Forum discussion tagged with DDR4.
  1. StevenRogers199

    Question Issues with my DRAM

    Greetings people of Tom's Hardware! I recently updated from 4 sticks of 4gb each (total of 16gb) of Kingston Hyper-x Fury 2133mhz to 2 sticks of 16gb each of Corsair Vengeance LPX (BOTH on DDR4). Ever since i updated i've had extreme stability issues, crashes and performance losses. Crashes...
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    Question Will lower Cas Latency give me better FPS in games?

    So currently i have 8gb 2133Mhz DDR4 ram, and im looking to upgrade it to 16GB 2400Mhz DDR4 ram, So there are 2 options for me, one of the rams has 17 CL but the other has 15 CL, i will save about 15 euros if i chose the ram with 17 CL, should i spend more and get the ram with 15 CL, and if so...
  3. jlam55555

    Question DDR4 2666MHz RAM for DDR4 2400MHz CPU

    I know variants of this question have been asked before but I to clarify a detail I saw in another post. I'm looking at some laptops like this Dell Inspiron, which uses a single-channel 8Gb DDR4 2666MHz RAM. The manual states that all configurations supported are 2400MHz, single- or...
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    Question Defect RAM?

    I installed my new RAM today, (Corsair LPX 16GB 2666Mhz DDR4) Almost every hour im getting Blue Screens with different error codes like ‘MEMORY_MANAGEMENT’ and then it restarts and after an hour im getting the same error. No idea what this is supposed to mean. Please help.
  5. T

    Question Nearly every game crashing on a new system

    So I recently did a sweep of upgrades for my computer and have been having constant issues with most games crashing. The crashes are sometimes CTDs, hard freezes, or freezes with audio still playing in the background. Titanfall 2 has given me a specific graphics error sometimes before closing as...
  6. mossi

    Question What AM4 motherboard do I need for 4 sticks of DDR4 3000mhz on dual channel and XMP?

    What AM4 motherboard do I need for 4 sticks of DDR4 3000mhz on dual channel? I bought 4x4gb DDR4 3000mhz pack of Corsair Vengeance LPX in preparation for upgrading to AM4 and Ryzen 3000. Now they use XMP so my question would be, what AM4 motherboard do I need for these 4 sticks of DDR4 to run...
  7. M

    Question Fast 32GB memory?

    I currently have eight 16GB memory installed on my PC. But I now need more, and there is no more slot on my motherboard so I want to buy 32GB memory. On Amazon, I found these three. https://www.amazon.com/Crucial-Technology-RAM-Memory-CT32G4RFD4266/dp/B01N5HME0X/...
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    Question DRAM-led on motherboard

    hi, I just build a pc and when i turned it onit all worked and i was able to get in the BIOS. But the next day when i wanted to boot from my USB, the bios crashed. Since then i get a orange led on my motherboard by DRAM. I've bought already new RAM-sticks who were compitable with the...
  9. Crashman

    Review G.Skill Trident Z RGB 2x 16GB DDR4-3600 C17 Kit Review: Elusive Value

    Can an RGB memory kit offer better value at DDR4-3600 CAS 17? Perhaps not in the US. But it may be tough to find this G.Skill kit in stock when you’re ready to buy. G.Skill Trident Z RGB 2x 16GB DDR4-3600 C17 Kit Review: Elusive Value : Read more
  10. imoob

    [SOLVED] Fake HyperX Fury?

    Hello, Im thinking about buying DDR4 HyperX Fury ram on ebay and im not sure if the ram im looking at is fake or real. Im looking to get 8gb (2x4) 2666mhz for £36 ($45). Im a bit suspicious because in the item description its listed as unbranded. Thanks Ebay Listing US Ebay Listing UK
  11. xjcarter99x

    Question RAM, Motherboard, and CPU Compatibility

    I am looking at a EVGA Z390 Dark motherboard, as well as the Intel i9 9900k CPU. I am having difficulty selecting a compatible RAM stick for it. The motherboard supports DDR4 4600MHz and the CPU shows only DDR4 2666MHz. Am I completely limited to 2666MHz RAM, or can I go with something higher...
  12. Crashman

    Review Patriot Viper Steel 2x 16GB DDR4-3200 C16 Kit: Disruptive Value

    Just when we thought we’d found the ultimate value in a 32GB dual-channel performance kit, Patriot stepped in to deliver low-priced RAM excellence. Patriot Viper Steel 2x 16GB DDR4-3200 C16 Kit: Disruptive Value : Read more
  13. Crashman

    Review HyperX Predator 2x16GB DDR4-3600 C17 Review: RGB-Free, for a Price

    HyperX Predator's 2x16GB 3600 kit offers a performance bump with good DDR4-3600 timings, but at what cost? HyperX Predator 2x16GB DDR4-3600 C17 Review: RGB-Free, for a Price : Read more
  14. Gosraj

    Question Which MOBO works best with this setup?

    Turns out I lied when I said that my last post that, well, was my last post. Now I'm here to just ask which motherboard would go best with this setup: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/vyXL8Y Really just making sure it's compatible with everything (NVMe M.2, DDR4 3200, etc) I'd like to keep the...
  15. Crashman

    Article G.Skill Ripjaws V DDR4-3200 2x16GB Kit Review: No Lights, Nice Price

    If your CPU and board support DDR4-3200 XMP, G.Skill's Ripjaws V DDR4-3200 2x16GB Kit is an great value, so long as you don't need your memory to flash or blink. G.Skill Ripjaws V DDR4-3200 2x16GB Kit Review: No Lights, Nice Price : Read more
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    Question Difference between these near-identical RAM?

    https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231829 and https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231882 What is the difference? Beside the heatsink, they have the same latency, clock speed, timing, and voltage. I have a desktop with the $60 ones, and wondering if i...
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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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    Question Very odd RAM behavior

    Hello, I am currently running an i3-7350k (stock settings) on a Z270-D3H motherboard with an 8GB Corsair Vengeance LPX kit (CMK8GX4M2B3000C15). While it is a second-hand machine, it has not been used for too long, nor was it abused or neglected. The RAM worked flawlessly for him, as it did for...
  19. 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?
  20. S

    Question Should I buy the MSI Z390 Godlike motherboard for $600 to try to get the 4500Mhz Speeds advertised on my DDR4 Memory Ram?

    Hello all, This is my current motherboard: https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813144214 It says that it supports up to 4500Mhz OC Memory Ram so I bought this Corsair Kit: https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820236251 With only 2 of these memory sticks...