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MSI MEGA865: Suitable For Intel Pentium 4 CPUs

The Intel equivalent of the MEGA series from MSI can be recognized as such from the outside. Instead of the gray/blue front color, the MEGA865 has a Bordeaux-red front cover. Other differences can be found in the connectors on the back side. The MEGA865 has no second VGA connector and no S-Video connector. This is because the i865 Intel chipset doesn't support these two features.

Nice design and coordinated color combination

Under The Hood

The drives are installed from the top

Narrow interior, not much clearance

Printer friendly: a parallel interface is available