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A Real Nail-Biter: Four Boards With ALi Magik 1

Features In Detail

ManufacturerIwillSoyoASUSTranscend
ModelKA266K7ADAA7A266TS-ALR4
PlatformSockel ASockel ASockel ASockel A
NorthbridgeAli 1647Ali 1647Ali 1647Ali 1647
Southbridge1535D+1535D+1535D+1535D+
Form factorATXATXATXATX
Memory
Maximum Memory (MByte)3 GB3 GB3 GB3 GB
SDRAM slots0030
DDR SDRAM slots3323
Features
Dimensions (LxW)30,5 cm x 24,5 cm30,5 cm x 19,0 cm32,0 cm x 22,8 cm30,5 cm x 21,0 cm
PCI-Slots5556
AGP 4X1101
AGP 4X (Pro)0010
AMR / CNR0/10/00/10/1
Parallel ports1111
Serial ports2222
External USB ports2222
Onboard USB connector2222
IDE channels (UltraATA/100)2222
Fan connectors3332
Additional Onboard Connectors
AC97 SoundCMI 8738AC97HRTF Audio Com 3DAvance Logic. ALC100P
external audio connectorsLine Out/In/Micyes/yes/yesyes/yes/yesyes/yes/yesyes/yes/yes
internal audio connectors# line-ins2123
Wake on LAN (WOL)yesyesyesyes
Wake on Modem (WOM)yesyesyesyes
Infraredyesyesyesyes
Sensor for chassis intrusionnononono
Temperature sensor for CPUyesyesyesyes
Additional ATA/100 interfacesnononono
Onboard piezo speakernononono
Settings
System Bus (FSB) adjustmentBios, JumperDIPBiosBios, DPI
Frequency range for FSB100 - 146 MHz (Bios)100/133 MHz90,100,101,120,126,133 MHz100 MHz - 146 MHz
1 MHz steps for system bus (FSB)yesnonono
CPU core voltage adjustablenoDIPBiosno
CPU core voltage range1,750 Volt1.100 - 1.850 Volt1,750 - 1,850 Voltno
0.025V steps for VCorenoyesyesno
0.5X steps for multiplieryesyesnoyes
Multiplier adjustment5.0 - 12.5 X (Jumper)5.0X - 12.5Xno5.0x - 12.0x
BIOS und Revisions
BIOSAwardAwardAwardAward
BIOS version tested32401A (15.12.2000)T0105(P) (05.01.2001)Rev. 1004 Beta 002 (27.03.2001)V1.15 (05.02.2001)
Board revision testedV 1.1unknownV 1.03.V 1.05
Notes
Clock generatorICS 93857 AGICS 9248AF-1731004 Beta 002 (00.03.2001)ICS 93857AG
SCSI Controllern/an/an/an/a
Network interface cardn/an/an/an/a
Model variationsKA266-Rnonono

Test Configuration

Hardware
CPUAMD Athlon 1200 MHz @ 133 MHz FSB
DDR RAMMicron 128 MB @ 133 MHz DDR, CL 2.5
SDRAMWichmann Works 128 MB @ 133 MHz SDR
Hard diskIBM DTLA-307030, 30,7 GBUltra-DMA/100, 7200 U/min
Graphics cardAsus V7700 AGP, nVIDIA GeForce2 GTS, 32 MB DDR SDRAM
Drivers & Software
IDE-DriverMicrosoft Windows default
AGP-DriverALi AGP Driver Version 1.73e
Graphics driverDetonator 3 Serie V6.32
DirectX Version8.0a
Operating SystemWindows 98 SE, Version 4.10.2222 A
Benchmarks and Settings
Quake III ArenaRetail Versioncommand line = +set cd_nocd 1 +set s_initsound 0Graphics detail set to 'Normal', 640x480x16Benchmark using 'Q3DEMO1'
Sysmark 2000Patch 4B1024x768x16
ViewPerfVersion 6.1.21280x1024x16x85
Refresh rate85 Hz for all tests, V-Sync = off
Linux Kernel CompilationSuSE Linux 6.4, Kernel 2.2.14, THG benchmarking kernel, gcc 2.95.2
MPEG-4-Encoding Flask Mpeg"Video Codec: DivX 3.11 alpha, Fast-Motion, keyframe every 10 seconds, compression 100, data rate 910 kbps Audio Codec: audio not processed Video Resolution: 720x576, 25 fps, interlaced Resizing: Nearest Neighbor "