NOTE: NVIDIA nForce 4 Series board DO NOT support Windows® 98/ME


CPU

• Supports Socket 775 for Intel® P4 5XX, 6XX, P4EE, *Pentium D 8XX and Celeron D processors.
• Supports FSB 1066/800/533MHz.
• Supports EIST technology.
• Supports Intel® Hyper-Threading technology.
• *For Pentium D support info please refer to MSI CPU support table.

The Installation of LGA 775 CPU with MSI CPU Clip & CPU Cooler


Chipset

NVIDIA® nForce4 SLI Intel Edition Chipset
- HyperTransport link to nVidia MCP04 south bridge
- Supports 2 PCI Express x 16 and 1 PCI Express x 1 interface
- Supports dual channel, DDR2 533/667

NVIDIA® MCP04 (for nForce4 SLI Intel Edition) Chipset
- Integrate SATA-II controller, four drives
- Dual Fast-ATA 133 IDE controller, for four devices
- IEEE 802.3 nVIDIA MAC for 1000BASE-T


Main Memory


• Supports dual channel DDR2 533/667, using four 240-pin/1.8V DDR2 DIMMs.
• Supports a maximum memory size up to 16GB.


Slots

• Two PCI Express x16 slot (supports PCI Express Bus specification v1.0a compliant)
Normal mode
Primary PCI-E slot is compatible with PCI Express x 16
Secondary PCI-E slot is compatible with PCI Express x 1
SLI mode
Primary PCI-E slot is compatible with PCI Express x 8
Secondary PCI-E slot is compatible with PCI Express x 8
• Two PCI Express x1 slots (support PCI Express Bus specification v1.0a compliant)
• Two 32-bit v2.3 Master PCI bus slots (support 3.3v/5v PCI bus interface)


On-Board IDE


• An IDE controller on the NVIDIA® MCP04(for nForce4 SLI Intel Edition) chipset provides IDE
  HDD/CD-ROM with PIO, Bus Master and Ultra DMA133/100/66 operation modes.
- Can connect up to 4 IDE devices.
- Supports RAID 0, 1, 0+1, RAID 5 or JBOD mode.


On-Board SATA


• MCP04(for nForce4 SLI Intel Edition) supports 4 SATA II ports.
- Transfer rate is up to 300 MB/s.
- Supports RAID 0, 1, 0+1, RAID 5 or JBOD mode.


NV RAID
• Supports up to 4 SATA and 4 ATA133 Hard drives.
- RAID 0, 1, 0+1, 5 or JBOD is supported.
- Supports up to 8 drives for RAID function.


Audio

7.1 channel audio codec RealTek ALC850.
- Compliance with AC97 v2.3 Spec.
- Meet PC2001 audio performance requirement.


LAN

• Supports 10/100/1000 Fast Ethernet by nForce4 SLI Intel Edition MCP04 south bridge.


USB


10 USB ports
- Controlled by MCP04(for nForce4 SLI Intel Edition) chip.
- 4 ports in the rear I/O, 6 ports via the external bracket.


IEEE1394


VIA® 6306 chipset
- Supports up to three 1394 ports. (Rear panel x1, front x2)
- Transfer rate is up to 400Mbps.


Internal I/O Connectors

- ATX 24-Pin power connector
- 4-pin ATX 12V power connector
- 4-pin GPU power connector
- CPU / System / Power / NB FAN connectors
- 1 x IrDA infrared module header
- 1 x MSI D-Bracket 2 connector
- CD-in connector
- IrDA infrared module header
- Chassis intrusion switch connector
- Clear CMOS button
- Front panel audio connector
- Front panel connector
- 2 x IEEE1394 connector support additional 2 ports
- 3 x USB 2.0 connector support additional 6 ports
- 1 x Floppy disk drive connector
- 4 x serial ATA connectors
- 2 x ATA133 HD connectors

MSI Reminds You...
• All power connectors, ATX1 (24 Pin) & JPWR1 (4 Pin, for CPU Power) & ATX2 (4 pin, for PCI-E VGA) must be attached to this model to ensure operation of the Mainboard.
A Power Supply of 450 watts, or above, is highly recommended for system stability.
ATX 12V power connection should be 20A or greater.


Back Panel I/O Ports

- 1 x Parallel port
- 1 x Serial port (COM 1)
- 1 x PS/2 Keyboard
- 1 x PS/2 Mouse
- 1 x Coaxial SPDIF out
- 1 x 6 in 1 Audio jack (S/SPDIF out)
- 1 x IEEE1394 port
- 4 x USB 2.0 ports
- 1 x RJ45 LAN Jacks


BIOS

• The mainboard BIOS provides "Plug & Play" BIOS which detects the peripheral devices and
   expansion cards of the board automatically.
• The mainboard provides a Desktop Management Interface(DMI) function which records your
   mainboard specifications.


Dimension

• 30.5cm(L) x 24.4cm(W) ATX Form Factor

Mounting

• 9 mounting holes.

P4N SLI CPU Support Status

Marketing Name
P4N SLI
MSI Model
MS-7160v2.0
PCB Version
2.00
Since BIOS Version
7160v32.zip
CPU
FSB
Ratio
Result
Celeron D (Prescott, FSB533, L2 Cache 256KB)
Celeron D 325J (2.53GHz)
533
19
OK
Celeron D 330J (2.66GHz)
533
20
OK
Celeron D 335J (2.8GHz)
533
21
OK
Celeron D 340J (2.93GHz)
533
22
OK
Celeron D 345J (3.06GHz)
533
23
NONE
Pentium 4 (Prescott, FSB533, L2 Cache 1MB)
Pentium 4 505(J) (2.66GHz)
533
20
OK
Pentium 4 515(J) (2.93GHz)
533
22
OK
Pentium 4 (Prescott, FSB800, L2 Cache 1MB)
Pentium 4 520(J) (2.8GHz)
800
14
OK
Pentium 4 530(J) (3.0GHz)
800
15
OK
Pentium 4 540(J) (3.2GHz)
800
16
OK
Pentium 4 550(J) (3.4GHz)
800
17
OK
Pentium 4 560(J) (3.6GHz)
800
18
OK
Pentium 4 570J (3.8GHz)
800
19
OK
Pentium 4 Extreme Edition
Pentium 4 (Northwood) Extreme Edition 3.46GHz
1066
13
NONE
Pentium 4 (Northwood) Extreme Edition 3.4GHz
800
17
OK
Pentium 4 (Prescott) Extreme Edition 3.73GHz
1066
14
NONE
Celeron D (64-bit, Prescott, FSB533, L2 Cache 256KB)
Celeron D 326 (2.53GHz)
533
19
OK
Celeron D 331 (2.66GHz)
533
20
OK
Celeron D 336 (2.80GHz)
533
21
NONE
Celeron D 341 (2.93GHz)
533
22
OK
Celeron D 346 (3.06GHz)
533
23
NONE
Celeron D 351 (3.2GHz)
533
24
OK
Pentium 4 (64-bit, Prescott, FSB800, L2 Cache 1MB)
Pentium 4 531 (3.0GHz)
800
15
OK
Pentium 4 541 (3.2GHz)
800
16
OK
Pentium 4 551 (3.4GHz)
800
17
OK
Pentium 4 561 (3.6GHz)
800
18
OK
Pentium 4 571 (3.8GHz)
800
19
OK
Pentium 4 (64-bit, Prescott, FSB800, L2 Cache 2MB)
Pentium 4 630 (3.0GHz)
800
15
OK
Pentium 4 640 (3.2GHz)
800
16
OK
Pentium 4 650 (3.4GHz)
800
17
OK
Pentium 4 660 (3.6GHz)
800
18
OK
Pentium 4 670 (3.8GHz)
800
19
OK
Pentium D (64-bit, Smithfield, Dual Core, FSB800, L2 Cache 2x1MB)
Pentium D 820 (2.8GHz)
800
14
NOTE
Pentium D 830 (3.0GHz)
800
15
OK
Pentium D 840 (3.2GHz)
800
16
OK
Pentium Extreme Edition (64-bit, Smithfield, HT, Dual Core, FSB800, L2 Cache 2x1MB)
Pentium Extreme Edition 840 (3.2GHz)
800
16
NONE

NOTE: Single-Core only