KT4A Ultra




 • KT4A Ultra (Standard Version)

 • KT4A Ultra-SR (SATA RAID)

 • KT4A Ultra-FISR (SATA RAID, Gb LAN, IEEE1394)

Product version may vary across regions

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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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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.
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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.

 

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.

 

TIP Power Award
2003-07
Indonesia
978
Best Buy
2003-06
China
853
Recommended
2003-05
Portugal
848
Editor's Choice
2003-04
Russia
762
Best of Test
2003-03
Czech Republic
793
Top 5
2003-03
Germany
796
Top 5
2003-02
Germany
795
Editor's Choice
2003-02
Jamaica
666
Recommended
2003-02
India
701
Editor's Choice
2003-02
Germany
702
Recommended
2003-02
Qatar
720
Best Performance
2003-02
Greece
721
Best Buy
2003-02
Jordan
743
Multi Function No. 1
2003-02
Jordan
744
Top 5
2003-01
Germany
794
Top 10 (Place 4)
2003-01
Germany
657
CHIP Tip Award
2003-01
Hungary
685
Editor's Choice (MERIT)
Quality / Stable / Good Performance
2003-01
United States Minor Outlying Islands
686
Nr. 1 Roundup
2003-01
Denmark
687
CHIP TIP Power
2002-12
Portugal
619
Best Of Test
2002-12
Germany
620
Top 5
2002-12
Germany
621
Zero 1 Award 2002
2002-12
India
643
Over Result: 1.7
2002-11
Germany
592
PC FUN Award
2002-11
France
622
Recommended
2002-11
France
639
Thumbs Up Award
Great Performance
2002-11
Czech Republic
640
Editor's Choice
2002-11
Greece
641
Highly Recommended
2002-10
India
591
Recommended
2002-10
United States Minor Outlying Islands
598
Recommended
2002-10
United States Minor Outlying Islands
605
Recommended
Outstanding Features
2002-10
United States Minor Outlying Islands
606
Editor's Choice
Highly Quality / Nice Performance
2002-09
United States Minor Outlying Islands
575
Best Mainboard
2002-09
Australia
585
Editor's Choice
2002-09
China
590
Best Product
2002-09
China
635

 

  1. 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. 2. The color of the product might be affected by photography and the monitor's setting, which might be different from the real product.

 

CPU

• Supports Socket A (Socket 462) for AMD® Athlon™ XP/Athlon™/Duron™ processor
• Supports to Athlon™ XP 3000+ processor or higher speed


Chipset  

VIA® KT400A Chipset
 - FSB @200/266/333MHz
 - Supports DDR200/266/333/400 memory
 - AGP 8X and PCI advanced high performance memory controller.

VIA® VT8235 Chipset
 - Dual channel Ultra DMA 66/100/133 master mode EIDE controller.
 - ACPI & PC2001 compliant enhanced power management.
 - Integrated USB 2.0 controller.


FSB

100/133/166 MHz clocks are supported.


Main Memory


• Supports six memory banks using three 184-pin DDR DRAMs.
• Supports up to 3GB memory size.
• Supports DDR400/DDR333/DDR266/DDR200 DRAM
• No support ECC Function.


DDR 400/PC3200 Qualified Memory Test List

1. Tested with processor FSB 166:

Vendor
Model
Size
Memory slot
FSB
MICRON MT46V16M8TG-5ESB
256
3
166
Apacer Winbond W942508BH-5
512
2
166
Winbond
W9425GCDB-5
W942508BH-5
256
3
166

2. Tested with processor FSB 166/FSB133:
Vendor
Model
Size
Memory slot
FSB
Infineon HYB25D256160BT-5
256
2
133/166
MICRON MT46V16M8TG-5ESB
256
2
133/166
Kingston Winbond W9425028BH-5
256
3
133/166
Samsung K4H560838d-TCC4
256
3
133/166
CORSAIR XMS3200v1.1
256
2
133/166
CORSAIR XMS3502v1.1
256
3
133/166
Samsung Apacer K4H560838D-TCC4
256
3
133/166
KingMax KDL684T4AA-50
256
2
133/166
HYNIX HY5DU56822AT-D43
256
3
133/166
Kingston Winbond W942508BH-5
512
2
133/166
Samsung K4H560838D-TCC
512
2
133/166
HYNIX HY5DU56822AT-D43
512
2
133/166
Winbond
9425GCDB-5
W9425028BH-5
512
2
133/166
PSC A255CD30ATP-5
512
2
133/166


Slots


• One AGP (Accelerated Graphics Port) slot.
  - Supports AGP 4x/8x.
• Six 32-bit PCI bus slots (support 3.3v/5v PCI bus interface).


On-Board IDE


• An IDE controller on the VT8235 chipset provides IDE HDD/CD-ROM with PIO, Bus Master and
  Ultra DMA133/100/66 operation modes.


Serial ATA Interface


• Support 2 serial ATA + 1 ATA133
 - RAID O or 1 are supported
 - RAID function works w/ATA133+SATA H/D or 2 SATA H/D
• Connect up to 2 Serial ATA devices and 1 ATA133 device

Bluetooth

• 1 extra pinheader for Bluetooth connect connection.


Audio


• C-Media 8738MX 6-channel audio with SPDIF out.


LAN


• Broadcom 5702
 - Integrated Gigabit Ethernet MAC and PHY transceiver, auto-negotiation operation.
 - Supports single-port 10MB/s, 100MB/s and 1000MB/s BAST-T application.
 - Compliance with PCI v2.2, mini PCI 1.0 and LAN on Motherboard (LOM) standard.


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 B)
 - 1 parallel port supports SPP/EPP/ECP mode
 - 1 IrDA connector for SIR/ASKIR/HPSIR
 - 1 audio port
 - 6 USB 2.0 ports (Rear x 4/ Front x 2)


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.
• ACPI, 1.0a, APM1.2, PnP 1.0a, SMBIOS 2.3, USB 2.0, WFM 2.0, Overclock, Boot from USB
  device.


Dimension

• 30.5 cm(L) x 23 cm(W) ATX Form Factor

Mounting

• 6 mounting holes.


Bundled
InterVideo WinDVD


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.

 

  1. 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. 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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