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


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.



• Supports AMD® Athlon™/Athlon™ XP/Duron™/Sempron™ processor  
• Supports up to Athlon™ XP 3000+ processor
• FSB@ 266/333MHz
Please refer to CPU Support for compatible CPU; the above description is for reference only.


VIA® KM266 Pro Chipset
   - Supports 266/333MHz front side bus
   - Supports DDR200/266
   - Supports AGP 4X
   - Integrated S3 Graphics UniChrome™ 2D/3D Graphics with motion compensation

VIA® VT8237 Chipset
   - Integrated Direct Sound AC'97 audio.
   - Dual channel Ultra DMA 33/66/100/133 master mode EIDE controller.
   - ACPI & PC2001 compliant enhanced power management.
   - Integrated USB 2.0 controller.

Main Memory

• Supports four memory banks using two 184-pin DDR DIMM.
• Supports up to 2GB PC1600/PC2100/PC2700 DDR DRAM.
• Supports 2.5v DDR DRAM.


• One AGP (Accelerated Graphics Port) 1.5V 4X slot.
• Three 32-bit PCI bus slots (support 3.3V/5V PCI bus interface).

On-Board IDE

• An IDE controller on the VT8237 chipset provides IDE HDD/CD-ROM with PIO, Bus Master and
  Ultra DMA133/100/66 operation modes.
- Can connect up to four IDE devices.


• AC'97 link controller integrated in VIA® VT8237
• VIA® VT1617 6-channel audio.


• VIA Fast Ethernet LAN.
   - With external VT6103 Fast Ethernet PHY & 10/100 Base-T LAN transformer.
   - Integrated Fast Ethernet MAC and PHY in VT8237.
   - Supports 10Mb/s and 100Mb/s auto-negotation operation.
   - Compliance with PCI v2.2 and PC99 standard.
   - 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 1) and COM2 on board with pin header
   - 1 VGA port.
   - 1 parallel port supports SPP/EPP/ECP mode.
   - 8 USB 2.0/1.1 ports (Rear x 4 / Front x 4)
   - 3 audio (Line-In/Line-Out/Mic) ports.
   - 1 RJ-45 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 19.2 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.