Dual Channel

Forum discussion tagged with Dual Channel.
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    [SOLVED] Performance with 3 sticks of ram

    So I've heard you can use 3 sticks of ram on your motherboard, but I've also heard it could decrease performance because you have to use one stick in single channel mode. My question is, if ram usage stays under 8gb (assuming there are 2x4gb sticks running in dual channel and one 4gb stick...
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    Question Using non-preferred ram slots?

    I have an MSI z370 Gaming M5 motherboard that had a ram slot go bad. I initially thought it was the ram itself until I put the stick back in a different slot and all problems ceased. My question is about using non-preferred ram slots. Most motherboard manuals will have guidance as to which...
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    Question Low fps, possible ram issue?

    My Build: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/6yqBCb So when uplay just now gave away AC Unity for free i decided to try it out but i quickly saw that it was barely playable, running at 20-30 fps! Is this because i only have one stick of 2400 mHz DDR4? Would getting another one with the EXACT same...
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    Question PC wont start when using Dual Channel RAM

    SPECS: Motherboard: Biostar G41D3C Ver.7.x CPU: Intel Celeron E3400 2.6Ghz (2 Cores) RAM: G.SKILL Value Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) Previous RAM: 2GB DDR3 ADATA 1333Mhz (AD3U1333C2G9-S 2GX8 U-DIMM) Recently I bought a ram upgrade for my old PC, the PC only...
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    [SOLVED] Bsod whenever I insall 2 RAMs (dual channel)

    Hi guys.. I don't know what went wrong but I am having this issue after 2 months of buying these parts. Didn't happen before. I updated bios to the latest version thinking it might solve the issue.. I get a bsod that say s"Memory Management" whenever I use 2 sticks of ram. The motherboard has 2...
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    Question Two Single channel as dual channel

    Can I buy two same 8gb 3000mhz ram instead of 2x8 GB as a ram kit? Because if I buy two same 8 GB ram price is very low when compared to buying it as a kit.
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    Question ROG Strix Z390-I not booting with both 8gb sticks installed

    I recently built my friends PC (here is the pcpartpicker list), and I ran into an interesting problem I've yet to see. I was booting the pc up and wasn't getting video, but all the lights were on and the fans were spinning. After a few minutes and making sure everything was seated correctly I...
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    Question I just bought 2 more DDR4-4500Mhz of the same model but it wont go past 2133Mhz (Neither XMP or overclocking works)

    Here are my old system specs: 9900k 2 x 8gb Corsair LPX 4500Mhz "CMK16GX4M2F4500C19" running stable at 4400Mhz RTX 2080 8gb Founders Edition Samsung 970 Pro 1TB MSI Gaming Edge AC Micro ATX motherboard EVGA Supernova 650 G2 I recently bought 2 more memory ram sticks of the same model...
  9. Question What does 2 or 4 memory socket means in motherboard support list?

    Here is my mother board support list for ram. I also mark the ram model with red mark. it shows memory socket support only 2? what does this means? My motherboard have 4 ram slot and I already have 2 4GB Ram running in dual channel and I want to add 2 more ram. will it work? please help me on this.
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    Question What stick of ram to buy for dual channel

    I have a 2013 msi gc16 laptop with a 4700mq and a gtx 765m. I am yearning for some more performance out of this thing so i can talk myself out of a new laptop. Already re-pasted to drop 30 degrees celsius on the gpu and 20 degrees on the cpu. She already has an ssd so i figured it was time to...
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    [SOLVED] Dual channel question

    Hi! I'm planning to build 2 budget gaming pc. I want them to run in dual channel, supposedly 2x4gb (total of 8gb). In our store they only sell 1 stick 4gb and 1 stick of 8gb same brand, not in pairs. Is it ok to buy two 4gb for each pc even though it doesn't come in pairs, will it run dual...
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    Question Would dual channel ram upgrade make a difference in Fortnite and other games?

    Hi guys, I have the Asus FX504GE TUF gaming laptop with i7-8750H, 8GB of single ddr4 ram and gtx 1050ti. The problem is for example fortnite isn't running very well, I have a PC as well which has 8+4 dual channel ram and GTX 960 which is about the same or maybe quite weaker card and it runs...
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    Question 4 ram in dual channel

    I want to build a system for editing and rendering, the motherboard supports only dual channel I see any difference in bandwidth if I buy now one set 2x8 and later another set 2x8 instead I buy one set 2x16 The ram 2x8 https://m.newegg.com/global/gr-en/product/N82E16820232751 The ram 2x16...
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    Question PC Will only boot in Dual channel.

    Hey guys! So recently I have been having a few problems with my PC and decided to double check my memory to make sure everything is running as expected. My specs are listed below: i5 7500 MSI B250M PRO-VD G. SKill 2400MHz 16gb DDR4 (F4-2400C15D-16GVR) Thermaltake Toughpower 650W PSU My...
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    Question how to stop win 10 installing graphics driver i never downloaded

    Im trying to install invidia latest driver on a new core upgrade but windows keeps installing a driver everytime i remove it.How can i stop it so i can get the latest driver without having to install over the top of the one windows keeps intalling?
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    Question Pc Upgrade

    Hello everyone, My current configuration is: CPU: i5-4690 GPU: Sapphire R9-290 tri-x MOBO: ASRock H97 Pro4 PSU: Enermax Revolution xt 630 Watt RAM: 2x4GB Kingstone HyperX Fury DDR3 I assembled this PC on Jenuary 2015, and now, 4 years later it started to lose a bit, especially on "recent"...
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    Question Three desktop PCs, one pair of lautspeakers

    I want to use three desktop PCs and I have this pair of loudspeakers with one 3.5 mm cable: https://www.saturn.de/de/product/_logitech-z200-1766067.html What is the best way to connect three PCs to this pair of loudspeakers? Each PC has a 3.5 mm output but I do not want to switch the cable...
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    Question SSD with Win 10 + hdd with Win 10 as backuo

    i was wondering can i instal windows 10 on SSD but keep my current Windows 10 on hdd, and for my pc to boot windows from SSD and keep that second win10 on hdd as "inactive", so that when my SSD go poof i could boot from HDD instead of reinstalling win10 on SSD. the reason is that initialy i...
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    Question Microphone problems

    I accidentally spilled water a little while ago on the internal mic on my laptop (acer vx15) and when I used it with no sound playing it works fine. However when sound is playing the mic sounds all messed up and bad. This even happens when i have headphones plugged in and when i used the builtin...
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    Question HDD Used Amazon

    Boys, I wanted to add 1 tb Hdd on my pc, so i searched on Amazon and wanted to buy 1 tb of WD Black, and i saw that there a lot of "Good condition" used hdd at like minus 10 euros from the new price. So Should i buy used one or new one? Thanks, for reading and helping!!