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Gigabyte GA-8VM533

Gigabyte GA-8VM533 Revision 1.0

Specifications

CPU support

Supported sockets:
  • mPGA478
Front Side Bus speed: 400/533 MHz
Supported architectures:
  • Intel Celeron Northwood-128
  • Intel Celeron Willamette-128
  • Intel Celeron D Prescott-256
  • Intel Pentium 4 Northwood
  • Intel Pentium 4 Prescott
  • Intel Pentium 4 Willamette
Note! Some steppings might require updated BIOS/microcode to work properly.

System memory

  • Type: DDR 200/266
    2x
Max supported: 2.00 GB

Platform

Northbridge/MCH: VIA P4M266A
Southbridge/ICH/PCH/MCP: VIA VT8235
Has incredibly poor memory latency performance. Setting PCI latency timer from default of 32, to 64 increases overall memory performance.
SuperIO: IT8705F
S3 ProSavageDDR integrated graphics, with max 32 MB of System VRAM
VIA VT1616 audio IC over AC97 bus
Integrated VIA MAC + VIA VT6103 PHY for 100M operation
2 Mbit FWH BIOS ROM

Power supply

Main board power: 20-pin ATX
CPU power: 4-pin P4
1 3-pin DC fan header

Expansion slots

AGP 2.0 4x slot with 1.5 V keying
3 PCI slots

Rear I/O ports

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

Internal I/O headers

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

Storage

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

Circuit board

Micro ATX form factor
PCB manufactured in the year 2003

Notes

Can be overclocked from BIOS or via FSBSet using ICS950902DF chip setting. F5 bios is the last to include functional PXEBoot support.

Gallery

Attachments

Documentation

BIOS image

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Disclaimer

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