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Need Info on my motherboard.

I have an everex stepnote va4300m. Model # VA250W.
I would like to know everything i can about this board. Mainly looking for max ext clock rate because i want to upgrade the cpu. And would like info on CPU socket. I belive it is PPGA478.
Here is all the info i have for my stepnote. I got this off of a utility software so not sure how accurate it all is.

Operating System System Model Windows Vista Ultimate Service Pack 1 (build 6001) Everex Systems, Inc. Everex StepNote Series 01
Enclosure Type: Notebook Processor a Main Circuit Board b 1.73 gigahertz Intel Celeron M 430
64 kilobyte primary memory cache
1024 kilobyte secondary memory cache Board: FIC Everex StepNote Series 0.1
Serial Number: SN1234567
Bus Clock: 533 megahertz
BIOS: FIC 1.0A-V 08-8A20 05/16/2007 Drives Memory Modules c,d 248.49 Gigabytes Usable Hard Drive Capacity
183.48 Gigabytes Hard Drive Free Space

Optiarc DVD RW AD-5530A ATA Device [CD-ROM drive]

Hitachi HTS543225L9A300 [Hard drive] (250.06 GB) -- drive 0, s/n 080910FB0D00LJG2AEEA, rev FBEOC40C, SMART Status: Healthy 1790 Megabytes Installed Memory

Slot 'S1' has 2048 MB
Slot 'S2' is Empty   Local Drive Volumes  

c: (NTFS on drive 0) 248.49 GB 183.48 GB free   Network Drives   None detected

Thanks for anything you can tell me.

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Hi,The socket is 479.

Processor Type / Form Factor: Intel Celeron M 430
Processor Qty: 1
Clock Speed: 1.73 GHz
Bus Speed: 533 MHz
Compatible Processor Socket: Socket 479
Packaging Type: 478-pin Micro FCPGA
Cache Level 1 Size: 64 KB
Manufacturing Process: 65 nm
Thermal Design Power: 27 W
Thermal Specification: 100 °C
Architecture Features: Streaming SIMD extensions 2, streaming SIMD extensions 3, Execute Disable Bit capability, Streaming SIMD extensions 3, Execute Disable Bit capability
Cache memory Installed Size: L2 Cache - 1 MB
Type: Advanced Transfer Cache
Expansion / connectivity Compatible Slots: 1 x processor - Socket 479, 1 x processor

If you download Belarc Advisor, it will tell you a letter, either a, b, c, d or e, to the right of Main Circuit Board, then you scroll down to the page to tell you if the Bus can transfer at one, two or four times the bus clock rate.

Hope this helps

Chris (ziraffa)

Posted on Dec 31, 2008

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-Intel Celeron M 430 (1.73GHz, Yonah Core, 1MB L2, 533MHz FSB)
-15.4 WXGA Diamond Brite Widescreen LCD
-512MB 667MHz DDR2 RAM (expandable to 2GB)
-80GB 5400RPM HDD
-Dual Layer DVD+/-RW
-802.11b/g WLAN
-6 Cell Battery (approx. 1.5 hours)
-Windows Vista Home Basic

Posted on Dec 31, 2008

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    TRY TO GO UPTO 2.88GHz,



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