KB-6120 BIOS Update Page

Before updating BIOS, note the following:

  • it is NOT recommended to update BIOS just for the sake of "having the latest BIOS available"
  • in 95% of cases, the latest BIOS does NOT "increase performance"
  • before updating BIOS, get familiar with BIOS Update Procedure and make sure you backup the old BIOS to a floppy

Latest KB-6120 BIOS releases


PCB Revision: 1.2

BIOS Revision: MD613

File name: md613.zip

Date: October 21, 1998

Remark: use flash 641.com (included)

Fixes:

1. Enter suspend use Sleep Button will make blue screen when USB supplement installed in Win95.

2. Seagate ST36451a 6.4GB HDD size detect error.

3. BCT model BCD 32x CD-ROM UDMA 2 show to PIO Mode 0 in summary screen.

4. Swap External CPU Temp & System Temp report in BIOS setup, because PCB1.2 has changed their location.


PCB Revision: 1.2

BIOS Revision: MD612

File name: md612.zip

Date: September 28, 1998

Remark: use flash 641.exe

Fixes:

1.Add Message LED support in ACPI

2.Support 782D Shutdown Temperature

3.Support 782D FAN speed control

4.Support Software Power-Fail

5.When onboard device disabled then stop its PCI clock supply

6.Support CPU Patch: 163332, 163433,165027,165129,165214,166004,167006 & 167102

7.Support INTEL L2 sizing ver 3.3 8.Support 2M flash parts: SST&Winbond

New Features added:

1. Display "CELERON" CPU string.

2. Support SMBIOS 2.1

3. Display CPU L2 ECC status on summary screen

4. Support new CPU micro code for CPU ID 0652H


PCB Revision: 1.1

BIOS Version: MD611

File name: md611.zip

Date: August 31, 1998

Remark: flash with flash641.com

Fixes: Power LED was blinking under LDCM 3.3 ACPI "System Status Indicator Off" Test.