7 Replies Latest reply on Jun 28, 2011 3:15 AM by edwardzh

    i3-540 processor not compatible with S3420GPV motherboard

    alexlow

      Hi Support,

       

      I purchased i3-540, 3.06ghz 4MB cache processor togather with S3420gpv motherboard.

       

      However when i plug it up, it doesn't boot up. I have checked through the compatible list before i did the purchase.

       

      http://ark.intel.com/Product.aspx?id=48472

       

      The same motherboard i borrow a xeon cpu x3440 processor it can boot up perfectly.

       

      Please advice, Thank

       

      Regards
      Alexlow