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AcerPower

4400

AcerPower 4400

For office PC users who expect


unwavering system stability and
long term performance

AcerPower 4400

AcerPower 4400

Flexible, high-performance
platform
optimized for high-speed computing
flexible architecture, upgradable

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DMA-66/ATA-66
Range of Hard Drives up to
20 GB
ultra DMA-66/ATA-66 compliant
Data transfer
Rate (max.)
DMA Mode 1
11.1 MB/s
Multi-word DMA Mode 1 13.3 MB/s
Multi-word DMA Mode 2 16.6 MB/s
Ultra ATA Mode 2
33.3 MB/s
Ultra ATA Mode 4
66.6 MB/s

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Cable
40-pin IDE
40-pin IDE
40-pin IDE
40-pin IDE
40-pin IDE

Conductors
40-pin
40-pin
40-pin
40-pin
80-pin

High Performance
Compact ATX desktop system
case
2 x internal 3.5 bays
1 x external 3.5 bay
2 x external 5.25 bays

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High Performance
Towerable footing base

convenient desktop alternative


conventional placement
vertical placement
maximises desk space
measures 320 312 mm
made of rugged PC-ABS

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Effective system protection and


recovery
prevents system damage
alerts to existing system damage
saves cost and worry

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<Section I>
System Introduction

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System Specifications
Processor
Intel Pentium III processor w/ 512-KB second
level cache
Slot 1 with internal speed - 450/ 500/ 533/
550/600 MHz
Bus Frequency - 100/ 133 MHz
Support full range of CPU Core Voltage from
1.3V to 2.05V (Auto detect by the system
without any jumper)

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Processor
Intel Pentium III processor
133MHz frontside bus

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Chipset
NS-VIA Apollo Pro 133A
chipset

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System Specifications
Memory
Three 168-pin DIMM sockets that
accept
64/128-MB PC-100 and PC133 SDRAM
Maximum system memory size 384-MB
3.3V SDRAM , VCM SDRAM , EDO RAM

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SDRAM
PC-100/PC-133 SDRAM

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System Specifications
BIOS : Award PnP Flash ROM BIOS
Bulk mode Flash ROM (2-Mbit BIOS ROM size)

ASIC
VIA VT82C694X (APOLLO PRO 133A)
VIA VT82C686A (Super IO, Hardware monitor,
E-IDE, keyboard, Audio Controller,RTC battery)
AD 1881 AC-Link Audio Codec

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System Specifications
Expansion slots
Three PCI slots
One AGP slot

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System Specifications
AGP Controller
AGP v2.0 compliant
Supports 266 MHz 4X mode for AD and SBA signaling
Pipelined split-transaction long-burst transfers up to
1GB/sec
Graphics Address Relocation Table (GART)

Power
145W SPS

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System Specifications
External Interface
PS/2 keyboard/mouse port
VGA/ Monitor port
Audio-in, Audio-out/ Speaker out and
Microphone-in port
Parallel/ Serial ports
USB ports
Modem port
Game/ MIDI port

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System Specifications
Internal Interface
Audio Interface
2 Channel E-IDE (Mode 4 and Bus
Master Ultra-33/66 DMA mode
support)
Diskette drive Interface

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System Specifications
Power Management
Power Saving Modes
Device Standby mode
Global Standby mode
System Suspend mode
Suspend to RAM (ACPI S3 mode)

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System Specifications
WOM/WOL function
The PCI 2.2 slots include one 3VSB
standby power and one PME# signal
in the PCI circuit.
New PCI 2.2 features can support
the WOM/ WOL without connect the
WOM/ WOL connector.

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System Block Diagram


SLOT 1

66/100/133 MHz

64 BIT CPU Data BUS


32 BIT CPU Address BUS
33MHz

AGP Slot

66/100/133 MHz

SDRAM
SDRAM
(3(3DIMM
DIMMsockets)
sockets)

VIA694X
VIA694X

66 MHz

66/100/133 MHz

32BIT PCI Address/Data BUS

AD
AD1881
1881

48MHz
33MHz
14.318MHz

AD0-31

VIA686A
VIA686A

IDE
CONN

3 * PCI Slot

AC97 Link

USB
16 BIT ISA Data BUS
24 BIT ISA Address BUS
33 MHz

System
System
BIOS
BIOS

W144H UNIVERSAL
CLOCK
GENERATOR

66/100/133 MHz
14.318MHz
48MHz

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System Board

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BIOS Setup

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Standard CMOS Setup

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BIOS Features Setup

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Chipset Features Setup

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Power Management
Setup

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PnP/PCI Configuration
Setup

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Integrated Peripherals

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Password Setting
To set a password
Clear the Password by
Jumper Setting

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IDE HDD Auto Detection


If your system has an IDE
hard drive, use this function to
detect its parameters and
enter them into the Standard
CMOS Setup automatically.

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AwdFlash Utility
The BIOS flash memory update is
required for the following
conditions:
New versions of system programs
New features or options

Use the AwdFlash utility to


update the system BIOS flash ROM

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Executing AwdFlash
To execute AwdFlash
Prepare a bootable diskette and copy the
AwdFlash.exe and *.BIN BIOS files into the
diskette.
Use this bootable diskette to boot the
system that want to flash the BIOS ROM.
Type awdflash s61xxxxx.bin then press
Enter

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< Section II >


Field Service

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Removal and
Replacements
Housing

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Removal and
Replacement
Processor Fan and
Fansink
1

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Jumpers and Connectors


System board

PWR2

FDC

IDE1

IDE2

JP14

PANEL
JP23
FAN1
PWLED1

CPUTHER
CPUFAN1
CPUFAN2

JP29
SMB
IA
WOL
WOM
JP27

USB2

JP12
BZ1

CD-IN1
INSPK

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MODEM-CN

CD-IN2

Jumpers and Connectors


Panel

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< Section III >


Support

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Support
Technical Support
Please refer to each countrys local web or channel
TerryTesu@acer.com.tw

Online Support
http://csd.acer.com.tw

Support Publications
Service CD
TerryMasi@acer.com.tw

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