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Key Features
1. Intel® Pentium® 4 LGA775 Package
    800MHz FSB, Celeron® 533MHz FSB
2. Intel® 925X (Alderwood) Chipset
3. Up to 4GB unbuffered ECC / Non-ECC
    DDR2 533 / 400 MHz SDRAM
4. 1x Intel® 82451GI Gigabit LAN Port
5. Built-in SATA Controller - 4x SATA
    Drive Support (RAID 0, 1 Supported)
6. 1 (x16) & 3 (x1) PCI-Express
    3x 32-bit 33MHz PCI
7. High Quality Audio, 6-channel sound

Links & Resources
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Motherboard Manual
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Product SKU - Discontinued SKU (EOL). Please contact sales-rep for alternative options.
  • P8SAA
Physical Stats
Form Factor
  • ATX
  • 12" x 9.5 ", (30.5cm x 24.0cm)
  • Single LGA775 ZIF Socket
  • Supports an Intel® Pentium® 4 processor (800MHz FSB) or
  • Supports an Intel® Celeron® processor with 256KB L2 Cache (533MHz FSB)
  • Hyper-Threading (HT) enabled
System Bus
  • 800 / 533 MHz system bus
System Memory
Memory Capacity
  • Four 240-pin DIMM sockets
  • Supports up to 4 GB of unbuffered ECC or Non-ECC DDR2 533/400MHz memory (Single / Dual Channel)
Memory Type
  • DDR2 533/400MHz unbuffered ECC or Non-ECC SDRAM, 240-pin gold-plated DIMMs
DIMM Sizes
  • 256 MB, 512 MB, 1 GB
Memory Voltage
  • 1.8V only
On-Board Devices
  • Intel 925X (Alderwood) chipset
  • ICH6R + FWH + Intel® 82541GI
Serial ATA
  • Intel® ICH6R SATA controller built-in
Network Controllers
  • Single-port Intel® 82541GI Gigabit Ethernet
  • Supports 10/100/1000BASE-T/TX, RJ45 output
  • AC'97 audio CODEC with high quality 6-channel sound
Super I/O
  • Winbond 83627HF chip
Input / Output
Serial ATA
  • Four Serial ATA ports
  • Four SATA hard drives supported (RAID 0, 1)
  • One EIDE channel supports up to two UDMA IDE devices
  • Supports UDMA Mode 5, PIO Mode 4, and ATA/100
  • 1 Floppy controller; 1.44 MB, 2.88 MB, 3-mode support
  • 1x Infrared port header
  • 1x RJ45 LAN port
  • 6x USB 2.0 / 1.1 ports
  • 1x USB 2.0 / 1.1 header for 2x ports
  • 1x Line In / Line Out / Microphone ports
Keyboard / Mouse
  • PS/2 keyboard and mouse ports
Serial Ports
  • 2x Fast UART 16550 serial port
Parallel Port
  • 1x ECP / EEP Parallel Port
Chassis ( Optimized for P8SAA )
Important Note
  • To ensure system stability, a 300W (minimum) ATX power supply [4-pin +12V AND (20 or 24-pin)] is required.
Expansion Slots
  • 1 (x16) PCI-e slot (intended for Graphics applications)
  • 3 (x1) PCI-e slots
  • 3x 32-bit 33MHz PCI (5V) slots
System BIOS
  • 4Mb Flash EEPROM with AwardBIOS®
BIOS Features
  • Plug and Play (PnP)
  • APM 1.2
  • DMI 2.3 support
  • PCI 2.2
  • ACPI 1.0
  • BIOS rescue hot keys
  • USB Keyboard support
Power Configurations
  • ACPI/APM Power Management
  • Main Switch Override Mechanism
  • Wake-On-Ring (WOR) header
  • Wake-On-LAN (WOL) header
  • Suspend to RAM (STR)
  • Power-on mode control for AC power loss recovery
  • Internal/External modem remote ring-on
PC Health Monitoring
  • Monitors for CPU Cores, +3.3V, +5, ±12V, +3.3V/+5V Standby, VBAT
  • CPU Core 4-Phase-switching voltage regulator with auto-sense from 0.8375V-1.6000V
  • Adjustable CPU clock frequency ratio settings (via BIOS)
  • Total of three 4-pin fan headers
  • 3x fans with tachometer monitoring
  • Status monitor with firmware / software speed control
  • Support 3-pin fans (without speed control)
  • Monitoring for CPU, chassis, environment
  • CPU thermal trip support
  • CPU / System Overheat LED
  • +5V standby alert LED
  • Suspend-state indicator LED
Other Features
  • Chassis intrusion detection
  • Chassis intrusion header
Standard Retail Package
  Part Number Qty Description
P8SAA MBD-P8SAA-O 1 P8SAA Motherboard
Manual(s) MNL-0749 1 Motherboard Manual for P8SAA
I/O Cables CBL-022
ATX Floppy Cable
ATA 66/100 IDE LP Cable
SATA Cable (2Ft. Amphenol)
Driver Disk CDR-INTC 1 Version 1.1x (or newer) Chipset Driver CD
I/O Shield CSE PT-37A 1 I/O Shield for P8SAA

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