Forum discussion tagged with frequency.
  1. ZuRriX

    Question Low or high voltage RAM?

    To ask this is a 'newbie' way, "What is better"? Low voltage RAM produces less heat and consumes less energy. While overclocking, what are you looking to do, lower or increase the RAM's voltage? You want to increase it, so you could clock your RAM's frequency higher and have it working at a...
  2. R

    Question Lenovo Legion Y520 RAM Upgrade

    I want to add another 8gb of RAM to my existing 8gb so I can run it in dual channel, but i am a little confused. The memory in my laptop is PC4-2666V-SA1-11. CPU-Z shows my memory's frequency as being 2666MHz but running at 2400MHz. The memory i thought about buying is this one...
  3. J

    Discussion DDR3 Memory Overclock past XMP

    Hi everyone, I'm just wondering about my overclock on the 2 memory modules I am using in my PC (Using ASUS p8Z77-m pro Motherboard and I7 3770): Corsair Vengeance Pro 1866MHz CL9-10-9-27-2T 1.5V 2x8gb dual channel It is originally a kit of 4 but I purchased 2 sticks. I decided to mess...
  4. KareemGT

    [SOLVED] RAM frequency

    My dual channel RAM (2x4gb) are supposed to be 1600Mhz but CPU-Z is showing them to be running at 668.8Mhz, Is this normal? CPU-Z screenshot: RAM model : PC specs just in case: MB: Asus M5A97 R2.0 CPU: AMD FX-8350 8 Cores @ 4.0 GHz RAM: Corsair...
  5. M

    Discussion 100MHz that costs a lot

    For about two years I had my 6700K running at 4.6GHz, VCore 1.344 and 84C max temp (with Prime95) with 4 memory sticks running at 3600MHz,16,16,36,2 Today I noticed that my setup is not really stable, so I decided to drop 100MHz Now running at 4.5GHz, VCore 1.28 and 74C max temp with Prime95...
  6. pabloxavez

    Question Need help setting ram to rated speeds.

    Hello everyone, I'm kind of new to this, I bought this set of ram some time ago: and I have been having some trouble trying to overclock it to 2933 mhz. This is my system as shown in the bios: View...
  7. gm-madi

    NVMe PM961 low performance

    - MSI b350 gaming plus - Ryzen 1600 3.8 @ 1.285v - 8gb of RAM 3000mhz CL16 stock - msi 1050ti Gaming X - M.2 SSD NVMe PCie 3.0X 4 ( ) so, Crystalmark tests are great except the 4k read and write, in many videos 'HERE' this SSD can do 500-600 mb but mine does only...
  8. S

    PC boots once then refuses to post on subsequent boots

    I've recently upgraded my PC from a 4690k based system to a Ryzen 5 2600x based system. Everything was working pretty well at first, but then I figured I'd reinstall windows and everything went to hell here. Once I tried to boot into Windows 10 to finish the installation after the required...
  9. D

    Looking to upgrade my CPU

    Right now I have an AMD FX-6300 3.50GHz and I'm looking to upgrade to an intel cpu. I have around £250 budget. However this also means I will need a motherboard and maybe potentially more RAM because right now I have ddr3. Could I get some recommendations?
  10. M

    Good PC Low FPS

    Hello i have 8gb of ram gtx 1060 3gb and amd fx 6300 , i thought this build was good but in some games i get bad performance, in games like gta v i am getting 50-70 fps which is perfect but in games like csgo,tf2 and overwatch i was getting quite low fps, on overwatch i had 41 fps sometimes on...
  11. A

    Fps not changing... ever

    I just recently built my first gaming pc and it works great except for one issue and that is that ever game seems to be stuck at the same fps. Overwatch for example on the highest settings 200% render scale i get 90 fps and then on the lowest settings i got 90 fps. this happens on all games but...
  12. G

    Computer wont boot right

    I start my computer and it shows the logo but its flashing and it asks me if I want to boot in safe mode but I can barely read it. What do I do? The computer is a Compaq Presario with a amd semperon 3100+ and some kind of asus motherboard.
  13. J

    Will my pc be compatible with a rx 480?

    I have a medium budget gaming computer with a: Cpu:4690k PSU: of 500w RAM:8Gb (2×4Gb) The mother board wich im not sure how compatible it can be:ASRock H81M VG4 R2.0 And a zalaman R1 case
  14. T

    Do magnets affect ssds?

    I asked this question on some forums but get mixed results/unrelated. Say if a neodymium (stacked 4mm dics) stayed near(11 inches away) the ssd for about 1 month. will it affect it in any way? (data, speed, ect.) picture of magnets(1 stack of these)...
  15. A

    overclocking 990fxa-ud3 r5 rev 1

    I have a 990fxa-ud3 r5 rev 1 mobo and im trying to overclock but when I try to change my core clock ratio off of auto I cannot cpu fx-8350 cooler-212 evo corsair 750w power supply
  16. D

    What are the best graphics cards for those on a budget?

    So I dont really have much money to spend as I am still in college Looking for around $200-300 MAX
  17. P

    Please help! Upgrading

    Okay. I juat got a ibuypower PC as a gift. I dont know alot about computers but I know the GPU could use a upgrade. So i bought a MSI R9 380 4gb GPU. Will I need to upgrade the PSU and CPU? I have a 350w power supply and a AMD quad core Fx-4300 processer and 8gb of ram. The computer can be...
  18. M

    Crossfire On Asus Radeon R7 360 OC

    I was wondering whether crossfire is auto enabled or if you need a crossfire bridge because It does not have any crossfire bridge slots that I know of
  19. J

    Need Front Piece For PC Case

    I'm doing a case mod of some old E-Machine. I really just want to find a front piece of a PC case but I can't. If someone could link a website that'd be great.
  20. H

    swich amd graphics

    hi i have buy a hp pavilion 15-133ne which has 2 graphics. a radeon 8610g and a radeon r7 m260. laptop always use 8610g graphic and i cant switch to r7 m260 graphics becuse its no option in amd catalyst and even inbios/ so how can i switch to r7 m260? please help i dont have money to buy a new...