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Device Overview: Albatron KX18DS Pro BIOS 1.00

The Albatron KX18DS Pro BIOS 1.00 is a peripheral device that is designed to enhance the functionality and performance of a computer system. It serves as a bridge between the hardware and software of a computer, enabling effective communication between the two components.

List of Features:

  • Support for AMD Athlon/AthlonXP processors up to 3200+
  • DDR400 memory support up to 3GB
  • SerialATA RAID, AGP8X, USB 2.0, and FireWire support
  • 6-channel AC97 audio codec with S/PDIF-in/out
  • Integrated 10/100 LAN controller
  • Cool Down Technology to aid in thermal management


  • Supported CPUs: AMD Athlon/AthlonXP up to 3200+
  • Chipset: KX18D Pro II
  • Memory: 3GB DDR-400/333/266/200, Dual Channel Memory Archticture
  • Expansion Slots: AGP 8X/4X, 5 PCI
  • Storage: 2 x Serial ATA 150MB/sec, ATA100
  • Connectivity: 10/100 LAN, 2 x USB 2.0, 2 x IEEE 1394
  • Audio: 6 channel AC’97 Audio
  • BIOS: Phoenix Award BIOS

Included Technologies:

  • Cool Down Technology: An advanced thermal management system that helps to reduce system temperature and prolongs the lifespan of the computer's components.
  • Dual Channel Memory Architecture: Enables faster memory access and better overall system performance. Dual-channel architecture improves bandwidth utilization.
  • SerialATA RAID: RAID support for connected SerialATA drives, up to 150Mb/sec.

Known Issues:

  • Some users have reported issues with USB 2.0 connectivity. Certain devices may not be recognised or may experience intermittent connectivity.
  • There have been some reports of audio problems, such as scratchy or distorted sound. This may be due to driver issues or audio cables not properly connected.


  • Ensure all audio cables are securely plugged in.
  • Update audio drivers to the latest version available on the Albatron website or a reputable third-party website.
  • Try plugging affected USB devices into different ports, or using a USB adapter to test connectivity.
  • Update BIOS firmware to the latest version available on the Albatron website. This can help to fix any known issues with the device.


The Albatron KX18DS Pro BIOS 1.00 uses the Phoenix Award BIOS firmware, which does not require a traditional device driver in the conventional sense. However, it is still advisable to regularly check for updates on the Albatron website, as firmware updates may improve performance or fix known issues with the device.