ECS AMD690GM-M2 V1.0A Motherboard Review :: BIOS

03-12-2007 · Category: Motherboards

By Benjamin Sun

The ECS AMD690GM-M2 V1.0A uses a modified Phoenix AWARD BIOS. The BIOS is broken up into Standard CMOS Features, Advanced BIOS Features, Advanced Chipset Features, Integrated Peripherals, Power Management Setup, PNP/PCI Configurations, PC Health Status, and Frequency/Voltage Controls.


BIOS chip


ECS AMD690GM-M2 V1.0A Motherboard Review

The Memory Clock limits are DDR2 400/533/667/800 Frequencies. The LDT Bus Frequency is set from 200-1GHz. The Unified Memory Architecture can be set from 32MB, 64MB, 128MB, 256MB, 512MB frame buffers. The Graphics Engine Clock can be set from 200-500MHz with 400MHz being the default frequency. The CPU Multiplier can be set from x4-x13 with the 5000+ CPU. CPU VCore can be set from 1.1875-1.4000V frequencies. The DIM Voltage can be set from +0.05V, +0.10V, +0.15V which are not much increase compared to other boards. The CPU Clock can be set from 200MHz to 232MHz, which is not much on the AMD platform.


BIOS Screenshots


ECS AMD690GM-M2 V1.0A Motherboard Review
ECS AMD690GM-M2 V1.0A Motherboard Review
ECS AMD690GM-M2 V1.0A Motherboard Review
ECS AMD690GM-M2 V1.0A Motherboard Review
ECS AMD690GM-M2 V1.0A Motherboard Review


ECS AMD690GM-M2 V1.0A Motherboard Review
ECS AMD690GM-M2 V1.0A Motherboard Review
ECS AMD690GM-M2 V1.0A Motherboard Review