Forum discussion tagged with DDR.
  1. J

    Question Can I Run i5 7600k with 3600 MHZ Ram

    I am having a hard time getting any ram to work with my set up (At speed). It's bugging me and I am not sure what I am missing. Right now I have z270 Asus Prime, Crucial 3600mhz DDR4 {2x8gb} and a core i5 7600k. I had 3k mhz before and couldn't get it to behave at rated speeds, the crucial won't...
  2. Senbonzakura_miku

    [SOLVED] Which is better, 2x4GB CL17 or 1x8GB CL15? Does it matter at all?

    I'm building my rig, and i have two cases. An 8GB G.SKILL Ripjaws V 2400Mhz CL15 (15-15-15-35) or 2x4GB Geil Evo X 2400Mhz CL17 (17-17-17-39)? Should i care about CAS Latency? I usually play games.
  3. J

    [SOLVED] Can any processor use any type of RAM as long as the motherboard supports it?

    Can any processor use any type of RAM (DDR, DDR2, DDR3, DDR4, DDR5) as long as the motherboard has the correct socket for the type of RAM? Or is it dependent on the memory controller in the CPU?
  4. H

    Question i7 4770k Haswell Prime95 26.6 vs 29.xx

    Hi, I’ve been trying to overclock my i7 4770k on the newest version of Prime but couldn’t get it stable on 4.3 at 1.250volts, temps were really high on my Corsair H100i pro. I installed the 26.6 version instead and now the overclock is stable and doesn’t rise above 75c in temps, How come...
  5. S

    Question ?

    when will 3000 series realased ?
  6. SkyRock1986

    [SOLVED] Asus Prime X470-PRO

    purchasing a pc case that says: NOTICE: Please make sure your motherboard is equipped with on-board USB 3.0 socket before purchasing I/O Ports: 4 x USB 3.0, Audio In/Out, Fan Speed Control This is my motherboard. Is this good?
  7. H

    Question Difference between FE and Aftermarket GPUS

    This has been a lingering question in my mind, but how big of a difference is the performance of a FE and aftermarket GPU ? For specifics, I'm currently looking at the RTX 2070 on Newegg. There is a MSI GeForce RTX 2070 Ventus for $494, with a core clock of 1410 MHz and a boost clock of 1620...
  8. R

    Question Pipeline DVR Deagate 1TB too slow

    I know it's a Pipeline designed to manage videos, but it used to be copying files at over 125MB/s and now it's crawling at less than 30MB/s. I've tried swapping sata cables, disconnecting and reconnecting the power cable and nothing. What's wrong?
  9. N

    Question ram Problem or what ?

    I used to have a 2133Mhz 4GB ram already installed in my pc ,and now i bought another 4gb ddr4 2133Mhz ram of and when I added that ram into my pc,my pc seems to get stuck inside a restart loop after few minutes....both the ram sticks are showing in bios and there is no problem in...
  10. C

    Question System turned off while playing a game and now doesn't turn back on

    I was playing Factorio (a game that isn't very graphically demanding but can be cpu intensive at times) and then my pc suddenly turned off. I tried turning it back on and no activity except for an orange power LED on my motherboard. I looked around for a while on forums and came to the...
  11. R

    Windows BSOD problem

    So few days ago my win 10 randomly started giving me BSODs out of no where. The message was IRQL LESS OR EQUAL. Sometimes the bsod would appear shattered so I could not read the message. I did not install anything about that time but i still tried to recover it from last working build but during...
  12. H

    Computer not booting

    I have been reading guides and forum posts nonstop for the past 4 days and even took my computer to a local repair shop to have it diagnosed but I still don't have an answer, this forum has always been very helpful in the past with any questions I've had so I decided to finally post. Long story...
  13. mickyp2810

    Windows 10 Clock Watchdog Timeout / WHEA Uncorrectable error

    Hi all, I've recently been experiencing BSOD errors with my build randomly but seem to be able to force them also when I run 3DMark Benchmark. My system is made up of: Gigabyte B250-HD3P MB Intel i7 7700K CPU 16GB (2x8) Corsair Vengeance 2400 DDR4 RAM Zotac GTX 1080 Ti Mini GPU Crucial MX500...
  14. D

    Laptop won't work

    Like an idiot I attempted to charge a separate laptop battery by taking a usb cord that I cut and placing the positive wire to the positive side of the battery and negative wire to the negative side of the battery. Once I plugged the usb into my usb port of my HP envy it instantly killed all...
  15. A

    LOUD coil whine

    Hello, I just got my Gigabyte RX Vega 56 Gaming OC 8G gpu and installed it in my system. Specs: nzxt h500i case with two exhaust fans cooler master master liquid ml240r rgb aio ryzen 5 2600x 2x8gb corsair vengeance rgb 3200mhz msi b450 tomahawk 1x m.2 nvme from corsair 1x 500gb ssd 1x 1tb hdd...
  16. activegalaxys

    [SOLVED] Extremely slow hard disk read and write.

    I went to install Windows on one of my old OptiPlexes. This one still uses IDE, so I knew it'd be slow. However, it takes half an hour to format the drive, and then another half an hour to copy files. The Windows pre-install environment took about five minutes to actually get past the boot...
  17. O

    [SOLVED] MSI Z170a-pro MS(7971) motherboard not detecting new samsung 970 evo nvme ssd.

    Been trying to trouble shoot this problem for about 6 hours now, looking at the MSI manual it says it supports this PCIe m.2 but no sign of it anywhere in bios or after booting (Samsung magician or disk manager). Bios and drivers are all up to date. In the bios there seems to be no mention of...
  18. kaiteck

    [SOLVED] CPU fan making noise

    My 6 year old cpu fan on my hyper 212 evo is making screeching sound. Is it fine if I replace the fan with my case fans?
  19. J

    2080ti Upgrade Worth It?

    Would it make any sense to do so at this time? I currently own a 1080ti.
  20. J

    Laptop display stuck on zoom

    I have an ASUS laptop from ~2016, running on Windows 10. I restarted my laptop earlier tonight and when it turned back on, its now so zoomed in that I can barely see the screen or anything on it. I've tried to go into settings, but the screen is so zoomed in that I can't see any of the options...