Forum discussion tagged with #ram.
  1. stanko._

    Question Intel Iris Xe sharing 50% ram, that is reserved for it only

    Hello, does anyone know how can I lower shared memory of Iris Xe graphics from 4gb to 2gb, right now i have 8 gb of ram so i can't game good, cause my gpu takes half of my ram. Thanks
  2. C

    Question Windows 10 hangs on logo

    I recently added more RAM to my system and now when I start up my computer it hangs at the Windows 10 logo. If I press and hold the power button to turn off and then press it again to turn back on, the second time it will not display anything. Just a blank screen. Then if I repeat that one more...
  3. ca23kr94

    Question Hyperx RAM not working anymore, only RAM's RGB light is turning on but no display ?

    I've bought new HyperX DDR4 RAM for my PC. I installed it in my PC when It arrived and it worked perfectly, I didn't have any problems with it. Then one day I was playing a game when my pc screen froze, I couldn't do anything so eventually I shut it down from the button on my PC, I then pressed...
  4. C

    Question RAM speed dropped from 2666mhz to 2400 mhz after installing it ?

    Hello guys. I have the Asus tuf gaming laptop fx505GD which has stock Ram of 8gb @ 2666mhz. I bought a crusial ram 8gb @2666mhz. Suddenly, when i installed the new ram, sto capasity went to 16gb, but tank manager says that speed fell down to 2400. Why this happened? Also another strange...
  5. helpe

    Question 8GB of ram installed, only 5,86GB usable on Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15ALC6 laptop

    System specs: Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Ryzen 5 5500u with AMD Radeon Vega graphics (Vega 7, has 7 cores) 8GB RAM 512GB SSD Samsung Laptop came without OS so I installed Win10 Pro 64-bit from Windows 10 Installation Media and activated it with purchased licence key, everything seemed fine, fast...
  6. Question A small problem with one of my two RAM sticks

    Two years ago I got my first gaming pc, I went to a local hardware store ordered all of the components and asked them to build it for me since I was still pretty insecure about [mess] something up while building it. After 1 year and a half I noticed that after around a full day on my pc my...
  7. Martin William

    Question Ram TBG problem

    Hello, I just installed a ArmouryCrateInstallTool an RBG software for my motherboard and when I set the layout what I wanted, the ram lights went out and I installed HyperX NGENUITY RBG software for my RAM and it still didn't light up. Do you guys know what's the problem?
  8. W

    Question RAM Upgrade suggestions/help

    I'm planning to upgrade my ram to 16gb, since my current ram is bad and makes problems to my pc I collected some money for new ram. My budget is 120-150$. I need best possible ram (best speed and compability with mobo and cpu). Any BSOD I get is related to memory (RAM). PC Specs: Ryzen 3 2200G...
  9. MrBearIsHere

    Question Can I use AMD DDR2 ram on intel?

    I have a system running on Intel Core 2 Quad CPU, and it's motherboard is acer oem motherboard (I think it's msi oem motherboard bc it's saying Micro-Star)......and Ik the motherboard can support up to 6GB ram ddr2, So I found some cheap unbranded DDR2 4GBx1 ram....but it saying it's only...
  10. W

    Question What is going on with my system and ram

    My system is constantly going bluescreen of death, every couple of minutes pc freezes or goes BSOD. My RAM speed is 2400mhz but when it is set in bios option DRAM - Auto it will cause even more unstability, when i change ram speed to DRAM - 2144 (2144mhz) it works better, it sometimes can be...
  11. TriZEn

    Question Should I get 2400 MHz CL16 94$ or 2666 MHz CL19 90$ ?

    Both are 2x8GB
  12. OctanGaming234

    [SOLVED] Memory Management Error BSOD

    Hi all, I have made a new build a couple of weeks ago, And I have been having this weird bsod "memory management". I suspect there is something wrong with the RAM, even though MemTestx86 has passed without error. I have tried to run Ubuntu 18.04 as well, But there are no issues, no crashes...
  13. Da_Milky_Daddy

    Question How much Ram do I need at least

    So im saving up to buy a gaming pc next year and i have a question about the rtx 3060 (non Ti/super) can i use 16GB of ram? and does speed of the RAM matter for the gpu?
  14. MorAleFTW

    Question What motherboard can i use for my i5-7600k?

    So i've had my computer for a while and unfortunately the motherboard i have (b250m) doesn't allow for OC and doesn't have dual channel ram slots. (Only able to fit two ram). I have been looking for a new motherboard but I'm confused as to which one i can buy which has both dual channel, and the...
  15. M

    Question Probably dead ram slot?

    So when i first built my pc, i had one ramstick plugged in the 2nd slot and the pc was running fine when one day it just started to work suspicious. I couldn't shutdown my pc without force shutdown. So i brought my pc to the repairs and supposedly it was a ram issue. They changed my ram to a...
  16. smushaheed

    [SOLVED] I want to add 8GB memory to my laptop with existing 8GB memory.

    I'm not sure what 8GB RAM I must install. I'm using Fedora. To get RAM info, I used sudo lshw -class memory This references a Kingston RAM. I was hoping to go for this: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B01BIWKP58/?cstrackid=89315117-ce98-43d4-8226-7e3303ba6ffb&tag=micronin-21 Is this good and...
  17. nickp72

    [SOLVED] Not sure if I should get 3000Mhz memory or 2400Mhz memory

    I have my PC right now running 16GB 2400Mhz Ram, I am using the built in XMP profile which makes it run at 3000Mhz. I want to get new ram to replace the 16GB I already have but I am unsure if I should buy 3000Mhz or 2400Mhz ram. My PC is a prebuilt sadly from CyberPower and they told me that my...
  18. JorensNorkus


    So today i was playing FS19 yeah i know who plays that game but i was playing normally then i paused a game and i walked out of my room to help out my girlfriend for 5 mins i came back and see my pc is off. I tried to turn it on but nothing it wasn't turning on then i turned off powersuply and...
  19. S

    [SOLVED] Am I losing anything?

    So I just upgraded my RAM and wanted to take advantage of the new 3200MHz speed that I could utilize. I normally just turn on the XMP profile in the BIOS, and everything works out, however, I noticed that whenever I did use the XMP profiles, my PC would no longer boot, and finally, I saw this...
  20. J

    [SOLVED] Compatibility between RAMs and GPU DDR?

    Hi guys, Since i started to look and ask for advices to build my new PC, i often saw that strong GPU's are using DDR6 RAM type, and most of the RAM types if not all of them, if we talk about Corsair, Vulcan...etc., good ones i mean, are DDR4. So my question is, this DDR6 and DDR4 difference...
  21. A

    Question Issue with xmp and computer freezing when opening some programs

    I recently had my computer in for service because a problem that was unfixable. They changed the Mobo, ram(because last was faulty even tho it was new and worked when i leaved it to them), and case fans. Since then, i tried to enable xmp with 3200 mhz. It goes into a reboot loop for about 5-6...
  22. itmesoham

    [SOLVED] Dual channel Ram compatibility

    So I want to upgrade my Corsair vengeance lpx 8gb ddr4 2400mhz to 8+16 gb Corsair vengeance lpx ddr4 3200mhz. If I do so, will they run in dual channel mode? My motherboard is Gigabyte h110. Thanks.
  23. K

    [SOLVED] CPU usage is constantly 100%

    I have some CPU problems, i asume, because my CPU usage seems to be at 100% nearly all the when i'm playing games and it's taking a toll on my framerate. (I'm mainly refering to CS:GO here, but the same happens with Destiny 2, Warzone, Fortnite, and games where there's a lot happening on the...
  24. Revan-chan

    [SOLVED] Ram stuck at 2133MHz

    Hi I dont know why but my rams are stuck at 2133MHz even though my CPU and MB supports higher speeds and ram it self is 3200MHz CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600Xt MB: Asus Tuf B550-Plus Ram: Corsair vengeance LPX 2*8GB 3200MHz
  25. X

    [SOLVED] Placing RAM in DIMM Slots 2 and 3 yet still in dual channel.

    Hi. as title says, i mounted my 2x8 GB rams 2133 mhz with same specs and same manufacturer into slots 2 and 3. The reason i mounted it in DIMM 3 instead of 4 is that when i tried it on 4, the pc is not booting up. Therefore, i tried the slot 3 and it works. My concern here is that, is my pc...
  26. ZakYOLO

    [SOLVED] Need a similar motherboard

    Hello, my motherboard is h-ig41-uATX and it has a max of 4GB ram. Obviously that is a problem in the gaming side so i need some help finding a very similar motherboard but with higher ram like 8 or 16. Motherboard has to support everything the h-ig41-uATX does. Please help me people...Thx
  27. ZakYOLO

    [SOLVED] Pc not booting when i install a specific type of ram

    Well...i have 1gb ddr3 and 2gb ddr3. I installed the 1gb ddr3 and jt worked fine. But when i added the 2gb ddr3 it didnt work, pc says 1 short beep 1 long beep which of course indicates that there's a ram problem. Now, i installed 2gb ram alone and still same gosh darn thing. 1 short beep 1 long...
  28. TheKerangMan

    [SOLVED] 16GB RAM(7.93GB usable only)

    I just add another 2 stick of memory 4GB @2666MHz to the other unoccupied slots.. The result looks good showing 16GB of RAM installed but as you all can see it's only 7.93GB in the bracket(as shown in Windows and Task Manager specs.. Is this normal? Thanks in advance! Ryzen 5 1500X Asrock B450M...
  29. SeanK135

    [SOLVED] How to fix ram under preforming

    Hi! i recently built a pc a few months ago and noticed that the ram was not preforming to the standard it should be... its runnung at 2111mhz instead of 3000mhz , i havent reakky gone messing around with it as thats a little out of my comfort zone but maybe 1 of you guys can help! My ram is...
  30. H

    [SOLVED] Power supply connector

    I have building a pc for my dad it's in budget and for typing and little poster creating in graphics I bought athlon 200ge Gigabyte a320m s2h 1tb hdd 7200rpm 8gb 2400mhz ram I bought a case psu combo which is 250w But my problem is my psu have 4 pin connector but my mobo has 8 pin connector is...
  31. Jacob____p

    Discussion Need help overclocking ram

    So i have mixed ram 2 sticks of corsair vengeance ram at 2133mhz and 2 sticks of corsair xms3 ram at 1600mhz.im currently running my ram at 1800mhz . My specs I7 4790 Gtx 1070 16gb ram Z97 gaming 5 The timmings for the vengeance ram is 11-11-11-27 and the timmings for the xms3 ram is 9-9-9-24...
  32. E

    Question Memory Slots Problem

    My computer wont boot with 2 x 8 ram sticks on 2nd and 4th slot in mobo, but it will on the 3rd and 4th slot, but it will on 1x8 on the 2nd slot.
  33. YakkieWakkie

    [SOLVED] I was wondering if 2666 MHz ram would work in my 2400 MHz motherboard

    i have a B250M PRO-VD motherboard and i wanted to upgrade my pc. My friend has CORSAIR 16GB 2X8GB 2666MHZ DDR4 VENGEANCE LPX BLACK and i was wondering if it would work with my motherboard (CPU: INTEL CORE I3-7100 )
  34. Z

    [SOLVED] MotherBoard will not accept any type of ram overclocking

    Well, the title says everything. Recently or for awhile now i've been wanting to know how much performance a ram overclock could really present for an amd ryzen cpu. I ran a successful ram overclock once at 2866MHZ I think and it gave me a lot of performance (unless it was just a placebo...
  35. A

    Question Computer won't post to BIOS , no display, no beeps

    I've been trying for 2 hours now to get this to work and I've read several forum recommendations. I don't think the PC specs are that important in this case but it's a pre built PC that I was taking apart to test something else (I didn't have the right adapter so i scrapped that). It was working...
  36. A

    [SOLVED] Need help with upgrade.

    specs AMD FX 6300 1050 ti 1600mhz 16gb ddr3 ram GA-78LMT-USB3 6.0 I need a upgrade soon I have had this pc for over 2 years and i'm getting kinda tired of it any recommendations? I'm using the pc for mainly gaming.
  37. W

    [SOLVED] Problem with RAM speed

    I had bought my PC in august last year, everything was brand new, so my PC has problem with its RAM. I need to put my RAM speed from its native 2400mHz to 2133mHz, to load windows. Everytime I put it on Auto or set it to 2400mHz it freezes on loading windows. And when its on 2133mHz it works...
  38. T

    [SOLVED] Will 16gb 3200mhz suitable

    Can an MSI Z170A Motherboard handle 16gb 3200mhz of ram?
  39. Mikeyteves

    Question Very high ram usage in Task Manager (service hosts)

    My task manager is absolutely clogged up with service hosts. All using up so much ram. 98% because each service host takes up around 180-190mb! Any way to lower that? I have a Dell G7 laptop, with 16gb ram. Mike
  40. M

    [SOLVED] SSD OR RAM, that is the question!

    hey guys! there is some questions about having a stable frame rate in Games! so i just made my pc i'm totally sure that this issue not realted to my cpu or gpu, trust me tho!! but when i go in some games like cod mw, when a new map wanna load, in first 2 or 3 minutes, the fps jumps from 60 to...