Gigabyte

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Processor
  1. Intel® Core™Duo Processor (Yonah 478)
  2. Supports 667/533MHz FSB
Chipset
  1. Northbridge: Intel® 945GM Express Chipset
  2. Southbridge: Intel® ICH7M-DH
  3. T.I IEEE1394a controller
  4. Intel PRO1000PL Gigabit Ethernet controller
  5. Realtek ALC880 audio codec
Memory
  1. 2 DDR II DIMM memory slots (supports up to 4GB memory)
  2. Supports 1.8V DDR II DIMM
  3. Supports dual channel DDR II 667/533/400 DIMM

* Due to standard PC architecture, a certain amount of memory is reserved for system usage and therefore the actual memory size is less than the stated amount.

Internal I/O Connectors
  1. 2 x Serial ATA connectors
  2. 1 x UDMA ATA 100/66/33 connectors
  3. 1 x FDD connector
  4. 2 x IEEE1394a connectors (supports 2 ports)
  5. 2 x USB 2.0/1.1 connector (supports 4 ports)
  6. 1 x SPDIF IN/OUT
  7. 2 x Cooling fan pin headers
  8. 1 x COM port connector
Expansion Slots
  1. 1 PCI Express x 16 slot
  2. 1 PCI Express x 1 slot
  3. 2 PCI slots
Rear Panel I/O
  1. 4 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports
  2. 1 x RJ45 ports
  3. 6 x Audio ports (4 x Line-out/ 1 x Line-in/ 1 x MIC)
  4. PS/2 Keyboard/ Mouse
  5. 1 x COM port connector
  6. 1 x LPT port
  7. 1 x VGA port
  8. 1 x 1394 port
Form Factor
  1. Micro ATX
  2. 24.4cm x 24.4cm
Remark

  1. Due to different Linux support condition provided by chipset vendors, please download Linux driver from chipset vendors’ website or 3rd party website.
  2. This product does not support Win9X/ME, due to most hardware/software vendors no longer offer support for Win9X/ME. However we still offer available related drivers to serve our customers.

* The specification and pictures are subject to change without notice.
* All trademarks and logos are the properties of their respective holders.
* Due to standard PC architecture, a certain amount of memory is reserved for system usage and therefore the actual memory size is less than the stated amount.

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Notice that the Northbridge and Southbridge chipsets are both denoted by an “M”? Gigabyte just moved a laptop onto your desk!