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MSI X48 Platinum


CPU

  • Supports Intel® Core 2 Extreme/Core 2 Quad/Core 2 Duo based processors in LGA775 package.
  • Supports Intel® Yorkfield, Wolfdale in the LGA775 package.
  • Supports FSB 1600/1333/1066/800 MHz.

Chipset

• Intel® X48 Chipset
– Supports FSB 800/1066/1333/1600MHz.
– Supports dual channel, DDR3 800/1066/1333/1600 (XMP).
• Intel® ICH9R Chipset

– Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0) controller, 480Mb/sec, up to 12 ports.

– 4 SATAII with 2 eSATA* ports with transfer rate up to 3Gb/s.
– Supports Viiv technology
– PCI Master v2.3, I/O APIC.
– ACPI 2.0 compliant.
– Serial ATA RAID 0/1/5/10.
– Integrated AHCI controller.

Main Memory

• Supports four unbuffered DIMM of 1.5 Volt DDR3 SDRAM
• Supports up to 8GB memory size.
• Supports dual channel DDR3 memory architecture.
• Supports DDR3 800/1066/1333/1600 (XMP) memory interface.

Slots

• Two mazarine PCI Express x16 slots (PCI Express Bus SPEC V2.0 compliant; supports CrossFire Technology)

• Two yellow PCI Express x16 slots with x4 operations (PCI Express Bus SPEC V1.0a compliant)

• Two PCI Express x1 slots. (support PCI Express Bus specification v1.0a compliant)

• One 32-bit v2.3 master PCI bus slot.

– Support 3.3v/5v PCI bus interface.

On-Board IDE/SATA

One Ultra DMA 66/100/133 IDE controller integrated in Marvell® 88SE6111.
– Supports PIO, Bus Master operation modes.
– Can connect up to two Ultra ATA drives.

SATAII controller integrated in ICH9R and Silicon Image® 5723 chipest
– Up to 3Gb/s transfer speed.
– Supports four SATAII ports and two eSATA ports by ICH9R.
– Supports AHCI controller with SATA RAID 0/1/5/10 by ICH9R.
– Supports two SATAII ports by 5723. (fot storage devices with RAID function only)
– Supports SATA RAID 0/1, JBOD mode/ by 5723, default mode is RAID 1. (for SATA7 & SATA8 only)

Audio

• Chip integrated by Realtek® ALC888
– Flexible 8-channel audio with jack sensing
– Compliant with Azalia 1.0 spec.
– Meet Microsoft Vista Premium spec.

LAN

• Supports PCI Express LAN 10/100/1000 Fast Ethernet by Realtek 8111B.

• Supports Gigabit Ethernet LAN 10/100/1000 Fast Ethernet by Intel 82566DC. (for ViiV)

IEEE1394

VIA® VT6308P chipset
– Supports up to two 1394 ports. (Rear panel x1, pinheader x1)
– Transfer rate is up to 400Mbps.

Internal I/O Connectors

– ATX 24-Pin power connector
– 8-pin ATX 12V power connector
– CPU / System x 5 FAN connectors
– CD-in connector
– Front panel audio connector
– Front panel connector
– 1 x SPDIF-out pinheader
– 1 x chasis intrusion connector
– 1 x serial port pinheader (optional)
– 2 x USB 2.0 connectors
– 1 x Floppy disk drive connector
– 6 x Serial ATAII connectors
– 1 x ATA133 connector
– 1 x IEEE1394 connector support additional 1 port (optional)
– 1 x TPM module connector (optional)

Back Panel I/O Ports

– 1 x PS/2 keyboard
– 1 x PS/2 mouse
– 2 x eSATA ports (support Command Based Port Multipliers)

– 1 x 6 in 1 audio jack

– 8 x USB 2.0 ports
– 2 x RJ45 LAN jacks
– 1 x IEEE1394 port (optional)
– 1 x Optical SPDIF-out

– 2 x RJ45 LAN jacks

– 1 x IEEE1394 port (optional)

– 1 x Optical SPDIF-out

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