ASUS M4A785TD-V EVO Motherboard review :: BIOS and Overclocking

10-26-2009 · Category: Motherboards

By Benjamin Sun

GASUS uses a modified version of the American Megatrends AMIBIOS that they use in virtually every motherboard they manufacture. The Menu bar is split into Main, Advanced, Power, Boot AND Exit. The Main menu is where the system date, time, detected IDE and SATA devices, SATA Configuration and System Information are located.


ASUS M4A785TD-V EVO Motherboard review Jet Plane

Jet Plane

ASUS M4A785TD-V EVO Motherboard review Rocket

Rocket


The Power Menu is where the ACPI Power settings are set. Here you can set your Suspend mode, ACPI Support; ACPI APIC support, APM configuration, HW Monitor configuration and more is set. The Boot Menu is where you set your boot device priority, Boot Settings Configuration and Security. Note that if you want to install a fresh install of Windows for your motherboard install you need to set the first boot device to CDROM.

The Advanced Menu is where all the tweaking in the BIOS is done on this motherboard. The menu is split into Jumper Free Configuration, CPU Configuration, Chipset, Onboard devices compatibilities, PCIPNPand USB configuration is set. Jumper Free is where the CPU Overclocking is set, GPU Overclocking and the CPU Ratio and Voltage is set. Here’s a table with the relevant settings:

Setting Range
PCIE Frequency 100-150
Processor Frequency Multiplier Auto x8-x15 in 0.5 increments
CPU Overvoltage +50mV, +100mV, +150mV
VDDNB Overvoltage Auto, Normal, +33mV, +66 mV, +100 mV
HT Link Frequency Auto, 200-2200 in 200MHz increments
HT Link Width Auto, 8-bit, 16-bit
HT Overvoltage 1.20000V-1.35000v

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