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results in no screen, and the debug LED again says 70.
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do you have your ram timings set manually?cuz um..if not..the jedec is wayyy off what your ram is supposed to be..i'd set it for a frequency that requires 1.5v...sb chip no like 1.65+
 
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What if you leave everything on auto and just change the multi so you can see what voltages the board will use and if it will boot that way.
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i know the V for the Ram is a lot, but i was told to set it to manual. It does 1.5 perfectly fine though, as already stated. it completely doesnt matter how high or what voltages i set. as soon as the multi is 44/45.... no screen.
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following with interest as its a choice between a Asrock Z68 Ex4 Gen3 or an Asus P8Z68 V Pro.
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post #46 of 117
Quote:
Originally Posted by munaim1 View Post


Set the voltage to 1.4v

set LLC to level 2

set dram to 1.65v and incraese VTT to 1.15v

LLC = (afaik) 1 is the highest and 5 is the lowest.




set the multi to 45

set the additional turbo voltage to 0.04. (the first one)




before you do this take one stick of ram out and leave only one in and set the dram iimings to their default.

Report back with screenshots.
Do the same as above but skip a few multi's, got to 48/49, if it has trouble booting enable pll overvoltage. Report back
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Quote:
Originally Posted by muselmane View Post
to me it really seems as if its a UEFI thing and has nothing to do with a production flaw or that its a bad OCer. Although there is only one Bios version of this board, to me it seems as if there is one that is buggy, and one that is not.
It could be UEFI. It could also be factory quality control.

I sadly sent back my Extreme 4 Gen 3 a week ago due to the quirks I had. I think the Gen 3 line has a chance to be great, but I made a mistake in purchasing a board immediately after release, IMO, and then got nowhere with Asrock support in trying to troubleshoot my issues; they gave up without trying and told me to return the board. One can hope that in six months it will be a solid board --of course, we may see X79, Z77, and Ivy Bridge by then.

I think people who buy an Asrock Gen3 board, only stick a graphics card on it, and don't try anything unusual with it are likely to sing its praises, because I think they work well if you don't do anything exotic. My issues came from expecting to actually use the onboard floppy controller (worked fine at POST, but never in Windows) and a PCIe card used by a modest number of people (Hauppauge HVR-1800 DVR card).

I'm not sure what to say about your issue, because my Extreme 4 overclocked fine to the limits of my limited i-2500 processor. However, I would make your RMA decision (if you choose to do so) within the time the reseller allows you; I did not get good feelings from Asrock support.
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I don't know if this will help you or not, not even sure if its a related issue but..

I've been reading around about this motherboard because I was just about to purchase it (tonight, actually) and it does have some known flaws. One of them being a problem with the unit not POSTing if you have the keyboard plugged into the middle USB slot. Not sure if this helps or not, but you could try changing the USB slot of your keyboard.

Just thought I would chime in with what I found in case that is the problem. Keep us up to date though, I'm now trying to decide if this is the right board for me.
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sadly, the keyboard cant be the problem for me. I have a dedicated USB controller in a PCI slot for all my peripherals.
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did you try a replacment mobo and the suggestion above?
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