Question about Gigabyte GA-8ID533 Motherboard

1 Answer

P4 2.66GHz 533FSB Problem on Gigabyte GA-8ID533

I have been running a Pentium 4 2.0GHz 400MHz FSB processor on a Gigabyte GA-8ID533 (1.1) board. I wanted to upgrade my processor and went on Gigabyte's website to look at compatible processors. I bought a Pentium 4 Northwood 2.66GHz 533MHz FSB Processor online as the website shows this processor as compatible, and tried to install the processor. When I tried to boot up, i get a blank screen, no beeps, just the fan running. When I replace the original processor, everything runs fine. The stats on the GA-8ID533 show that max FSB is 400MHz, but prcessor compatibility searches online show that there are a numer of 533MHz Bus Pentium 4's and Celerons that will work. Do i need to change the BIOS or CMOS Settings proir to installation? I have already updated the bios to F4.

Please help!!

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Mentor:

    An expert who has written 3 tips or uploaded 2 video tips.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 175 Answers

Well if the board support till 400FSb then the 533FSb CPU will not work with the board did you check the website and he board manual that says it support upto 533 bus?

Posted on Nov 08, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I want to know that shall i put pentium 4/ 2.4 Ghz/ 533 Fsb/ Processor on this Gigabyte 845GVM-RZ board? will it support ?and i have 1 Gb ddr1 400 mhz ram will this work on this Board?


Yes for the Intel Pentium 4/2.4GHz/533FSB processor. (Socket 478)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Intel_Pentium_4_microprocessors#Northwood_.28130.C2.A0nm.29

(Scroll through. What sSpec number is on top of the processor's case? {You are following Anti-Static Precautions, correct? }

Won't support better than a Prescott Core Pentium 4. (Next chart down)

The Gigabyte GA-8I ((Supports 400MHz or 533MHz FSB)

NO to the Ram Memory.
The Gigabyte GA-8I845GVM-RZ supports DDR Sdram at 333Mhz. (PC2700)
IMHO it will not support DDR Sdram at 400MHz. (PC3200)

My reasoning is this;

Ram Memory typically operates at half of the FSB frequency rate of the Processor.

Processor FSB > MAXIMUM frequency rate is 533MegaHertz for the GA-8I845GVM-RZ
Ram memory at 333MHz is doable.
Not 400MHz.

No, you won't be able to overclock, and bring the FSB of the Processor high enough for PC3200 Ram Memory.
(The rest of the motherboard wouldn't work anyway if you did. PCI Express bus, PCI bus, etc., would not match)

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128238&cm_re=Gigabyte_GA-8I845GVM-RZ-_-13-128-238-_-Product

Have more questions concerning this, or comments, please post in a Comment.
Regards,
joecoolvette

Nov 08, 2010 | Gigabyte GA-8I845GVM-RZ Motherboard

1 Answer

Do you give me a list of gigabyte ga-81rm memory suppor ?


307_sub.jpg GA-7N400 (rev. 2.0)
  1. Supports AMD Athlon™ XP 400MHz FSB processor
  2. Supports Dual Channel DDR400 memory architecture
  3. Supports AGP 8x interface for outstanding graphics performance
  4. Integrated 6-channel AC'97 audio with S/P-DIF function
  5. Provides 6 USB 2.0 for high-speed connectivity

Oct 12, 2010 | Gigabyte GA-7N400 Pro Motherboard

1 Answer

Upgrade to window vista & can the processor be upgrade


Hello Rizmum,

Yes you can change the processor,Kindly look for following processors if they are available in the market

Intel Pentium -M (Dothan) 725 1.6GHz 2M/400MHz FSB (Pentium M 725 (1.6G 2M 400FSB)

INTEL PENTIUM M 1.7G 2M 400FSB uFCPGA2 SL7EP B-1 STEPPING (Pentium M 735 (1.7G 2M 400FSB)

ntel Pentium -M (Dothan) 745 1.8GHz 2M/400MHz FSB (Pentium M 745 (1.8G 2M 400FSB).

Let me know if you require any further information on this.

Thank you,

Regards
Hemanth

Apr 13, 2009 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Upgrading laptop CPU


Yes. Your motherboard only supports cpu's with a FSB of 400mhz. If you want to upgrade you would need a compatible cpu running 400mhz FSB. Hope this helps.

Dec 24, 2008 | Toshiba Pentium M, 1.5 GHz 715...

2 Answers

Will my motherboard support a Core 2 Duo processor: GA-8S649MF (Gigabyte Motherboard)


Every system needs a rock-solid foundation, and that's just what you get with this Gigabyte GA-8S649MF motherboard. It features Socket 775 compatibility and support for Intel Pentium 4 or Pentium Dual-Core processors with 800 MHz front side bus speeds. Two DIMM slots support up to 2 GB of DDR400 system memory.

Dec 21, 2008 | Intel Motherboard

1 Answer

Upgraded cpu- wont boot


Teresa, if you changed the front side bus to 533, your memory must have the same clock speed. Memory clock speeds are what is known as "backwards compatible" but not forwards. This means that you could put a piece of memory of a clock speed of 400mhz into a system that runs at 333mhz and it will "downclock" the memory, but you could not put a piece of 333mhz memory in a 400mhz fsb pc and expect it to run. one of two things will happen, the system will not boot at all or the syetm will downclock the processor to a slower speed. In your case your cpu must be 533mhz clock speed with pc4200/533mhz memory to function correctly.
compdoctor2005@btinternet.com

Dec 13, 2008 | Shuttle AV49VN Motherboard

1 Answer

Audio/sound


Hi,

For the Vista compatible sound drivers of a Realtek AC'97 as used in a Gigabyte GA-8ID533, pls try here.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards. Thank you for using FixYa.

Aug 29, 2008 | Gigabyte GA-8ST800 Motherboard

1 Answer

Motherboard


Hi hamideh, your board can Supports up to 3GB PC100/133 SDR-SDRAM Dual memory module DIMM's

Here is the link to your board.
http://www.giga-byte.com/Products/Motherboard/Products_Spec.aspx?ProductID=1402

Enjoy hamideh...
& please vote for me

Mar 08, 2008 | Gigabyte GA-8ID533 Motherboard

Not finding what you are looking for?
Gigabyte GA-8ID533 Motherboard Logo

Related Topics:

266 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Gigabyte Computers & Internet Experts

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

David
David

Level 3 Expert

778 Answers

Tony

Level 3 Expert

2598 Answers

Are you a Gigabyte Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...