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Hermes 651 (MS-6232VA) and Hermes 845GV (MS-6243VA): new barebones from MSI

MSI announced two original barebones for the new Hermes line: Hermes 651 (MS-6232VA) and Hermes 845GV (MS-6243VA). As you can guess, they feature SiS651 and i845GV, respectively.

The case has LPX form-factor (84x309x345 mm chassis) and 200W power supply. System board is sized 320x195 mm and designed for Socket 478 Intel Pentium 4 with 533MHz FSB and up to 2.8GHz clock speed. It also has 1 PCI slot, 2 DIMM sockets for up to 2Gb DDR200/266/333, 6-ch. audio codec (ALC650), integrated Fast Ethernet controller (Realtek RTL8101L/BL or Intel 82562ET for MS-6243VA).

Speaking of Hermes 651 (MS-6232VA), we mean SiS651 + SiS962L + SiS301B bundle. In case of Hermes 845GV (MS-6243VA) i845GV + ICH4. Cases feature 4 USB 2.0 ports, audio in/out (including SPDIF), IEEE 1394, TV-outs.

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