Providing high quality products and excellent customer service has always been MSI™'s foremost goal. MSI™ today announced its new Pentium® 4 motherboard 850 Pro2 featuring the 850 chipset from Intel®. The 850 Pro2 now supports ICH2 on its South bridge chipset. MSI™'s 850 Pro2 motherboard conforms to the ATX form factor and is fully capable of delivering the high frequency and excellent performance of the Pentium® 4 processor.
The 850 Pro2 applies the Socket 423 specification from Intel®. The new Socket 423 architecture is developed by Intel® to further enhance functions and features on top of the previous Socket 370 architecture. Based on Intel®'s QDR (Quad Data Rate) technology, the data transfer rate between the chipset and the processor can reach as high as 3.2GB/sec, avoiding data congestion in the processor, and accelerating the data communication between subsystems. The chipset and the memory bus apply Dual Channel technology, increasing data transfer rate to 3.2GB/sec as well, boosting the data processing speed!
Expansion slots are available for 4x PCI, 1x CNR, and 1 AGP/ AGP Pro 4x Port. 4 RIMM slots support up to 2GB of system memory, enabling higher bus speed, bandwidth and system performance. With support for features such as the Suspend to RAM/Disk, D-LED™ and MSI™'s famous PC Alert™ III hardware monitoring software, the 850 Pro2 provides a complete solution for system manageability.
The 850 Pro2 sets a new benchmark in PC performance and is optimized to take full advantage of the latest Intel® processor technology. With a design rich in features and specifications, the 850 Pro2 will surely be appraised by computer users. The major features of the 850 Pro2 includes:
Supports USB PC2PC connection:
Supports Ultra ATA100
Supports Fuzzy Logic™3
PC Alert™ III
Supports 3D PCI Audio; offers cost effective sound
STR(Suspend to RAM)
Supports 4 USB Ports
PC 99 and PCI 2.2 Specification Compliant and Certified
For more information about our new 850 Pro2 , please visit MSI™'s website(http:// www.msi.com.tw)