Datto Xeon D 1541 board -- $501.15 shipped + 6/8% ebay bucks for some

Discussion in 'Great Deals' started by workingnonstop, May 5, 2018.

  1. Orsuw

    Orsuw New Member

    Joined:
    Mar 31, 2019
    Messages:
    3
    Likes Received:
    0
    Yes, both the 24-pin and the EPS 8-pin assuming that is what you mean. I read in this thread about both being needed for this board.
     
    #161
  2. nev_neo

    nev_neo Member

    Joined:
    Jul 31, 2013
    Messages:
    126
    Likes Received:
    19
    I'm sorry but I dont have any other ideas. I've been using these - M393A4K40BB1-CRC0Q for my boards - 2 each and they seem to work fine.
    I did Memtest them all together on the bench when I first got them, they worked fine for the 1/2 day they were running.
    Maybe the board is bad?
    On another note, I could not get the boards updated to 1.3. I was able to flash the BMC and the BIOS to 1.2 but that was it.
     
    #162
  3. DaSaint

    DaSaint Active Member

    Joined:
    Oct 3, 2015
    Messages:
    235
    Likes Received:
    54
    If its any consolation i am having issues with this board and Samsung Memory as well, i have 32 and 16GB chips, it seems that 1st pass goes fine then 2nd pass is when it starts throwing errors in the .3-.5MB range, and continues on.

    Probably a bad board, i tried using it prior thinking all was good but then it hit a critical error and brought down my freenas box, (firmware updated with ASROCK and BMC updated)

    Sadly this isnt the 1st time i have had issues with ASROCK boards, i should have learned from the 1st time, they aren't up-to par with Supermicro. and ASROCK's support... Just Forget about it (when i was RMA'ing a Legit board)
     
    #163
  4. Orsuw

    Orsuw New Member

    Joined:
    Mar 31, 2019
    Messages:
    3
    Likes Received:
    0
    I got 2 sticks of Crucial 32 GB (CT32G4RFD4266) to do a final test. The board does get a bit further with 2 sticks in it, but still doesn't boot up properly. It at least shows Dr Debug codes, but then ends at code 67, which seems to be some kind of chipset initialization error. And again boots up fine with only 1 stick.

    Well, I guess I'll just have to write it off. Too bad really as it is such a nice board featurewise.

    Thanks for both of you for helping out.
     
    #164
  5. DaSaint

    DaSaint Active Member

    Joined:
    Oct 3, 2015
    Messages:
    235
    Likes Received:
    54
    The Feature-set is like Freenas GOLD but the lack of Ram support is depressing for sure...

    I was just reading an article from @PigLover who mentioned that memtestx86+ hasnt been updated in years which is why chipset is UNKNOWN, and the fact the errors i get are sub 1MB might be more related to bios issues.

    The recommendation was to test against Passmarks MemtestX86 free edition might be something i test as well
     
    #165
    Last edited: Jun 11, 2019
Similar Threads: Datto Xeon
Forum Title Date
Great Deals GIGABYTE MB10 Datto Motherbaord Xeon D-1521 with I/O Shield - $130 + shipping Nov 15, 2018
Great Deals Datto DN500 4-bay NAS - $189 May 20, 2019
Great Deals Xeon Silver 4112 Kit for DL360 Gen10 for $300 Jun 2, 2019
Great Deals Is there any m-atx boards to take advantage of cheap Xeon E7 v2 processors? Apr 18, 2019
Great Deals Intel Xeon E5-2660 V2 for 99,95€ Feb 16, 2019

Share This Page