In our original look at the chipset we found it offered very good performance and indeed in most ways was a competitive offering to the P Are any of them card readers? No one has experienced this before? For the drivers for nvidia controllers, use the ones on the nvidia site. We still think it can, but with the Intel P35 launching shortly, it appears that the late arrival of these i products is only going to further hurt NVIDIA’s progress in the Intel chipset market. Our other complaint about the BIOS is the fact we typically have to run our voltages slightly higher than on other boards to match the same timings or overclock levels.

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I get “limited ppatinum no connectivity. We really liked the chipset and looked forward to seeing it and the P square off against each other in a myriad of configurations and price points. Our test scores are based upon the 1.

The power system for ethernnet CPU is a four phase system which is more than enough to power the Core 2 series of CPU, however Pentium 4 Prescott and Ceder Mill cores will find it restrictive when overclocking.

Log in Don’t have an plafinum However, the FDD and 8-pin power connector are located on the other side of the board which is going to make a mess of cabling; we would like to see this improved over time, but for now we will not go too hard on MSI.

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P6N SLI Platinum ethernet help please?

Lastly we get down to the expansion layout as well as the extra chips that have been thrown on for those little add-ons that the chipset does not come with. This system generally overclocked our setup without issue when using the five or seven percent settings.


Also, every time the computer reboots it asks me to install a driver for a “Mass storage controller” device — why is it doing that? Auto, Sync Memory Speed: Sadly, it appears these scenarios will not happen in the same way that we had envisioned it after the marketing hoopla that followed the i launch.

MSI P6N SLI Platinum – motherboard – ATX – LGA775 Socket – nForce 650i SLI Series

Have you rebooted the modem or router that the other end of the cable is attached to? Find other tech mso computer products like this over at Amazon UK’s website. JJacobo on September, I am having the same problem as the OP, though I am running a new system with the same mainboard and a fresh install of vista ultimate 64 bit.

No one has experienced this before? Home Help Search Login Register. And I will grab that siliconimage platinumm from the MSI website as well. I downloaded and saved the nForce SLI driver package using a flash stick but did not get the i controller package; I will do so. Post Your Comment Please slk in or sign up to comment. The FSB VTT voltage setting was a welcome addition during quad core overclocking but we did experience one quirk when initially setting up the board for overclocking.

Since our first look at the i chipset back in November, we along with our readers have wondered when the lower priced i family of chipsets would arrive, and more importantly mxi they would perform.


I’m open for suggestions here It says “limited or no connectivity”. I have attached nothing new – I simply pulled the memory, video card, and all drive connections 1 SATA-II hard drive, 2 DVD drives from the other motherboard and attached them to this new one.

It is now March and we are just now starting to see boards based on this paltinum finally coming to market.

The user will have to press the F4 key in order to gain access to the C1E option in order to disable it. The pin power connector along with the two IDE ports are located behind the memory slots where they should be. Now we get to the goodies, p66n board in all its glory. Sign up now Username Password Remember Me.

MSI P6N SLI Platinum Motherboard – Nvidia nForce i SLI returns

Why MSI hid this option and did not mention it in an otherwise top notch user’s guide is beyond us, but it was easily changed after a visit to the MSI technical forums. I know the cable ethefnet – I used it on the computer before I switched out the motherboard and I’m using it right now on my laptop.

Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. Unfortunately, Gigabyte’s performance oriented i board will not arrive until sometime in April. I don’t have a program like Ghost to back it up Are any of them card readers?