IDE SATA_IDE driver version 5.34 (WHQL)
• WinXP RAIDTOOL application version 4.82
Version
Type System & Chipset Drivers Release Date 2006-03-23
OS XP 64
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Marvell LAN Drivers
Description • Win98/ME Driver version: 7.14.1.3
• WinXP/2K/2003 version: 10.14.6.3
• WinXP 64-bit version: 10.0.4.3(WHQL)
• Win Vista32/64 version: 10.14.6.3(WHQL)


Version
Type On-Board LAN Drivers Release Date 2007-09-27
OS Vista 64, Vista 32
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Marvell LAN Drivers
Description • Win98/ME Driver version: 7.14.1.3
• WinXP/2K/2003 version: 10.14.6.3
• WinXP 64-bit version: 10.0.4.3(WHQL)
• Win Vista32/64 version: 10.14.6.3(WHQL)


Version
Type On-Board LAN Drivers Release Date 2007-09-27
OS XP 64
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Marvell LAN Drivers
Description • Win98/ME Driver version: 7.14.1.3
• WinXP/2K/2003 version: 10.14.6.3
• WinXP 64-bit version: 10.0.4.3(WHQL)
• Win Vista32/64 version: 10.14.6.3(WHQL)


Version
Type On-Board LAN Drivers Release Date 2007-09-27
OS XP 32, Win 2000, WinServer 2003 32
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
Silicon Image 3114 SATA RAID Driver (For floppy driver)
Description Silicon Image 3114 SATA RAID driver
1. Extract the file and Copy all files to the floppy.
2. Press F6 to install driver through the floppy when booting and loading RAID function.
Version
Type On-Board PIDE/SATA Drivers Release Date 2006-07-17
OS XP 32, Win 2000
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Silicon Image 3114 Serial-ATA RAID Drivers
Description • Supports Win2000/Win XP for K8N Neo4 series(7125)
• Driver Version: 1.4.3.0
Version
Type On-Board PIDE/SATA Drivers Release Date 2006-07-04
OS XP 32, Win 2000
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Silicon Image 3114 Serial-ATA RAID Drivers
Description • Supports Win2000/Win XP for K8N Neo4 series(7125)
• Driver Version: 1.4.3.0
Version
Type On-Board PIDE/SATA Drivers Release Date 2006-07-04
OS XP 64
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
AMD Cool and Quiet Driver (MB)
Description • AMD Athlon™ 64/Sempron™/Turion™ 64/Opteron™ systems with ACPI 2.0 processor performance control objects
• WinXP WHQL pass
• Driver Version:
- XP 1.2.2.0
- 98/ME/2K 1.0.8.1
• Windows XP 64-Bit Edition or Windows Server 2003 64-Bit Edition

Version
Type Others Drivers Release Date 2006-02-20
OS Win 98 SE
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
AMD Cool and Quiet Driver (MB)
Description • AMD Athlon™ 64/Sempron™/Turion™ 64/Opteron™ systems with ACPI 2.0 processor performance control objects
• WinXP WHQL pass
• Driver Version:
- XP 1.2.2.0
- 98/ME/2K 1.0.8.1
• Windows XP 64-Bit Edition or Windows Server 2003 64-Bit Edition

Version
Type Others Drivers Release Date 2006-02-20
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
AMD Cool and Quiet Driver (MB)
Description • AMD Athlon™ 64/Sempron™/Turion™ 64/Opteron™ systems with ACPI 2.0 processor performance control objects
• WinXP WHQL pass
• Driver Version:
- XP 1.2.2.0
- 98/ME/2K 1.0.8.1
• Windows XP 64-Bit Edition or Windows Server 2003 64-Bit Edition

Version
Type Others Drivers Release Date 2006-02-20
OS XP 64
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note

Utility

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

!Special Note:

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


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
MSI Core Center
Description • MSI Hardware monitor & overclocking & fan speed control tool

Version 2.0.2.4
Type Utility Release Date 2007-11-15
OS XP 32, Win 2000, Win 98, Win 98 SE, Win Me, Win 95
Download download File Size 4.19 MB
Note
MSI Core Center
Description • MSI Hardware monitor & overclocking & fan speed control tool

Version 2.0.2.4
Type Utility Release Date 2007-11-15
OS XP 64
Download download File Size 4.19 MB
Note
MSI DigiCell
Description MSI Motherboard/Audio/Communication/MegaStick integrated utility

Version 1.25.00.00
Type Utility Release Date 2007-03-16
OS XP 32, Win 2000, Win 98, Win 98 SE, Win Me, Win 95
Download download File Size 13.2 MB
Note
MSI DigiCell
Description MSI Motherboard/Audio/Communication/MegaStick integrated utility

Version 1.25.00.00
Type Utility Release Date 2007-03-16
OS XP 64
Download download File Size 13.2 MB
Note
NVIDIA nTune
Description The NVIDIA® nTune™ is the easiest, fastest, and safest performance optimization and monitoring application available for your PC.
• Improved dynamic overclocking / GPU overclocking
• Benchmarking wizard / Saved system profiles
• System troubleshooting / Improved system monitoring
• Voltage and bus speed monitoring / Temperature and fan speed monitoring
• Dynamically adjustable voltages and fan speeds / Dynamically adjustable memory timings
Version 5.00.08.06
Type Utility Release Date 2006-08-29
OS XP 32, Win 2000
Download download File Size 31.02 MB
Note
NVIDIA nTune
Description The NVIDIA® nTune™ is the easiest, fastest, and safest performance optimization and monitoring application available for your PC.
• Improved dynamic overclocking / GPU overclocking
• Benchmarking wizard / Saved system profiles
• System troubleshooting / Improved system monitoring
• Voltage and bus speed monitoring / Temperature and fan speed monitoring
• Dynamically adjustable voltages and fan speeds / Dynamically adjustable memory timings
Version 5.00.08.06
Type Utility Release Date 2006-08-29
OS XP 64
Download download File Size 31.02 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
1.0 Multi-Language 0.18 MB download 2006-06-15
1.1 Simplified Chinese 9.86 MB download 2005-04-14
OC manual Traditional Chinese 0.73 MB download 2005-03-16
1.0 Japanese 8.24 MB download 2005-02-23
1.1 Traditional Chinese 7.07 MB download 2005-02-21
1.0 English 6.12 MB download 2005-02-17
1.0 Multi-Language 4.11 MB download 2005-02-15
Quick Guide Multi-Language 3.49 MB download 2005-01-13

Test Report

CPU Support

 

CPU FSB / HT BUS Ratio Result
Opteron Daul-Core (90nm, L2 Cache 2 x 1MB)
AMD Opteron 165 (E6 version) 200 9 OK
AMD Opteron 170 (E6 version) 200 10 OK
AMD Opteron 175 (E6 version) 200 11 OK
AMD Opteron 180 (E6 version) 200 12 OK
Opteron Single-Core (90nm, L2 Cache 1MB)
AMD Opteron 144 (E4 version) 200 9 OK
AMD Opteron 146 (E4 version) 200 10 OK
AMD Opteron 148 (E4 version) 200 11 OK
AMD Opteron 150 (E4 version) 200 12 OK
AMD Opteron 154 (E4 version) 200 14 OK
Athlon 64 FX Dual-Core (Toledo, 90nm, L2 Cache 2 x 1MB)
Athlon 64 FX60 (E6 version) 200 13 OK
Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core (Toledo, 90nm, L2 Cache 2 x 1MB)
Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core 4400+ (E6 version) 200 11 OK
Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core 4800+ (E6 version) 200 12 OK
Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core (Manchester, 90nm, L2 Cache 2 x 512KB)
Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core 3800+ (E6 version) 200 10 OK
Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core 4200+ (E6 version) 200 11 OK
Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core 4600+ (E6 version) 200 12 OK
Athlon 64 FX (San Diego, 90nm, L2 Cache 1MB)
Athlon 64 FX-55 (E4 version) 200 13 OK
Athlon 64 FX-57 (E4 version) 200 14 OK
Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core (Manchester, 90nm, L2 Cache 2 x 512KB)
Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core 3800+ (E4 version) 200 10 OK
Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core 4200+ (E4 version) 200 11 OK
Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core 4600+ (E4 version) 200 12 OK
Athlon 64 FX (ClawHammer, 130nm, L2 Cache 1MB)
Athlon 64 FX53 (CG version) 200 12 OK
Athlon 64 FX55 (CG version) 200 13 OK
Athlon 64 (Toledo, 90nm, L2 Cache 1MB)
Athlon 64 3700+ (E6 version) 200 11 OK
Athlon 64 4000+ (E6 version) 200 12 OK
Athlon 64 (San Diego, 90nm, L2 Cache 1MB)
Athlon 64 3700+ (E4 version) 200 11 OK
Athlon 64 4000+ (E4 version) 200 12 OK
Athlon 64 (Venice, 90nm, L2 Cache 512KB)
Athlon 64 3000+ (E6 version) 200 9 OK
Athlon 64 3200+ (E6 version) 200 10 OK
Athlon 64 3400+ (E6 version) 200 11 OK
Athlon 64 3500+ (E6 version) 200 11 OK
Athlon 64 3800+ (E6 version) 200 12 OK
Athlon 64 (Manchester, 90nm, L2 Cache 512KB)
Athlon 64 3200+ (E4 version) 200 10 OK
Athlon 64 3500+ (E4 version) 200 11 OK
Athlon 64 (Venice, 90nm, L2 Cache 512KB)
Athlon 64 3000+ (E3 version) 200 9 OK
Athlon 64 3200+ (E3 version) 200 10 OK
Athlon 64 3500+ (E3 version) 200 11 OK
Athlon 64 3800+ (E3 version) 200 12 OK
Athlon 64 (Winchester, 90nm, L2 Cache 512KB)
Athlon 64 3000+ (D0 version) 200 9 OK
Athlon 64 3200+ (D0 version) 200 10 OK
Athlon 64 3500+ (D0 version) 200 11 OK
Athlon 64 (Newcastle, 130nm, L2 Cache 512KB)
Athlon 64 3000+ (CG version) 200 9 OK
Athlon 64 3200+ (CG version) 200 10 OK
Athlon 64 3400+ (CG version, Hypertransport) 200 11 OK
Athlon 64 3500+ (CG version) 200 11 OK
Athlon 64 3800+ (CG version) 200 12 OK
Athlon 64 (ClawHammer, 130nm, L2 Cache 1MB)
Athlon 64 4000+ (CG version) 200 12 OK
Athlon 64 (ClawHammer, 130nm, L2 Cache 512KB)
Athlon 64 3500+ (CG version) 200 11 OK

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