Entry by computerguy08
Biostar MCP6P-M2

Biostar MCP6P-M2 Revision 6.0


CPU support

Supported sockets:
  • AM2
Front Side Bus speed: 1000 MHz
Supported architectures:
    Note! Some steppings might require updated BIOS/microcode to work properly.

    System memory

    • Type: DDR2 533/667/800 MHz
      2 memory channels on 2x 240-pin DIMM
      ECC memory is optional
    Max supported: 2.00 GB


    Southbridge/ICH/PCH/MCP: nVidia nForce 430
    nVidia GeForce 6100 integrated graphics, with max 512 MB of System VRAM
    Realtek ALC662 audio IC over HD Audio bus
    Integrated nForce MAC + Realtek RTL8201CL PHY for 100M operation
    4 Mbit SPI BIOS ROM

    Power supply

    Main board power: 24-pin ATX
    CPU power: 4-pin P4
    1 3-pin DC fan header
    1 4-pin PWM fan header

    Expansion slots

    2 PCI slots
    1 PCIe x16 slot

    Rear I/O ports

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

    Internal I/O headers

    6x USB 2.0 (480 Mb/s)
    1x parallel
    Audio headers: CD in, S/PDIF
    Header for front HD Audio


    1 IDE channel, up to 133 MB/s
    4 SATA-II (3 Gb/s) ports
    Floppy connector, up to 1 drive

    Circuit board

    Micro ATX form factor
    PCB manufactured in the year 2006





    BIOS image

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