MSI colour coordinates the memory slots with green and orange colours to indicate memory channel as in A or B , rather than which slots a pair of memory modules should occupy to enable dual channel memory support. Noise level, dB A: But unfortunately, the motherboard has only two PCI slots, and the second video card for CrossFire is likely to block one of them — that’s an evident mistake of engineers. With the X Platinum at least you get some space for air to get in. Although we endeavor to present the most precise and comprehensive information at the time of publication, a small number of items may contain typography or photography errors. Serial ports Rear 1. That means you can run two ATi Radeon graphics cards together for more rendering power.

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Increased the memory voltage from default 1. After more than 25 hours none-stop memtest, the program has showed that there is absolutely nothing wrong with both memory sticks as I have expected!!

MSI X Platinum, LGA Socket, Intel (X PLATINUM POWERUP EDITION) Motherboard | eBay

So you’ll have to lump this drawback, if you are interested in this combination of the manufacturer and the chipset. What does this price mean? According to the manual this set of lights indicate that “testing onboard memory size. About Us Employment Privacy Policy. Thank you very much for your help! Besides this PDF doesn’t seem to be the most updated version, as you can easily tell that the number of tested DDR2 1G memories very small I will probably update the Memtest tommorrow.


MSI 975X Platinum – motherboard – ATX – LGA775 Socket – i975X

Audio ports Rear 6. It’s such a pity that such a great board has so much memory compatibility issues from what I have msl and issues that have been raised by many other people in the forum.

So this motherboard can be a reasonable compromise: CPU voltage conversion circuits are the same, just some electrolytic capacitors from Matsushita are replaced by polymer capacitors from Sanyo.

The quick installation ln is another matter, it’s not helpful at all.

Reviews of models on the Intel P will be much more interesting. On the whole, we have only one question: Indeed, a top motherboard that does not mdi Core 2 is just out of date now. Unfortunately, MSI has no other models based on the iX to be more exact, there is one modification to be reviewed below. By the fourth quarter ofyou and many many other people will have quad core processors, and it will seem like eons ago when ‘oldtimers’ used PCs with just a single core CPU.

I wonder if this board was designed to run Dual Channel at all?

Heavy problems with RAM. This model on the manufacturer’s web site Russian mirror Bottom line Both motherboards are very attractive, they provide operating stability in top configurations and good modern functionality at an affordable price.


Most MHz modules will need a slight voltage bump to run properly. C2Q Q G0 3 Ghz 1. The box looks similar, but it’s changed its orientation from portrait to landscape; the “PowerUp Edition” label marks the improved model. I decided on the G.

When ever Dual Channel is enabled any one of the 5 combinationsthe D-LED showed red, green, red, red top-left, top-right, bottom-left, bottom-right. I then tried Dual Channel configuration but experienced the same problem. The motherboards have almost no drawbacks if you are not fixed on getting a platform with the richest set of functions.

MSI 975X Platinum – PowerUp Edition – motherboard – ATX – LGA775 Socket – i975X Series

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But the analog output quality is on a very good level. For details of accessories, plainum refer to the descriptions on the product package.

There are many motherboards vying for your money, and since performance of most boards on the market is the same it’s trueit’s basically left up to features to settle the score. Skill Mhz 1: