Entry by Carlos S. M.
FSC / Gigabyte GA-8ISXT-FS

FSC / Gigabyte GA-8ISXT-FS Revision 1.0


CPU support

Supported sockets:
  • mPGA478
Front Side Bus speed: 400/533/800 MHz
Supported architectures:
    Note! Some steppings might require updated BIOS/microcode to work properly.

    System memory

    • Type: DDR 266/333/400 MHz
      2 memory channels on 4x 184-pin DIMM
    Max supported: 4.00 GB


    Northbridge/MCH: Intel 865PE
    Southbridge/ICH/PCH/MCP: Intel ICH5
    SuperIO: ITE IT8712F-A
    Realtek ALC850 audio IC over AC97 bus
    Realtek RTL8101L for 100M operation
    VIA VT6307 FireWire/IEEE1394 controller

    Power supply

    Main board power: 20-pin ATX
    CPU power: 4-pin P4
    3 3-pin DC fan headers

    Expansion slots

    AGP 3.0 8x slot with 1.5 V keying
    5 PCI slots
    1 Communication and Network riser

    Rear I/O ports

    PS/2 keyboard
    PS/2 mouse
    4x USB 2.0 (480 Mb/s)
    1x Firewire 400
    1x DE-9 serial
    1x DB-25 parallel
    Audio connectors: Line out, Line in, S/PDIF Coaxial out, Microphone in

    Internal I/O headers

    4x USB 2.0 (480 Mb/s)
    1x Firewire 400
    Audio headers: CD in
    Header for front AC'97 Audio
    IrDA header


    2 IDE channels, up to 100 MB/s
    2 SATA-I (1.5 Gb/s) ports

    Circuit board

    ATX form factor



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