Forum discussion tagged with DDR.
  1. [SOLVED] RAM - half speed, half size, half mental issues.

    Hello, I have had recently many tough times with RAM, now I have bought a new HX432C16PB3K2/32 - the specs of this baby are such: 3200MHz, 32 GB, CL-16. Once I first plugged them in (right after clearing CMOS because I was testing the other RAM before which did not work and took a lot out of my...
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    Question Are there any ddr3 to ddr adapters ?

    I have an unused ram stick that is ddr3 and I need a ddr stick for one build, any chance there is some adapter that lets me use the ddr3 one ?
  3. Question base 64k memory failure - G.Skill 2x8GB 3000 MHz, MSI B350M Gaming Pro

    Hello everyone. Yesterday my system booted up without beeps and it showed 8.00GB RAM (7.95GB usable) (instead of 16.00GB and around 16.00GB usable) in PC specs. I updated the BIOS, and it was fixed. But today, 10 minutes ago, display suddenly showed no signal while PC was running, i heard no...
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    Question Mixing and matching memory modules: Two sets of 2 vs one set of 4 memory modules

    I am wondering, if there is some performance and/or compatibility issue or difference between use of 2 sets of 2 memory modules and/or one set of 4 memory modules. To be more specific, my motherboard is the ASUS Prime X299-Deluxe II (LGA2066, Intel Core X-Series), the processor is the Intel...
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    [SOLVED] Ram degradation?

    Hi. This is my first post and it´s about a problem I´ve been trying to fix. I really hope someone can help me out. Usually I use the pc for gaming, 3D modelling, rendering and browing the web. I´ve been using it for the past year or so without any flaws. Cpu running at stock speeds, ram...
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    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...
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    [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.
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    [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?
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    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...
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    Question ?

    when will 3000 series realased ?
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    [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?
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    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...
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    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?
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    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...
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    [SOLVED] 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...
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    [SOLVED] 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...
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    [SOLVED] 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...
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    [SOLVED] 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...
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    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...
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    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...