Forum discussion tagged with ddr5.
  1. M

    Question When will there be a motherboard that supports at least 256GB DDR5 RAM?

    I have a motherboard that supports 256GB DDR4 RAM. I have a motherboard that supports 128GB DDR5 RAM. But I really want to have a motherboard that supports 256GB DDR5 RAM. I can't find this anywhere. When will there be a motherboard that supports at least 256GB DDR5 RAM?
  2. M

    Question Why are 32GB DDR5 RAM getting cheaper quickly?

    Crucial DDR5 4800_32G was 184USD just one or two months ago when I bought it, now it's 136USD. Kingston FURY Beast DDR5-5600 32G was beyond 200USD as far as I remember just one or two months ago, but now it's 177USD. Is there some soon upcoming new RAM release plan out there? Why are they...
  3. M

    Question Will any component for DDR6 be released before Dec 31?

    I have some money that I can use before Dec 31. If I don't spend it by then, it will be gone. Will any component for DDR6 be released before Dec 31? I already have a computer designed for DDR5 like this: Crucial P5 2TB PCIe M.2 GIGABYTE Radeon RX 6500 XT GAMING OC 4G(GV-R65XTGAMING OC-4GD)...
  4. C

    Question DDR5 5600mhz vs 6200mhz.

    Hello. I need advice. Should I pay an extra 70$ for 6200mhz or 5600 is fine? Both versions C36.(corsair dominator) I didn't really find any comparison on the internet.
  5. philip.higley

    Question Z690 Aorus Pro DDR5 does not POST ?

    I have been trying to solve this problem for about a day, I've tried flashing the BIOS to no avail. I have tried all possible RAM configurations and I am at a loss for what to do. I am using Kingston Hyperx DDR5 32GB 5200MHz. Gets to code 79 which is "CSM initialization" and then crashes. VRAM...
  6. S

    Question BIOS crashes on DRAM (orange light), BIOS can only post in safe mode ?

    Hello folks! On a totally new machine, I am stuck on ASUS BIOS safe mode boot, shortly after installing Windows and using the computer for few days. Unfortunatelly I let ASUS AI Tweaker to do its run, and it seems it messed something and now I can only boot manually the drive with Windows...
  7. T

    Question Problem with new i7-12700K - DDR5 build ?

    Asus rog strix b660-g wifi i7-12700K Crucial RAM CT2K32G48C40U5 64GB Kit (2x32GB) DDR5 4800MHz CL40 I can't boot BIOS, no hdmi signal at all. Display is checked with another computer. Then I made a minimal build with only mobo, processor and one piece of RAM Same result. Power is ok, all the...
  8. thewisecarver

    [SOLVED] new build compatibility issue

    There have been many changes since my last build 10yrs ago. I swapped out a PSU and it hasn't booted, RIP. I need a new PC anyway and am excited about a new build. These are the parts I have so far. After some review, it looks like I can't seem to find everything on compatibility lists. Are...
  9. Lazemni

    Question CPU-Z showing very low frequency of 4800-DDR5 laptop ram?

    Hello, I just bought ROG Zephyrus G15 (2022 version) with 16GB DDR5 RAM (8 soldered + 8 stick), and I just installed CPU-Z to check the RAM and this is what I got: What the hell are those readings! (575 MHZ DRAM Frequency?) (Uncore Frequency 287.8MHZ) I also got this result in SPD tab...
  10. J

    Question Is my brand new 3080 dead?

    Recently built myself a new lga1700 pc (specs below), however I have a sneaking suspicion that my GPU is a dud :/ Specs i7-12700K(F) ZOTAC RTX3080 Amp Holo 10GB 32GB DDR5 5200MHz Kingston Fury BEAST Gigabyte Z690 Gaming X A couple of decent m.2 ssd’s I have experienced a couple of crashes...
  11. yuvaldo

    [SOLVED] Is DDR5 6400MHz CL32 RAM compatible with ASUS PRIME Z690-P ?

    for example this: G.Skill Trident Z5 RGB 2x16GB DDR5 6400MHz CL32 with: ASUS PRIME Z690-P DDR5 LGA1700 im not sure cause it says on asus site: 4 x DIMM, Max. 128GB, DDR5 6000(OC)/ 5800(OC)/ 5600(OC)/ 5400(OC)/ 5200(OC)/ 5000(OC)/ 4800 Non-ECC, Un-buffered Memory*
  12. SeverinV

    [SOLVED] Building a pc now. Should i focus on ddr4 or ddr5 ?

    Hey, I checked the effectiveness of ddr4 compared to ddr5 and the difference is not a big one. So I am wondering if it is worth buying the ddr4 system? For example, 32 GB of ddr4 3600 cl16 is a roughly similar price to ddr5 4800. Thanks for the info,
  13. S

    [SOLVED] 12900k video editing build

    I'm building a new system for video editing in Premiere Pro and After Effects. So far im looking at: CPU: 12900k Motherboard: z690 aorus pro / aorus ultra / aourus master / asus hero, MSI MPG Z690 Carbon? RAM: DDR5 64 GB, 4000-4800 mhz PSU: 750 - 850W GPU: 3060 ti / 3070 / 3080 Storage: 2x...
  14. G

    [SOLVED] Need to build a rig 12th gen Intel-Asus Setup

    Need to build a rig 12th gen Intel-Asus Setup Budget($2500) Requirements: 12th Gen Intel Core i9-12900 GPU RTX 3080 EATX Motherboard DDR5 WiFi 6 PCIe 5.0 support Lian Li fans 4k Monitor Thank you
  15. L

    Question Which DDR5 RAM suits my setup?

    Hello, this is my setup. I had G.Skill Trident Z5 RGB 32 GB (2 x 16 GB) DDR5-6000 CL36 Memory but 5 days later, one stick of RAM stopped to work. I decided to purchase to same product. 5 days later, same issue and I sent it back again 🙃 That's why I'm seeking your help now, do you know what...
  16. alexander65536

    [SOLVED] Asus ROG Z690 Hero Boot issues

    Hi All, I recently bought the above MB and built my computer with the following components: CPU - Intel 12900K MB - Asus Z690 Hero RAM - 4 sticks of GSkill F5-6000J3636F16GX2-TZ5RK GPU - ROG 3080 ti So my setup has 3 monitors. Two things happen consistently when I try to boot after a long time...
  17. SierraArgo

    [SOLVED] Should I Wait?

    Hi all, I wanted to ask for opinions on an upgrade. Currently, I am running an x370 board that is getting a bit long in the tooth. It is no longer getting firmware updates so support for some of its features is fading fast, and so I wanted to upgrade. Is it worth waiting for AMD's DDR 5...
  18. [SOLVED] Understanding 12th gen CPUs memory controller limitations ?

    Greetings and happy new year to all 🥳🎄 ! This is a theoretical question, please consider I'm not building a new rig and don't need any advices like "there won't be performance benefit" or "best available options right now to go with". Now I really hope someone will answer this question, at...
  19. FA7A2

    [SOLVED] USB 3.2 Gen 1 Header not compatible with case?

    PC Part Picker states " Note:Corsair 5000D AIRFLOW ATX Mid Tower Case has a front panel USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type A port, but the Gigabyte Z690 GAMING X DDR4 ATX LGA1700 Motherboard does not have sufficient USB 3.2 Gen 1 headers. The case USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type A port will not be usable. "...
  20. Z

    [SOLVED] New built pc overheating

    Built a new pc for Christmas but it’s overheating and completely shutting off I did put small amounts of thermal paste on the cpu need a lot of help my specs are rtx 3080ti i9 12900k 32gb of ddr5 ram mobo is a msi mpg z690 carbon Wi-Fi case is a msi mpg gungnir 100d mid tower cpu cooling a...
  21. T

    [SOLVED] Help me decide between DDR4 and DDR5?

    I am finally building a new rig (mine is from 2015 with some upgrades in 2017). I am getting an Intel Core i7 12700K, along with a Z690 motherboard from Gigabyte (the Aorus Master. Naturally I assumed that DDR5 would be better by default, since it's newer and has higher clock speed, all the way...
  22. Zeekqtt

    [SOLVED] Will this bracket work with this fan and mother board?

    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B09FSV5H72/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B098XP1Y38/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o02_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1...
  23. X

    [SOLVED] Wait for Ryzen 6000 Series and DDR5?

    So currently I have: Ryzen 1700 Trident Z RGB 2x8GB 3200 Mhz GTX 1080 Aorus Extreme Edition B350 Tomahawk XFX 550 Watts PSU From the beginning I was rather disappointed with the mainboard, because they didn't seem to get everything running properly no matter what BIOS changes they made. Even...
  24. Spineworld_23

    [SOLVED] Is it better to wait for new PC parts?

    I sold my PC for a laptop, which was a terrible decision, and now I am in the process of repurchasing PC parts, but I was wondering, with all of the new series of features that will be arriving, like DDR5 and Intel's Alder Lake, I was wondering if it is better to spend much less on PC parts now...
  25. HardToSpell

    [SOLVED] I'm upgrading my RAM. Should I wait?

    I'm currently getting some upgrades for my rig while I wait for GPU prices to normalize here in South America. My next purchase will be for new ram sticks, as my current meager 4x4GB DDR4 is bottlenecking my system while I work from home. I've been reading on DDR5 coming out sometime soon™, and...
  26. MatthewJamess

    [SOLVED] Is now a good time to upgrade my CPU?

    First, I live in Argentina, so US prices and stocks don’t really apply here. This is my current set up: an I5 4460, 16gb ddr3 RAM, and a 2060 GPU. For a while now, I’ve been thinking of upgrading to a 10th gen Intel CPU, as Ryzen prices and availability here are a joke. However, now 11th gen is...
  27. Endre

    [SOLVED] Question: Can Alder Lake save Intel?

    Hello guys! I’m a PC enthusiast for quite some time. Until mid-2019 I’ve been an Intel “fan-boy”. But Intel started to lose their marketshare to AMD (and ARM). The next great platform from Intel that should get us all excited is the Alder Lake CPUs, on 10nm, with PCIe 4.0 / 5.0, and DDR5...
  28. N

    Question Consumer MB with DDR5: Intel or AMD first?

    There are so many leaks, rumors and announcements that is is very hard to keep track. I think I will upgrade when I get DDR5 (and hopefully also USB4). Nevermind all the fanboyism and other considerations, but just strictly on the topic: Do you think AMD or Intel will have the first consumer MB...
  29. M

    [SOLVED] Please suggest low-end GPU for G41 Motherboard, LGA 775 and core2duo processor

    my specs: e8500 core2duo 3.16 Ghz Dolgix 8GB (2*4GB) DDR3 RAM 1333MHz Asus NVIDIA GeForce 210 1 GB DDR3 Graphics Card ZEB-G41-D3, LGA 775 Socket 1 PCI Express x16 slot I am looking to upgrade to low-end 2 GB graphics card (not a gaming freak) for photoshop and editing purpose. Please suggest...
  30. Asthana.Me

    [SOLVED] i5 10th Gen Optimized PC

    Hi, I am looking forward for a Modern i5 10th Gen PC. One thing which I have chosen for storage would be 970 EVO Plus Samsung Drive (500 GB). Please suggest other Parts like Which motherboard options do I have which can support these, Also looking for a DDR4 with greater than 3500 Mghz or...
  31. R

    Question Can I fit RX 570

    So guys I bought a HP EliteDesk 800 G1 with, CPU: I5-4590 3.3GHz RAM:8GB DDR3 PSU:320W :( HDD:1T Now I had DVD Reader but I took it off to save even a bit of W for a GPU. I was considering maybe STRIX RX 570 4GB DDR5, or AREZ RX 560 GB DDR5. My question would be can my PSU run all components...
  32. R

    [SOLVED] Intel 10th gen/ddr5

    Hi all, Apologies if this has been asked before but I couldn’t find a definite (!) answer in any thread. My question is, what are the chances of 10th gen intel Comet Lake chips using ddr5? I’m planning a new build for this June but want to pick up the RAM now. I’m pretty sure it will still be...
  33. B

    Question Am5 cpu investment

    Hey everyone, so the issue is that im not 100% sure that am5 is coming next year with ddr5. So my question is should i just make a build with a 9600k and ddr4 ram now and upgrade to a ryzen 9 4th gen and XX80TI next year (Big boost in income next year). So should i buy ddr4 and a 3600 now and...
  34. 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?
  35. News SK Hynix, Samsung Detail the DDR5 Products Arriving This Year

    SK Hynix and Samsung presented their goals for DDR5 memory at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference with plans to release the products by 4Q19. Read more here. NATHANIEL MOTT @nathanielmott Nathaniel Mott is a Contributing Writer for Tom's Hardware US. He covers software and hardware...
  36. T

    My computer's CPU, GPU and Memory's usage is all low but my computer is very slow

    My computer had a problem that if someone was to stomp on the floor around the computer it would turn off, so my friend decided he would try fix it. He took apart the computer on my bed and cleaned everything and put them back in. We booted up the pc to it not working the first few times, but...
  37. B

    Internal HD Audio to 3.5mm Audio Out Jack

    I'm sure there is a way of doing this but I'm not completely sure how. I would like to add an extra audio output jack on the back of my PC (PURELY FOR AESTHETICS) instead of using the front panel. I don't have room for a sound card or anything and would prefer to just drill a small hole in the...
  38. A

    Asus b250 expert mining motherboard

    Hi All, I have been researching this motherboard "asus b250 expert mining motherboard" for quite some time and since it is quite new it seems there is no consensus yet about it, or even enough knowledge of how to use it. Therefore, I would like to hear from someone who has this MB or has enough...
  39. G

    asusx551m not turning on

    With old battery,had problems charging,then it wouldn't charge,so bought new battery,again wouldn't charge,both batteries let me sue laptop until they died,now laptop is dead,is the problem the cord or jack,or could it be something else?thanx for any help Gneal
  40. X

    Rare mistakes PSU installation

    I have installed new CS850M https://www.google.co.in/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=http://www.corsair.com/en-in/cs-series-modular-cs850m-850-watt-80-plus-gold-certified-psu&ved=0ahUKEwis_8rnoZvRAhVHLI8KHUG7CnQQFggbMAA&usg=AFQjCNH-VllrAWUCHzcyroEGCwVzxJcE5Q&sig2=vzjJK2U5m3WerZGBzaXtpw And my...