NOTE: Because of the limitations of chipset, this MB does not support 98/ME.
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
• Supports Socket Supports 64-bit AMD® Opteron™, Athlon™ 64 X2 Dual Core, Athlon™ 64 FX, Athlon™ 64 processor (Socket 939) • Supports up to 3500+, 3800+ Athlon 64 FX 53, or higher CPU
• ATI® Radeon XPRESS 200 Chipset- HyperTransport™ connection to AMD K8 Athlon64 processor- 8 or 16 bit control/address/data transfer both directions- 1GHz "Double Data Rate" operation both direction- Supports one PCI-E x16 slot- Graphic integrated • ATI® SB400 Chipset- Supports dual channel native SATA controller up to 150MB/s with RAID 0 or RAID 1- Integrated Hardware Sound Blaster/Direct Sound AC97 audio- Ultra DMA 66/100/133 master mode PCI EIDE controller- ACPI enhanced power management- Supports USB2.0 up to 8 ports
Main Memory • Supports four unbuffered DIMM of 2.5V DDR DRAM.• Supports up to 4GB memory size without ECC.• Supports Dual channel DDR333/400MHz.MSI Certified Memory Modules List
• One PCI Express x 16 slot. (supports PCI Express Bus specification v1.0a compliant)• Three 32-bit v2.2 Master PCI bus slots (support 3.3v/5v PCI bus interface).
On-Board IDE / SATA • An IDE controller on the ATI® SB400 chipset provides IDE HDD/CDROM with PIO, Bus Master and Ultra DMA 66/100/133 operation modes- Can connect up to 4 IDE devices• Serial ATA/150 controller integrated by ATI® SB400- Up ot 150MB/s transfer rate- Can connect up to 4 serial ATA devices- Supports RAID 0 or RAID 1
Audio • 6 channels software audio codec RealTek ALC658- Compliance with AC97 v2.3 Spec.- Meet PC2001 audio performance requirement.
LAN • Realtek® 8100C - Supports 10Mb/s and 100Mb/s auto-negotiation operation.- Compliant with PCI v2.2.- Supports ACPI Power Management.
IEEE1394 • VIA® 6307- Supports up to two 1394 ports. (Rear panel x1, pinheader x1) - Transfer rate is up to 400Mbps
Internal I/O Connectors
- ATX 24-Pin power connector- 4-pin ATX 12V power connector - CPU / System FAN connectors - CD / AUX audio in - Front panel audio connector - Serial port header (COM1)- IEEE 1394 connectors - 2 x USB 2.0 connector support additional 4 ports - Front panel connector - 1 x Floppy disk drive connector- 4 x serial ATA connectors- 2 x ATA133 HD connectors
Back Panel I/O Ports
- 1 x Parallel- 1 x PS/2 Keyboard - 1 x PS/2 Mouse - 1 x Audio I/O (Line-in/Line-out/MIC) - 1 x SPDIF-Out- 4 x USB 2.0 - 1 x IEEE1394 - 1 x RJ45 LAN Jack- 1 x VGA Prot- 1 x S-Video port- 1 x Composite TV-Out
• 4Mb Award BIOS with PnP, ACPI, SMBIOS 2.3, Green and Boot Block. • PC2001 compliant provides DMI2.0, WfM2.0, WOL, WOR, chassis intrusion, and SMBus forsystem management.
• 24.4cm(L) x 24.4cm(W) Micro-ATX Form Factor
• 8 mounting holes.