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    Question Can I mix these RAMs?

    Hi, I have the Asus Z97-PRO and I want to mix rams in my system. My existing setup includes 4 X 2GB DDR3 1600 Mhz. More details here: I have a new (single) RAM stick of DDR 8 GB RAM, with a speed of 1866 Mhz from a different brand (Kllisre): I have currently installed the new stick in Slot...
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    [SOLVED] i5-6500 + RX 580 8gb, good combo for gaming?

    Friend of mine has offered to sell me i5 6500, ASUS B150 Pro Gaming Aura, XPG Dazzle 2x8GB (2400MHz) for around $267. (used parts, around 2 years old but the parts still have warranty) I am wondering if that's a good thing to pair with RX 580 8gb and will games like Battlefield 1 and Hunt...
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    Question why cant i get dual channel to enable

    cant get full 16gb of ram cant get pc to go into dual channel last i checked my mobo could do dual channel on the specs ..... cpu A6-6400k 3.9 GHz ram- is ddr3 16GB (2x8gb ddr3 sticks 1333Mhz) mobo- A68HM-P33
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    Question 2GB 1333 + 4GB 1600 vs. 4GB 1600

    My computer is currently running a DDR3 2GB 1333 ram. I am planning to add/replace it with a DDR3 4GB 1600. Should I set it up with a total of 6GB but runs at 1333 or 4GB that runs at 1600? Also my computer is Acer Aspire M3970.
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    Question Hyper X Dual Channel with 3 Dimms not working! (FIXED)

    Super nooby but please help, am only young. I already have 2 x 8 Gb HyperX Fury Black DDR3 - 1866 sticks running in dual channel. I recently won another 8 Gb dimm of HyperX Fury Black DDR3 - 1600 ... Was told it would work but system will power up, chill for about a minute then switch off and...
  6. Nates10

    Question Is Kingston HyperX Fury (HX318C10F/8) will be compatible to my PC?

    Hi, I want to upgrade my RAM to 16GB. However, I'm not sure if this is good to my PC. Please check my PC Specs Below: CPU: Intel Core i5-4460 3.20GHz Motherboard: Lenovo Sharkbay 90B6006GIX RAM: Ramaxel 1600 & Micron 1600 Please help. I'm not good in upgrading pc, any help will be...
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    [SOLVED] Upgrade Suggestions? Need new motherboard/New CPU, RAM, and motherboard

    I am in need to upgrade my computer due to certain parts not working with each other - I took it to the repair shop and they said I needed a new motherboard as my GPU (R9 390, second hand) wasn't working due to my motherboard being faulty. I currently have an i5 4460K processor with the 1150...
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    [SOLVED] Adding RAM to intel DH55PJ , pc keeps restarting after getting stuck on windows logo...

    PC build : intel DH55PJ motherboard , core i3 540 (discontinued version ), ram : silicon power SP002GBL TUI133V02 DDR3 1333 (CL9) 2GB 1011SO0550(13V) Newly Bought RAM: PC3 12800U 4GB DDR3 1600 MHz 512x8 81C CL11.0 U-DIMM (1.5V) 04x9006152232 9DXXCN4E made in Taiwan Windows 10 home...
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    Question Add RAM or replace?

    Hi! Right now I have 2x 4GB DDR3 Kingston hyperx 1333mhz CL9 RAM. I was thinking about either buying another pair of the same ram or replacing the old one completely with 2x 8GB DDR3 kingston 1600mhz CL10 RAM. Adding more would be slight cheaper but price isn't that much of an issue so which...
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    [SOLVED] New Ram Hyper Fury 8gb wont work/show on my PC

    So i just bought the Blue Hyper Furry 8GB DDR3 and was glad to recieve it finaly. i putt it on the second slot of my motherboard bcus i only have 2 slots. One for the the 8g Samsung M378B1G73EB0-CK0 1x8GB. Ok so afterwards i took all my cables in again and then started the PC. Waited a bit and...
  11. Falxyar

    Question Should I use single-channel 24GB of ram or dual-channel 16GB of ram?

    Hello, this is my first time ever in any forum asking anything in all my life, so please, forgive my ignorance, I would just like a direct answer on what I should be doing. Here's the situation. I've been slowly upgrading my PC over the years, started with most of the stuff I've got, and...
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    Question HP 450 G4 RAM upgrade

    I have a HP 450 G4 with a 4GB DDR3 and I wanna bump it up as much as possible. I saw that it only goes up to 8GB on the HP website. I also have an old 450 G0 which goes up to 16GB. How is that possible? I want to at least go up to 12GB. Can this be done? :)
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    Question Toshiba Satellite C640 (PSC2UG-00P001) RAM Upgrade

    My laptop is Toshiba Satellite C640 (PSC2UG-00P001). Please visit the following link to see the full configuration. https://www.91mobiles.com/toshiba-c640-x4012-core-i5-2nd-gen-4-gb-500-gb-dos-laptop-price-in-india-59342 The current RAM total capacity is 4GB. 2GB in each slot. its specification...
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    Question RAM stick recognized in BIOS but not utilized when running

    Hi all, I recently purchased a SAMSUNG 32GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 32 GB Server Memory Model M386B4G70DM0-CMA RAM stick for an upgrade to my computer. My motherboard is an Asus Z97-A, which I read supports up to 32 GB and DDR3 memory. However, when I replaced my previous 2 sticks, 2x4...
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    Question Why, when 3 sticks, game performance is atleast 60% lower than two?

    Hi TH, I have recently been having some issues with my computer, I was getting tons of BSOD's to the point where I could no longer boot windows. Being me, I just tried re-installing windows. I had found this ROG Windows 10, it's pretty cool, it states performance increase for games and...
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    Question How to identifies kits of RAMs that will run at their advertised speeds WITHOUT requiring XMP or any other BIOS option tweak/change

    Want to upgrade a friend RAM to a 16GB kit which is the limit on his board but read that some kits require a specific BIOS option to run at the advertised speeds, which this board doesn't have The BIOS is extremely limited and there are no option to adjust/modify anything Ram related...
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    [SOLVED] Are my RAM compatible to each other, the CPU and Motherboard?

    Now that I know that my RAM is causing the issue of an BSOD, I want to know if my RAM is compatible with each other. I've did Memtest86 and the Memory diagnostics and nothing seemed to show up. I also want to know if it could be an issue of my Motherboard causing this issue. I get the BSODs...
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    Question So I just found out that 2 out of 4 of my sticks of ram are slower.

    Hello, So I am not particularly sure if this is REALLY a problem, however I have always wondered why sometimes I may have minor stuttering in some games. I was always thinking "is it my graphics card?", "is it my cpu?", etc. It might be because of how two out of four of my ram sticks are slower...
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    Question Planning to add more RAM, do I have to use ECC?

    Hello, I bought a while back a refurbished office PC with added graphics card, mainly for gaming. I would now want to add more RAM, as that seems to be the bottleneck in some games. Motherboard is Fujitsu Celsius W530 with Intel Xeon processor, so EEC/non-EEc is fine, double channeling is also...
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    Question MSI H61M-P31/W8 motherboard doesn't detect ram

    Hello, I have a MSI H61M-P31/W8 motherboard, and I have 2x4GB Samsung DDR3-12800 ram installed, but it does not detect all of the ram, only one stick, when I went into BIOS, it only says there is 4GB of physical ram installed, when I went to Windows, it says there is 4GB of ram installed, how do...
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    Question DDR3 RAM replacement/compatibility

    Greetings! I have a relatively old HP e9000 desktop unit with an Intel Core 2 Quad processor. The thing is crazy slow, but I'm hoping that a simple RAM upgrade might help a bit to make it useable as a first computer for my 7 year old. It has three sticks of Micron 2GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3...
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    Question Help me purchase proper ram...

    Guys, I am stuck in a problem. I have a 8 years old pc with motherboard foxconn-g41mxe, having processor Intel pentium dual core cpu 5500 at 2.80ghz And a 1gb ddr3 ram. Now I want to upgrade my memory to atleast 4gb. Anything above it will also be fine. Now I am not able to choose the...
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    [SOLVED] My ram is 1866hmz but its only running on 666.5 mhz (1333 ghz i guess)

    so here is my problem my kingston hyperx 8gb ddr3 1866 ram (HX318C10F/8) only running at 1333 mhz on my motherboard which is asus p8h61-m lx3 r2.0 and i tried changing 1333 mhz to 1866 and 1600 mhz in bios ai tweaker but after changing it from 1333 mhz to 1866 or 1600 my screen goes black cpu...
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    Build Advice Upgrade or build a new one?

    Hi all, My computer sometimes have some warning like "Motherboard -124.0 centigrade" or "Motherboard +12V 0.000V". Also, the usage of CPU always between 95% to 100% while playing PUBG at 1080p. Current System was built in 2012 CPU: I5-3470 @ 3.2 Cooling: Cooler Master MA610P Mobo: Asus P8B75-V...
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    Discussion DDR3 Memory Overclock past XMP

    Hi everyone, I'm just wondering about my overclock on the 2 memory modules I am using in my PC (Using ASUS p8Z77-m pro Motherboard and I7 3770): Corsair Vengeance Pro 1866MHz CL9-10-9-27-2T 1.5V 2x8gb dual channel It is originally a kit of 4 but I purchased 2 sticks. I decided to mess...
  26. a5hwin

    Question 4gb 1333mhz vs 6gb 667mhz

    I have a 2gb ddr3 desktop ramstick clocked at 667mhz and another 4gb ddr3 desktop ramstick clocked @1333mhz If i use both of them together then the motherboard underclocks the 4gb ramstick to 667mhz and i get a total ram of 6gb @667MHz So should i go for only 4gb @1333mhz or use both and get...
  27. darko.skulic

    Question Will 2x2gb and 2x4gb ram work just fine?

    Hey guys how are you doing? i have a pc with a gigabyte ga 990xa udr3 motherboard and a phenom iix4 955 processor. I hav 2x2gb 1600mhz patriot ddr3 ram. But my pc is not very good at gaming and lately it started dropnig fps on games. I wanna put 8gb 2x4gb 1600mhz and i found adata 2x4gb sticks...
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    Question Is it worth upgrading to DDR4 or getting more DDR3 ram

    Hello, Intel Core i7 4770 Dell 0KWVT8 motherboard 2x 4gb DDR3 @ 1600MHz (cpu-z says 800mhz but I assume that is for each stick) AMD r9 290 A couple of years back I bought a Dell XPS 8700 prebuilt computer. I have upgraded the PC's graphics card and power supply only. I have an r9 290 in it...
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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 What motherboard do I need for an i7 4790k 4.0Ghz?

    Also have 1600Mhz Corsair DDR3 ram, need new mobo any suggestions? Or anyway I can find a list of compatible mobos?
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    [SOLVED] mixing ram

    Hi guys, i have just upgraded my ram to 16gb, i now have 2 spare 4gb sticks, i am just wondering if i put that into another pc with 2 4gb already in there (both ddr3 and 1600MHz) but different brands, there are 2 more empty slots on the other pc so then it can be 16gb also, could this...
  32. oliver.kausland

    Question Different ram

    Hi, I have a ddr3 build and found some ram (2GB). I tried it and it worked but i found out that it was a bit slower than my other ones. Would it be better to not have it or keep it in. I mostly game on my pc if that matters.
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    [SOLVED] Adding a Generic Ram with my old KingstonValue RAM (KVR13N9S8)

    Generic Ram Specs:. Type: 240-Pin DDR3 1333 Only compatible with for AMD. Pin Number is 240 pin. Bandwidth is PC3-10600. Specification: Model: DDR3 Memory Frequency: 1333MHz Memory Capacity: 4G Compatible: for AMD only Bandwidth: PC3-10600 Voltage: 1.5V Pin Number: 240pin The Specs of my...
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    Question Can a DDR3 type GPU be used with a DDR4 type motherboard?

    I was planing to buy a 2GB GPU. In the specifications of that GPU, I noticed it has DDR3 type memory. My motherboard is Gigabyte Z370XP SLI DDR4 8th Gen Intel LGA1151 Socket Mainboard. It supports DDR4 type RAM. I'm confused if it will support a DDR3 type GPU.
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    [SOLVED] What is bottlenecking my system?? (screenshot)

    Posting a screenshot below of GTAV (single player) with RTSS, I'm not sure what is bottlenecking my GPU, as my CPU is at 50-60%, I understand 120fps is nothing to complain about regardless, however it does it too on some other games, and im not sure what the issue is. Also I have no V-sync or...
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    [SOLVED] Ram and brand compatibles with t1650

    hi, recently i got a dell mobo for t1650 compatible with standard psu, and this mobo is compatible with i3 2120, and i need some models, brand of ram which are compatibles with this motherboard. i put in a kingston memory and doesn't recognize, they on and later they off constantly. i need any...
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    Question Overclock DDR3 1600 to 2133mhz?

    Hello! I have 4x8GB of Hynix DDR3L 1600mhz Ram (1.35v) and I was wondering if you can overclock to 2133mhz with BIOS? I'm kind of a noob at overclocking but there's a setting in my bios that says "DRAM Frequency" and there's an option to select it to 2133 mhz. I'm wondering if that would be fine...
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    Question RAM won't run

    Hey guys i recently bought this ram. Click here for link. I have G41C-VS motherboard and this ram wont run. I have 2x4GB since my motherboard is dual channeled. When i put the sticks the computer starts fans spin everything is alright but the screen stays dark. Idk whats the problem and i cant...
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    [SOLVED] i5 3rd Gen 16GB RAM vs i5 th Gen 8 GB RAM vs i7 3rd Gen 16 GB RAM

    I owe an IT company and want to built a budget PC for my developers. I looked up at different variants and liked the following three: i5 3470 3.2GHZ + 16GB DDR3 RAM + Nvidia 710 Graphics with 2GB RAM + 1.0 TB Hard Disk i5 7400 3.0Ghz + 8 GB DDR4 RAM + 120 GB SSD + 1.0 TB Hard Disk i7 3770...
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    Question Can i run fallout 4 and far cry 5 with these specs?

    Core i5 4210U 6gb ddr3 ram Geforce gt 840M 2gb