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XPC SN85G4 and SN85G4V2

  • Mini aluminum barebone system with socket 754
  • Supports Athlon 64 with FSB400
  • Chipset: NVIDIA nForce3 150
  • Low noise with ICE-Heatpipe cooling
  • Integrated 6-in-1 Memory Card Reader
  • Serial ATA150 Raid
  • 10/100MBit LAN
  • 1x AGP (8X), 1x PCI (for simultaneous use)
  • 2x DDR400/333/266/200, 6x USB 2.0
  • 6-channel-audio, firewire and more
  • SN85G4V2 with Shuttle Silent-X 240W PSU


Frequently asked questions

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How do I install OS on Serial-ATA hard drive on the SN85G4?

To install a Serial-ATA hard drive on the SN85G4, a floppy drive and floppy disk with the correct RAID driver are essential.

Before you start you need to do the following (This procedure will need to be done on other system): 

1. Insert the motherboard driver CD into your CD-ROM.
2. Copy all files in RAID directory (D:\silicon\RAID) to a floppy disk. (Current CD driver is in Drive D) 
3. Using the floppy disk in the installation procedure as follows. Go into the BIOS setting to enable; Drive A, Onboard FDC Controller and SiI3512A SATA Raid ROM.

Enable Drive A

Enable Onboard FDC Controller

Enable SiI3512A SATA Support

Installing Windows

Press F6 function key when RAID setup message string come up.

Press S key to select RAID driver.

Select the driver for your operating system.

After the driver is selected. Press Enter to continue installing Windows.

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