MHZ

Forum discussion tagged with MHZ.
  1. 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?
  2. EI BOBBO

    Question 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
  3. 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
  4. 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-...
  5. M

    Question 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...
  6. [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...
  7. Sumsar07

    Question 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?
  8. J

    Question 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...
  9. 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
  10. 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.
  11. 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.
  12. 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.
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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)...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. [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
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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)
  23. 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.
  24. 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?
  25. A

    Question GPU VRAM in MSI afterburner

    The RX580 and the GTX 1060 uses GDDR5 but in MSI Afterburner it says the GTX 1060 as 8000MHz and the RX580 as 2000MHz does this mean the GTX 1060 has a 4X faster VRAM?
  26. appletatoes

    [SOLVED] RAM Not Running at 3600 MHz

    Hello, I have the following hardware installed: Asus Z270-E Motherboard Intel Core i7-6700K 2x8GB Corsair RGB 3600 MHz RAM EVGA G2 850 WATT PSU EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 FTW2 My problem is that my RAM won't run any faster than 2133 MHz but I have 3600 MHz RAM installed and they are in the same...
  27. T

    [SOLVED] CPU insane clock speed fluctuation - Is this normal?

    Specs: Windows 10 64-bit Ryzen 5 3500U Vega 8 Integrated GPU 16GB DDR4 Single Channel So I don't know if this is normal or not, my CPU's clock speed fluctuates really wildly while in use (sometimes even when it's idle) I use a program called Ryzen Controller, it lets you boost the TDP of the...
  28. Jottum

    Question Mixing 2 Different RAM sticks

    Can I mix two different ram sticks? I have 2 8gb 3200mhz corsair sticks and 2 Ballistix Sport 4gb 2666mhz And if its possible, is it useful or should I stay with 16gb 3200mhz.
  29. D

    Question Brand New PC Setup

    Hello, I have just built my first PC, and I want to be able to run my RAM at the 3200mhz advertised by corsair. When I try to do so in BIOS (Which I have updated) by activating XMP 2 and trying to set the voltages to 1.4V on the DRAM and 1.2 SOC it crashes and resets it back to 2133mhz, I can...
  30. garlicc juice

    [SOLVED] 2133MHz vs 3000MHz+

    I got a 16gb 2133MHz vengeance ram set for free, and as i watched a 2133MHz vs 3200MHz comparison in gaming, the 3200 ram was getting like 10 fps more, do you think it's worth spending the money just to get the 3200MHz ram?
  31. U

    Question Upgrading RAM: What speed can I use?

    I’ve decided to upgrade my old ASUS EeePC 1215B. Next step is RAM, where I now use 2x2GB SO-DIMM 1333MHz. I want to buy 2x4GB, but I’m not sure if I can use 1600MHz or if I need to use 1333MHz. I’ve tried searching but haven’t read an answer about exactly what spec on my motherboard (ASUSTek...
  32. filipson991

    Question Which one to pick 24 gb 2400 mhz or 16 gb 3200 mhz

    Hey, i recently bought new 2x8 ram 3200 mhz and i was wondering do i sell the old 2x4 2400 mhz ram and just use 2x8 gb or do i use them both and have 24 gb ram at 2400 mhz, what are ur opinions,, what would be more effective
  33. K

    Question Mixing same brand RAM, will this work?

    Hey, all I need a little help concerning RAM. So I currently have 1 8GB of this https://www.kingston.com/dataSheets/HX318C10F_8.pdf installed in my PC and someone has offered me another 8GB stick for cheap. Problem is its same brand just different colour case, that's the only difference I can...
  34. NerdyComputerGuy

    Question Looking to buy an Xeon CPU for my 1150 board as an upgrade

    One thing I'd like to ask is I will probably go anything over the 1230 v3, the only difference between the higher models is the clock speed by like 100-300 mhz, i think the max is 4ghz. Is it worth the extra £10-40 difference with only 100-300 mhz difference or should I just get the 1230 /...
  35. M

    [SOLVED] Ez debug stuck on ram

    This build simply can’t go right lol... mb: MSI X570-A PRO cpu: AMD RYZEN 5 3600 Ram: Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2X8 GB 3000 MHZ the ez debug led row is stuck on ram, (won’t move to vga) and I have no clue what it could be, I’ve reseated the ram 2 times.... nothing, all the fans spin etc, it’s...
  36. Z

    Question Which Ram module should I buy?

    I'm building a 3rd gen ryzen rig and I thought about 2x16GB Ram and in my local store (Chile) there are 16GB 3466MHZ 16 cas for 79.900 ( like 100 USD) 16GB 3466 MHZ 19 cas for 73.500 ( like 91.81 USD) and 16GB 3200MHZ 18 cas for 69.900 ( like 87.37 USD) Which one should I buy and why?
  37. B

    [SOLVED] Can't get my RAM to it's maximum frequency

    Hi guys, I just recently built a new PC and everything is working fine but when I enabled my X.M.P my ram only went to 1600 frequency even though it says in the BIOS 3200. I've tried changing it from auto to 3200 Frequency but it still has no affect. I've checked my motherboards supported...
  38. Hulmay

    Question Changed RAM speed on BIOS but hasn't been updated on task manager or CPU-Z

    So I've tried an XMP profile on my ram to set it to the speed that it should be (3200) because it was showing at 1600 before hand, but doesn't seem to have updated? Task manager and CPU-Z shows 1600 still but on CMD when you do the "wmic memorychip get speed" command it shows at the desired...
  39. B

    Question Why does one ram run at 3200mhz and the other 2933?

    In Bios it shows one ram running at the rated 3200mhz but the other is 2933mhz. I haven't messed around with any of the bios yet because I dont want to mess anything up. Any information on how to get the ram running at 3200mhz? MSI B350 Tomohawk AMD RYZEN 5 1600 Kingston HyperX Predator (2x8gb)...
  40. T

    [SOLVED] How to set a permanent clock on AMD RX 5700

    Hello. I have got an RX 5700 and i want to set it at a permanent clock speed. I want to do that because i play games such as CSGO on low res, Minecraft and League of Legends which dont stress my gpu that much that it rly boosts to near its max clock speed. I am playing on a high refresh monitor...