Entry by Carlos S. M.
Gigabyte GA-M59SLI-S4

Gigabyte GA-M59SLI-S4 Revision 1.0

Specifications

CPU support

Supported sockets:
  • AM2
Supported architectures:
  • AMD Athlon 64 Lima
  • AMD Athlon 64 Orleans
  • AMD Athlon 64 FX Windsor
  • AMD Athlon 64 X2 Brisbane
  • AMD Athlon 64 X2 Windsor
  • AMD Sempron Manila
  • AMD Sempron X2 Brisbane
Note! Some steppings might require updated BIOS/microcode to work properly.

System memory

  • Type: DDR2 400/533/667/800 MHz
    2 memory channels on 4x 240-pin DIMM
    ECC memory is optional
Max supported: 16.00 GB

Platform

Northbridge/MCH: nVidia nForce 590 SLI
Southbridge/ICH/PCH/MCP: nVidia nForce MCP55
Optional JMicron JMB363AP SATA controller
Optional second 1G LAN PHY

SuperIO: ITE IT8716F-S
Realtek ALC883 audio IC over HD Audio bus
Marvell Yukon 88E1116 for 1G operation
TSB43AB23 FireWire/IEEE1394 controller
4 Mbit LPC BIOS ROM

Power supply

Main board power: 24-pin ATX
CPU power: 4-pin P4
Additional power sources: Molex power connector
2 3-pin DC fan headers
1 4-pin PWM fan header

Expansion slots

2 PCI slots
3 PCIe x16 slots
2 PCIe x1 slots

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
1x RJ-45
Audio connectors: Line out, Line in, S/PDIF Optical out, Microphone in

Internal I/O headers

3x USB 2.0 (480 Mb/s)
2x Firewire 400
Audio headers: CD in, S/PDIF
Header for front HD Audio

Storage

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

Circuit board

ATX form factor

Gallery

Attachments

Documentation

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