Entry by Carlos S. M.
MSI MS-6178

MSI MS-6178 Revision 1.1

Specifications

CPU support

Supported sockets:
  • PGA370
Front Side Bus speed: 66/100/133 MHz
Supported architectures:
  • Cyrix III Joshua
  • Intel Celeron Coppermine-128
  • Intel Celeron Mendocino
  • Intel Pentium III Coppermine
  • VIA C3 Samuel
  • VIA C3 Samuel 2
Note! Some steppings might require updated BIOS/microcode to work properly.

System memory

  • Type: SDRAM 66/100/133 MHz
    2x 168-pin DIMM
Max supported: 1.00 GB

Platform

Northbridge/MCH: Intel 810
Southbridge/ICH/PCH/MCP: Intel ICH
SuperIO: Winbond W83627F-AW
Intel i752 integrated graphics, with max 32 MB of System VRAM
Analog Devices AD1881 audio IC over AC97 bus

Power supply

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

Expansion slots

3 PCI slots
2 Audio and Modem riser

Rear I/O ports

PS/2 keyboard
PS/2 mouse
2x USB 1.1 (15 Mb/s)
1x DE-9 serial
1x DB-25 parallel
VGA output
Audio connectors: Line out, Line in, Microphone in
MIDI/game port

Internal I/O headers

1x RS232 serial
Audio headers: Aux in, CD in
Header for front AC'97 Audio
IrDA header

Storage

2 IDE channels, up to 100 MB/s
Floppy connector, up to 2 drives

Circuit board

Micro ATX form factor

Notes

Also known as WH5

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