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P4PE twos sticks work, three NO

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leathersmt

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Sep 29, 2002
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Sacramento
this is the second board, rma'd the other because it would not run three sticks of Good tested memory, 2100, two samsung, and one mushkin, all 512's..... could it be the power supply guys and gals>?? I just added the new AUDIGY 2 Platinum and maybe it is takling too much power, that is all I can think off. New board.......

P4PE 2.53
1042 mem 2100
geforce 2/200
100gig IBM 7200rpm
60gig Maxtor 7200rpm
Audigy 2 Plat, kicks...on 4.1 speakers, ...
 

ChadP

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Aug 23, 2001
It's an electrical issue. For best DDR stability two sticks is often the limit. There are exceptions, but...
 

jarett

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Oct 23, 2002
how does you p4pe fair as far as overclocking goes. I read one review that said it couldn't get the fsb past 140 without running the mem ratio 1:1. Do you have this problem too ?