Forum discussion tagged with memory.
  1. J

    Question Ram Over Clock = PC crash. how do i fix this.

    Well hello there!!! So i just got today some new Corsair Vengeance lpx Ram (32gb 4x8gb) 3200mhz. Im having some problems with my overclock on it. i know that DDR4 ram stock speeds are 2133mhz and to get the max mhz out of it you have to OC it. My PC boots into windows just fine at stock speeds...
  2. Question Motherboard supports DDR3 but not 1600 memory frequency

    Hello, I have a motherboard and just now I bought a 8 GB single RAM module. The system powers on and passes the POST but it doesn't see the module at all, it only sees the other 2GB which is what allows it to boot in the first place... I'm not really sure what the problem is, the motherboard...
  3. Crashman

    Question Simple RAM Overclocking With a Few Clicks: How to Enable XMP

    What is XMP, and how do I use it to get my high-speed memory to its full rated performance on Intel and AMD motherboards? Simple RAM Overclocking With a Few Clicks: How to Enable XMP : Read more
  4. David Os

    Question Adding same RAM kit bought not long ago will work?

    So i bought a 2x sticks of RAM kit 8gb DDR4 3200Mhz from Hyper X Fury Black, but now i relalize im going to need more since i will be doing heavy work on Photoshop and multitasking with 46 mp images on my new build, will it work if i add 2 extra sticks with the same voltage, same speed and model...
  5. TechyInAZ

    Discussion Discussion Thread & Poll: How Many of You Can Run 3466-3600MHz RAM on Ryzen

    Hello community!! I'd like to know if your Ryzen chip is able to hit anything beyond 3200mhz (specifically 3466 and 3600), and if you have multiplie Ryzen systems, it would be awesome to know how many of your Ryzen platforms were able to hit theses frequencies aswell. The reason why I'm...
  6. G

    Question 4gb of ram installed on windows 10 64 bit, only 2.9 usable

    I have a desktop with win 10 64 bit installed and 2x2gb sticks of ram on the mobo for a combined 4gb of ram. Only 2.9 gb of ram shows up as usable tho. Is there a way to fix this. Both sticks are working fine. I have a abit ip95 mobo that has a max ram support of 4gb, I heard that this could be...
  7. Crashman

    Article G.Skill Ripjaws V DDR4-3200 2x16GB Kit Review: No Lights, Nice Price

    If your CPU and board support DDR4-3200 XMP, G.Skill's Ripjaws V DDR4-3200 2x16GB Kit is an great value, so long as you don't need your memory to flash or blink. G.Skill Ripjaws V DDR4-3200 2x16GB Kit Review: No Lights, Nice Price : Read more
  8. xoutostrela

    [SOLVED] Help - Motherboard RAM Compatibility

    Hello guys! My motherboard is: GA-H110M-DS2 (rev. 1.0) So it's been a long time since i bought 2 ram sticks of 4&4Gigs on dual channel obviously.. My motherboard only has 2 ram slots.. So right now i want to go on 16Gigs. I am going to sell those after I get my new 8&8Gigs ram.. On my...
  9. nero1024

    Question Dynamic Memory Clocks

    Hello. I would like to know if there are any way to set RAM (DDR4), to work the same way CPU or GPU can work. I mean, so that RAM clock is not fixed, but dynamically adjusted as necessary
  10. Senbonzakura_miku

    [SOLVED] Which is better, 2x4GB CL17 or 1x8GB CL15? Does it matter at all?

    I'm building my rig, and i have two cases. An 8GB G.SKILL Ripjaws V 2400Mhz CL15 (15-15-15-35) or 2x4GB Geil Evo X 2400Mhz CL17 (17-17-17-39)? Should i care about CAS Latency? I usually play games.
  11. darko.skulic

    Question Is this safe?

    Hi guys im just asking if this is safe i have 2x2 patriot sticks with the same voltage speed and everything. I know its going to work but will it be safe to buy from this seller...
  12. S

    Question diagnosing gfx trouble + can cards be serviced?

    Hi all, I have a nvidia GTX 1080 and some time ago I started getting problems that I suspected were graphics related. Browser tabs would crash ("aww, snap!"), videos would fail to render, applications would just render black. Sometimes things would come back to life and sometimes it would be...
  13. S

    Question Game crashes after installing another RAM module.

    Upgraded my PC back in 2017. MOBO: MSI b250M PRO-VDH RAM: HyperX Fury Black 8 GB (hx424c15fb2/8) CL15 DIMM DDR4 2400MT/s I got the same RAM again a few days back. So, now I have 16 gb in total. I did run Windows Memory Diagnostic test. Still, it showed me no problems. I have no problems in...
  14. Lawc

    Question Computer fell, now everything runs slow and then shutsdown

    So 2 days ago my PC fell over, so I checked if anything was knocked loose but everything was secured as before, so I booted up and immediately noticed things were running much slower and about 5 seconds after logging into the computer it shutdown on me. I've read an old thread saying it's could...
  15. E

    Question Bandwidth DDR4 vs. DDR3.

    Though DDR4 came with higher frequencies, it also came with higher CAS Latencies (CL), resulting in a pretty small improvement regarding responsiveness, over DDR3. How is the bandwidth of DDR4 compared to DDR3? Are there any improvements? (as it is between single channel vs. dual channel; or...

    Question mobo will not boot with 2 Ram sticks

    I apologize, I know there are threads with people looking for help just like me with similar issues. I have read many and still have issues. I'm actually repairing a buddies build and I am about stumped. Mobo - msi b250m CPU i7-7700 Ram- have tried 2 different brands this one is 2x8gm XPG...
  17. C

    Question Motherboard with 2400MHz ram

    Planning to buy 2400MHz ram hyperX fury 2x8 2400MHz ddr4. But my motherboard MSI H110M-Pro VD shows it only supports 2 slots of 2133MHz ram(mini atx board). But I tried to run my one non branded ddr4 8 gig stick on 2400MHz through the bios and it let me choose 2400MHz in bios, so im thinking...
  18. Gosraj

    Question Ryzen 7 2700x RAM Speed

    I'm building a new PC, and the CPU I'm choosing is, well, I think it's kinda obvious. What I do want to know though is what is the best/maximum speed for my RAM with this CPU? I'm going with DDR4 16GB, but I don't know how many mhz. Based on the NewEgg page for the CPU, it says it supports DDR4...
  19. P

    Question USB C flash drive with encryption

    Hi all, I have a Kingston Data Traveler Vault Privacy USB 3.0 flash drive stick, which has 256-bit AES encryption, so the only way to access the data stored in the flash drive is to enter the password when plugging the USB stick into a computer. I was wondering, does anyone know if there are...
  20. D

    Question Is RAM labeled “4GB(2x2GB)” actually 4GB?

    I’ve seen this conversation all over the place, but I’ve never read a definitive answer. I’ve checked out the instructions for ASUS Sabertooth x58 motherboard and tried different physical RAM placements. (A1, B1, C1)(A1, A2; with only two cards)(A1 with only one card) and (A1, B1, C1) in a...