Forum discussion tagged with 8gb.
  1. Elias_elie

    [SOLVED] Ram Upgrade : 4gb + 4gb or 4gb + 8gb ?

    I'm using Asus Vivobook 15 x512fa. There is one fixed slot 4gb non removable & one empty slot available for me. I'm confused whether I should go for 4gb+[4gb] or 4gb +[8gb]. In case If buy Ram with same clock speed & all other parameters except using different memory sizes. Is it going to...
  2. Dark Nitro

    Question Good Gpu for an intel pentium G630

    Hello, first of all my specs: Ram 8Gb APU: Intel® Pentium® CPU G630 @ 2.70GHz iGPU: Intel® HD Graphics Motherboard: Dell Inc. 0M5DCD so is there any good price GPU that goes well with that APU or even a better CPU/APU that is on a good budget? thanks :)
  3. Dubkiss

    Question Acer Nitro 5 AN515-52

    Hi My friend use his notebook for daily tasks and gaming notebook specification are : i5 8300H GTX 1050 8GB DDR4 500GB hard disc paired with Intel Optane 3 day ago his...
  4. T

    [SOLVED] Is the crucial RAM CT2K4G4DFS6266 2 x 4gb dual module kit compatible with the Asus ROG Swift B450-F gaming motherboard

    Hi, I am hoping to buy this RAM for my asus ROG swift B450-F motherboard and wanted to check if it is compatible first. I asked on the amazon UK if it was compatible and the response I got was no but with no explaination, so I was hoping to double check, and if it isn't compatible then I was...
  5. Sparklingtube

    Question After reboot ram jumps from 30-40% to 40-70% in around 10 secs, i have windows 11 and 8gb ram

    when i startup my laptop and i look at task manager, i see its at 30-40% and after around 10 seconds it jumps to 40-70%, is this normal or not? btw i have 8gb ram please help me because my games run very slow, and i have windows 11
  6. Sparklingtube

    Question When i start my laptop my ram goes from 30% to 50-70% in around 10 seconds

    when i startup my laptop and i look at task manager, i see its at 30-40% and after around 10 seconds it jumps to 40-70%, is this normal or not? btw i have 8gb ram please help me because my games run very slow, and i have windows 11
  7. P

    Question Can I install higher frequency ram than what my motherboard supports

    Guys please help me out I have a laptop HP 14-am519tu.. online websites shows that it supports DDR4 RAM upto 2333 mhz. I have bought 2666 mhz ram online https://www.amazon.in/dp/B08C56KXQJ/ref=cm_sw_r_apan_glt_fabc_1TD433YK8STGF54HGMJP As fas as I have searched online, it says 2666mhz will...
  8. Setsuko

    Question Dell E7440 8gb RAM but only 4gb is installed and the other slot is empty ?

    Hello. Someone help me please. I have dell e7440 with 8gb ram. I want to upgrade to 16 gb. My concern is this... When i look at task manager, or system info, it says i have 8gb with 2 of 2 slots. So im thinking i have 2x4gb ram cards installed. But when i open the back of the laptop, i see 1...
  9. ashraf01

    [SOLVED] Why is my RAM showing 1 stick RAM instead off 2 stick? ram problem ?

    For the last 1 month, I have been noticing that , although my PC has 2 sticks of 8GB RAM = 16GB, but all of a sudden it is only showing 1 RAM. Looks like 1 of 4(in task manager) in the picture. If I restart my PC, it becomes fine again. Then 2 of 4 (in task manager) show. That means I am getting...
  10. G

    Question upgrading from 720p

    switching to 1080p.And i get around 70-100 fps in apex legends in 720p(but also around 30-40 in specific areas) with apex taking 6300mb ram out of 8gb.will Apex be playable in at least 900p in new monitor?Do i need to get more ram?
  11. DarkLibra

    [SOLVED] HP 255 G7 - A4-9125 RAM Upgrade

    Good day, I would like to ask if what could be the perfect RAM compatibility with this unit HP 255 G7 - A4-9125. I am also confused if this unit has two slots for the memory module and what could be the maximum memory capacity and speed. I used CPU-Z to check it says 1 slot, but on HP's...
  12. U

    [SOLVED] RAM Sticks

    Hello there everyone, hope you are having a great day! I have a simple question about RAM sticks. I want to get 2 x 8gb RAM sticks but here in every shop they are selling them separate (as single modules) and not in kit, so my questions is does 2 of the following...
  13. P

    [SOLVED] My PC only allows me to use 8gb out of 16gb installed ram, help.

    I'm using a 2017-2018-ish prebuilt gaming pc, ASUSTek Computer Inc. AMD Ryzen 5 1400-Quad-Core processor 3.20ghz, 16gb RAM (it came with 1 8gb but i had another laying around). it only allows me to use 8gb. I've tried looking at the BIOS and updating it but theres virtually NOTHING in the bios...
  14. O

    [SOLVED] 8+8+8+8 Gb Ram is it possible? If it is, does it mean Dual Channel? And finally what is Dual Channel? :)

    1 - I have four sticks of 8Gb ram, and four slots on my motherboard. So if I use four of them will I be using 32gb of it or will it make quadcore 16gb. Overall I don't get the logic here. Because on internet people always say "Oh noo dont use dual-core! What have you done" etc etc. 2 - Is it...
  15. M

    [SOLVED] Ram not on the QVL..

    Hello, I wanted to build my pc and i have order the motherboard AsRock B450M Pro4-f and the ram corsair 8gb 2666mhz ( CMK8GX4M1A2666C16 ) but i have seen that the ram is not on the QVL, so I wonder if it's a real problem ... On this website, it is written that it should work but i'm not sur ...
  16. tomilache

    [SOLVED] Why is my rx 580 8gb not starting?

    Ok, so i just got an rx 580. It wouldn't fit in my main pc so i decided to do a pc transfer from my main pc to a new case. It didn't fit in that one too. I finally got a case which all my components fit aslong with the graphics card. When i tried booting it up, it booted from the integrated...
  17. YDJLuV

    [SOLVED] Installed indentical RAM and they don't work together

    I have an ASUS Vivo Mini VC64R and I installed 2x8gb Hynix DDR3L 1600hz... Etc etc .. they will work alone.. I have a 4gb modules that also works but it's a slower speed according to CPU-Z.. please help 😁

    [SOLVED] 4gb reserved out of 8gb RAM

    Hello once again, troubles with my pc just wouldn't end. I switched gpu yesterday and reset cmos, because I had issues with booting. After successful booting I have noticed that my RAM is showing 4gb, instead of 8gb, how it used to be. Task manager says: 2 out of 4 slots used, 4gb reserved...
  19. E

    [SOLVED] RTX 2060 SUPER with Corsair VS550

    Here is my current PC specs: Ryzen 5 2600 MSI GTX 1060 3GB 2x8gb 3200MHz DDR4 RAM 1x 1TB 7200RPM HDD 1x Samsung 860 EVO 500GB SSD MSI B450M-A PRO MAX motherboard I'm planning to buy MSI RTX 2060 SUPER GAMING X 8GB (link to gpu). I'm using Corsair VS550 Power Supply. I don't have much money to...
  20. HarryGRGamer

    [SOLVED] Should I upgrade my CPU or GPU (I7-3770-GTX 970)

    Hey there! I'll try to keep this question short, I'm planning to upgrade my PC however I'm conflicted into two paths, and I don't know which to choose I've got an old case with usb 2.0 ports which I kind off want to replace at some point The game I'm looking forward to play is Cyberpunk 2077...
  21. JanKorcek

    [SOLVED] Is Hynix HMA81GS6JJR8N-VK compatible with Crucial SO-DIMM 8GB DDR4 2666MHz CL19 Single Ranked

    Hello there, I have laptop Acer Nitro 5 obsidian black, there is this built-in ram HMA81GS6JJR8N-VK - SK Hynix 1x 8GB DDR4-2666 SODIMM PC4-21300V-S Single Rank x8 Module here is the link for it...
  22. bigbobsmith1968

    [SOLVED] Random lag spikes in some games, do I need a new psu?

    Hello, in a lot of the games I play I get maxed FPS, but I randomly get lag spikes to like 5 FPS for a couple of seconds? It’s not in all games but a good percentage of them do this! Do you think I need a new psu or ram, or it’s just poor game optimization? Thanks in advance :) RTX 2080 Ryzen 5...
  23. HarryGRGamer

    [SOLVED] 16GB 1600mhz vs 2133mhz (DDR3)

    Hey I'll try to keep this question short, I'm looking to upgrade my RAM from 8 to 16GB However I'm conflicted because I thought about buying 2 dimms with a faster speed by overclocking it with XMP My question is does it matter much in gaming, video editing and desktop usage. I know it does...
  24. Alecs7

    [SOLVED] ASUS ROG Strix RX 580 8GB Green Artifacts, games are running well

    Hello, i have a problem with an ASUS ROG Strix RX 580 8GB GPU. It shows green artifacts all over the screen, excepting on white background. Games are running well, i get same FPS in all games, i tried CS:GO, Shadow of The Tomb Raider benchmark. Also i runned Furmark for 1h, without crashes...
  25. J

    [SOLVED] RX 580 for HP Compaq 8200 Elite CMT PC

    Operating System: Windows 10 Pro v2004 x64 Motherboard: 611835-001 611796-002 “written onboard” BIOS: J01 v02.28 PSU: 500W “already upgraded my PSU from the stock 320W into 500W, with the 24pin to 6pin adapter to connect the PSU to the proprietary ports on the mobo” I am planning to buy a...
  26. G

    Question I have a 3000mhz ram comb, and in the specifications of my motherboard it is saying 3000 oc, does my memory fit this board?

    I have a DDR4 8gb 3000mhz, and in the specifications of my motherboard, it is saying 3000 OC, my ram is compatible and there will be no problem? and another doubt I have a source with 8-pin cable = 4 + 4 and my motherboard has a 4-pin and 8-pin input and I have a 65w TDP processor, there will be...
  27. Bonjovobi

    [SOLVED] Shared system memory (Half of my memory is useable)

    I was wondering if i can somehow reduce the shared sys. memory so i can play some games, I have 8gb ram (2x4gb same brand), Ryzen 5 1600, Sapphire nitro rx570 4gb and A320M A Pro board at first i can play batman arkham night with my 8gb mem then after i reset my pc i cant play anymore this game...
  28. Y

    [SOLVED] Need Opinions on My Build List Before Purchase

    Hello! I have a budget of $950 and would like to make the most out of this money. I have tried my best and made this list: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/ZWWbJb Any edits/opinions on my list are very much appreciated! Edit: I forgot the motherboard lol! Any recommendations?
  29. Iamnotarobot

    Question Does 16gb non dual channel ram performs better than 8gb dual-channel ram?

    I have a Ryzen 3 3200g with an 8gb single-channel RAM. And i notice that dual-channel RAM improves gaming by a big difference. My only upgrade option is either to buy another 8gb single-channel ram of the exact brand or an 8gb dual-channel kit. Here's my confusion: Does 16gb non dual channel...
  30. decoyout1

    [SOLVED] One of two fans in Sapphire RX Nitro+ 470 8GB Just died

    Well, im little bit worried about my gpu. I bought the GPU yesterday, When I receive it, the second fan did just broken and it wont spinning. I tought it wasnt a big problem since the first fan can spin and after that I replaced the thermal paste with MX-4. The problem is when Im test it with...
  31. V

    [SOLVED] 2x8GB 1600 DDR3 CL9 1.5v + 2x4GB 1600 DDR3 CL9 1.65v for quad channel

    Hi Would it be possible to use Kingston HyperX: 2x4GB 1600MHz CL9 DDR3 1.65v (khx1600c9d3b1k2/8gx) as dual channel and add to 2nd dual channel Patriot Viper 3: 2x8GB 1600MHz CL9 DDR3 1.5v (PV316G160C9K)? I assume I'd have to lower the HyperX voltage to 1.5v in BIOS somewhere (never done this...
  32. X

    [SOLVED] Motherboard wont Underclock 2400Mhz ram to 2133Mhz

    Hi, So I have a Asus b150 plus Motherboard which supports up to 2133Mhz, I didn't know that and i accidentaly bought a second ram which was 2400Mhz, I put it in and it just didn't read the RAM, Later I asked a friend and told me you can't run 2400Mhz on B150 Plus which has a maximum of 2133Mhz...
  33. W

    Question Only 4gb of RAM (internal stick) is detected, my laptop has 8Gb installed from manufacturer.[Lenovo]

    I have a Lenovo IdeaPad 320-15IKB laptop which came with 8gb of ram but suddenly it shows 4gb of ram. I tried rebooting and stuff but nothing happened. I contacted the Lenovo online cc and they said me to reset my BIOS to default and it should work. It did. But it was just for that specific...
  34. mranimo

    [SOLVED] I need a new GPU for gaming.

    Hi! I'll replace my Asus directcu ii 290 oc video card. What would be the better GPU ? The MSI GTX 1060 6gb Gaming X (150$) or the MSI RX 480 8gb Gaming X (90$) ? I have the new i3-10320 processor and I need a good GPU for gaming (1080p 75Hz). Which is the better and why?
  35. V

    [SOLVED] What memory will work in my friends PC

    On the ram it says - 8gb 1rx8 pc4 2666v ua2 11 M378A1K43CB2 CTD Its a MSI Infinite 9SA-871UK Gaming PC - Intel® Core™ i5, GTX 1650, 1 TB HDD & 256 GB SSD from currys -...
  36. B


    Hello, I Have a MAXIMUS HERO XI MB and 2 x Corsair Vengeance PRO 8gb 2666mhz ram and 2 x Corsair Vengeance PRO 16gb 3000mhz Ram I currently have them set up like this; DIMM A1 -16GB 3000mhz DIMMA2 - 16GB 3000mhz DIMMB1 - 8GB 3000mhz DIMMB2 - 8GB 3000mhz is this the best way to have them set...
  37. NewMemberLooking4Help

    Question SO-DIMM RAM MAX SPEED / Motherboard Compatible Memory

    Hello, im trying to upgrade my Notebook and one thing i want to do is replace or add some RAM . Im have a MSI MS-16J4 Motherboard with single channel ddr4 RAM 8 GB (Speed 2132). I want to replace it with 2x8gb DDDR4 RAM (Speed 2666). HWinfo is showing me that my max. speed is 1300? And it...
  38. A

    Question Problem with a certain game called Fortnite.

    Hello, i have a little question about gaming. I am playing many different games, and noticed that Fortnite is the only game thats not running smooth for me. I recently updated my GPU aswell, but the problem is still here. For some reason when playing Fortnite, and in a discord or messenger call...
  39. A

    [SOLVED] What's the difference between Kingston RAM modules KVR16LS11/8 and KCP3L16SD8/8?

    Hi, fellows. I have a HP Pavilion 15-e001TU laptop that came with a 8GB PC3-12800 module (Micron Tech 16KTF1G64HZ-1G6E1) and I want to add one more. Options are Kigston KVR16LS11/8 and KCP3L16SD8/8 (the latter one is cheaper). What's the difference between them? Will it work in dual channel with...
  40. D

    [SOLVED] Hello Guys

    this are the supported RAMs <--- link to the supported rams .. I have a motherboard P6T SE with 6 dimm slots I have 2x4gb sticks of ram DDR3 10600u (Unbufered) Does adding a 1x8gb Stick with higher frenquency will cause any problems ..so i can go with 1x8 and 2x4 memmory =16GB of ran...