MSI P55M-GD45 review

The MSI's pint-sized P55 micro-ATX Core i5 motherboard has landed

By  from PCFormat Issue 234
Product Type
Desktop Motherboard
Chipset Manufacturer
Intel
Chipset Model
P55 Express
Multi GPU Supported
CrossFire
Number of PCI Express x16 Slots
2
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Processor Socket
Socket 1156
Brand Name
MSI
Form Factor
Micro ATX
Processor Supported
Core i7, Core i5
Total Processor Supported
1
Maximum Memory
16 GB
Green Compliant
Yes
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
WEEE
64-bit Processing
Yes
Number of Memory Slots
4
Number of PCI Slots
1
Audio Channels
7.1
Gigabit Ethernet
Yes
Number of IDE Interfaces
1
Number of SATA Interfaces
8
QuickPath Interconnect
6.40 GT/s
RAID Supported
Yes
Number of Total Expansion Slots
4
Network (RJ-45)
Yes
Total Number of USB Ports
10
Total Number of FireWire/i.LINK Ports
1
PS/2 Port
Yes
Number of PS/2 Ports
2
Total Number of Onboard USB Ports
2
Total Number of Onboard FireWire/i.LINK Ports
1
Total Number of PCI Express Slots
3
Processor Technology
Enhanced SpeedStep Technology
Width
235 mm
Depth
244 mm
Manufacturer
Micro-Star International Co., Ltd
Product Model
P55M-GD45
Product Name
P55M-GD45 Desktop Board
Controller Type
Serial ATA/300, Ultra ATA/133 (ATA-7)
Manufacturer Part Number
P55M-GD45
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.msicomputer.com
Marketing Information

The P55M-GD45 Desktop Board is based on Intel P55 chipset for optimal system efficiency. Designed to fit the advanced Intel Lynnfield LGA 1156 processor, the P55M-GD45 Desktop Board is deliver a high performance and professional desktop platform solution.

Limited Warranty
3 Year
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