MS-98A9

MS-98A9 Industrial ATX Motherboard

  • MS-98A9 Industrial Motherboard Top
  • MS-98A9 Industrial Motherboard Rear Panel
SKU: MS-98A9

MS-98A9 Industrial Motherboard

The MS-98A9 industrial motherboard is a long-life ATX motherboard with FIVE 32-bit PCI slots, 1 ISA slot, and 1 each PCIe x16 and PCIe x4 slots.  This motherboard is based on the Ivy Bridge architecture, accepting Generation 3 LGA 1155 Intel processors.  The well-established Intel Q77 Express chipset allows for features such as Intel Rapid Storage Technology and Intel vPro.

On-Board VGA, DVI-D, HD Audio, Serial ATA, Dual LANs

The MS-98A9 industrial motherboard has multiple on-board features commonly sought after on an industrial board.  VGA and DVI-D to take advantage of Intel HD graphics, HD audio, and dual gigabit LANs are all incorporated right on the rear panel.

  • Supports Generation 3 Core i3, i5 & i7 Processors
  • Intel Q77 Chipset
  • 4 x DDR3 1600 MHz Memory Sockets up to 32 GB RAM
  • Dual Video, VGA AND DVI-D ports
  • 5 SATA Controllers (2 x SATA 3, 3 x SATA 2)
  • On-board RAID 0, 1, 5, 10
  • Dual Gigibit LANs
  • 4 x USB 3.0 (rear), 8 x USB 2.0 (2 rear, 6 via pin headers)
  • 1 x PCIe x16, 1 x PCIe x4, 5 x PCI slots, 1 x ISA slot (No DMA support for ISA)
  • 6 x COM Ports (5 x RS-232, 1 x RS232/422/485), 1 x LPT, PS/2

Information & downloads

CPU Socket TypeLGA 1155
ChipsetIntel Q77 Express
Channel SupportedDual Channel
CPU TypeCore i7 / i5 / i3 / Pentium / Celeron
Number of Memory Slots4x240pin
Memory Standard1600 / 1333 / 1066 DDR3 (non-ECC)
Maximum Memory Supported32GB
PCIe 2.0 x161
PCIe 2.0 x41
PCI5
Mini-PCIe1
ISA1 (no DMA)
SATA 3.02
SATA 2.03
mSATA1
SATA RAID0 / 1 / 5 / 10
Graphic ControllerIntel HD Graphics
VGA1
DVI-D1
DisplayPort1
Display Mode2x independent (SNB processor), 3x independent (IVB processor)
Audio ControllerRealtek ALC887 HD Audio Codec
Ethernet Controller1x Intel 82579LM GbE LAN PHY, 1x Intel 82583V GbE LAN
PS/21x Keyboard/Mouse
USB 3.04x rear
USB 2.02x rear, 6x internal
Serial6x COM (COM1 rear, COM2-6 internal)
Serial TypesCOM1-2 (RS-232/422/485 0V/5V/12V), COM3-6 (RS-232 0V/5V/12V)
Parallel1
Watchdog Timer255-level
TPM1x 2*7-pin header
Super I/O ControllerFintek F81866
GPIO8-bits (4x GPI, 4x GPO)
Smart FanYes
Power SupplyATX 24-pin, 12V 4-pin
Operating Temperature0-60 C
Operating Humidity10-90% non-condensing
Storage Temperature-20-80 C
Storage Humidity10-90% non-condensing
Regulatory ComplianceFCC, CE, C-Tick, VCCI, BSMI