Entry by Carlos S. M.
Asus A7V8X

Asus A7V8X Revision 1.04

Specifications

CPU support

Supported sockets:
  • PGA462
Front Side Bus speed: 200/266/333 MHz
Supported architectures:
  • AMD Athlon Palomino
  • AMD Athlon Thunderbird
  • AMD Athlon XP Barton
  • AMD Athlon XP Palomino
  • AMD Athlon XP Thoroughbred A
  • AMD Athlon XP Thoroughbred B
  • AMD Athlon XP Thorton
  • AMD Duron Applebred
  • AMD Duron Morgan
  • AMD Duron Spitfire
  • AMD Mobile Athlon XP-M (K7) Barton
  • AMD Mobile Athlon XP-M (K7) Thoroughbred A
  • AMD Mobile Athlon XP-M (K7) Thoroughbred B
  • AMD Mobile Duron Spitfire
  • AMD Sempron Barton
  • AMD Sempron Thoroughbred A
  • AMD Sempron Thoroughbred B
  • AMD Sempron Thorton
Note! Some steppings might require updated BIOS/microcode to work properly.

System memory

  • Type: DDR 200/266/333 MHz
    3x 184-pin DIMM
Max supported: 3.00 GB

Platform

Northbridge/MCH: VIA KT400
Southbridge/ICH/PCH/MCP: VIA VT8235
SuperIO: ITE IT8703F-A
Realtek ALC650 audio IC over AC97 bus
Broadcom BCM4401KFB for 100M operation
2 Mbit LPC BIOS ROM

Power supply

Main board power: 20-pin ATX
3 3-pin DC fan headers

Expansion slots

AGP 3.0 8x slot with 1.5 V keying
6 PCI slots

Rear I/O ports

PS/2 keyboard
PS/2 mouse
4x USB 2.0 (480 Mb/s)
2x DE-9 serial
1x DB-25 parallel
1x RJ-45
Audio connectors: Line out, Line in, Microphone in

Internal I/O headers

2x USB 2.0 (480 Mb/s)
Audio headers: Aux in, CD in, TAD/modem
Header for front AC'97 Audio
MIDI/gameport header
IrDA header
SMBus header

Storage

2 IDE channels, up to 133 MB/s
Floppy connector, up to 1 drive

Circuit board

ATX form factor
PCB manufactured in the year 2002

Notes

Boards with a 333MHz FSB sticker on the southbridge do 333MHz FSB. The rest do not. Models with IEEE 1394 and a second IDE/SATA RAID controller from Promise exist. Other models do not have audio or LAN, or have Gigabit.

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Documentation

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Disclaimer

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  • I'm an idiot and I misread/misspelled something
  • I have a different board revision from yours
  • The production date/plant is different and they might have used slightly different components
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