G41T-M5 (V1.0)

ECS G41T-M5 motherboard supports Intel® Core 2 Duo processors, and supports FSB up to 1333MHz
G41T-M5 features Intel G41 and ICH7 chipsets, by supporting Intel 45nm processors and Core 2 Duo processors, it provides impressive performance. Additionally, G41T-M5 is equipped with 2 DIMM DDR2 800 up to 8GB, which means good scalability and enhances the efficiency appreciably. With its ultra small form factor of 225x170mm, ECS G41T-M5 brings outstanding performance without high price tag.


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  Core 2 Duo
The processor is manufactured on Intel's 65nm fab process, regardless of L2 cache size, resides in an LGA775-style socket and runs up to 1333MHz front-side bus. Its power consumption is really much lower than previous Intel desktop chips.
 
  LGA775
Supports LGA775 Intel processors with HT Technology.
 
  FSB1333
Supports the latest 1333MHz front side bus Intel®Processor
 
  Dual Channel DDR2 800
Doubles the bandwidth of your system memory up to 12.8GB/s and pumps up the system performance.
 
  PCI EXPRESS x16
Delivers up to a 4x increase in graphics and 2x I/O bandwidth for smooth multimedia performance
 
  SATA 3.0Gb/s
Doubles the transfer speed of SATA, running at speed up to 3.0Gb/s, and fully compatible with the soon-to-be-released SATA HDD, CD-ROM and other cutting-edge devices with NCQ function support.
 
  6 Channel High Definition Audio
Integrated 6-channel HD Audio CODEC delivering advanced multi-channel audio and bringing you the experience of home theater-quality sound.
 
  eJIFFY
ECS eJIFFY is a Linux based interface for a fast boot application which is compressed in a CD to install on the hard drive.Within 8 seconds after the computer boots up, eJIFFY is ready to provide users the total enjoyment for web browsing, photo reviewing and on-line chat. Instead of waiting for the regular OS to start up, eJIFFY serves a convenient center to have quick fun or a glance at the hot news in today’s fast pace world where nothing can be too quick.
 
  Certified For Windows® 7
Windows® 7 platform introduces a number of manageability improvements that can reduce total cost of ownership by helping to increase automation, improve user productivity, and provide flexible administrative control to meet compliance requirements. It is more user-friendly and has been optimized to consume less system resources with Windows® 7 as well. Furthermore, the VT technology is enhanced to support real-time multimedia application including video playback and 3D games.
 
  EuP Certified
ECS Motherboards have been certified by EuP. EuP certification verifies that ECS motherboards comply with European Union stander to decrease the environmental effects and promote sustainable environment. Save energy and keep healthy environment by choosing ECS motherboards.
 
  ROHS
Choose an environment-friendly, fully RoHS-compliant ECS product as the foundation for keeping harmful substances out of our ecosystem.
 
CPUº LGA775 socket for Core™2 Quad*/Core™2 Duo/ Pentium® Dual Core/ Celeron® Dual Core/ Celeron® 400 series processors
º LGA775 socket for latest Intel® 45nm Multi-Core processors
º FSB 1333/1066/800 MHz
º *Please refer to CPU support list for 65W Core 2 Quad CPU.
CHIPSETº Intel® G41 & ICH7
º North Bridge: Intel® G41
º South Bridge: Intel® ICH7
GRAPHICSº Integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator X4500 ( GMA X4500 )
º Integrated DirectX 10 graphics processor
MEMORYº Dual-channel DDR2 800 memory architecture
º 2 x 240-pin DDR2 DIMM socket support up to 8 GB
º Support DDR2 667/800 MHz Memory
Due to the operating system limitation, the actual memory size may be less than 4GB for the reservation for system usage under Windows® 32-bit OS.
For Windows® 64-bit OS with 64-bit CPU, there is no such limitation

EXPANSION SLOTº 1 x PCI Express x16 slot
º 1 x PCI Express x1 slot
º 1 x PCI slot
STORAGEº Support by Intel® ICH7
    • 2 x Ultra DMA100/66 devices
    • 2 x Serial ATA 3.0Gb/s devices
AUDIOº Realtek ALC662 6-channel audio
º Compliant with HD audio specification
LANº RealTek 8103EL 10/100 Fast Ethernet NIC ( Gigabit LAN optional )
REAR PANEL I/Oº 1 x PS/2 keyboard & PS/2 mouse connectors
º 1 x D-sub(VGA)
º 1 x RJ45 LAN connector
º 1 x Audio port (Line-in, Line-out, Mic-in)
º 4 x USB 2.0 Ports
INTERNAL I/O CONNECTORS & HEADERSº 1 x 24-pin ATX Power Supply connector
º 1 x 4-pin CPU_FAN connector
º 1 x IDE connector
º 1 x Speaker header
º 1 x Front panel switch/LED header
º 1 x Front panel audio header
º 1 x SPDIF out header
º 1 x CLR COMS
º 1 x Serial port (COM1)
º 1 x Parallel Header
º 2 xSATA ports
º 2 x USB 2.0 headers support additional 4 USB 2.0 Ports
º 1 x Chassis intrusion header
SYSTEM BIOSº AMI BIOS with 8Mb SPI ROM
º Supports Plug and Play, STR (S3) / STD (S4) , Hardware monitor, Multi Boot
º Supports ACPI & DMI
º Audio, LAN, can be disabled in BIOS
º F11 hot key for boot up devices option
FORM FACTORº Micro-ATX Size, 225mm*170mm

 Driver Download


IMPORTANT NOTE:
Please read the notes carefully before updating BIOS.
1.Do not update the BIOS if the system is running fine. Unsuccessful BIOS flash may cause the system fails to boot up. The manufacturer is not responsible for any BIOS flash failure.
2.Make sure your M/B PCB version number first, and then read the updated description & special note carefully to check if the new BIOS version patch pertain to your current problem.
(How to recognize the M/B PCB version)
3.Please DO NOT reboot system,unplug power supply and remove battery during BIOS update process.
4.It is recommended to use the updated flash utility included in each BIOS download package.
(How to use flash utility).
OS ID NOProduct Line
Windows 7 32 bit1356898Motherboard

Question
When I can go to BIOS setup menu to set up Password by using number between 0 ~ 9 without any problem, however, when we save & exit BIOS setting and try to type the password what we set if combined with number 7, there is no asterisk (*) will appear when pressing number 7. 


Answer
Please update to 09/12/23 BIOS to fix the problem.
BIOS download URL:
Please refer to Product page - Download tag




* means validated by ECS at time of writing. Changes to component or CPU may produce a different outcome. The result shown is for reference only and is subject to change w/o notification.

SocketFamilyProcessorWattageFrequencyCacheSteppingSince BIOS
LGA775Intel Core 2 Quad processorQ6600 (G0) (95W)N/A2.40 GHz8MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 Quad processorQ6700 (G0) (95W)N/A2.66 GHz2x4MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 Quad processorQ8200 (M1) (95W)N/A2.33 GHz4MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 Quad processorQ8200 (R0) (95W)N/A2.33 GHz4MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 Quad processorQ8200s (R0) (65W)N/A2.33 GHz4MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 Quad processorQ8300 (R0) (95W)N/A2.5 GHz4MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA755Intel Core 2 Quad processorQ8400s (R0) (65W)N/A2.66 GHz4MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 Quad processorQ9300 (M1) (95W)N/A2.50GHz2x3 MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 Quad processorQ9450 (C1) (95W)N/A2.66 GHz2x6MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 Quad processorQ9450 (M1) (95W)N/A2.66GHz12MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 Quad processorQ9550 (C1) (95W)N/A2.83 GHz2x6MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 Quad processorQ9650 (E0) (95W)N/A3.0 GHz2x6MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE4300 (L2) (65W)N/A1.80 GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE4400 (L2) (65W)N/A2.00 GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE4400 (M0) (65W)N/A2.0 GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE4500 (M0) (65W)N/A2.20 GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE4600 (M0) (65W)N/A2.4 GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE4700 (G0) (65W)N/A2.6 GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE6000 (R0)N/A3.46GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE6320 (B2) (65W)N/A1.86 GHz4MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE6400 (B2) (65W)N/A2.13 GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE6420 (B2) (65W)N/A2.13 GHz4MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE6540 (G0) (65W)N/A2.33 GHz4MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE6600 (B2) (65W)N/A2.40 GHz4MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE6700 (B2) (65W)N/A2.66 GHz4MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE6850 (G0) (65W)N/A3.00 GHz4MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE7200 (M0) (65W)N/A2.53GHz3MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE7400 (R0) (65W)N/A2.80 GHz3MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE7500 (R0) (65W)N/A2.93 GHz3MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA755Intel Core 2 DuoE7600 (R0) (65W)N/A3.06 GHz3MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE8190 (C0) (65W)N/A2.66 GHz6MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE8200 (C0) (65W)N/A2.66 GHz6MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE8300 (C0) (65W)N/A2.83 GHz6MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE8400 (C0) (65W)N/A3.00 GHz6MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE8400 (E0) (65W)N/A3.0 GHz6MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE8500 (C0) (65W)N/A3.16 GHz6MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE8500 (E0) (65W)N/A3.16 GHz6MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Core 2 DuoE8600 (E0) (65W)N/A3.33 GHz6MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE2140 (M0) (65W)N/A1.6GHz1MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE2160 (M0) (65W)N/A1.80GHz1MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE2180 (M0) (65W)N/A2.00GHz1MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE2200 (M0) (65W)N/A2.20GHz1MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA755Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE2210 (M0) (65W)N/A2.2GHz1MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE2220 (M0) (65W)N/A2.40GHz1MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE5200 (R0) (65W)N/A2.50GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE5300 (R0) (65W)N/A2.60GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE5400 (R0) (65W)N/A2.70GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE5500 (R0) (65W)N/A2.80GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE560065W2.80GHz2MBR005/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE5700 (R0) (65W)N/A3.00 GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE5800 (R0)(65W)N/A3.2GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE5900 (R0) (65W)N/A3.4GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA755Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE6300 (R0) (65W)N/A2.8 GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE6500 (R0) (65W)N/A2.93GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE6500K (R0) (65W)N/A2.93GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE6600 (R0) (65W)N/A3.06GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE6700 (R0) (65W)N/A3.20GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Pentium Dual-CoreE6900 (R0) (65W)N/A3.46GHz2MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Celeron420 (A1) (35W)N/A1.6 GHz512KBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Celeron430 (A1) (35W)N/A1.8 GHz512KBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Celeron440 (A1) (35W)N/A2.0 GHz512KBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Celeron450 (A1) (35W)N/A2.20 GHz512KBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel Celeron460 (A1) (35W)N/A2.4 GHz512KBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel CeleronE1200 (M0) (65W)N/A1.6GHz512KBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel CeleronE1400 (M0) (65W)N/A2.0GHz512KBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel CeleronE1600 (M0) (65W)N/A2.4 GHz512KBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel CeleronE3200 (R0) (65W)N/A2.4GHz1MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel CeleronE3300 (R0) (65W)N/A2.5GHz1MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel CeleronE3400 (R0) (65W)N/A2.60GHz1MBN/A05/17/2010
LGA775Intel CeleronE3900 (R0) (65W)N/A3.40 GHz1MBN/A05/17/2010

All memory modules on Qualified Vendors List (QVL) have been tested and qualified for use with this motherboard.
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Model: G41T-M5
PCB Version: V1.0
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