8gb RAM friendly motherboard Tags: Motherboards RAM Last response: April 10, 2010 6:07 AM in Motherboards Share Anonymous a b V Motherboard April 9, 2010 12:32:36 PM Good Afternoon Guys, I require some advise, Im in the process of building a new machine It will have the following 1 x 250gb hdd, 2 x500gb hdd pci usb hub, pci wifi xfx geforce 9500gt 1gb graphics 8 gb RAM. Q8400 2.66ghz Quad core proc Ive so far had 2 boards and 3 types of RAM, none of which I can get to work with 8gb RAM. Currently I have an ASUs P5Q SE2 mobo, and from their QVL 4 x 2gb Kingston RAM (which only works if I use 1 module) Im slowly starting to pull my hair out, can anyone advise how to get the 4 modules to work, or recommend a compatible mobo and ram combo. Ill ask about OC part of it once I can get something that works Yours hopefully Nick More about : 8gb ram friendly motherboard manojgj April 9, 2010 12:47:47 PM you mother board technical specifications shows that it supports upto 16 GB of RAM http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... so the problem is with you RAM sticks.. all of four are same model ?? give some details about your RAM sticks Anonymous a b V Motherboard April 9, 2010 1:02:03 PM Hi Manojgj, thanks for the quick reply... I chose the board since it had room for more upgrades later, Im using 4x kingston KVR800d2n5/2g, which is on the QVL Related resources High end gaming, for cheap! Quad Core, 8GB ram , 9800gtx for $600! - Forum Jack-of-All 64-bit 8Gb RAM Mid-range Build - Forum 8GB RAM 1600Mhz or 8GB RAM 1333Mhz ? - Forum 8gb ram installed only 4.00gb usuable? - Forum Why my pc only run 3G ram while I have 8gb memory - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous a b V Motherboard April 9, 2010 3:25:27 PM ....... I think Ive sorted it.... I have increase the FSB from 333 to 400, all 4 dimms appear to be working now..... so simple manojgj April 10, 2010 6:07:47 AM cheers Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forum$500 Gaming PC *NEEDS to be Minecraf- Friendly * ForumProblems upgraded to 8GB ram ForumWill Upgrading From 4GB To 8GB Ram Gain Performance? ForumPre-POST 4-12 Minutes: GA-MA78GMS2H + 8GB RAM ForumOverclocking P5Q with 8gb ram ? ForumBIOS Will not post with 6GB or 8GB of RAM ForumUpgrading to 8Gb RAM Forum[WTS] Motherboard , 8GB RAM , and Quad Core CPU $150 OBO ForumWhich Motherboard for 8GB 1600 RAM ??? ForumTeam Xtreem LV 8gb 1866 issue ForumTo 8GB or Not to 8GB ! That is the question! ForumCan you get an adapter to make 2 pci express slots? ForumMy motherboard driver is not getting installed ForumReplacing the motherboard in the hp pavilion a1730n with the m4n78 pro ForumRam overvoltage More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !