RAM compatibility

Forum discussion tagged with RAM compatibility.
  1. S

    Question Adding an identical fourth DDR3 stick except for part number: potential issue?

    Hi everyone. I'm taking care of my uncle's PC, an old prebuilt Lenovo (should be IdeaCentre K430). I'm thinking of a couple of cheap upgrades, one of which would be adding a fourth stick of DDR3 RAM in order to switch to 16GB (4x4GB) full dual channel from 12GB (3X4GB) hybrid mode. Of course RAM...
  2. gentlebuds

    Question 1x16 GB RAM vs. 2x8 GB RAM?

    Hi, can somebody help me with the RAM? I am planning to buy memory for my newly built PC (MSI A320M PRO M2 V2 + Athlon 200GE) set. I believe 64 GB is the maximum RAM I can put on this set. However, I am just using this for website editing and basic microsoft programs. So I planned to settle for...
  3. JustRelaxASC

    Question Can these 2 RAM memories work together?

    Would these 2 be able to work together? First one is my old 8GB ram and i'm looking to upgrade the system with another stick of 8Gb but I can't find an exact same one. And also would they work in dual channel mode if I underclock the red one...
  4. 5leadgaming

    [SOLVED] RAM Question Regarding Asus P5KC

    I have a question about this motherboard. As I have read online, you can either have 4 sticks of DDR2 memory up to 8gb, or have either 2 sticks of 2gb ddr3 or 1 stick of 4gb, but I have seen videos with this same motherboard and same BIOS version, that have 8gb of ddr3 memory, identified with...
  5. DVLIsaac

    Question Did I fry my motherboard?

    I just bought a new motherboard (the cheapest one that works with ryzen 3000 out of the box) Msi a320m-a pro max I bought a Ryzen 3 3200g apu, and 2 ddr4 viper 3200mhz blackout 4gb sticks On paper everything is compatible I assembled everything on a really old case (it was the only one I had) I...
  6. JojoStar

    Question Ram compatibility

    Hi I have a Crucial Ballistix 8gb 2600 mhz And I found the same ram with 3000mhz at a good price, now can I use both without problem in my pc? Or is recommended to use two of the same speed?
  7. V

    Question Which 8gb ram module will my dh61ww motherboard support?

    I have a Intel dh61ww motherboard with 4gb ddr3 1333mhz hynet ram in it. I just want to upgrade it to 8gb with just a single memory stick. Idk what is compatible with this motherboard but I've seen this one Corsair Vengeance 8GB DDR3 Memory Kit (CMZ8GX3M1A1600C10)...
  8. R

    Question Ryzen 7 2700x RAM Compatibility Issue

    So I recently built a new PC to do some graphic design and to some light editing of home movies. Here's my specs: Ryzen 7 2700x 32 Gb Ballistix 3200Mhz CL16 RAM Gigabyte Aorus B450 Elite Motherboard Radeon Sapphire Nitro+ RX 590 Video Card Here's my issue: When I first installed the RAM, it...
  9. ioannis2015v

    [SOLVED] Trident z rgb 2x16gb 3200mhz cl16 compatibility with x470

    Hello, I am having trouble figuring if the following ram is compatible with the motherboard I am planning to buy for my future pc build. The ram is Trident z rgb 2x16gb 3200mhz cl16 ("f4-3200c16d-32gtzr(x)"). I searched in G.skill's site and both versions (with and without x on the end) are...
  10. V

    Question Is this RAM Compatible? Should I buy this RAM kit?

    Hello, I have ordered this RAM: G Skill Flare X 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4-3200MHz CL16-18-18-38 1.35V SKU Code: F4-3200C16D-16GFX On the G Skill website: it's mentioned that it is compatible with B450 Tomahawk MAX motherboard. LINK But on MSI Website: this RAM is not mentioned. LINK Though it is...
  11. E

    [SOLVED] Will this Memory work with this Motherboard?

    Hello, I'm ordering new PC parts tomorrow, and I'm wondering if this RAM I've chosen will work with the motherboard I've chosen. So I'm gonna be ordering a Ryzen 5 2600, an ASUS Prime B450M-A/CSM MicroATX board, and 2x4GB sticks of Crucial Ballistix Sport LT @ 2666MHz. I didn't find the model...
  12. A

    Question 2x8gb ddr4 3000mhz + Ryzen 5 3600x + X570 Elite = Okay or bad?

    So idk if I've gone and goofed up here or what. It is my first solo build so be gentle with me.. :) Motherboard: Gigabyte X570 Aorus Elite CPU: Rysen 5 3600x Ram: Corsair Vengeance DDR4 3000MHz 2x8GB 16-20-20-38 I've bought these components and are now worried that the ram isn't compatible...
  13. E

    [SOLVED] Will these parts be compatible for my new build?

    Hello, I'm currently looking for parts to put together the rest of my new PC. I currently already have my new GPU and PSU, and just need a CPU, Case, Mobo, and RAM. So with my budget of around $250-$290 USD, I chose the following parts: CPU: Ryzen 5 2600 Motherboard: ASRock B450M Pro4 Case...
  14. P

    [SOLVED] Is ram compatibility still an issue with 3rd gen ryzen?

    Hello guys. I will buy a 3600 next week, with a b450 tomahawk and I was wondering if I should pick a ram model from the qvl or go and buy the one I like the most. So is ram compatibility a problem or I can buy whichever ram model I want? Thanks in advance.
  15. S

    [SOLVED] Laptop RAM Compatibility

    Hello Guys, Here's the images of my current ram and the one I want to add on to the vacant 2nd slot : View: https://imgur.com/a/CKX9LzB Laptop: Asus ROG GL552VW (The numbers in bold and underlined are the only difference) Existing Current RAM: SK hynix 8GB 2Rx8 PC4--2133P--SEO--11...
  16. throwawayaccnt

    Question RAM compatibility for EVGA 112-CS-E365-KR (300 series) B360?

    Hey all, I'm building my girl a gaming PC, I was looking over EVGA's suggested memory recommendations for their B360 mATX board, all of the recommendations were sets of 4GB. Would I be fine using Corsair Vengeance 2666 (CMK16GX4M2A2666C16) , OLOy (MD4U082616BGDA) or any other 2x8GB DDR4 sticks...
  17. ioannis2015v

    Question F4-3000C14D-16GTZR Compatible with Amd platform???

    Hi, I have a problem with ram which I have chosen for my future pc build. I have chosen the Tridentz Z rgb 16gb 3000mhz cl14 (b-die) but in its code name there is no X in the end (F4-3000C14D-16GTZR) and it is not tested in G.skill's site. So, will it be ok in a Msi X470 Gamimg Pro carbon with...
  18. soldiermxdeath

    Question What's the best RAM for TUF B350M-Plus Gaming?

    I'm looking for a RAMs that work better with my Mobo. This is my full PC: https://pcpartpicker.com/b/2Cw6Mp My Corsair LPX White 3200 MHz White barely runs at 3000 MHz stable, I tested all the system with Aida64, Prime95 and the RAMs with memtest without problems. I already know that aren't...
  19. L

    [SOLVED] X470 Motherboards Ryzen 3000 Ready.

    Hi! :) You think or have heard anything about if the existing X470 lineup (but new from the manufacturer) will come with a Bios update supporting Zen 2? What I mean is: Out of the box supporting the next gen Ryzen. Since it seems the X570 mobo's will be priced higher than it's predecessors, and...
  20. C

    Question INTEL DQ45CB - RAM

    Hi everyone! I have a question with an Intel DQ45CB motherboard but my core question I think can be general stuff. I have here with me an very old Intel DQ45CB I want to use for a project but every time I try to start system to test it I get 3 bips. For what I know this is a memory issue error...