Need a little help plz

By ricky240sx
Dec 12, 2004
  1. I just bought this motherboard and am going to Intsall it in my computer....just want to know is it compatible with my hard drive CD drive ect...?

    TX Form Factor

    Chipset Type

    Intel® 865PE Chipset

    Processor Socket

    Socket 478

    Compatible Processors

    Intel® Prescott processors, Pentium® 4 processors; Pentium® 4 processors with Hyper Threading Technology

    Maximum Processor Speed

    Supports up to 3.6GHz or higher

    Data Bus Speed

    800MHz, 533MHz, 400MHz

    Supported RAM Technology

    Dual Channel DDR SDRAM Memory

    Supported RAM Speed

    Supports up to PC-4200 (DDR-533)

    RAM Expansion Slots Total

    (4) 184-pin DIMM Slots

    Maximum Memory Supported

    Upgradeable to 4.0GB

    Drive Controllers

    (2) IDE UltraDMA ATA 100/66 Channels; (1) Floppy Drive Channel

    Serial ATA Drive Controller

    (2) Serial ATA (SATA) 150 Channels

    AGP Expansion Slot

    (1) 8x/4x AGP 3.0 Compliant Slot

    AGP Voltage Supported

    8x AGP (0.8 Volts); 4x AGP (1.5 Volts)

    PCI Expansion Slot

    (5) 32-bit Bus Mastering PCI Slots

    Ports and Connectors

    1-Serial 9-pin Port; 1-Parallel 25-pin Port; 4-USB 2.0 Type "A" Ports; 1-Network RJ-45 Port; 1-Audio Line In Port; 1-Microphone Port; 1-Audio Line Out Port; 1-S/PDIF Digital Optical Out Port

    Sound Card

    Integrated Realtek ALC655 Audio AC'97 CODEC Audio chipset

    Sound Output Mode

    16-bit Stereo 6 Channel Sound


    Integrated 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet Network Adapter

    Included Software

    Drivers & Utilities

    Included Cables

    40-pin ATA100 ribbon cable; 34-pin floppy drive ribbon cable; SATA interface cable

    Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor 2.40GHz


    Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition

    System Board

    FIC VI35L

    System Memory

    512MB DDR266 SDRAM 184-pin DIMM

    Diskette Drive

    3.5" 1.44MB Floppy Disk Drive

    Hard Drive

    120GB ATA/133 Hard Drive

    CD-RW Drive

    LiteOn 52x24x52x CD-RW Drive

    DVD-ROM Drive

    16x DVD-ROM Drive


    Integrated SiS 651 VGA Chipset; open AGP slot


    Integrated AC'97 Audio CODEC


    56K V.92 PCI Internal Modem


    Integrated 10/100 Ethernet Adapter


    Chicony KB-2961 PS/2 Keyboard
  2. vegasgmc

    vegasgmc TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,377

    Everything looks fine. You should do a clean install of Windows though. The old mobo drivers on the hard drive will cause problems and usually will keep Windows from loading.
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