Posted on 7th Aug 2009 at 10:28 by Alex Watson with 32 comments
If PC enthusiasts don’t pay particular attention to the QVL list, you can imagine how much attention it gets from less technical PC builders – about as much as a bog standard Storm Trooper at a Star Wars convention. Using memory that’s not on the QVL doesn’t automatically mean you’ll have problems, but it can result in numerous odd gremlins, or the system failing to boot.
So, what’s a motherboard manufacturer to do? Read on for Asus’ plan to save hasty PC builders from themselves.