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Gigabyte DS3 Help

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#1
Hi, i would just like to know, if the GIgabyte DS3 still has problems with Micron D9 chips? i heard before that it does, but i also heard its fixed in a newer version, a comfirmination of this would be great, thanks lads :)
 
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Hi, i would just like to know, if the GIgabyte DS3 still has problems with Micron D9 chips? i heard before that it does, but i also heard its fixed in a newer version, a comfirmination of this would be great, thanks lads :)
Its sorted out now mate, with later revisions and bios updates, but even mine is rev 1.0 with F11 bios and it runs D9 fine :)
 
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Thanks for that, glad to have that cleaned up, now i know what motherboard i'll be getting, cheers!
 

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Its sorted out now mate, with later revisions and bios updates, but even mine is rev 1.0 with F11 bios and it runs D9 fine :)
I thought so but wasnt sure.
Def. a great board for the money.
 
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#5
Sure is a great board, ive seen rumours of 500+ FSB with the E6*50 chips, fasty FSB and 4Ghz + CPU clock, role on 22nd July :)