What Hard Drive For The K7S5A?

By UltimoAviso
Jan 14, 2008
  1. I Cant decipher this instruction manual w/ my girlfriends mobo. So I was wondering if anyone had any insight... and maybe a link or something. im looking for around 500-750gb. Heres the specs per the manual...


    AMD Athlon XP (Throughbred up to XP2600+)
    AMD Athlon (including Thunderbird)
    AMD Duron (including Morgan)


    SiS 735 Chipset
    Supports 200/266 Mhz Front Side Bus (FSB)
    Supports AGP 4X

    Clock, Hardware Monitor - ITE8705F
    LAN integrated in SiS735, connector on board (Optional)
    AC97 Audio Codec Integrated


    5 - PCI slots
    1 - 4X AGP slot
    1 - AMR slot


    2 DDR DIMM sockets and 2 DIMM sockets support (can not be used simultaneously)
    Two 184-pin DDR SDRAM (DDR200, DDR266) or
    Two 168-pin 3.3V SDRAM (PC100, PC133)
    Maximum: 1.0GB (DDR or SDRAM)


    AMI 2MB Flash EEPROM
    Supports PCI 2.0
    Supports AGP 2.0
    Full Support for ACPI 1.0 specification
    Supports Plug and Play 1.0A, AMP 1.2, Multi Boot, DMI


    1 - PS/2 keyboard connector
    1 - PS/2 mouse connector
    2 - USB Ports
    1 - Ethernet LAN connector (Optional)
    1 - EPP/ECP mode parallel port
    2 - 16550 high-speed serial ports
    4 - Audio Ports (Line-in, Line-out, Mic-in, and game port)
    2 - IDE interfaces for 4 devices (PIO 4, DMA 2, UDMA 33/66/100)
    1 - Floppy interface (360K~2.88M, 3 Mode FDDs or LS120)
    1 - CPU fan connector
    1 - System fan connector
    1 - IrDA Cable header
    2 - Extra USB headers
    2 - CD-In headers
    1 - Front Panel MIC/Line-out header
    HDD led, Power led, and 2 LAN led header
    Power Switch, Reset Switch, and Speaker header
    1 - LAN WOL Header
  2. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,002   +15

    You will need an IDE/ATA/UDMA drive

    if you have a PCI controller card you can put an ATA 133 speed drive in. (recommended)
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