MS-6153

Overview

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

Detail Specifications

CPU

Support Socket 370 for Intel® Pentium® III / Celeron™ Processor
Supports 300MHz~700MHz


Chipset

Intel® 82443BX Chipset
Intel® 82371EB Chipset


FSB

66~155MHz clocks are supported
(According to product specification, FSB above 100MHz is not guaranteed to work properly with
your CPU)



Main Memory

Supports three 168-pin unbuffered DIMM using six memory banks.
Supports a maximum memory size of 348MB (8M*8) or 768MB (16M*4)
Support ECC (1-bit Error Code Correct) function
Supports 3.3v DRAM DIMM.


Slots


One AGP (Accelerated Graphics Port) slot.
  - AGP specification compliant
  - AGP 66/133MHz 3.3v device support
Five 32-bit Master PCI Bus slots and one 16-bit ISA Bus slot wherein one shared slot can be
   used as ISA or PCI
Supports 3.3v/5v PCI Bus Interface.


On-Board IDE


An IDE controller on the Intel® 82371EB PCI Chipset provides IDE HDD/CD-ROM with PIO,
   Bus Master and Ultra DMA 33 operation modes.
Can connect up to four IDE devices


On-Board Peripherals

On-Board Peripherals include:
  - 1 Floppy port supports 2 FDD 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
  - 2 USB ports
  - 1 IrDA connector for SIR
  - 1 Audio port (Line_out, Line_in, and Mic_In Jack)
  - 1 MIDI / Game Port


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

30.5 cm(L) x 19.2 cm(W) ATX Form Factor

Mounting

6 mounting holes.


Product Accessories

  
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• 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

Recommendation Gold Prize - DOS/V POWER REPORT
Date: 2000-00
Title: Recommendation Gold Prize
Review: -
Media: DOS/V POWER REPORT
Country: Jordan
Date: 2000-00
Title: "Menzione" Award
Review: -
Media: PC Professionale
Country: Jamaica

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 Fixed CPU Temperature error.
Version 4.3
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2000-12-13
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note For BX Chipset PCB 2.2A Only
Description -Support EON En29F002NT Flash ROM.
-Support Hyundai 29f002 flash ROM.
Version 4.2
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2000-12-05
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note For BX Chipset PCB 2.2A Only
Description Fix Vcore show error.
Version 4.1
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2000-09-28
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note For BX Chipset PCB 2.2A Only
Description -Fixed CPU Vcore Error.
-Fixed system hang when IDE HDD size over 65GB.
-Fix CPU Temperature too high.
-Fixed wrong CPU frequency display if the clock is over 999MHz.
-Support IBM 37G HDD.
Version 2.4
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2000-08-02
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note For BX Chipset PCB 2.1 Only
Description - Fixed to show 128MB memory under Linux system. 4. April 7, 2000
Version 2.2
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2000-04-07
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note This bios could not be use for PCB 1.X
Description - Support Celeron(TM) Coppermine(R) 600 CPU.

Version 2.1
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2000-03-17
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note This bios could not be use for PCB 1.X
Description This is the initial Award(R) BIOS release.
Version 2.0
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2000-01-20
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note This is only for PCB 2.X
Description This is the initial Award(R) BIOS release.
Version 1.0
Type Award BIOS Release Date 1999-01-22
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note This is only for PCB 1.X
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Live Update 5

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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.

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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 English 0.98 MB download 2002-05-29
1.0 English 0.42 MB download 2002-05-29

Test Report

CPU Support

 

Marketing Name
MS-6153
Model Name
6153
PCB Version
2.1C
BIOS Version
W6153IMS.240
CPU
FSB
Ratio
Result
Celeron 300A (PPGA)
66
4.5
OK
Celeron 333 (PPGA)
66
5
OK
Celeron 366 (PPGA)
66
5.5
OK
Celeron 400 (PPGA)
66
6
OK
Celeron 433 (PPGA)
66
6.5
OK
Celeron 466 (PPGA)
66
7
OK
Celeron 500 (PPGA)
66
7.5
OK
Celeron 533 (PPGA)
66
8
OK
 
Celeron 600
66
9
OK
Celeron 633
66
9.5
OK
Celeron 667
66
10
OK
Celeron 700
66
10.5
OK
Celeron 733
66
11
OK
Celeron 766
66
11.5
OK

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