MSI 7693-040R 970 GAMING / MS-7693 (Mainboard, ATX, Socket AM3+, SATA 3, USB 3.0)

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MSI 7693-040R 970 GAMING / MS-7693 (Mainboard, ATX, Socket AM3+, SATA 3, USB 3.0)
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The MSI 970 GAMING was successfully tested in configuration

 DMI: MSI MS-7693/970 GAMING (MS-7693), BIOS V22.2 12/16/2014

under Ubuntu 15.04 with Linux kernel version 3.19.0-30-generic.

Hardware Overview

The following hardware components are part of the MSI MS-7693/970 GAMING MS-7693 and are supported by the listed kernel drivers:

00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (external gfx0 port B) [1002:5a14] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (external gfx0 port B) [1462:7693]
00:00.2 IOMMU [0806]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD990 I/O Memory Management Unit (IOMMU) [1002:5a23]
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] RD990 I/O Memory Management Unit (IOMMU) [1462:7693]
00:02.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (PCI express gpp port B) [1002:5a16]
	DeviceName:  Onboard IGD
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:04.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (PCI express gpp port D) [1002:5a18]
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:06.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (PCI express gpp port F) [1002:5a1a]
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:11.0 SATA controller [0106]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 SATA Controller [AHCI mode] [1002:4391] (rev 40)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 SATA Controller [AHCI mode] [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: ahci
	Kernel modules: ahci
00:16.0 USB controller [0c03]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI0 Controller [1002:4397]
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI0 Controller [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: ohci-pci
00:16.2 USB controller [0c03]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB EHCI Controller [1002:4396]
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB EHCI Controller [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci-pci
00:14.0 SMBus [0c05]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SBx00 SMBus Controller [1002:4385] (rev 42)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] SBx00 SMBus Controller [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: piix4_smbus
	Kernel modules: i2c_piix4, sp5100_tco
00:14.2 Audio device [0403]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SBx00 Azalia (Intel HDA) [1002:4383] (rev 40)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] SBx00 Azalia (Intel HDA) [1462:d693]
	Kernel driver in use: snd_hda_intel
	Kernel modules: snd_hda_intel
00:14.3 ISA bridge [0601]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 LPC host controller [1002:439d] (rev 40)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 LPC host controller [1462:7693]
00:14.4 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SBx00 PCI to PCI Bridge [1002:4384] (rev 40)
00:14.5 USB controller [0c03]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI2 Controller [1002:4399]
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI2 Controller [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: ohci-pci
00:18.0 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 0 [1022:1600]
00:18.1 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 1 [1022:1601]
00:18.2 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 2 [1022:1602]
	Kernel modules: amd64_edac_mod
00:18.3 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 3 [1022:1603]
	Kernel driver in use: k10temp
	Kernel modules: k10temp
00:18.4 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 4 [1022:1604]
	Kernel driver in use: fam15h_power
	Kernel modules: fam15h_power
00:18.5 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 5 [1022:1605]
03:00.0 USB controller [0c03]: VIA Technologies, Inc. VL805 USB 3.0 Host Controller [1106:3483] (rev 01)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] VL805 USB 3.0 Host Controller [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: xhci_hcd

under Ubuntu 15.04 with Linux kernel version 3.19.0-30-generic.

Hardware Overview

The following hardware components are part of the MSI MS-7693/970 GAMING MS-7693 and are supported by the listed kernel drivers:

00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (external gfx0 port B) [1002:5a14] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (external gfx0 port B) [1462:7693]
00:00.2 IOMMU [0806]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD990 I/O Memory Management Unit (IOMMU) [1002:5a23]
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] RD990 I/O Memory Management Unit (IOMMU) [1462:7693]
00:02.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (PCI express gpp port B) [1002:5a16]
	DeviceName:  Onboard IGD
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:04.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (PCI express gpp port D) [1002:5a18]
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:06.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (PCI express gpp port F) [1002:5a1a]
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:11.0 SATA controller [0106]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 SATA Controller [AHCI mode] [1002:4391] (rev 40)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 SATA Controller [AHCI mode] [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: ahci
	Kernel modules: ahci
00:14.0 SMBus [0c05]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SBx00 SMBus Controller [1002:4385] (rev 42)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] SBx00 SMBus Controller [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: piix4_smbus
	Kernel modules: i2c_piix4, sp5100_tco
00:14.2 Audio device [0403]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SBx00 Azalia (Intel HDA) [1002:4383] (rev 40)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] SBx00 Azalia (Intel HDA) [1462:d693]
	Kernel driver in use: snd_hda_intel
	Kernel modules: snd_hda_intel
00:14.3 ISA bridge [0601]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 LPC host controller [1002:439d] (rev 40)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 LPC host controller [1462:7693]
00:14.4 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SBx00 PCI to PCI Bridge [1002:4384] (rev 40)
00:18.0 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 0 [1022:1600]
00:18.1 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 1 [1022:1601]
00:18.2 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 2 [1022:1602]
	Kernel modules: amd64_edac_mod
00:18.3 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 3 [1022:1603]
	Kernel driver in use: k10temp
	Kernel modules: k10temp
00:18.4 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 4 [1022:1604]
	Kernel driver in use: fam15h_power
	Kernel modules: fam15h_power
00:18.5 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 5 [1022:1605]
03:00.0 USB controller [0c03]: VIA Technologies, Inc. VL805 USB 3.0 Host Controller [1106:3483] (rev 01)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] VL805 USB 3.0 Host Controller [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: xhci_hcd

under Ubuntu 15.04 with Linux kernel version 3.19.0-30-generic.

Hardware Overview

The following hardware components are part of the MSI MS-7693/970 GAMING MS-7693 and are supported by the listed kernel drivers:

00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (external gfx0 port B) [1002:5a14] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
00:00.2 IOMMU [0806]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD990 I/O Memory Management Unit (IOMMU) [1002:5a23]
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
00:02.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (PCI express gpp port B) [1002:5a16]
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:04.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (PCI express gpp port D) [1002:5a18]
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:05.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (PCI express gpp port E) [1002:5a19]
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:06.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RD890 PCI to PCI bridge (PCI express gpp port F) [1002:5a1a]
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:11.0 SATA controller [0106]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 SATA Controller [AHCI mode] [1002:4391] (rev 40)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: ahci
00:12.0 USB controller [0c03]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI0 Controller [1002:4397]
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: ohci-pci
00:12.2 USB controller [0c03]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB EHCI Controller [1002:4396]
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci-pci
00:13.0 USB controller [0c03]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI0 Controller [1002:4397]
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: ohci-pci
00:13.2 USB controller [0c03]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB EHCI Controller [1002:4396]
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci-pci
00:14.0 SMBus [0c05]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SBx00 SMBus Controller [1002:4385] (rev 42)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: piix4_smbus
00:14.2 Audio device [0403]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SBx00 Azalia (Intel HDA) [1002:4383] (rev 40)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:d693]
	Kernel driver in use: snd_hda_intel
00:14.3 ISA bridge [0601]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 LPC host controller [1002:439d] (rev 40)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
00:14.4 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SBx00 PCI to PCI Bridge [1002:4384] (rev 40)
00:14.5 USB controller [0c03]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI2 Controller [1002:4399]
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: ohci-pci
00:15.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB700/SB800/SB900 PCI to PCI bridge (PCIE port 0) [1002:43a0]
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:16.0 USB controller [0c03]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI0 Controller [1002:4397]
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: ohci-pci
00:16.2 USB controller [0c03]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB EHCI Controller [1002:4396]
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci-pci
00:18.0 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 0 [1022:1600]
00:18.1 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 1 [1022:1601]
00:18.2 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 2 [1022:1602]
00:18.3 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 3 [1022:1603]
	Kernel driver in use: k10temp
00:18.4 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 4 [1022:1604]
	Kernel driver in use: fam15h_power
00:18.5 Host bridge [0600]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 15h Processor Function 5 [1022:1605]
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Whistler LE [Radeon HD 6610M/7610M] [1002:6742]
	Subsystem: XFX Pine Group Inc. Turks [Radeon HD 6570] [1682:6570]
	Kernel driver in use: fglrx_pci
01:00.1 Audio device [0403]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Turks/Whistler HDMI Audio [Radeon HD 6000 Series] [1002:aa90]
	Subsystem: XFX Pine Group Inc. Device [1682:aa90]
	Kernel driver in use: snd_hda_intel
02:00.0 USB controller [0c03]: VIA Technologies, Inc. Device [1106:3483] (rev 01)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: xhci_hcd
03:00.0 USB controller [0c03]: Renesas Technology Corp. uPD720202 USB 3.0 Host Controller [1912:0015] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Renesas Technology Corp. uPD720202 USB 3.0 Host Controller [1912:0015]
	Kernel driver in use: xhci_hcd
04:00.0 USB controller [0c03]: VIA Technologies, Inc. Device [1106:3483] (rev 01)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: xhci_hcd
05:05.0 Communication controller [0780]: MosChip Semiconductor Technology Ltd. PCI 1 port parallel adapter [9710:9805] (rev 01)
	Subsystem: LSI Logic / Symbios Logic Device [1000:0010]
	Kernel driver in use: parport_pc
05:06.0 Multimedia controller [0480]: Twinhan Technology Co. Ltd Mantis DTV PCI Bridge Controller [Ver 1.0] [1822:4e35] (rev 01)
	Subsystem: TERRATEC Electronic GmbH Device [153b:1179]
	Kernel driver in use: Mantis
06:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Qualcomm Atheros Killer E220x Gigabit Ethernet Controller [1969:e091] (rev 13)
	Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. [MSI] Device [1462:7693]
	Kernel driver in use: alx

Identified Hardware Configurations (1 Result)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
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Linux Mint 18.1 Serena 4.4.0-59-generic - 12/01/2017

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