Dual Channel

Forum discussion tagged with Dual Channel.
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    [SOLVED] System not booting after using 4x ram slots in gigabyte z87x-ud3h mobo though all rams are of same capacity, brand, speed, and chips

    hi, my cpu i5-4670k, gpu - zotac 1050ti mini, mobo- gigabyte z87x-ud3h, bios version F10b, psu corsair cs650m , ram 4x4gb @1600 mhz, MX 500 500gb ssd, WD 1TB sata internal hdd, AHCI,windows10, all my rams are of the same capacity, brand, speed, and chips. my 4th 4gb ram is brand new and when i...
  2. JustRelaxASC

    Question Can these 2 RAM memories work together?

    Would these 2 be able to work together? First one is my old 8GB ram and i'm looking to upgrade the system with another stick of 8Gb but I can't find an exact same one. And also would they work in dual channel mode if I underclock the red one...
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    Question will dual channel work with Corsair Vengeance CMZ4GX3M1A1600C9 and Corsair Vengeance CMZ8GX3M1A1600C10?

    hi, my cpu i5-4670k, gpu - zotac 1050ti mini, mobo- gigabyte z87x-ud3h, bios version F10b, psu corsair cs650m , ram 3x4gb @1600 mhz, windows10, cabinet cooler master haf 912, cpu cooler-Hyper 212X now i have 3x 4gb Corsair Vengeance CMZ4GX3M1A1600C9. on my 4th slot i wanna use another ram. now...
  4. christakakis

    Question RAM upgrade question for Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G

    Hello, I have an Acer Aspire A515-51G and I want some opinions before I upgrade my RAM. Right now the laptop has 8GB (4GB soldered on motherboard and 4GB switchable). I'm thinking of removing the 4GB and placing a 16GB, in order to have 20GB (which is the maximum supported for this...
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    Question RAM slots 1 & 2 not working

    Hi, recently I've realised I've not been running my RAM in dual channel and missing out on some FPS. I've proceeded to try and put my RAM sticks in 2 and 4 (tried 1 and 3 too) but my PC would not post at all. From there, here's what I tried: Testing each RAM stick by itself in each slot, only 3...
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    Question Only 4gb of RAM (internal stick) is detected, my laptop has 8Gb installed from manufacturer.[Lenovo]

    I have a Lenovo IdeaPad 320-15IKB laptop which came with 8gb of ram but suddenly it shows 4gb of ram. I tried rebooting and stuff but nothing happened. I contacted the Lenovo online cc and they said me to reset my BIOS to default and it should work. It did. But it was just for that specific...
  7. jstnvlnca

    Question RAM runs at 2400mhz instead of 2666mhz

    I have an ROG Zephyrus M GU502GV Gaming Laptop that has 16gb ram 2666mhz soldered onto the motherboard. So I bought another HyperX 16gb 2666mhz for upgrade so that it would run in dual channel mode to take advantage of my RTX GPU because there was only 1 slot available for the RAM. After...
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    Question RAM not available as Kit.

    I ordered parts for my first build. I asked for Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) 3000 MHz Kit. But the seller said that it is not available as a kit, though you can buy 2 separate RAM sticks and use them in Dual Channel. So, is it any different than a kit? Forgive me if it's a silly...
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    Question Dual channel ram.

    I have https://account.asus.com/signin.aspx?lang=en-us&site=global ram now.Its 4gb 1600mhz ddr3 ram. This ram is unavailable right now and i need another ram to make dual channel ram. So can i use another ram but with same specs of different company?
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    [SOLVED] Dual Channel Not Working

    Hello! I am unable to run dual channel on my build even though my motherboard detects both slots and acknowledges that the ram sticks are properly seated in the specified slots. My build: CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 2600 Six-Core Processor 3.4 GHz MB: ASRock A320M-HDV R4.0 P2. 30 RAM: Corsair Vengeance...
  11. blue_rays

    [SOLVED] 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...
  12. 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...
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    Question Please help with asus zpehyrus GA502D single to dual channel memory upgrade

    Hello, This is my first post here and i hope this community can help me. With that being said, i have an asus zpehyrus GA502D. This laptop has a ryzen 3750H, GTX 1660TI, and 8GB of on board memory. Being that it was single channel I looked into upgrading the ram. The ryzen 3750H only supports...
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    Upgrading laptop to dual channel memory slowed it down?

    Hello, This is my first post here and i hope this community can help me. With that being said, i have an Asus Zephyrus GA502D laptop. This laptop has a ryzen 3750H, GTX 1660TI, and 8GB of on board memory. Being that it was single channel I looked into upgrading the ram. The ryzen 3750H only...
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    [SOLVED] Is it worth switching 533 mhz 2 x 4gb kit for 1 x 4 gb + 2 x 2gb at 1600 mhz?

    I am buying a refurbished Dell optiplex to upgrade the powersupply and gpu. It has 1 x 4gb and 2 x 2 gb all at 1600mhz. I am worried dual channel will not work on the 3 sticks. (Or am I wrong?) In my current pc I have 2x4gb sticks at 533mhz, is it worth switching my old RAM into the optiplex...
  16. Hallu

    Question 2 8gb sticks or 3 8 gb sticks?

    I have had 3 8 gb sticks in my comp until I recently read that this was slowing it down due to it only using single channel. Do I take one out to use 2x 8gb sticks for dual channel, or do I leave all 3 in?
  17. Mecharuva

    Question ASUS ROG Zephyrus G15 RAM upgrade: will I lose dual-channel?

    I have recently purchased the ASUS ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020), and I was looking at upgrading the RAM. I have discovered, however, that the 16GB of RAM preinstalled is actually soldered to the mainboard, much like Apple notebooks... shame, ASUS. There is, fortunately, an open SODIMM slot, that...
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    Question Different dual ram size kits on a 4 DIMM motherboard?

    I have a MSI B350 Tomahawk motherboard, that has 4 DIMM slots. Currently installed is a Cosair Vengeance RGB Pro 16GB (2 x 8GB) @ 2666MHz If I were to install the same brand/speed, but a different size (32GB) would this still work. So I would to install a CORSAIR Vengeance RGB Pro 32GB (2 x...
  19. Question What's better? A1 & B2 or A2 & B2?

    I still doubt in what order it is best to install RAM.
  20. R

    Question UPGRADING RAM

    Hello! I am writting this because I want to know if it's possible to upgrade and keep the current RAM. So one PC1 has the following specs: CPU: i5 8400 MOBO: ASUS PRIME Z370-P RAM: CRUCIAL 8GB DDR4 2400 CL16 1.2V I would like to know what has to be the same about a RAM to be compatible? Or...