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KT4A Ultra

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Übersicht

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Live Update 5

MSI Live Update 5 ist eine nützliche und leistungsfähige Software um BIOS-Versionen und Treiber ohne Risiko unkompliziert auf den neuesten Stand zu bringen. Anwender können Live Update 5 mit der Treiber-CD installieren oder per download auf den Computer laden.
 
Eigenschaften
- Automatische Erkennung von BIOS/Treiber/Utility Update
- Unterstützung für Microsoft Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP/Vista/ 7 32Bit 

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Fuzzy logic4

• The most complete overclocking utility based on Windows OS. • System information auto detect. • Optimized CPU automatically or manually. • The 4th generation new feature: adjustable AGP ration and Vcore.
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pc alert4

This useful software detects system temperature, the status of voltage, fans and all other key components onboard. If any problem occurs, it will alert the user to correct the problem, reducing the risk of system damage.

MSI Reminds You...

  1. The specifications may differ from areas and we keep the right to change without notice. Please check the specific Specification with your local dealers.
  2. The color of the product might be affected by photography and the monitor's setting, which might be different from the real product.

Übersicht Spezifikationen

CPU

• Supports Socket A (Socket 462) for AMD® Athlon™ XP/Athlon™/Duron™ processor
• Supports to Athlon™ XP 3000+ processor or higher speed


Chipset  

VIA® KT400A Chipset
 - FSB @200/266/333MHz
 - Supports DDR200/266/333/400 memory
 - AGP 8X and PCI advanced high performance memory controller.

VIA® VT8235 Chipset
 - Dual channel Ultra DMA 66/100/133 master mode EIDE controller.
 - ACPI & PC2001 compliant enhanced power management.
 - Integrated USB 2.0 controller.


FSB

100/133/166 MHz clocks are supported.


Main Memory


• Supports six memory banks using three 184-pin DDR SDRAMs.
• Supports up to 3GB memory size.
• Supports DDR400/DDR333/DDR266/DDR200 SDRAM
• No support ECC Function.


DDR 400/PC3200 Qualified Memor y Test List

1. Tested with processor FSB 166:

Vendor
Model
Size
Memory slot
FSB
MICRON MT46V16M8TG-5ESB
256
3
166
Apacer Winbond W942508BH-5
512
2
166
Winbond
W9425GCDB-5
W942508BH-5
256
3
166

2. Tested with processor FSB 166/FSB133:
Vendor
Model
Size
Memory slot
FSB
Infineon HYB25D256160BT-5
256
2
133/166
MICRON MT46V16M8TG-5ESB
256
2
133/166
Kingston Winbond W9425028BH-5
256
3
133/166
Samsung K4H560838d-TCC4
256
3
133/166
CORSAIR XMS3200v1.1
256
2
133/166
CORSAIR XMS3502v1.1
256
3
133/166
Samsung Apacer K4H560838D-TCC4
256
3
133/166
KingMax KDL684T4AA-50
256
2
133/166
HYNIX HY5DU56822AT-D43
256
3
133/166
Kingston Winbond W942508BH-5
512
2
133/166
Samsung K4H560838D-TCC
512
2
133/166
HYNIX HY5DU56822AT-D43
512
2
133/166
Winbond
9425GCDB-5
W9425028BH-5
512
2
133/166
PSC A255CD30ATP-5
512
2
133/166


Slots


• One AGP (Accelerated Graphics Port) slot.
  - Supports AGP 4x/8x.
• Six 32-bit PCI bus slots (support 3.3v/5v PCI bus interface).


On-Board IDE


• An IDE controller on the VT8235 chipset provides IDE HDD/CD-ROM with PIO, Bus Master and
  Ultra DMA133/100/66 operation modes.


Serial ATA Interface


• Support 2 serial ATA + 1 ATA133
 - RAID O or 1 are supported
 - RAID function works w/ATA133+SATA H/D or 2 SATA H/D
• Connect up to 2 Serial ATA devices and 1 ATA133 device

Bluetooth

• 1 extra pinheader for Bluetooth connect connection.


Audio


• C-Media 8738MX 6-channel audio with SPDIF out.


LAN


• Broadcom 5702
 - Integrated Gigabit Ethernet MAC and PHY transceiver, auto-negotiation operation.
 - Supports single-port 10MB/s, 100MB/s and 1000MB/s BAST-T application.
 - Compliance with PCI v2.2, mini PCI 1.0 and LAN on Motherboard (LOM) standard.


On-Board Peripherals

On-Board Peripherals include:
 - 1 floppy port supports 2 FDDs with 360K, 720K, 1.2M, 1.44M and 2.88Mbytes
 - 2 serial ports (COM A + COM B)
 - 1 parallel port supports SPP/EPP/ECP mode
 - 1 IrDA connector for SIR/ASKIR/HPSIR
 - 1 audio port
 - 6 USB 2.0 ports (Rear x 4/ Front x 2)


BIOS

• The motherboard BIOS provides "Plug & Play" BIOS which detects the peripheral devices
  and expansion cards of the board automatically.
• The motherboard provides a Desktop Management Interface(DMI) function which records
  your motherboard specifications.
• ACPI, 1.0a, APM1.2, PnP 1.0a, SMBIOS 2.3, USB 2.0, WFM 2.0, Overclock, Boot from USB
  device.


Dimension

• 30.5 cm(L) x 23 cm(W) ATX Form Factor

Mounting

• 6 mounting holes.


Bundled
InterVideo WinDVD


Product Accessories



MSI Reminds You...
• The accessories will probably be different according to the different selling areas of product models. For details of accessories, please refer to the descriptions on the product package.

 

Die Spezifikationen können ohne einen Hinweis abweichen. Die Spezifikationen können sich je nach Vertriebsgebiet unterscheiden. Bitte fragen Sie Ihren Händler.

 

Auszeichnungen

TIP Power Award - CHIP
Datum: 2003-07
Titel: TIP Power Award
Kommentar: offen
Medium: CHIP
Land: Indonesia
Best Buy - PC-DIY
Datum: 2003-06
Titel: Best Buy
Kommentar: offen
Medium: PC-DIY
Land: China

BIOS

!Achtung:

Wenn Sie die hier angebotenen BIOS Updates benutzen wollen (und nicht Live Update benutzen) müssen Sie das "Flash Programm" benutzen das im herunter geladenen Archiv enthalten ist. Um zu verhindern, dass ein BIOS Update fehlschlägt, benutzen Sie bitte keine ältere Version oder Fremdversion des "Flash Programms".

Zum herunter laden von BIOS, Treibern usw. empfehlen wir die Benutzung eines Browsers wie Chrome, Firefox 3.0 oder IE 8.0 und höher .
Beschreibung This is AMI BIOS release
Version 3.0
Typ AMI BIOS Erscheinungsdatum 2003-04-21
Download 6590v30.exe Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis This BIOS cannot be used on KT4 Ultra (MS-6590)
click here

Live Update 5

Live Update 5 is a powerful update tool with user-friendly interface, provides an automatic scan and download for your MSI products. Using this service to keep your system in the most updated environment.

Live Update 5 wird nicht von den MSI Produktgruppen AIO, Notebook, Netbook usw. unterstützt.
Live Update 5 unterstützt nur die folgenden MSI Produktgruppen und Dateitypen:
Mainboards: Drivers/BIOS/Utilities;
Graphics Cards: Drivers/BIOS



Klicken Sie hier um die Anleitung zu lesen.

Treiber

Vista 32,Vista 64,XP 32,XP 64,Win 2000,Win 98,Win 98 SE,Win NT,Win Me,Win 95

!Special Note:

The Drivers provided here are exclusively for MSI products only. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage resulted from improper usage or lack of technical expertise.

Zum herunter laden von BIOS, Treibern usw. empfehlen wir die Benutzung eines Browsers wie Chrome, Firefox 3.0 oder IE 8.0 und höher .
VIA VT8237(R) SATA RAID Driver (For floppy driver)
Beschreibung VIA SATA RAID driver
1. Extract the file in the RAID folder and Copy all files to the floppy.
2. Press F6 to install driver through the floppy when booting and loading RAID function.
Version
Typ On-Board PIDE/SATA Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2006-09-15
Betriebssystem XP 32, Win 2000
Download VIA_VT8237_SATARAID_Floppy.zip Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
VIA VT8237(R) SATA RAID Driver (For floppy driver)
Beschreibung VIA SATA RAID driver
1. Extract the file in the RAID folder and Copy all files to the floppy.
2. Press F6 to install driver through the floppy when booting and loading RAID function.
Version
Typ On-Board PIDE/SATA Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2006-09-15
Betriebssystem XP 64
Download VIA_VT8237_SATARAID_Floppy64.zip Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
Promise PDC20376 Serial-ATA RAID Utility
Beschreibung • WHQL Pass for WinXP / Win2000 / Windows Server 2003
• Driver version: 1.00.1.29
Version
Typ On-Board PIDE/SATA Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2003-07-16
Betriebssystem XP 32, Win 2000, Win Me, Win 98 SE, Win 98, Win 95
Download PDC20376_UT.zip Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
Promise Serial-ATA RAID Drivers
Beschreibung • Fix MS-6565 v2.0 test S3 200 times fail issue
• Driver version: 1.0.0.19

Version
Typ On-Board PIDE/SATA Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2003-01-29
Betriebssystem XP 32, Win 2000, Win Me, Win 98 SE, Win 98, Win 95
Download sata48N.exe Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
C-Media CMI8738 Sound Drivers
Beschreibung • Remove for MS-6592 AUX/Mono IN item.
• Driver version: 5.12.1.642

Version
Typ On-Board Audio Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2002-11-09
Betriebssystem Win 2000
Download cm452k.zip Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
C-Media CMI8738 Sound Drivers
Beschreibung • Remove for MS-6592 AUX/Mono IN item.
• Driver version: 5.12.1.642

Version
Typ On-Board Audio Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2002-11-09
Betriebssystem Win 98
Download cm45se.exe Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
C-Media CMI8738 Sound Drivers
Beschreibung • Remove for MS-6592 AUX/Mono IN item.
• Driver version: 5.12.1.642

Version
Typ On-Board Audio Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2002-11-09
Betriebssystem Win Me
Download cm45me.exe Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
C-Media CMI8738 Sound Drivers
Beschreibung • Remove for MS-6592 AUX/Mono IN item.
• Driver version: 5.12.1.642

Version
Typ On-Board Audio Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2002-11-09
Betriebssystem Win NT
Download cm0230nt.exe Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
C-Media CMI8738 Sound Drivers
Beschreibung • Remove for MS-6592 AUX/Mono IN item.
• Driver version: 5.12.1.642

Version
Typ On-Board Audio Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2002-11-09
Betriebssystem XP 32
Download cm45xp.exe Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
Broadcom 4401 LAN Drivers
Beschreibung For motherboard with on-board Broadcom 4401 LAN chipset
• Driver version: 4.28.0.0 (WinXP/2000/ME/98SE), 4.37.0.0(WinXP 64-bit)

Version
Typ On-Board LAN Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2005-11-23
Betriebssystem XP 32, Win 2000, Win Me, Win 98 SE, Win 98, Win 95
Download BCM4401_NP01.zip Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
Broadcom 4401 LAN Drivers
Beschreibung For motherboard with on-board Broadcom 4401 LAN chipset
• Driver version: 4.28.0.0 (WinXP/2000/ME/98SE), 4.37.0.0(WinXP 64-bit)

Version
Typ On-Board LAN Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2005-11-23
Betriebssystem XP 64
Download BCM4401_64bit.zip Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
Broadcom 5702 LAN Drivers
Beschreibung For motherboard with on-board Broadcom 5702 LAN chipset
• Add support Broadcom 5705 Lan chip
• Package: v667, WHQL Pass
• Driver version: 6.34.0.0

Note: check first your motherboard broadcom chipset version
Version
Typ On-Board LAN Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2003-03-18
Betriebssystem XP 32, Win 2000, Win Me, Win 98 SE, Win 98, Win 95
Download 570249.exe Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
VIA Chipset 4in1 Drivers
Beschreibung • WHQL pass for Win2K/XP/64-bit
• Support WinXP 64-bit OS
• Support Windows Vista 32/64
• Driver version: 5.11a

Version
Typ System & Chipset Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2007-04-20
Betriebssystem XP 32, Win 2000, Win Me, Win 98 SE, Win 98, Win 95
Download VIA4in1_MB.zip Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
VIA Chipset 4in1 Drivers
Beschreibung • WHQL pass for Win2K/XP/64-bit
• Support WinXP 64-bit OS
• Support Windows Vista 32/64
• Driver version: 5.11a

Version
Typ System & Chipset Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2007-04-20
Betriebssystem Vista 64, Vista 32
Download VIA4in1_MB.zip Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
VIA Chipset 4in1 Drivers
Beschreibung • WHQL pass for Win2K/XP/64-bit
• Support WinXP 64-bit OS
• Support Windows Vista 32/64
• Driver version: 5.11a

Version
Typ System & Chipset Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2007-04-20
Betriebssystem XP 64
Download VIA4in1_x64_MB.zip Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
VIA USB2.0 Drivers
Beschreibung • For Win98/ME OS only
• Version: 98/me-4.90.3000.10(2.70)
• Fixed S3 issue under WinME

Note: For WinXP, please use Microsoft Windows Update to download driver from Microsoft or aquire the latest service pack
Version
Typ System & Chipset Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2006-02-17
Betriebssystem Win Me, Win 98 SE
Download VIA_USB20_V30003.zip Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis
VIA USB2.0 Patch (Under WinXP+SP1)
Beschreibung • Patch WinXP+SP1 USB2.0 show "Standard Enhance PCI to USB Host Controller" to "VIA USB2.0 Enhance Host Controller".
• Driver version: 5.1.2600.1106
Version
Typ System & Chipset Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2002-11-08
Betriebssystem XP 32
Download viapatch.exe Dateigröße 0 MB
Hinweis

Utility

XP 32,XP 64,Win 2000,Win 98,Win 98 SE,Win Me,Win 95

!Special Note:

The Utilities provided here are exclusively for MSI products only. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage resulted from improper usage or lack of technical expertise.

Zum herunter laden von BIOS, Treibern usw. empfehlen wir die Benutzung eines Browsers wie Chrome, Firefox 3.0 oder IE 8.0 und höher .
MSI PC Alert 4
Beschreibung The utility is just like your PC doctor that can detect the following PC hardware status during real time operation:
• monitor CPU & system temperatures
• monitor fan speed(s)
• monitor system voltage
• monitor chassis intrusion
Version 4.1.2.5
Typ Utility Erscheinungsdatum 2007-05-08
Betriebssystem XP 32, Win 2000, Win Me, Win 98 SE, Win 98, Win 95
Download PCAlert4_MB.zip Dateigröße 2.39 MB
Hinweis
MSI PC Alert 4
Beschreibung The utility is just like your PC doctor that can detect the following PC hardware status during real time operation:
• monitor CPU & system temperatures
• monitor fan speed(s)
• monitor system voltage
• monitor chassis intrusion
Version 4.1.2.5
Typ Utility Erscheinungsdatum 2007-05-08
Betriebssystem XP 64
Download PCAlert4_MB.zip Dateigröße 2.39 MB
Hinweis
Fuzzy Logic 4
Beschreibung • Add version information for Live Update
• AP Version: 4.1.58.0

Version 4.1.58.0
Typ Utility Erscheinungsdatum 2005-10-26
Betriebssystem XP 32, Win 2000, Win Me, Win 98 SE, Win 98, Win 95
Download FuzzyLogic.zip Dateigröße 4.14 MB
Hinweis Fuzzy Logic 4 & PC Alert III/4 can\'t be run at the same time.

Handbuch

!Hinweise:

MSI™ stellt hier Handbücher (im PDF Format) zum herunterladen zur verfügung. Sie können den Adobe Acrobat Reader (Adobe's WEB Site) benutzen um diese zu öffnen.

An easy guide for you to assemble your PC step by step, please refer to "Quick Installation Guide".

Zum herunter laden von BIOS, Treibern usw. empfehlen wir die Benutzung eines Browsers wie Chrome, Firefox 3.0 oder IE 8.0 und höher .
Version Sprache Dateigröße Download Erscheinungsdatum
1.0 Multi-Language 0.18 MB RAID_Floppy.zip 2006-06-15
1.3 Simplified Chinese 6.58 MB SC6590v1.3.exe 2003-06-02
1.1 Traditional Chinese 2.71 MB C6590v1.1.exe 2003-06-02
1.5 English 5.35 MB E6590v1.5.exe 2003-04-28

CPU Unterstützung

 

Marketing Name
KT4A Ultra
Model Name
6590
PCB Version
200A
BIOS Version
A6590VMS.300
CPU
FSB
Ratio
Result
Morgan (0.18u) 100/200MHz FSB
Duron 1.1G
100
11
OK
Duron 1.2G
100
12
OK
Duron 1.3G
100
13
OK
Applebred (0.13um) 133/266MHz FSB
Duron 1400
133
10.5
OK
Duron 1600
133
12
OK
Duron 1800
133
13.5
OK
Thunderbird (0.18um) 100(133)/200(266)MHz FSB
Athlon (Thunderbird) 1.1G
100
11
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 1.13G
133
8.5
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 1.2G
100
12
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 1.2G
133
9
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 1.3G
100
13
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 1.33G
133
10
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 1.4G
100
14
OK
Athlon (Thunderbird) 1.4G
133
10.5
OK
Palomino (0.18u) 133/266MHz FSB
AthlonXP 1500+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 1600+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 1700+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 1800+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 1900+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 2000+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 2100+
133
Auto
OK
Thoroughbred (0.13u) 133/266MHz FSB
AthlonXP 1700+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 1800+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 1900+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 2000+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 2100+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 2200+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 2400+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 2600+
133
Auto
OK
Thoroughbred (0.13u) 166/333MHz FSB
AthlonXP 2600+
166
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 2700+
166
Auto
OK
Thorton (0.13u) 133/266MHz FSB 256KB L2 Cache
AthlonXP 2000+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 2200+
133
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 2400+
133
Auto
OK
Thorton (0.13u) 166/333MHz FSB 256KB L2 Cache
AthlonXP 2600+
166
Auto
OK
Barton (0.13u) 166/333MHz FSB 512KB L2 Cache
AthlonXP 2500+
166
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 2800+
166
Auto
OK
AthlonXP 3000+
166
Auto
OK

FAQ

Erscheinungsdatum Titel
Common FAQ