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MSI™ today announced its new [ 645 Ultra ] Socket 478 Intel® Pentium® 4 motherboard with PC2700 DDR

Type: Product News
Latest Update: Fri, 09 Nov 2001

MSI™, a professional manufacturer of motherboards, graphics cards, and multimedia peripherals, today announced the release of its new 645 Ultra motherboard (ATX form factor). Based upon the new SiS® 645 chipset, this board redefines the phrase "full-featured",as it not only offers MSI™'s intuitive software utilities such as D-Bracket™, Live BIOS™, Live Driver™, Fuzzy Logic™3, but it is fully upgradeable and supports the latest socket 478 Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor.

The innovative 645 Ultra designs incorporates the latest and greatest features in motherboard technology. Incorporating a front side bus of 400MHz and support for the latest DDR333 DDR standard, the 645 Ultra is fully capable of delivering the high frequency and excellent performance of the socket 478 Pentium® 4 processor. This is important when working with large files or multiple programs at once.

MSI™'s new 645 Ultra is designed by utilizing the latest technology and is sure to be appraised by those computer users looking for the best.

Expansion slots are available for 5x PCI, 1x CNR, and 1 AGP Port. The 645 Ultra also supports 3 DDR DIMM slots, which can handle up to 3GB of system memory, enabling higher bus speed, bandwidth and system performance. With a design rich in features and specifications, the 645 Ultra provides a complete solution for system manageability. The major features of the 645 Ultra includes:

Supports D-Bracket™ (Optional)
This hardware monitoring device helps the user diagnose computer hardware problems from outside of the computer chassis, eliminating the trouble of having to open up the chassis every time. The D-Bracket™ has a combination of 4 LED light signals that are either green or red, representing 16 different troubleshooting functions during boot up.
Supports Live Driver™
MSI™ Live Driver™ is a useful and powerful application for you to download and update the device drivers automatically. You do not have to spend much time in searching the whole website to find the drivers you need.
Live BIOS™
A useful software tool from MSI™, Live BIOS™ examines the BIOS version automatically with the latest version available on the web, links to the site for users to download the latest version of BIOS and updates the BIOS. With an "automatic and user-friendly" interface, Live BIOS™ allows BIOS download and update to be completed under the OS easily.
Fuzzy Logic™ 3
A smart automatic overclocking tool exclusively available from MSI™, Fuzzy Logic™ 3 automatically adjusts the CPU to its best condition in real time under the OS to accomplish the overclocking function with AI. While system hanging is a common experience in overclocking, Fuzzy Logic™ 3 will detect the problem and automatically restart the system, making the system always run at its best.
STR (Suspend to RAM)
With STR function, system configuration data is saved onto the system memory when the system is set into suspend mode. The system memory is sustained with minimum electrical power to avoid data loss. When the system is reset back to full operation mode, the original configuration status is restored in just a few seconds.
STD (Suspend to Disk)
With STD function, system configuration data is saved onto the system computer hard disc. The system computer hard disc is sustained with minimum electrical power to avoid data loss. When the system is reset back to full operation mode, the original configuration status is restored in just a few seconds.
PCI 2.2 Specification Compliant and Certified

For more information about our new 645 Ultra, please visit MSI™'s website at (/)

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