Forum discussion tagged with MHZ.
  1. C

    Question set of identical 2x8 GB DDR4 3466MHz show different frequency in bios

    Hello there, I've come upon an issue with my RAM sticks. I am using 2 identical CORSAIR VENGANCE DDR4 3466 MHz sticks but in the bios it is shown that one of them is supposedly at MHz 3200. They are the same sticks and came in the same package in a kit. Anybody got an Idea what is causing this...
  2. THGisop

    Question The i7-10510U CPU MHz doesn't increase - - I have set the speedshift to 49 but only 23 MHz in throttle stop ?

  3. ColonelMustard99

    Question Can my laptop memory be upgraded from 2666 to 3200mhz?

    I have a Asus ROG GL503V Laptop running i7 (7th) and want to max it's potential. I've checked the current ram chip of 8gb of 2666mhz sodimm and want to upgrade to 16 or 32gb of possibly higher 3200mhz. Also I can only see one slot on the reverse is it possible there's another slot hidden?
  4. m4r1n7

    Question G.skill trident x 2400mhz 2x8gb with hyper fury X 1866 mhz 2x8gb on Maximus VII Hero ?

    Hello Ive bought Hyper Fury x 2x 8gb 1866mhz ram that Ive paired with my Trident X G .skill 2400mhz cl10 2x8gb ram I wanted to have 32gb ram on 1866 mhz speed but It wont let me use 1866 mhz only 1800, computer crashes otherwise, got blue screen or won't even start. And when I was booting first...
  5. Psycho381

    [SOLVED] Can RAM speed affect performance in terms of FPS

    4 years ago I bought 3 ram sticks when I knew nothing about PCs in general (each 16gb 2133Mhz). And now I know that I absolutely don't need 48 GB of ram memory, but at the time, I got 3 of them at the price of 2 which seemed like a good deal. However, I had no clue that 2133Mhz is very low...
  6. andrewasted

    Question about xmp

    can anyone really explain how the XMP option in the BIOS is related to memory overclocking? my motherboard ( ) is said to support until 4400 mhz ocs but my sticks are 3200mhz will i be able to reach at least 4000mhz? they are hyperx fury standard...
  7. M

    Question At what frequency will my RAM operate in this scenario ?

    Hey, guys! I was wondering.... Let's say that I install 32 GB (2x16) DDR4, 3200 MHz memory sticks onto my MoBo (whichever that one is, it's not important for what I'll ask, but let's assume that I've perfectly matched the right MoBo with the right RAM memory sticks) and that my rig works as...
  8. AwashZ

    [SOLVED] How much max Ram speed can a i5-13600k handle?

    Hi, Since i am rebuilding my rig this year. I wanna know what max ram speed limit OC and non OC (Ddr5 memory), for the i5-13600k. So i can buy the right ram kit for the system. Already search on intel's page, but they say "up to MT/s" instead of "MHz". Thank u ! Here some links that can...
  9. Mr Helix

    Build Advice UPGRADE

    Hello! I am in need of an upgrade, i currently have: i5 3470, 16 gb DDR3 1600 Mhz 1060 3gb 500 watt 80 plus PSU i already know what i want to buy so i want to know what professionals think so let me know. new MOBO: ASUS Prime H610M-E D4 CPU: i5 12400F. RAM: DDR4 16 GB (2X8 3200 MHZ) CORSAIR...
  10. C

    Question CPU Mhz drops when gaming

    So in windows and everywear outside of gaming my mhz stays at 4600 ( default clock ) like it should, but entering a game it starts dropping down by coupple 100's. This started today randomly after for hours trying to solve my pcs fps drops. Cstats are dissabled in bios, and windows power plan is...
  11. C

    [SOLVED] Can I use two different ram speeds?

    I have 2 pairs (4 sticks in total) of corsair vengeance rgb pro RAM. One is 3000mhz, the other 3200mhz, both are 16 gb's each. Can I use all 4 of them at 3000mhz so I can have 32gb's of ram in total? Mobo : Gigabyte Aorus Pro Wifi B450, and CPU is 3800x
  12. K

    [SOLVED] ADATA ram 3200mhz is at 1600

    Hello people , i have recently bought a new pc and found out that my RAM is working at 1600 MHZ here is the photo of the info is there a problem ? My system is MB : MSI H510M-PRO RAM : ADATA 3200 8gx2 CPU : Intel I5 , 11400 GPU : Asus GTX 1650 (4g) GDDR6 Cooling : Green Notus 95 PSU ...
  13. P

    [SOLVED] Cant make my ram go over 2133mhz

    Specs: Cpu: I9 1085k Mobo: Z490-A pro GPU: RTX 2070 super RAM: Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3600MHz 16x2 I have tried turing on the xmp on it says «memory OC fail» I have the latest bios update. I have tried cmos reset I have tried puting it in maually with cl18-22-22-42 1.35w My RAM sticks...
  14. Giorgi379

    [SOLVED] Asus P8H61-MX and DDR3 RAM Hertzs

    Hi, my motherboard Asus P8H61-MX support this ram hertzs 1066,1333 MHz i have 2x4GB DDR3 kingston RAM: 99U5584-005.A00LF 1600 MHz how can i increase memory speed to 1333 MHz and it will affect with computer speed and increase it?
  15. wooziefub

    [SOLVED] Crazy ram speed in task manager

    Hey, so i dont think this needs much explaining: Im running on MSI H61M-P22 B3 (there are total of 2 ram slots) 1x8 GB DDR3 1333Mhz Any idea whats going on? Its running stable, but i feel like im getting bad performace in games. Also could this be because of Windows 11? Thank you.
  16. AntonioHimself

    [SOLVED] Can a Ryzen 5 2600 handle 3200mhz ram?

    Hey guys I'm planning on going from 2666mhz to 3200mhz, I was wondering, could my CPU (ryzen 5 2600) handle 16gb ram 3200mhz? i saw some people say it all depends on your motherboard. My motherboard is a rog strix b450-f
  17. A

    Question XMP not applying in RAM

    I have this RAM: Corsair Vegeance LPX 32GB(16x2) I enabled XMP and my RAM still in 2133 Mhz. I applied the multiplier manually to get maximun Mhz for my RAM (3000Mhz is max) and still in 2133. What can I do?
  18. EI BOBBO

    [SOLVED] My memory speed isn't showing the correct speed

    So in my pc i already had 16gb of hyperx fury ram (2400mhz) i then bought another pair of 16gb but this time 3200mhz i installed them correctly but it shows that i have 2400mhz. file:///C:/Users/liamc/Downloads/STUFF/Capture.GIF
  19. T

    Question My ram is running lower frequency than its supposed too

    my ram in bios is set for 3200mhz but it says the current speed is 2400mhz my motherboard is the msi mgp x570 gaming plus and cpu is ryzen 5 3600xt
  20. saginowski

    [SOLVED] MSI X470 Gaming Plus Max Ram Advice

    hi pc gurus. recently i got that mb and i have ryzen 5 1500x already. dont shoot me. i ll upgrade to 3700x later ofc. anyways. i need ram advice for now. i am planning for this build for only 3d modelling&rendering, not gaming(mb 7-8 hours for a week). so currently i have three real option. 1-...
  21. Mr Helix

    [SOLVED] Mhz support

    Hello! i've checked google for an answer, different websites, I Wanted to upgrade my 8gb ddr3 to 16 preferably to 2400 mhz, but i'm not sure if my mobo supports 2400 mhz So again, i've checked different websites for answer for some of them say it does support, some doesn't it even mention above...
  22. R

    [SOLVED] Comparing 2 RAM sticks, different speeds, which one will be faster ?

    Ram 1: Crucial Ballistix Tactical Tracer RGB 16GB (1 x 16GB) 3000MHz DDR4 Ram 2: KLEVV BOLT X 16GB (16GB x 1) 3200MHz DDR4 The reason I am asking is I just got the 2nd ram stick (Ram 2) and used it in my pc and its speed shows up as 2666mhz. I initially thought I got sent the wrong RAM. After...
  23. Sumsar07

    [SOLVED] Can i use 3200mhz ram with a cpu that only supports 2667?

    I have a ryzen 5 1500x which only supports 2667 mhz ram, but i have some hyperx ram that is clocked at 3200mhz, can i use that ram, or will it hurt my pc?
  24. J

    [SOLVED] Can't get memory speed over 2400mhz?

    Hey, I recently upgraded my CPU from i7-6700 to i7-7700K and now when I switch memory speed from BIOS with XMP to 3200, my pc won't start. It only lets me go up to 2400, and after that it won't start again. I've tried with different voltages as well but with no results. Also after this upgrade...
  25. Ruftie

    [SOLVED] Is upgrading my ram worth it?

    So i have recently got some fps spikes. And i think my RAM is the problem because its only 667 mhz. But is it really? Specs: AMD fx 8350 Asrock 970 Extreme3 Motherboard Radeon RX 480 2x4GB 667mhz RAM
  26. G

    [SOLVED] Ram slots with different frequencies

    Hi everybody, I have two slots DDR3 1333 MHz. Could I add two more slots DDR3 1600 MHz? Thank you very much.
  27. J

    [SOLVED] mhz for future gaming

    Will getting 4000-4600 mhz ram last me longer for gaming purposes compared to around 3000mhz? I will be playing in 4k.
  28. J

    [SOLVED] Ideal Mhz in 5 years?

    Need to know whether to upgrade from 2933mhz to 3600mhz. Do you think it would be a smart idea to upgrade to 3600mhz for future gaming in 5 years or so? Or do you not think this would make a difference. I am using an Intel processor.
  29. L

    Question Cant set DRAM att full speed.

    Ok, so I had 2x 8gb hyperx fury rgb ddr4 3200mhz, running at 3200mhz no problem. But yesterday i bought two more EXACT same hyperx fury rgb ddr4 3200mhz. When i put all 4 on my MSI z370 PC PRO motherboard, they will just run at 2400Mhz, and when i enable XMP my computer wont boot. When i set...
  30. M

    [SOLVED] RAM meant to run at 3600 mhz but runs at 3200

    Hello all, on the package of the ram it says 3600 mhz,I have turned on X.M.P profile, it says DDR4-3600 as the profile name and the system memory multi is set to 3600 by auto, but in bios it says the frequency is 3200 MHZ and it also says that in NZXT cam. Any clue why? I have a z390 GAMING SLI...
  31. M

    Question Overclocking RAM, can't get higher than 2666 MHz ?

    Hi, I've recently bought a Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 32 GB DDR4 3200 MHz RAM. I installed the rams then i turned on the PC, went in BiOS and set XMP profile. The profile was set to 3200mhz as it is supposed to, but when it started to boot, it failed. I realised that my MOBO (Gigabyte Z370 HD3)...
  32. A

    Question RAM speed confusion..

    Hi, I've recently discovered the XMP/DOCP function when researching how to overclock ram (Or just have it run at the speed it said it could on the box)! I'm currently use Corsair Vengeance LPX, DDR4, 3000mhz and am using it in all 4 channels, so 32gb (4 x sticks of 8) and they're two separate...
  33. S

    [SOLVED] Overclocked RAM to 2666MHz - Should I Worry?

    I went into the UEFI and changed the DRAM frequency from 2400MHz to 2666MHz. This is the model/part number of my RAM sticks: CT8G4DFD824A. The maximum officially rated speed for them is 2400MHz, however both the CPU and motherboard support 2666MHz max. So I adjusted only the DRAM frequency...
  34. S

    [SOLVED] 2x8gb 3200mhz ram vs 2x8+2x4gb 2133mhz

    So I am upgrading my cpu to the new ryzen 5600x. Would it be better for me to run 2x8gb at 3200mhz (16gb) or run 2x8 + 2x4 at 2133mhz (24gb). Is my slower ram going to bring down the performance of the pc? What is more important; higher freq or more mem? Set up: Ryzen 5600x Hyper evo 212 black...
  35. Handiron

    [SOLVED] Which one is true? Task manager or Cpu-z

    Hello! I have 8gb, ddr4, ????MHz, 1.2v, CL17 Memory(Ram) Task manager showing 2400MHz Cpu-z showing 2666MHz My Ram
  36. Barty1884

    Question Why do we arbitrarily decide to reference GHz or MHz?

    Hi all, Not sure there's an answer, so set as a discussion vs a question. Random thought of the day, Why do we arbitrarily decide to reference GHz or MHz for any given product? With the rumoured leaks of Big Navi (that I'll believe when I see!), it's being reported to peak at 2.2-2.4GHz...
  37. J

    [SOLVED] How can I limit my GPU MHz?

    Hello, I have a GTX 1650 Super, and I would like to limit the MHz to around 1200, maybe 1400 maximum, but it just doesn't seem to work for some reason. I tried this by lowering the power target from 100% to 70% as well as lowering the GPU boost clock MHz to 1200 on a linear graph, but the...
  38. ADF16

    [SOLVED] Wrong ram mhz

    Hi, so I just build my pc and I got 16 GB 3200Mhz 8x8.But the only run on 2133for some reason I tried to change it from bios but nothing happens, any ideas? (Mobo Aorus B450 pro)
  39. Y

    [SOLVED] Can't change RAM speed to 3200 mhz, stuck on 2400mhz

    Hi My specs: Asus B450-f Gaming Ryzen 5 3600x HyperX Fury (2x8)16gb 3200 mhz. The ram frequency is stuck at 2400 mhz. Please help me.
  40. T

    [SOLVED] Can i use 2666mhz ram on a 3200mhz motherboard?

    Can i use Kingston hyperx 2x 4gb 266mhz cl16 on the ASRock b450 motherboard that supports 3500mhz ram speed?