Entry by Carlos S. M.
Gigabyte GA-945PL-S3P

Gigabyte GA-945PL-S3P Revision 6.6

Specifications

CPU support

Supported sockets:
  • LGA775
Front Side Bus speed: 533/800/1066/1333* MHz
Supported architectures:
  • Intel Celeron Conroe-L
  • Intel Celeron D Cedar Mill-512
  • Intel Celeron D Prescott-256
  • Intel Celeron Dual-Core Allendale
  • Intel Celeron Dual-Core Wolfdale
  • Intel Core2 Duo Allendale
  • Intel Core2 Duo Conroe
  • Intel Core2 Duo Wolfdale
  • Intel Core2 Extreme Conroe XE
  • Intel Pentium 4 Cedar Mill
  • Intel Pentium 4 Prescott
  • Intel Pentium 4 Prescott-2M
  • Intel Pentium D Presler
  • Intel Pentium D Smithfield
  • Intel Pentium Dual-Core Allendale
  • Intel Pentium Dual-Core Wolfdale
  • Intel Pentium Extreme Edition Smithfield XE
Note! Some steppings might require updated BIOS/microcode to work properly.
Wolfdale requires beta BIOS. Quad cores are not supported.

System memory

  • Type: DDR2 400/533/667 MHz
    2 memory channels on 4x 240-pin DIMM
Max supported: 2.00 GB
Available memory might be lower due to chipset limitations.

Platform

Northbridge/MCH: Intel 945PL
Southbridge/ICH/PCH/MCP: Intel ICH7
SuperIO: ITE IT8718F-S
Realtek ALC888 audio IC over HD Audio bus
Realtek RTL8111B for 1G operation
4 Mbit SPI BIOS ROM

Power supply

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

Expansion slots

3 PCI slots
1 PCIe x16 slot
3 PCIe x1 slots

Rear I/O ports

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

Internal I/O headers

4x USB 2.0 (480 Mb/s)
Audio headers: CD in, S/PDIF
Header for front HD Audio

Storage

1 IDE channel, up to 100 MB/s
4 SATA-II (3 Gb/s) ports

Circuit board

ATX form factor

Gallery

Attachments

Documentation

BIOS image

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Disclaimer

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