MS-6340M

Overview

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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.

Detail Specifications

CPU

Support Socket A for AMD® Athlon™/Duron™ Processors
Supports 600MHz~1GHz


Chipset

VIA® KM133 VT8365/KM133A VT8365A Chipset
  - FSB @200MHz
  - AGP 4x and PCI Advanced high performance memory controller
  - Supports PC100/133 DRAM, & VCM technology

VIA® VT82C686B Chipset
  - Enhanced Power Management Features
  - Integrated Super I/O (FDC, LPT, COM 1/2, and IR)
  - Dual bus Master IDE Ultra DMA 33/66 /100
  - DirectSound AC'97 Audio
  - ACPI
  - Support 4 USB Ports


FSB

Support 100MHz (200MHz Internal System Bus)


Main Memory

Supports four memory banks using two 168-pin unbuffered DIMM.
Supports a maximum memory size of 1GB (32M x 8).
Supports 3.3v DRAM DIMM.


Slots


One AGP (Accelerated Graphics Port) slot.
   - AGP specification compliant
   - Supports AGP 2.0 1x/2x/4x
One CNR (Communication Network Riser) slot.
Three 32-bit Master PCI Bus slots
Supports 3.3v/5v PCI Bus Interface.


On-Board IDE


An IDE controller on the VIA® VT82C686B Chipset provides IDE HDD / CD-ROM with PIO,
   Bus Master and Ultra DMA 33/66/100 operation modes.
Can connect up to four IDE devices.


Audio


Chip Integrated
  - DirectSound AC'97 Audio

Creative® CT5880 
  - PCI 2.2 compliant
  - 3D audio effects.
  - 32-voice XG wavetable synthesizer
  - Direct Sound/Music Hardware Accelerator
  - Full-Duplex Stereo


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) or 1 serial port with 1 VGA port
  - 1 Parallel port supports SPP/EPP/ECP mode
  - 4 USB ports (2 Rear Connectors/USB Front Pin Header)
  - 1 IrDA connector for SIR/CIR/ASKIR/HPSIR.
  - 1 Audio/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

24.3 cm(L) x 20.8 cm(W) MicroATX 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

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 that ToolsEvent ViewerSystemACPI error when system enters S1 status under WinXP
Version 4.7
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2002-01-14
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note 1.NOT SUPPORT STR
2.NOT SUPPORT H/W MONITOR
3.SUPPORT AC97 AUDIO
Description -Fixed that ToolsEvent ViewerSystemACPI error under WinXP

Version 4.6
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2001-11-06
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note 1.NOT SUPPORT STR
2.NOT SUPPORT H/W MONITOR
3.SUPPORT AC97 AUDIO
Description -Update AMD recommended CPU string for Athlon XP CPU (for MS-6340/MS-6340M ver. 3.0 only)
-Fix problem wherein 3com LAN card wake up fail under WinME
Version 4.5
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2001-10-04
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note 1.NOT SUPPORT STR
2.NOT SUPPORT H/W MONITOR
3.SUPPORT AC97 AUDIO
Description -Change BIOS setting power failure default value from "AUTO" to "Off". -Support HDD Size larger than 137GB
-Fix that screen shows some horizontal garbage when refresh rate was set higher than 70Hz under 1024*768*32.
Version 4.4
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2001-08-07
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note 1.NOT SUPPORT STR
2.NOT SUPPORT H/W MONITOR
3.SUPPORT AC97 AUDIO
Description -Change BIOS setting UART mode item from 'standard' to 'disable'
-Fix that under dos mode, copying file to zip device will have "file allocation table error" problem
Version 4.3
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2001-06-06
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note 1.NOT SUPPORT STR
2.NOT SUPPORT H/W MONITOR
3.SUPPORT AC97 AUDIO
Description Fixing run 3D mark2000 unstable for km133 MB during win2000.
Version 4.2
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2001-04-27
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note This BIOS is only for PCB without Creative CT5880 Audio Hardware Chip

1.NOT SUPPORT STR
2.NOT SUPPORT H/W MONITOR
3.SUPPORT AC97 AUDIO
Description Fixed plug creative live card ,playing DVD system unstable.
Version 4.1
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2001-04-04
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note This BIOS is only for PCB without Creative CT5880 Audio Hardware Chip

1.NOT SUPPORT STR
2.NOT SUPPORT H/W MONITOR
3.SUPPORT AC97 AUDIO
Description --Auto-change '686A' to '686B' of BIOS POST screen When 686B Onboard.
--Added customer's define controlide prefetch mode.
Version 4.0
Type Award BIOS Release Date 2001-03-01
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note This BIOS is only for PCB without Creative CT5880 Audio Hardware Chip

1.NOT SUPPORT STR
2.NOT SUPPORT H/W MONITOR
3.SUPPORT AC97 AUDIO
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Live Update 5

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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.

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Driver

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

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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.


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VIA Chipset 4in1 Drivers
Description • WHQL pass for Win2K/XP/64-bit
• Support WinXP 64-bit OS
• Support Windows Vista 32/64
• Driver version: 5.11a

Version
Type System & Chipset Drivers Release Date 2007-04-20
OS XP 32, Win 2000, Win 98, Win 98 SE, Win Me, Win 95
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
VIA Chipset 4in1 Drivers
Description • WHQL pass for Win2K/XP/64-bit
• Support WinXP 64-bit OS
• Support Windows Vista 32/64
• Driver version: 5.11a

Version
Type System & Chipset Drivers Release Date 2007-04-20
OS Vista 64, Vista 32
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
VIA Chipset 4in1 Drivers
Description • WHQL pass for Win2K/XP/64-bit
• Support WinXP 64-bit OS
• Support Windows Vista 32/64
• Driver version: 5.11a

Version
Type System & Chipset Drivers Release Date 2007-04-20
OS XP 64
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
VIA AC97 PCI Sound Drivers
Description • Fix VT1616 Smart5.1ch Audio Deck Win98 issue
• Driver version: 6.14.01.4150D
Version
Type On-Board Audio Drivers Release Date 2003-07-16
OS XP 32, Win 2000, Win 98, Win 98 SE, Win Me, Win 95
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
VIA AC97 PCI Sound Drivers
Description • Fix VT1616 Smart5.1ch Audio Deck Win98 issue
• Driver version: 6.14.01.4150D
Version
Type On-Board Audio Drivers Release Date 2003-07-16
OS XP 64
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Creative CT5880 Sound Drivers
Description • Creative CT5880 sound driver
• WHQL Pass.
Version
Type On-Board Audio Drivers Release Date 2002-01-16
OS Win 98
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Creative CT5880 Sound Drivers
Description • Creative CT5880 sound driver
• WHQL Pass.
Version
Type On-Board Audio Drivers Release Date 2002-01-16
OS Win Me
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Creative CT5880 Sound Drivers
Description • Creative CT5880 sound driver
• WHQL Pass.
Version
Type On-Board Audio Drivers Release Date 2002-01-16
OS Win 2000
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Creative CT5880 Sound Drivers
Description • Creative CT5880 sound driver
• WHQL Pass.
Version
Type On-Board Audio Drivers Release Date 2002-01-16
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Creative CT5880 Sound Drivers
Description • Creative CT5880 sound driver
• WHQL Pass.
Version
Type On-Board Audio Drivers Release Date 2002-01-16
OS Win NT
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note

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 0.43 MB download 2002-05-30

CPU Support

 

Marketing Name
K7TM Pro/MS-6340M
Model Name
6340/6340M
PCB Version  
1
BIOS Version
W6340VMS.470
CPU
FSB
Ratio
Result
Spitfire (0.18u) 100/200MHz FSB
Duron 600
100
6
OK
Duron 650
100
6.5
OK
Duron 700
100
7
OK
Duron 750
100
7.5
OK
Duron 800
100
8
OK
Duron 850
100
8.5
OK
Duron 900
100
9
OK
Duron 950
100
9.5
OK
Duron 1G
100
10
OK
Thunderbird (0.18um) 100(133)/200(266)MHz FSB
Athlon (Thunderbird) 650
100
6.5
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 700
100
7
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 750
100
7.5
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 800
100
8
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 850
100
8.5
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 900
100
9
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 950
100
9.5
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 1G
100
10
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 1.1G
100
11
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 1.2G
100
12
OK

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