Forum discussion tagged with Patriot.
  1. Zerathus

    Question Issue with SSD speeds

    Hello all, I am currently facing the following issue with one of my SSDs. Initially it had very slow and inconsistent read/ write speeds, as shown in picture 1 View: . After swapping the sata cable and sata slot with my other ssd (which is the main one) the problem...
  2. 4haxorpass

    Question Need 32gb memory to choose

    Regards to all, I have a configuration, CPU: Ryzen 7 2700x Motherboard: ASUS TUF B450M-PLUS GAMING (Latest BIOS version) I lost/die RAM memory DDR4 2x8GB 3333MHz CL16 Kingston HyperX Predator (HX433C16PB3K2/16) - (It worked for about 3 years) - •JEDEC: DDR4-2400 CL17-17-17 @1.2V •XMP Profile...
  3. Freefly1

    [SOLVED] Will patriot Psd38g13332h work with i3 3240?

    I'm wondering whether my hp pro 3500 series on i3 3240 will work with patriot 8gb ram ddr3 1333mhz. It says that it is compatible with 2nd generation intel (2000) and amd 9 series. My processor is Intel 3rd generation but frankly I see no reason it should not work with it (even though it is...
  4. K

    [SOLVED] 2x8GB HyperX Fury 3200/CL16 or Predator Viper Steel 3733/CL17?

    Hi guys, I am planning to build my gaming PC within January next year but I need to buy RAM now. I am not sure about specs of my future PC but guess it will be something like i5-10400 or Ryzen 7 3700X along with maybe GTX1660S or newer GPU (depending on prices). I can spend approx 1K USD in...
  5. A

    [SOLVED] High number of TBW within 2 months

    I just noticed that almost 3 terabytes has been written on my Patriot P210 SSD within 2 months. Is this normal?
  6. T

    [SOLVED] Torn between choosing RAM

    Hey guys. Im gonna build a new PC with an i5 10400 and an RTX 3060 when it comes out. Im looking for a good RGB RAM and i have found 4 great options. with CL15...
  7. B

    Question Possible performance drop after RAM upgrade

    So a few days ago I upgraded my 2 sticks of HyperX Fury 4GB 2133MHz DDR4 memory to 2 sticks of Patriot Viper Steel 8GB 3200MHz. My motherboard supports only up to 2400MHz RAM, but I have read on the internet that faster RAM will just downclock to the mobo maximum and everything will be OK. I...
  8. TempTop

    [SOLVED] Patriot Viper 4x4GB (PV48G300C6K) PC Stuck at 2133MHz

    I recently built my friend a new PC a few weeks ago, it was my first build, he didn't have enough funds for the entire build in a single check and wanted to get it operational for a minimum of $500. So I decided to go with a Ryzen 3400G (YD3400C5FHBOX ), an ASRock B450M/AC Micro ATX, and two...
  9. Syous13

    Question Different RAM

    Hey guys, I was just wondering, is it ok to use different frequency memory sticks in different channels? I have a MSI b350 Gaming Plus which has 4 memory slots but only allows dual channel, not quad. I’m currently using 2x4gb Patriot Viper 2133mhz DDR4 and want to add some more. Should I buy...
  10. G

    [SOLVED] 'Speccy' Reading Performance Incorrectly?

    Just slapped in my upgrade for the year (32GB memory) and ran into something i have never seen before. My speccy program thinks i am running my sticks at a much lower frequency than my BIOS and XTU does! My system is a bit older so my motherboard max RAM frequency is 1866MHz (increased from 1600...
  11. I

    Question Patriot Viper Steel 3600Mhz and B450 Tomahawk Max Compatibility

    Hello, Hello, I am interested in buying this Patriot memory: Patriot Viper Steel 16GB DDR4-3600MHz (PVS416G360C7K) I also have a B450 MSI Tomahawk Max motherboard and a Ryzen 3600. Is there anyone who tried this motherboard-ram combination? I want to know for sure if i will be able to use...
  12. D

    Question Did I make a bad decision? 2 dual channel kits & not listed on mobo QVL

    I just ordered all the parts for my new build. This includes: 32gb of Patriot Viper Steel Series 4000mhz ram made up of of two lots of 2x8gb dual channel kits ASUS Tuf Gaming-Plus x570 Wifi mobo Ryzen 7 3700X I didn't realise there was a difference between dual channel and quad channel. I also...
  13. S

    Question Gigabyte ga-990fxa-ud3 ATX12V not working

    I recently got a used Gigabyte ga-990fxa-ud3 rev 4.0 and it’s the only new part of my build so I can verify all the other parts are working. I originally got one a few weeks ago and had the same issue so I sent it back thinking it was DOA. Now with the second one I’m wondering if it’s user...
  14. U

    [SOLVED] M.2 not listed under mobo support. Will it still work?

    The patriot scorch nvme is not listed under my mobo m.2 drive compatibility list. Will it still work? Also, I don't know if this should be in the storage category or motherboard category can someone tell me.
  15. 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...
  16. Review Patriot Viper Steel DDR4-4400: One Speedy Serpent

    There's no steel here, but the performance is real: Patriot’s DDR4-4400 kit is the best-performing 2x8GB model we’ve tested. Read more here. THOMAS SODERSTROM @Crashman Thomas Soderstrom is a Senior Staff Editor at Tom's Hardware US. He tests and reviews cases, cooling, memory and motherboards.
  17. Info Meaning of RAM Product Item Numbers/Codes

    If you are looking at differences between RAM modules being sold or if you are just checking some RAM models of your motherboard's Memory QVL that have been tested, you may have come across with these hard-to-figure-out RAM Product Items/Codes such as: "HX430C15SB2/8" or "TED416G2133C1501" or...
  18. W

    Question Is it fine to miss one standoff?

    Standoff setup looks like this o o o o o o o o x (x is the missing standoff) Is it fine to miss this standoff or should I look into buying a new one?
  19. B

    Question Is my CPU throttling?

    Hello everyone. I'm running a ryzen 3 1200 currently running at 3.7 GHz overclocked. I was wondering that if I OC my CPU, it should stay 3.7 constant, right? (I'm not sure.) However, it doesn't ever reach 3.7 GHz EVER (And when I mean ever, I mean EVER), but rather 3.5-3.6 GHz when I'm running...
  20. xeddiex

    [SOLVED] Bad memory or motherboard?

    I had my 9900K custom loop build running for 3 months and was totally fine until yesterday/the day before. The day before, I got one random crash while watching youtube with Chrome. Totally frozen, and I restarted by the power button. It got worse yesterday, I have got BSOD with the message...
  21. D

    GTX 1070ti No Display

    Hello guys, i have a little problem with my GPU. It's an ASUS Strix gtx 1070ti, brand new. My Computer: X470 Aorus Ultra Gaming Ryzen 5 2600x 16GB Corsair Vengeance DDR4 ( 8x2 ) Samsung 860 Evo Internal 1TB PSU be quiet Straight Power 580W GeForce GTX 1050ti. When i try to switch to 1070ti, i...
  22. S

    [SOLVED] My new graphics card needs an 8 pin connector but my current one has 6 pin only. Do I need a new PSU?

    I decided to replace my GTX 960 Mini with a GTX 1070. The product page for my PC says I have a 600 W PSU but I can only see 1 6-pin connector that's connected to my current card. See image: I read that such adapter is not recommended. So do I need a new PSU? My specs: Intel Core i7-4790 (4...
  23. ceriumin

    Pc switches off after booting

    Hello, I recently cable managed my pc inside because they were distrupting some cooling fans. After I did that I booted up my pc to do a quick check q d everything went fine but my gpu which the fans spun and turned off after 4 seconds (I think it is meant to do it). But I got no signal out of...
  24. icr8stf

    [SOLVED] A tale of two drives. SSD and a 7200RPM which one to use where?

    I have two drives, a SSD and a 7200rpm drive. I plan on using them in the same workstation. Which one would be best for the boot and the other to handle swap and files? Uses for the system... video editing occassionally, 3D Modeling (Maya) as well as the Adobe CC suite. I have a strong idea...
  25. J

    [SOLVED] Intel DP67BG motherboard 2 per second beep and does not boot

    My Powerspec G160 computer (2011 vintage) with Intel DP67BG motherboard has been reliable but now does not boot. It gets partway through the boot process and then hangs, with a continuous 2 per second beep. This beep code is not in Intel documentation I have found online. The computer gets as...
  26. S

    My system just crashed and I don't know why

    Hello guys, about 7 months ago I built myself a brand new pc. My specs are: Intel I7-8700k , Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB , 16 GB DDR4 3200MhZ Crosair Vengence ram, 512 GB Samsung SSD 970 EVO MX2 and 1 TB HDD. Also my processor is cooled by ARCTIC Liquid Freezer 360. What I was doing when the crash...
  27. T

    [SOLVED] Upgraded motherboard, slower Ethernet?

    Hey, so I upgraded my PC. I went from an ATX build to a Mini-ITX build. I have stuck with MSI for motherboards as my last one was great. However, in this system my ethernet seems to be a lot worse? I can't see any software reasons for this and have installed the latest drivers. Could it be...
  28. H

    [SOLVED] New CPU or GPU

    Hi, I am torn on whether a new GPU or CPU will give me better performance for gaming. My current specs are as follows: I3-6100 GTX 1050 2gb 16 gb of ram And I'm looking to upgrade to: GTX 1070 8gb I5-8700k or I5-9600k Thank you in advanced, Hayden S.
  29. JediMa

    [SOLVED] Renew and old but still good PC

    My hardware is getting old after few years so I was considering to renew it because now it's starting to "collapse" and before it s too late i m considering to renew it. One of my 4 x 4gb ram ddr3 has gone and i'm afraid the it's just the beginning At the moment i I have I7 3770k Asus P8...
  30. I

    Hi Can anyone help me decide with this

    Currently I am in the market for a mechanical keyboard and I am stuck between this 2 boards Techware Phantom Redragon Vara K551 Both are price Php 2k Which would be a better choice. Or do you have any other suggestions with mechanical keyboard. Note: I need a full size keyboard.
  31. R

    Bluetooth can not installed

    Sir I can not have Bluetooth software for win 7 ultimate please provide So we can use it properly
  32. F

    Secondary display connection fail (Cable Not Connected), physical damage on connector / adapter?

    Hi, I was setting up my old display (an old ACER LCD with VGA input) as a secondary display, using DVI => VGA adapter (GPU doesn't have a VGA port). It as working allright, but then I needed to change the monitor location and while moving the display I pulled on the cable as it was preventing...
  33. T

    Purchasing semi-gaming monitor

    Hello community I am looking forward to upgrade my old BenQ G2220HDA in next couple of weeks and am looking for advice on what to choose, here is my rig: Ryzen 1600x, 16gb ram, Strix 1060 6GB Price limit 200€. I want at least 75Hz refresh rate, 24”+ and 1080p (don’t think my gpu could handle...
  34. S

    Upgrading my PC to newer Gen.

    Hello everyone, I am at the point when I need to upgrade my PC. These are my specs: CPU: Intel Core i5 4690K - 4.4 GHz 4 cores Board: MSI Z97 Gaming 3 GPU: EVGA GTX 1070 Hybrid 8 GB, 2020 MHz Core Freq. RAM: DDR3 HyperX 2x4 GB / 1866 MHz HDD: SSD SAMSUNG 850 EVO AS you can see, I have already...
  35. D

    Would I need to buy a fan(or more) for a turboed 1050ti and a i5-8400?(stock cpu fan and thermal paste included)

    So those are the components I plan to buy and my question is would I need to buy a fan or more.Would I see a spike in temperature or any kind of faster hardware degradation lets say over a span of 4 years because Im only relying on the stock cpu cooler and the thermal paste(which I plan to...
  36. Y

    Using internal desktop 3.5" HDDs as external.

    Hey all, Now I have two Seagate 1Tb HDDs. They're twins, except the first is using SATA rev. 3.0, and the second is using regular SATA. First is used as everyday HDD: games, most of the software, some other important stuff. Second is only for big media: music and movies. Also, there is the...
  37. F

    Vengeance LPX vs Trident Z RGB vs Ripjaws V

    Which one would be best to buy, the price isnt much of a problem for me. All 3200 mHz and 16 gb.
  38. G

    Echo Spot vs. Echo Show: Which Should You Buy?

    Buying a smart speaker can be a big decision, but we’re here to help. Echo Spot vs. Echo Show: Which Should You Buy? : Read more
  39. F

    Prepare PC for donation

    I have a Dell XPS 8300 running Windows 7 that I would like to donate. Can someone please explain how to erase all private info on the hard drive and reload Windows? Thank you.
  40. D

    Buying a pc

    - which pc is better? -CLUB3D Radeon R9 290 Royalking 975MHZ 4GB 5.4GHZ GDDR5 - 16GB hyper fury DDR3 RAM - Windows 10 OS - 128GB SSD -2TB harddrive -Asus motherboard - i7 4970 processor 3.6ghz - 750W power supply - HDMI, DisplayPort, dual dvi - dedicated 1gb/s wifi card Or I7 4770...