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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.

- 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.


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The Specification may change without notice. The actual products sold are different from areas. Please check the detailed Specification with your local dealers.



• Supports Intel® Pentium 4 / Celeron D processors in LGA775 package.
• Supports up to Pentium 4 5XX, 6XX and Celeron D 3xx sequence processor.
• Support Intel 04B and 04A processors.
• Supports Intel Hyper-Threading technology.
• Supports up to 3.8GHz, FSB@800/533MHz
Please refer to CPU Support for compatible CPU; the above description is for reference only.


VIA® P4M800 Chipset
- 64-bit P4 processor FSB 800MHz
- 64-bit DDR DRAM memory DDR 333/400MHz
- 32-bit AGP (66MHz) for 8x/4x mode
- Supports 8X V-Link

VIA® VT8237R Chipset
- Integrated Direct Sound AC'97 audio.
- Dual channel Ultra DMA 33/66/100/133 master mode EIDE controller.
- Integrated USB 2.0 controller.
- ACPI & PC2001 compliant enhanced power management

Main Memory

• Supports four memory banks using two 184-pin DDR DIMM.
• Supports up to 2GB DDR333/400 DRAM.
• Supports 2.5v DDR DRAM.


• One AGP (Accelerated Graphics Port) 8x/4X slot.
• Two PCI 2.2 32-bit PCI bus slots (support 3.3V/5V PCI bus interface).

On-Board IDE

• An IDE controller on the VT8237R chipset provides IDE HDD/CD-ROM with PIO, Bus Master and Ultra
DMA133/100/66 operation modes.
- Can connect up to four IDE devices.

• Serial ATA/150 controller integrated in VT8237R.
- Up to 150MB/sec transfer rate.
- Can connect up to 2 Serial ATA drives.
- Supports RAID 0, 1 and RAID 0+1

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.


• S3 UniChrome Pro integrated graphics


• AC97 link controller integrated in VIA® VT8237R
• Realtek ALC655 2/6 channel S/W audio codec.
- Compliance with AC97 v2.2 spec.
- Meets PC2001 audio performance requirement.


• Realtek 8201CL
- Integrated Fast Ethernet PHY.
- Supports 10Mb/s and 100Mb/s auto-negotation operation.
- Compliance with PCI v2.2 and PC99 standard.
- Supports ACPI power management.

Internal I/O Connectors

- ATX 20-Pin power connector
- 4-pin ATX 12V power connector
- CPU / System / Power connectors
- CD-in connector
- Clear CMOS jumper
- SPDIF-out connector
- Serial port connector (COM2)
- 2 x USB 2.0 connector support additional 4 ports
- Front panel audio connector
- Front panel connector
- 1 x Floppy disk drive connector
- 2 x Ultra DMA 133 IDE device connectors
- 2 x Serial ATA device connectors

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

Back Panel I/O Ports

- 1 x Parallel
- 1 x Serial port (COM 1)
- 1 x VGA
- 1 x PS/2 Keyboard
- 1 x PS/2 Mouse
- 1 x Audio I/O (Line-in/Line-out/MIC)
- 4 x USB 2.0
- 1 x RJ45 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 cm(W) Micro-ATX 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.