Award Modular BIOS v6.00 Upgrade needed

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Rivag
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Tue Dec 15, 2009 6:34 pm

Hello, Can someone help me
I think my BIOS need a update because i can't my USB 2.0 ports upgraded
These USB ports are very slow and that's very frustrating for me.
I got than a message that are other faster ports but all my 4 USB ports are the same.

This is my BIOS:

BIOS Type: Award Modular BIOS v6.0
BIOS ID: 05/16/2001-VT694X-CUV4X-E
BIOS Date: 20010516
BIOS Vendor: Award Software, Inc.
BIOS Version: ASUS CUV4X-E ACPI BIOS Revision 1003 Beta 010
BIOS Size: 262144
Chipset: VIA 82C691 rev 196
SuperIO: VIA 686 rev 64 at pci 4
OEM Sign-on: ASUS CUV4X-E ACPI BIOS Revision 1003 Beta 010
Motherboard Model: System Name
System Name: Chassis Manufacture
System Model: Chassis Version
Base Manufacturer: ASUSTeK Computer INC.
Base Product: CUV4X-E
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Tue Dec 15, 2009 9:39 pm

Asus CUV4X-E mainboard.
You're running into a hardware limitation as this board/chipset only has USB1.1 controller hardware. You need to buy an USB2.0 controller card for a PCI slot (if you have one free), they shouldn't cost that much.

I know it's frustrating if you need to transfer several hundred MiB of Data with USB1.1 speed.
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