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Son Of LaL
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      03-15-2006, 09:50 PM
got 1.5 GB of ram in 4 sticks to use in my GA-8IPE1000-G m/b in dual channel
mode. will it work? The sticks are 2x512 and 2x256 all ddr500 so i can o/c
my P4 3GHz cpu. thanks in advance



 
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      03-15-2006, 11:24 PM
Son Of LaL schrieb:
> got 1.5 GB of ram in 4 sticks to use in my GA-8IPE1000-G m/b in dual channel
> mode. will it work? The sticks are 2x512 and 2x256 all ddr500 so i can o/c
> my P4 3GHz cpu. thanks in advance


I have a GA-8IPE1000-G Rev.3.x and the manual says that you need 4
sticks with the same specs (i.e. "the same memory size and type" - p.
15 Nr. 4) for dual channel.
So you may start with 2x512 (and try o'c) and add 2x256 later on...

Roy
 
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      03-16-2006, 06:08 PM

"Roy Coorne" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> Son Of LaL schrieb:
>> got 1.5 GB of ram in 4 sticks to use in my GA-8IPE1000-G m/b in dual
>> channel mode. will it work? The sticks are 2x512 and 2x256 all ddr500 so
>> i can o/c my P4 3GHz cpu. thanks in advance

>
> I have a GA-8IPE1000-G Rev.3.x and the manual says that you need 4 sticks
> with the same specs (i.e. "the same memory size and type" - p. 15 Nr. 4)
> for dual channel.
> So you may start with 2x512 (and try o'c) and add 2x256 later on...
>
> Roy


thought that myself but just checking if anyone`s done it. like you say i`ll
try the 1GB set then ad the 1/2GB set later, see how i go..


 
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      03-16-2006, 07:47 PM

"Son Of LaL" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> "Roy Coorne" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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>> Son Of LaL schrieb:
>>> got 1.5 GB of ram in 4 sticks to use in my GA-8IPE1000-G m/b in dual
>>> channel mode. will it work? The sticks are 2x512 and 2x256 all ddr500 so
>>> i can o/c my P4 3GHz cpu. thanks in advance

>>
>> I have a GA-8IPE1000-G Rev.3.x and the manual says that you need 4 sticks
>> with the same specs (i.e. "the same memory size and type" - p. 15 Nr. 4)
>> for dual channel.
>> So you may start with 2x512 (and try o'c) and add 2x256 later on...
>>
>> Roy

>
> thought that myself but just checking if anyone`s done it. like you say
> i`ll try the 1GB set then ad the 1/2GB set later, see how i go..
>


I can confirm (if its anything like my Gigabyte s939) that it wont run with
3 dimms.

BillL


 
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      03-17-2006, 12:08 PM

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> "Son Of LaL" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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>> "Roy Coorne" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
>> news:(E-Mail Removed)...
>>> Son Of LaL schrieb:
>>>> got 1.5 GB of ram in 4 sticks to use in my GA-8IPE1000-G m/b in dual
>>>> channel mode. will it work? The sticks are 2x512 and 2x256 all ddr500
>>>> so i can o/c my P4 3GHz cpu. thanks in advance
>>>
>>> I have a GA-8IPE1000-G Rev.3.x and the manual says that you need 4
>>> sticks with the same specs (i.e. "the same memory size and type" - p. 15
>>> Nr. 4) for dual channel.
>>> So you may start with 2x512 (and try o'c) and add 2x256 later on...
>>>
>>> Roy

>>
>> thought that myself but just checking if anyone`s done it. like you say
>> i`ll try the 1GB set then ad the 1/2GB set later, see how i go..
>>

>
> I can confirm (if its anything like my Gigabyte s939) that it wont run
> with 3 dimms.
>
> BillL
>

good job i`ve got 4 then! :-) put then all in today and - ta da - dual
channel. now for some serious overclocking!


 
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