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M525 V1.

1 Very Nice Pentium Motherboard Made by PCchips in 1996 Has a Intel 120MHz CPU but will support many faster CPUs and Pentium OverDrive Motherboard is 8.75 inches by 10.25 inches Four 16-bit ISA slots and Three PCI slots Four 72-pin RAM slots, and One 168-pin DIMM slot Comes with 256K of cache installed Just the motherboard, no manual, no software. Heatsink and fan are included BIOS: Award V54.51PG 06/21/96-i430VX-2A59H+5BC-00 06/21/96-i430VX-2A59Ht5BC-00

The same BIOS string is used by alot of PCCIPS boards (M520, M525, M530, etc...) http://motherboards.mbarron.net/models/pcchips/m525.htm - Manufactured by: 1437 Hsing Tech Enterprise Co., LTD. - Sold as: Ability, Amptron, Aristo, Eurone/Matsonic, Houston Tech, PCWare(Alton), Protac, PcChips, and Sybercom

J1 Power Supply Connector The power supply connectors are two six-pin male header connectors. Plug the dual connectors from the power directly onto the board connectors. Most of power supply have two leads. Each lead has six wires. Two of which are black, orient the connectors, so the black wires are in the middle.

Power Supply Connectors Pin Description Pin Description 1 2 3 4 5 6 Power Good 7 + 5V DC + 12V DC - 12V DC Ground Ground 8 9 Ground Ground - 5V DC

10 + 5V DC 11 + 5 V DC 12 + 5V DC

J2 Keyboard Connector A standard five-pin female DIN keyboard connector is located at the rear of the board J2.
Keyboard Connector Pin 1 2 3 4 5 Description Keyboard Clock Keyboard Data N.C. Ground + 5VDC

J3 , J4

J7 Internal / External Battery Selectors


Battery Selectors Description External Battery J7 Pin 1 and pin 4 to connect external battery Pin 3-4 short

Internal Battery Pin 2-3 short Clear CMOS

J8 CPU Voltage Regulator Output Selectors


CPU Voltage Regulator Output Selectors Description 3.5 Volt (VRE) JP14 Pin 1-2 short (default) 3.3 Volt (STD/VR) Pin 2-3 short

J9 Reset Switch Connector Attach the Reset switch cable to this connector

Reset Connector Setting Description Open Short Normal Mode Reset System

J10 Keylock & Power LED Connector J10 is a keylock connector that enables and disables the keyboard and the Power-LED on the case.
Keylock & Power LED Connector Pin 1 2 3 4 N.C. Ground Keylock Description LED Output

J11 Speaker Connector Attach the system speaker to connector J11.


Speaker Connectors Pin 1 2 3 4 Description DATA Out N.C. Ground + 5V

JP3 Flash ROM Voltage Selector The mainboard can uses two types of Flash ROM 5 volt and 12 volt. Set the mainboard for either type with jumper JP3. You can update both types with new BIOS files as they come available.
Flash ROM Voltage Selector Description 12 volt Flash ROM JP4 short

EPROM and 5 volt Flash ROM open

JP4 Universal Serial Bus Connector


U.S.B. Connector Pin Description Pin Description 1 2 3 4 5 +5 VDC DATA DATA + Ground N.C. 6 7 8 9 +5 VDC DATA DATA + Ground

10 N.C.

JP8 HDD LED Connector


HDD LED Connector Pin 1 2 Description 5V Active Low

JP11, JP12 CPU Speed Selectors The mainboard has a clock generator that lets you choose the CPU frequency by settings jumpers JP11, JP12. You can set the CPU speed to 50 / 60 MHz or 66 MHz as shown below.
CPU Speed Selectors Jumpers 66 MHz 60 MHz 50 MHz JP11 JP12 Short Open Open Short Short Short {55 MHz /75 MHz} (CMA8860-55) (CMA8860-75) Open Open Open Open

JP13, JP14 - CPU Internal Clock Speed Selectors


CPU Internal Clock Speed Selectors Intel Cyrix AMD JP13 JP14 Open Open x 2.0 x 2.0 Reserved Short Open

x 1.5 Reserved x 1.5

x 2.5 Reserved Reserved Short Short x 3.0 Reserved Reserved Open Short

NOTE: CPU Internal Clock Speed = (External Input Clock) x (table list) factor.