frequency

Forum discussion tagged with frequency.
  1. Question RAM Frequency speeds & Latency?

    Hello, Does anybody know if this may be correct about the screenshot? It's taken from SiSoftware Sandra and, as far as I can tell, the lower the RAM frequency, the lower the latency? Meaning a RAM stick with CL16 can work at 1185MHz and CL11 at 815MHz? Thank you for reading what I might...
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    Question Monitoring my GPU, what should I make of the numbers?

    Hello there. My desktop is extremely noisy in a lot of games, most recently Dying Light which is from 2015, and it becomes unbearable within a couple of minutes. I bought an RTX 2060 and upgraded my cooling fans not long ago, and this is actually where the noisy issues began (this is also when...
  3. Question After BIOS update memory cannot be set to 3000Mhz

    Hello, After updating my BIOS on Z390 Gaming Plus (to version 7B51v1A ) my memory cannot be set to 3000Mhz profile which is normaly supported. Interesting thing is that memory previously (on previous BIOS versions) was working on this frequency. I've set values manualy - frequency to 3000 and...
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    Question Question about max RAM frequency supported on gaming laptop

    Hi, good afternoon. I have a question regarding RAM frequency supported on my laptop, so maybe you can help me out, here it goes. I have a gaming laptop and i'm looking forward to upgrade to 32gb but idk what frequency i should pick, ideally i want the highest speed, so i used "Crucial memory...
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    Question PC won't boot with 1333 or 1600mhz RAM, boots fine with 1066mhz

    I am not sure if this is the right place to ask this, but I upgraded my GPU a month ago, worked fine until I restated my PC. I haven't been able to boot my PC again. Keeps boot looping. Nothing on system speaker. Tried multiple PSUs. Tried to boot with just CPU, RAM, and PSU plugged in, still no...
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    Question RAM Frequency compatibility on a motherboard check

    Hi, I'm on picking parts stage for a first setup, and I need to make sure of some details that I might misunderstood since.. a long time maybe. :My question basically, is the motherboard supported frequency is specific? or like is it a range? for example, this is a MSI B450 Tomahawk MAX memory...
  7. SadisticSam

    Question Ryzen 3 2200g overclocking issues

    First of all, I am new to pc builds and I am currently on my first ever pc. If there is any clarification that is needed let me know! I have been trying to overclock my Ryzen 3 2200g. Here are the things I have tried in chronological order (consider this is my first time trying to overclock and...
  8. Doni Dozh

    Question The relation between laptop's dedicated video card and memory module frequency. Will I lose performance?

    I recently bought a Ryzen 5 3500U 8GB Aspire 3 A315-42G-R5Z7 for music production (just playing tracks and loops in Ableton, and some very light VST instruments, in case you wanna know). But, this laptop comes with a dedicated video card that uses 2GB of total system memory, so I bought another...
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    Question Is CPU cache amount important for gaming?

    Apart from amount of cores and frequency, is the CPU cache amount important for gaming. for example, how much difference would a a 12 mb cache make compared to a 16 mb cache?
  10. Dimitrisgs

    Question BIOS doesn't recognize (sometimes) upgraded RAM

    Hello everyone, I have a problem with the upgraded RAM. I use a Lenovo laptop with 4GB ram on motherboard. I put an extra RAM (8GB). BIOS sometimes recognize the new RAM, sometimes doesn't. The most of times I see just 4GB ram. I updated the chipset and BIOS firmware. I put the ram out and...
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    Question Pc doesn't post when switched to advertised ram speed (2666mhz)

    Specs : Ram : Corsair vengeance LPX 8GB DDR4 2666mhz Motherboard : TUF H370 pro-gaming (latest bios update) While going through bios settings I noticed that this whole time the ram has been running on 2400mhz. So I went ahead and switched it to 2666mhz in my XMP profile and after a save and...
  12. Arno__Dorian

    Question Maximum motherboard RAM frequency

    Hi guys, I have the Gigabyte B360 Aorus gaming 3 ( plain and simple; no wifi or pro version ) motherboard and I would like to know what the maximum supported RAM frequncy for it is. I cant quite understand it from the motherboard website so please help me out. Much appreciated :)
  13. Misache

    Question Restart loop when the cpu frequency is on auto

    Hello! My problem is this restart loop, i did everything allready I could, finally I managed to enter windows by switching from auto on cpu to manually, now the cpu is staying at 3,8 ghz but still, if I am trying to do a benchmark the pc will restart.What can I do? Every parts on this pc have 3...
  14. FluffiSup

    Question Cpu frequency drops

    Please help I was recently cleaning my laptop from dust and I removed heat sync and cleaned the fans then I assembled it again. Everything was looking fine until I turned on a game and it went something like 5s 70fps and then drop to 3 for 4s and again. I looked into it and saw that my CPU went...
  15. bentejas10

    Question Memory clock speed a lot faster than motherboard support

    I have G.Skill Aegis 2x8gb DDR4-3000MHZ sticks and my motherboard is an Asus H170 Pro Gaming. After having this system for 3 years, I did some digging and realized that my ram is running at 2133MHZ as oppposed to the 3000MHZ. I think my motherboard only supports up to 2133MHZ unfortunately...
  16. ahayden11

    Question CPU running at half speed. 1546 MHz rather than overclocked 3800 MHz

    Hi hope you guys can help. My AMD Ryzen 5 1600 on every boot starts running at 1546MHz (1st image) rather than the overclocked 3800MHz (2nd image). The only way I can see to fix it is go into the bios and save and exit immediately and it updates to run at 3800MHz. I have also downloaded Ryzen...
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    [SOLVED] Why does 800 MHz frequency RAM make my system unstable?

    On paper, my system should be able to rock 8 Go on RAM running with a frequency of 800MHz. So when came the time to upgrade my RAM this is what I've bought. It used to be 4 Go running with a frequency of 667MHz. With the 800 Mhz ram, in really, the system is stable doing office work, but crash...
  18. [SOLVED] RAM - half speed, half size, half mental issues.

    Hello, I have had recently many tough times with RAM, now I have bought a new HX432C16PB3K2/32 - the specs of this baby are such: 3200MHz, 32 GB, CL-16. Once I first plugged them in (right after clearing CMOS because I was testing the other RAM before which did not work and took a lot out of my...
  19. Question Higher frequency vs dual channel on my Ryzen - upgrade

    My setup: Ryzen 2600x MSI X470 Gaming plus Corsair Vengeance 16gbx1 2400mhz Full details on the RAM are in the attached screencaps I'm looking to upgrade, and initially I thought I'd just add another stick of the same model for a dual channel setup, but I noticed that higher frequency sticks...
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    [SOLVED] Base frequency, big deal or not?

    Trying to compare an old AMD Phenom quad core 3.0MHz, to an Intel Core i5-8400 that has a base frequency of 2.8MHz. The CPU comparison sites say the only drawback of the 7 year newer Intel processor is the base frequency. Trying to figure out if that's even a big deal, or noticeable...