GA-8INXP (rev. )

Intel®  E7205 Chipset
GA-8INXP featuring Intel's first AGP 8x motherboard. Powered by Intel E7205 chipset supporting the latest Intel Pentium 4 Processor with Hyper Threading Technology up to 3.06GHz and above. With Dual Channel DDR memory architecture that supports a maximum memory size up to 4GB, the platform is poised to deliver an unrivaled performance through a theoretical memory bandwidth of up to 4.2GB/sec. GIGABYTE new and innovative patented technology Dual Power System (DPS) design is made to deliver utmost power to drive the next generation of Socket 478 Pentium 4 processors. The ingenious design features a 6 phase power circuitry that ensures seamless current is delivered to the processor for stable and reliable operation. The board, coupled with several of the latest cutting edge technologies such as Serial ATA, Gigabit LAN network, ATA 133 RAID, 6-channel audio, plus the usual fare of features unique only to GIGABYTE, the GA-8INXP will bring users an unlimited level of computing experience.
  • Supports Hyper Threading Technology processor up to 3.06GHz or above
  • First AGP 8x Intel® chipset based motherboard
  • First dual channel DDR Pentium 4 motherboard supports up to 4GB memory size
  • Gigabyte unique EZ-Fix™ AGP slot and memory DIMM slot with Anti-Burn™ design
  • GIGABYTE patented technology Dual Power System (DPS) design
  • 6 x USB 2.0
  • Integrated Silicon Image Serial ATA interface for high speed storage devices
  • Promise IDE RAID 0, 1 function plus UDMA ATA 133 support
  • Integrated Intel® Kenai 32 Gigabit LAN network connection
  • Integrated 6-channel AC’ 97 audio with SPDIF function
  • GIGABYTE patented DualBIOS™ technology design prevents BIOS from virus attack
  1. Socket 478 Intel ® Pentium® 4 with HT Technology
Chipset North Bridge:
  1. Intel® E7205 MCH
South Bridge:
  1. Intel® 82801DB ICH4
  2. Super I/O: ITE IT8712F
  3. Silicon Image sil3112A controller
  4. Promise 20276 RAID controller
  5. Intel® Kenai 32 LAN
  6. Realtek ALC650E AC'97 Codec
  7. 2 x 4Mbit flash ROM
Front Side Bus
  1. 533 / 400 MHz FSB
  1. Dual DDR 200 / 266 ECC support
  2. 4 x DIMM slots up to 4GB (Please read FAQ for further information)
Expansion Slots
  1. 5 x PCI slots (PCI 2.2 compliant)
  2. 1 x AGP 8x
  3. 1 x Dual Power System slot
Internal I/O Connectors
  1. 1 x FDD
  2. 2 x UDMA ATA 100/66 Bus Master IDE
  3. SPDIF in/out (with rear bracket)
  4. 3 x cooling fan pin headers
  5. 1 x CD / AUX in
  6. 2 x USB 2.0 (supports 4 ports)
  7. 2 x SATA
  8. 2 x UDMA ATA 133/100/66 Bus Master IDE
Back Panel Connectors
  1. 2 x COM
  2. 2 x USB 2.0
  3. 1 x RJ45 LAN
  4. 1 x Game / Midi
  5. 1 x LPT
  6. PS/2 (Keyboard/Mouse)
  7. 3 x audio jacks (Line In/Line Out/MIC)
H/W Monitoring
  1. H/W detect and report Power-in voltage, CPU voltage and Fan speed
  2. System health status auto-detect and report by BIOS
CPU/AGP/DIMM setting
  1. CPU FSB / Multiplier / Vcore Voltage adjustable via BIOS
  2. AGP Voltage / Clock adjustable via BIOS
  3. DIMM Voltage / Clock adjustable via BIOS
Unique Features
  1. STR (Suspend-To-RAM)
  2. USB Keyboard or mouse wake up from S3
  3. IDE #1-#4, SCSI, LS120, ZIP, CD-ROM and USB bootable.
  4. DualBIOS™
Bundle Software
  1. IAA (Intel® Application Accelerator)
  2. Norton Internet Security™
  3. Norton™ Personal Firewall
  4. Norton™ Privacy Control
  5. GIGABYTE Windows Utility Manager
  6. Adobe® Acrobat e-Book Reader
  7. Direct X 8.1
  8. Norton AntiVirus™
  9. Norton™ Parental Control
  10. Ad Blocking
  11. Adobe® Acrobat Reader
Form Factor
  1. ATX
  2. 305mm x 244mm
  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.
* The entire materials provided herein are for reference only. GIGABYTE reserves the right to modify or revise the content at anytime without prior notice.
* 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.