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Features Table, Continued

Athlon Hit Parade: 10 mobos with the nForce2 Ultra400
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Manufacturer Gigabyte Leadtek MSI Shuttle Spacewalker Shuttle Spacewalker
Model GA-7NNXP Winfast K7NCR18D Pro 2 K7N2 Delta FN45 (XPC-SN45G) AN35-N
Chipset
Socket nVIDIA nForce2 Ultra 400 nVIDIA nForce2 Ultra 400 nVIDIA nForce2 Ultra 400 nVIDIA nForce2 Ultra 400 nVIDIA nForce2 Ultra 400
Clock (CPU/Bus) 2205.0 / 400.5 2205.0 / 400.5 2205.0 / 400.5 2204.99 / 400.5 2205.0 / 400.5
Northbridge nForce2 SPP nForce2 SPP nForce2 Ultra 400 nForce2 Ultra 400 nForce2 Ultra 400
Southbridge nForce2 MCP-T nForce2 MCP-T nForce2 MCP-T nForce2 MCP-T nForce2 MCP
Northbridge Fan yes no no no no
Form Factor ATX ATX ATX ATX ATX
Memory
Maximum RAM 3072 MB 3072 MB 3072 MB 3072 MB 3072 MB
DIMM-Sockets 3 3 3 3 3
Memory Type DDR SDRAM DDR SDRAM DDR SDRAM DDR SDRAM DDR SDRAM
Memory Frequencies DDR200, DDR266, DDR333, DDR400 DDR200, DDR266, DDR333, DDR400 DDR200, DDR266, DDR333, DDR400 DDR200, DDR266, DDR333, DDR400 DDR200, DDR266, DDR333, DDR400
ECC-Support no no no no no
Standard Components
Size (LxH) 305 x 244 mm 304.8 x 243.8 mm 305 x 244 mm
PCI Slots 5x PCI 2.2, 32 Bit 4x PCI 2.2 32 Bit 5x PCI 2.2, 32 Bit 1x PCI 2.2, 32 Bit 5x PCI 2.2, 32 Bit
AGP AGP 3.0 / 8x AGP 3.0 / 8x AGP 3.0 / 8x AGP 3.0 / 8x AGP 3.0 / 8x
AGP Card Lock yes yes yes yes yes
ACR / AMR / CNR no / no / no yes / no / no yes / no / no no / no / no no / no / no
Parallel Ports 1 1 1 0 1
Serial Ports 2 1 1 0 2
USB 2.0 internal/external 2 / 4 4 / 2 4 / 2 2 Front / 2 Rear 4 / 2
Fan Headers 3 3 2 3 2
IDE Controller 2x UltraATA/133 2x UltraATA/133 2x UltraATA/133 2x UltraATA/133 2x UltraATA/133
Additional Components
Piezo Speaker OnBoard optional no no no no
Wake on LAN (WOL) yes yes no no no
Wake on Modem (WOM) yes yes no no no
IrDA-Port yes yes no yes no
Chassis Intrusion Detection no no no no no
Temperature Monitoring yes yes yes yes yes
Fan Status Monitoring yes yes yes yes yes
Network Controller Intel 82540EM, Realtek RTL8201 Dual 100 Mbit/s ICS 1893AF yes yes
IDE RAID Controller Silicon Image Sil3112 SATA, GigaRAID IT8212 Silicon Image 3112 SATA Promise PDC20376 no -
Firewire Controller Realtek RTL8801 nForce2 / Agere FW803 via ACR optional RTL8801BL optional
SCSI Controller - - - - -
Sound System
Type AC97 / MCP-T AC97 / MCP-T AC97 / MCP-T AC97 / MCP-T AC97 / MCP
Manufacturer / Chip Realtek ALC650 Realtek ALC650 Realtek ALC650 Realtek ALC650 Realtek ALC650
Surround Sound 6 Channels, Dolby Digital 6 Channels, Dolby Digital 6 Channels, Dolby Digital 6 Channels, Dolby Digital 6 Channels Surround
External Connectors In, Out, Mic In, Out, Mic In, Out, Mic In, Out, Mic In, Out, Mic
Internal Connectors CD-in, AUX-in CD-in, AUX-in CD-in CD-in CD-In 1, CD-In 2, AUX-In
Setup
CPU Config BIOS BIOS BIOS BIOS BIOS
Selectable Multipliers 5.0 - 22.5 / 1 3.0 - 24.0 auto / 7.0 - 13.0 8.0 - 23.0 auto / 8.0 - 23.0
FSB Range / Increments 100 - 300 MHz / 1 100 - 300 MHz / 1 100 - 250 MHz / 1 100 - 250 MHz / 1 100 - 250 MHz / 1
AGP clock 50 - 100 MHz / 1 66 MHz auto 66 - 120 MHz auto auto
Voltage
Vcore Range / Increments 1.10 - 1.85 V / 0.025 V 1.1 - 2.0 / 0.025 V 1.55 - 1.80 / 0.025 V 1.10 - 1.85 V /0.025 V 1.10 - 1.85 V /0.025 V
Vram / Increments +0.1V / +0.2V - 2.5 / 2.6 / 2.7 V 2.6 / 2.7 V 2.5 / 2.6 / 2.7 V
Vchipset / Increments Vagp +0.1V / +0.2V / +0.3V Vagp + 0.1 V / + 0.2 V Vagp 1.5 / 1.6 / 1.7 V Vagp 1.55 / 1.6 V Vagp 1.55 / 1.60 V
Board and BIOS Details
Bios Award/Phoenix Award/Phoenix Award/Phoenix Award/Phoenix Award/Phoenix
Version M06 - 7.2 D G
Date May 29, 2003 June 25, 2003 June 2, 2003 May 28, 2003 June 10, 2003
Motherboard Revision 1.0 2.0 1 1.0 1.1
Boot Devices Floppy, LS120, HD, SCSI, CDROM/DVD, ZIP, USB-ZIP, USB-FDD, USB-CDROM, UDB-HDD, LAN Floppy, LS120, HD, SCSI, CDROM/DVD, ZIP, USB-ZIP, USB-FDD, USB-CDROM, UDB-HDD, LAN Floppy, LS120, HD, SCSI, CDROM/DVD, ZIP, USB-ZIP, USB-FDD, USB-CDROM, UDB-HDD, LAN Floppy, LS120, HD, SCSI, CDROM/DVD, ZIP, USB-ZIP, USB-FDD, USB-CDROM, UDB-HDD, LAN Floppy, LS120, HD, SCSI, CDROM/DVD, ZIP, USB-ZIP, USB-FDD, USB-CDROM, UDB-HDD, LAN
Manual Interrupt Assignment yes no no yes
Special Features - Bluetooth PC-2-PC XPC Motherboard, Auto Guardian -
Shared Interrupts ? ? ? ? ?
Clock Generator nForce2 nForce2 nForce2 nForce2 nForce2
Miscellaneous
Layout Issues - IDE connectors in front of PCI slots Promise IDE RAID controller cannot be disabled difficult to assemble -
Model Variations - - -
Shipment / Utilities
Manual / Quality excellent complete excellent not included with test sample comprehensive
Languages English English English ? English
Quick Setup Guide yes yes (5 languages) no not included with test sample no
Cables 3x IDE-80, 1x Floppy, 3x SATA, 1x SATA power 1x IDE-80, 1x Floppy, 2x SATA 30 cm 1x IDE-80 round cable, 1x Floppy, 2x SATA - 1x IDE-80, 1x Floppy
Adapters DPS2-Module, Firewire (2x), USB (2x), Serial ATA External, Audio Adapter 2x Firewire, 1x SPDIF, secondary network on ACR card Firewire (2 ports), USB/D-LED, audio jacket adapter -
Software EasyTune 4, DMIView, Face Wizard, ITE Smart Editor, Norton Internet Security 2001 Adobe Acrobat 5, Speed Gear, Ulead Video Studio 6, Ulead Cool3D 3.0 SE MSI DVD, Adobe Acrobat Reader, PC Alert, PC-cilin not included with test sample
Miscellaneous @BIOS
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