GA-8I915ME-GL (rev. )

Intel®  915GL Chipset
GA-8I915ME-GL designed with pack of features and dedicated to satisfying the needs of cost-effective platforms. Experience next-generation processing with the latest LGA 775 Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor with Hyper-Threading Technolgy! The GA-8I915ME-GL supports DDR 400 / 333 delivers complete range of usage from highest performance to cost-effective systems. The GA-8I915ME-GL provides an broad range of peripheral connections by offering USB 2.0 for high-speed data transfer, and high speed Serial ATA connection for mass storage devices. The GA-8I915ME-GL also offers multimedia advancements through Intel® GMA 900 technology for outstanding graphics output, and GIGABYTE revolutionary G.E.A.R expansion slot for conventional AGP graphics card, providing an additional graphics selection for games and movies entertainment. For networking, it provides 10/100 LAN connection at a blazing fast network connection speed. Along with top-notch hardware is the addition of the GIGABYTE Shieldware. Shieldware includes solid pack of unique software feature elements that are easy to use and focused on making computing both simple and straightforward. Finally to round off the GA-8I915ME-GL is home theater-quality sound with your PC for enhanced multi-channel audio, improved voice and communication input capability.
  • Supports LGA775 Intel® Pentium® 4 processor FSB800 with HT technology
  • Integrated Intel® Graphic Media Accelerator 900
  • Supports dual channel DDR 400 memory architecture
  • Features PCI-Express x1*, Serial-ATA, and GEAR* interfaces
  • Integrated high quality 6-channel AC' 97 audio
  1. LGA 775 Intel® Pentium® 4
Chipset North Bridge:
  1. Intel® 915GL
South Bridge:
  1. Intel® ICH6
  2. Realtek 8100C Ethernet 10/100Mb LAN controller
  3. Realtek ALC 655 Codec
Front Side Bus
  1. 800 / 533 MHz FSB
  1. Dual Channel DDR 400 / 333
  2. 2 x DIMM slots
  3. 2GB
Expansion Slots
  1. 1 x PCI x16 (x4 mode *)
  2. 2 x PCI
  3. 1 x G.E.A.R
  4. * Running at PCIe x 4 bandwidth, please see link below for Graphics Card Support List
  5. *Support transfer up to 33MHz and compatible with AGP 8X slot. See link below for more detail information and Graphics Card Support list
Internal I/O Connectors
  1. 2 x cooling fan pin header
  2. 1 x FDD
  3. 1 x COM
  4. 2 x USB 2.0 (supports 4 ports)
  5. 2 x SATA
  6. 1 x CD in
  7. 1 x 24-pin ATX power connector
  8. 1 x 4-pin ATX 12V power connector
  9. 1 x UltraDMA 100/66 IDE
Back Panel Connectors
  1. 1 x VGA
  2. 1 x RJ45 LAN
  3. 1 x LPT
  4. PS/2 (Keyboard/Mouse)
  5. 3 x audio jacks (Line In/Line Out/MIC)
  6. 4 x USB 2.0
H/W Monitoring
  1. Hardware detecting and reporting for case open, power-in voltage, CPU voltage and fan speed
  2. ITE 8712F
  3. System health status auto-detect and report by BIOS
  1. 3 Mbit flash ROM
Unique Features
  1. M.I.T. (Motherboard Intelligent Tweaker)
  2. S.O.S. (System Overclock Saver)
  3. Download Center
  4. C.O.M. (Corporate Online Management)
  5. Miracle of Xpress3
Bundle Software
  1. Norton™ Personal Firewall
  2. Norton™ Privacy Control
  3. Norton™ Spam Alert
  4. GIGABYTE Windows Utility Manager
  5. Norton AntiVirus™
  6. Norton™ Parental Control
  7. Norton Internet Security™ 2005
  8. Adobe® Acrobat Reader
Form Factor
  1. microATX
  2. 244mm x 236mm
  1. Due to different Linux support condition provided by chipset vendors, please download Linux driver from chipset vendors' website or 3rd party website
  2. Due to most hardware/software vendors no longer offer support for Win9X/ME. If some vendors still has Win9X/ME drivers available, we will publish on website.
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* Advertised performance is based on maximum theoretical interface values from respective Chipset vendors or organization who defined the interface specification. Actual performance may vary by system configuration.
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* Due to standard PC architecture, a certain amount of memory is reserved for system usage and therefore the actual memory size is less than the stated amount.