No problems with the previous Version 6. The Mainboard arrived with firmware 1. Subscribe to our Newsletter. But in network devices, all I had was a modem I wonder where it came from, maybe a default installation device? Not too many boards have it yet since it has HDCP support. Yes, you heard me right. If it still doesn’t work, at least you know that is indeed a hardware problem and not some stupid Vista driver problem.

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Device manager nows shows the new 6. Privacy policy and Terms of Use. This motherboard will operate best with good internal system airflow. A compatible power supply is definitely required if you plan on running a dual videocard setup. Yes, you heard me right. For HTPC use, it might patinum be the best board available.

MSI P965 Platinum – motherboard – ATX – LGA775 Socket – P965 Series

If you plan on running a high end Intel Core 2 Duo system, you’re advised to upgrade your power supply to something that’s ATX2. It supports Quad Core processors and all the latest mod cons but we’ll put it on the test bed and if it’s worth considering as your next purchase. This platiinum VERY important. However our concern is the location of the 8-pin ATX and 4-pin Molex power connectors near the CPU area, as they could cause cable management issues with larger air coolers like the Scythe Infinity.


Here are the features which seperate it from the rest of the chipset pack. If it still doesn’t work, at least you know that is indeed a hardware problem and not some stupid Vista driver problem.

Everytime I try to install it, I end up with an errorcode 10 device fail to start. Once ehhernet, you can try opening Firefox and see if you have any connectivity.

With the holiday season upon us, you’ve decided to treat yourself to a new PC. Auto,,PCIe Speeds: In general we found that the MSI P Platinum motherboard performed very well in practically all the benchmarks tossed its way.

In any case you have one IDE channel available which will most likely be for the optical ethernft.

P Platinum ethernet driver problems Vista 32bit

Yes, P Platinum ethernet Vista 32bit. It lacked any additional features and flare. Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon UK’s website.

Make sure ethernet port not disabled in the BIOS. With the P Platinum at least you ethenet some space for air to get in. No Gigabit realtek adaptor: I have some serious problems.

Subscribe to our Newsletter. For the application it is intended for, heck, even for regular non-overclocking folk, it truly is a bright star in the motherboard landscape of mediocrity.

It was really a big disappointment from a company who we know can do a whole lpatinum better. Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. The consensus in the computer world is that Intel’s Core 2 Duo series of processors deliver the best performance, for a reasonable price. The motherboard layout is quite good; the main 24 pin ATX and floppy connectors are all located to the right of the DIMM slots which keeps those cables out of the way, and the lone IDE along the very bottom edge.


Board Layout and Features Click to enlarge The P Platinum board has an excellent platinkm for the most part, the color combination is pleasing to the eyes, and it was extremely easy to install in our Cooler Master CM Stacker Just tried Ubuntu, pretty funny. Overclocking and Memory Test Systems: So after some words to MSI we managed to arrange their most high-end P motherboard for testing, which we originally asked for to go into our roundup.

MSI colour coordinates the memory slots with green and orange colours to indicate memory channel as in A or Brather than which slots a pair of memory modules should occupy to enable dual channel memory support.