These fields provide users a tool to overclock the system. And going from a SiS chipset to a Via. When set to higher values, every PCI device can conduct transactions for a longer time and thus improve the effective PCI bandwidth. Auto, , , 3BC, Disabled. Driving This field is used to adjust the AGP driving force. Does anyone know if the sound is provided through the VTa chipset or another chip on the board.

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See All Buying Options. If you are into media encoding such as MP3 encoding or the creation of DivX movies you’ll be happy with the new speed. One of the biggest selling points of this new wave of KTA boards is the increased performance.

No sound on K7t pro2-a

Get to Know Us. Wasn’t to surprised when Oro2-a removed and checked the old K7s5a which had various issues to find atleast 2 of the larger caps on that which are bulged and another surface mount choke burnt out which I think was the cause for the rear usb ports never having worked working.

Auto, 3BC, Disabled. Good luck with the rest.

The D-LED will hang if the memory module is damaged or not installed properly. It usually uses one transistor and a capacitor to represent a bit.

Quake3 and 3DMark respond well to the new chipset giving us the broad impression that most OpenGL and Direct3D game performance will increase.


I don’t have the motherboard drivers cdrom so downloaded MSI’s own offerings for the board. Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest. We’ll be looking to add a Flask encoding run to future mwi if possible to illustrate the performance increases across a new chipset or CPU. Hardware Setup Hardware Setup 2 This chapter provides you with the information about hardware setup procedures. I’ll be looking to expand the test suite over the coming weeks into a well pro2–a comprehensive test suite, something which previous Hexus reviews may possibly have lacked in the past.

MSI K7T266 Pro2-RU KT266A Motherboard Review

Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. For example, if a modem is connected to one serial port and a serial mouse to another, they are identified as COM1 and COM2. You have to be pushing the current memory bandwidth limits on a previous chipset to really see the difference. When a password has been set, you will be prompted to enter it every time you try to enter Setup.

You can attach a serial mouse or other serial devices directly to the connectors. Conclusion on ksi So what can we draw from the following numbers? I now have full blown stereo sound using either Realtek or via drivers for this board. A thermistor is present, but it’s a surface mount type, like a resistor and comes nowhere to touching the CPU.

Warranty & Support

After AC Power Loss This setting specifies whether your system will reboot after a power failure or interrupt occurs. If the password doesn’t match up, the board refuses to boot. The CPU will only fit in the correct orientation.


This board was installed fully in a case and since it shares the exact same mounting points as should all similar sized motherboards conforming to the ATX spec as the previous occupant of the case, the Abit KG7-RAID, installation was simple.

I must point out that it has been a real struggle to get performance out of the MSI board. This section covers some very technical items and aduio is strongly recommended that only experienced users should make any changes to the default settings.

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Sandra Memory Benchmark 9 x Sandra Memory Bandwidth Benchmark 9 x So there we have them, the numbers most people will be looking for. But VIA have persevered and here it is. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Software installation was also simple. MSI don’t list Realtek at all for their board though.