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  1. 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...
  2. 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
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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.
  9. 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 )
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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.
  13. 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...
  14. T

    [SOLVED] Will 16gb 3200mhz suitable

    Can an MSI Z170A Motherboard handle 16gb 3200mhz of ram?
  15. 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
  16. 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...
  17. F

    [SOLVED] Memory upgrade goes horribly wrong

    I have HP Pavilion dv6-21em Intel Core i3 CPU M 330 2.13GHz with 2x2GB RAM, my laptop supports up to 8GB upgrade. I needed upgrade and I went to Crucial website and their analytics showed compatible memory Crucial 8GB Kit (2 x 4GB) DDR3L-1600 SODIMM. Since it was out of stock I find Kinston...
  18. D

    [SOLVED] Newly Build PC no display no beep (potentially bc of ram)

    Hi guys, I'm a new user on this forum! I needed to join this community because I'm seeking a solution to my problem; today I built my first PC PC Specs in case you need them to help me: CPU: Ryzen 3400g GPU: Radeon Vega 11 Motherboard: Asus TUF B450-Pro RAM: 2x8gb HyperX Fury (Kingston) DDR4...
  19. Am Weeaboo

    Question Why is my memory so high while idling?

    I have 16GB of ram and for some reason it idles around 40% when basically nothing is open but nothing is using anything more than 100MB other than discord.
  20. Lzcas

    Question So i going to get a ryzen 2600x what exact ram should i get with rgb best for performance? 16gb

    I'm going to buy a Ryzen 5 2600x and new rgb ram for under £86 whats the best for performance i was thinking corsair rgb vengeance 3600mhz cl16 help me and what settings should it be on i'm confused and whats best ram to get?
  21. S

    Question Does RAM added to second empty slot have to be exact as original in first slot?

    I have a Dell XPS 15 (9550) with manufacture installed "16GB DDR4 at 2133MHz - 1 DIMM" in slot 1. Slot 2 is empty. Can I add "Crucial 16GB DDR4-2400 SODIMM" to slot 2, making it 32GB, or do I have to buy two of these so each RAM is identical? Is there anything else I should be considering or...
  22. Bheepal05

    Question Usable ram issue

    I currently have 8 GB of ram installed in my system. But it seems like that only 3.93 GB of it is usable. I tried solving this issue myself using common ways from the tutorials i found on YouTube. It doesn't really work for me after several attempts. It might be me making a mistake or the ways...
  23. Bhathiya

    Question Motherboard compatibility

    Hi, I have a PC with the below specs but it stopped working sometimes ago. The issue was that the PC used to work sometimes and sometimes not. Sometimes it works perfectly but sometimes it just shuts down suddenly while working. Recently it hasn't been working at all. When i got it checked...
  24. B

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 RAM problems - of 8GB installed, 3,6GB available

    Hello to anyone taking the time to read this, ive acquired a new HP laptop and installed Windows 10 Pro on it. The problem is the RAM. There is 8GB of DDR4 RAM installed, but 2,1GB hardware reserved and 2,3GB constantly IN USE. After all those schenenigans im left with 3,6GB to use, so sad...
  25. C

    Question CAS# Latency reading as 18 in CPU-Z but set to 17 in Bios

    Can this cause BSOD? I have been getting them frequently and just noticed that in CPU-Z that the CAS# Latency is different to what I set in the bios. In the Bios I set it to 17 but in CPU-Z it shows as 18
  26. 2ralistaken

    Question Mixing RAMs with different CL ratio and MHz

    Hi,i have a question about mixing rams.I have laptop and i installed cpu-z for checking cl ratio of my ram and it was 15cl and sometimes decreasing to 10cl. Also it is 2133MHz DDR4. But i want to buy 2400Mhz 17cl ram and everybody saying it must be same cl ratio and mhz. But i cant find same...
  27. G

    Question Ryzen 1600x + GTX 1080ti Poor performance

    I built my system a year ago, mainly for CSGO, but my frames are as low as 90 in some scenarios, for example, on nuke outside I get similar performance as my friend with a 1050ti paired up with an i5 8400. But he gets higher. I am lost about what to do, can anyone reference, anything that can...
  28. S

    Question Compatibility Issue with RAM

    Hello, I have ordered this Corsair CMZ4GX3M1A1600C9 Vengeance 4GB Single Module DDR3 Memory DDR3-1600MHz 1.5V https://www.corsair.com/ww/en/Categories/Products/Memory/High-Performance-Memory/Vengeance®-—-4GB-Single-Module-DDR3-Memory-Kit/p/CMZ4GX3M1A1600C9#tab-tech-specs Is it compatible with...
  29. Radiance80

    [SOLVED] 2666/2933 memory on 2400 laptop motherboard

    Will the laptop work with (HyperX Impact 16GB 2666/2933 memory) on my laptop (ASUS GL553VE FY022T) that only supports 2400? I want to buy this memory in order to rearrange it later in another laptop , or i just need to put some 2400 memory and not worried?Thank!
  30. I

    Question Broken Ram or Broken Mobo?!

    Hello my people I have a little question to ask, I gave my little brother my old PC when I say old its pretty old, It was upgraded though and now runs a few games at pretty decent fps, but anyway... Specs ---- Mobo : asus p7p55d-e Ram : samsung 1333mhz ddr3 8gb 2x4gb running at 1.34v Gpu : gtx...
  31. Z

    Question I have a question about ram ?

    Guys I have a B450 GAMING PLUS motherboard from msi,and i have 1 stick of 8 gb ddr4kingstong hyperx ram instald,I own another 2 sticks of 4 gb of the same brand and speed can i place them in?
  32. A

    Question CL15 RAM runs on CL16

    Hello. As you can see on the screen below my ram timings are 16-17-17-35 although I set the XMP profile in BIOS with the 15-17-17-35 timings. I also noticed that if I change CAS latency in BIOS to 15, it jumps to 16, if I set 17, jumps to 18 etc. but if I set 16 or 18, the value doesn't change...
  33. prashantem7

    Question My Corsair Vengeance LPX 32GB (16*2) 3000Mhz not working with 3700x

    Hey Fam, I am new into pc building and a couple weeks ago built a new pc after waiting for so long for the ryzen 3rd gen cpus. I am using Ryzen 7 3700X Gigabyte Aorus X470 Gaming 5 wifi Corsair Vengeance LPX 32GB (16*2) 3000Mhz RTX 2070 Super After all the latest bios updates i enabled XMP so...
  34. S

    Question Will 3200mhz ram work on this motherboard

    It says that you can use 3200mhz ram but says (oc) next to it https://www.newegg.ca/p/N82E16813145086?Item=N82E16813145086 Can someone pls let me know if that means it will work or i can get that speed if I overclock it if i get 3000mhz
  35. ciro_881

    Question [FIXED] I think I fried my Ram

    After trying to overclock my cpu (which shouldn't be possible), I tried to overclock my ram. When I overclocked my cpu, everything was fine but when I overclocked my ram the pc would go "no signal". Cpu: Athlon200ge Ram: HyperX 2x4GB 3200Mhz Mobo: Asus A320M-K Gpu: Sapphire RX580 8GB Psu...
  36. Question RAM show Single Channel in Bios but in cpuz/hwinfo it show Dual Channel

    Does my ram running in dual-channel ? cause i'm using this ryzen 3 2200g igpu.
  37. Stalio_msb

    Question My PC slows down..After upgrading

    So I had a setup of i5 4th gen + 6GB ddr3 ram with a 1050Ti gfx card. I had installed forza horizon 3 and played it pretty well with minor stuttering here and there.. I thought it was because I had less recommend RAM which is 8.. So now 5 months from that I upgraded it to 8GB ddr3 ram and...
  38. C

    Question Is 16gb(8*2) 2400mhz enough?

    Hi guys! So I'm willing to build a pc which can run games at 1080p smoothly. My components: Motherboard:- MSI B360M bazooka CPU:- i5 9400f GPU:- MSI 570 Armor 8gb OC so with the above components is 2*8gb of 2400mhz enough? or should I go for 2666 or above?
  39. H

    Question 3gb usable only installed 4gb ram

    hey guys , my pc has 2gb ram and intel e5200 processor and a china mobo , when i installed 2gb ram it shows only 3gb usable and 1gb hardware reserved. how can i use full 4gb ram
  40. SimplyWithout

    Question DR vs SR RAM, what's the difference?

    Hey y'all, so I had a RAM question lately as I was choosing to buy new RAM soon. When I first built my computer (about a year and a half ago) when choosing RAM, I just went for the cheapest 8gb ddr4 RAM, purchased, etc. I was looking for that same 8gb kit and instead found a very similar version...