DDR3

Forum discussion tagged with DDR3.
  1. Atherak

    Question Possible faulty memory stick

    Hello, I have 4 memory sticks G.Skill TridentX 2133 16GB 2x8 CL9, bought separatedly (2 and 2). My MOBO is GA-Z97X-Gaming 5, so no issues here. I have installed the 4 sticks together and my PC turns on but it stares at black screen, cannot do anything only restart. Then I have tried the memory...
  2. blue_rays

    Question Timing Bottleneck? (2x4GB CL9 + 2x4GB CL11)

    Hi there, I've got an Asus P8Z77-V mobo and I use 2x4GB Corsair Vengeance CL9 1600MHz as a dual-channel memory on it. My current mainboard profile uses them at 1333MHz freq. I'm not gonna OC or change this profile for a while (Maybe later) I'm going to add another 2x4GB memory but I'm...
  3. Tapogam

    Question Need to upgrade ram but can't find same brand ram. What to do? HELP!

    Hello everyone, I want to upgrade my single channel ram setup to dual-channel from ram capacity from 8GB to 16GB but I am unable to find the same brand ram in the market. They're showing out of stock since this Covid-19 affected us. Currently, I am using this ram in my PC (Corsair vengeance...
  4. O

    [SOLVED] DDR3 vs DDR4 - Memory Consumption?

    Hello, I am getting a new laptop, my old laptop is current on the older ddr3 generation for memory and a I5 4200U. I'm deciding whether to get 8 or 16GB. I'm browsing the web for these newer Mid / High Range laptops with the new 10th Gen, previous 9th, 8th, and AMD Processors. Most seem to...
  5. R

    Question XPM not found

    First I will say the necessary information: Placa GA-P55-USB3 (Rev 2.0) Intel Xeon x3480 16GB RAM 4x4GB G.Skill Ripjaws X DDR3 2400 PC3-19200 CL11 Well my board supports 4GB modules at maximum 2200Mhz. When installing everything well, I get into the BIOS, apply the XMP profile "Profile 1"...
  6. Hd njcdf

    Question AMD FX(tm)-6300/ w ddr4?

    Hello, im working on my first PC and im trying to upgrade it. It was bought as a prebuilt some time ago and it still runs ddr3 and the AMD FX-(tm) 6300 processor.eventually I will upgrade all of this but for now I can only do the motherboard and ram. So my question is, will I be able to use this...
  7. B

    Question Ssd ddr3 to ddr4 ?

    Guys i really need help , i have an ssd m.2 ddr3 motherboard gigabyte i5 3470 So i.bought a new pc which is motherboard z170 , i have.an ssd m.2 in my i5 3470.motherboard which is ddr3 , well i tried to put.it.on.my z170 ddr4 motherboard , but i cant , the stick in of the ssd , is bigger than...
  8. S

    [SOLVED] Wrong memory speeds

    Hello! I got corsair vengeance ddr3 (2x4gb) 1600mhz memory kit (MOBO: Asrock 970 pro3 & CPU: AMD fx-6300). In bios it shows possible frequencies but there is no 1600mhz, only 880, 1172, 1466, 1760, 2052, 2346, 2640. Which one should I pick or how do I get correct speeds appear in bios. Sticks...
  9. 5leadgaming

    Question RAM Question Regarding Asus P5KC

    I have a question about this motherboard. As I have read online, you can either have 4 sticks of DDR2 memory up to 8gb, or have either 2 sticks of 2gb ddr3 or 1 stick of 4gb, but I have seen videos with this same motherboard and same BIOS version, that have 8gb of ddr3 memory, identified with...
  10. P

    Question PC stuck in reboot loop when single RAM stick inserted

    Hi all, I have a system with 20gb of RAM (two 8GB sticks and two 2GB sticks). Just recently I figured out my 8GB sticks are faster than my 2GB sticks, so the net speed is slowed from 1866 to 1333 MHz. Therefore I want to only use the two 8GB sticks in dual mode. When I try to run my PC with...
  11. H

    Question ASUS Z-97A "Overclocking failed" then blue screen "Inaccessible boot drive" after installing new RAM

    Hi everyone, Today I received 2 new 8gb sticks of Crucial Ballistic Sport DDR3 - 1600 ram off of eBay to add to my already existing sticks of the same type. I put the new sticks in and assumed everything would be fine... it wasn't. My computer went into a reset loop and after manually...
  12. Nukero

    Question I need help setting 2 different speed rams

    First of all, hi everyone and I hope everyone is staying healthy and safe at home! Soo I have these rams: 2x4gb DDR3 800MHz PC3-12800 from G.skill (9-9-9-24) 2x4gb DDR3 2400MHz Patriot PXD38G2400C11K Viper Xtreme (11-11-11-30) I've tested both of these set of rams and both sets run...
  13. T

    Question Computer won't boot to bios with new ram

    I recently purchased 8gb ddr3 for my home server to update its 4gb ram. I checked all the specs and everything to make sure that the ram will work. I purchased the ram (https://www.ebay.com/itm/Axiom-8GB-PC3-10600R-DDR3-Server-Memory/283823259763 ) and installed it after removing the old 4gb...
  14. J

    [SOLVED] Is it worth buying more RAM (DDR3) or should I move to DDR4 (for gaming)

    Starting to notice games nowadays are requiring more and more RAM to run at peak performance. My current (relatively old) PC has 8GB DDR3 and I was wondering if it is more sensible to just buy 8GB more for around £40 or to switch out and completely upgrade? My current PC: 2 x 4GB DDR3 RAM i5...
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    Question I can't make my 4x 2GB DDR3 RAM work (Acer G43T-AM4 LGA 775)

    Hello, i recently bought new mobo for my Intel Q8200 to upgrade my RAM from DDR2 to DDR3. Bought my new ones and there is a problem. PC only starts up whenever there is one of them, tried to do other configurations, but only this specific one is working. Worth to note: the one that works is...
  16. RealSmoke

    [SOLVED] Will 1866mhz ram work with a 1333mhz compatible motherboard?

    I want to upgrade my ram from 4 gigs to 8 and found this nice deal, the seller is willing to sell for only 30 euros! https://www.marktplaats.nl/a/computers-en-software/geheugens/m1516657940-kingston-hyperx-fury-8gb-2x4gb-ddr3-great-condition-ram.html?c=9b26ed2a557deff636f4f8b9c5b7a618 But...
  17. 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...
  18. Y

    Question ddr3 ram making beep sound when powering up?

    Hello, i have a pc that uses ddr3 ram, yeah yeah i know its old, anyways so recently one of my ram sticks died so i bought two used ddr3 ram sticks from a guy, so when i put the ones he sold me and power on the pc the pc beeps 3 times and theres no signal on my monitor. the beepinig only happens...
  19. P

    Question 5 pin connection for cpu and fan header on motherboard Dell 9010?

    SPECS: processor i5-3570, motherboard Q77 Dell motherboard, PSU: haven't decided yet, RAM: 8GB DDR3 from Dell 9010 Hello can someone please help i just took apart a dell 9010 system and decided to put in another case, after i installed into the new case i ran into problem because the...
  20. G

    Question I want to update from i5-4590. What to choose?

    Hi guys my current build is i5-4590 GTX 1060 3GB Asrock B85M Pro3 DDR3 C9 1600MHZ 4x4GB/ 16GB Plextor M6S 128GB(Windows) Ive noticed that my CPU is not performing really well, when i play PUBG for example it gets to 100% CPU usage on medium settings and get fps drops and lag spikes. What...