ram upgrade

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  1. Shivaa_K

    Question RAM upgrade issue HP OMEN 15-ax044tx

    My PC (laptop) are of these specs: i7-6700HQ 2 X 8 GB 2133GHz SODIMM DDR4 (no motherboard info available online) I bought 2 X 16 GB 3200GHz SODIMM DDR4, ground myself, disconnected main power and battery, remove 2 X 8 GB sticks, installed 2 X 16 GB sticks, reconnected battery and main power...
  2. Question What is the maximum RAM Capacity for ASUS TUF FX705GE ?

    Hi, I'd like to upgrade my RAM for my laptop (ASUS TUF FX705GE) and I'm not sure of its maximum capacity. I found multiple website which tells that there's only 2 slot and it can fit up to 32 GB RAM (2 x 16GB) ...
  3. Z

    [SOLVED] DOCP shutting down my system

    Hi! Sorry if this is not the right thread, but it seemed fitting for the problem that I'm having. So, I recently upgraded my RAM to 32 GB from a 16 GB kit that I bought about a year ago. I made sure to double check the speed and timings of this new 16 GB (8GBx2) kit so that it matched with the...
  4. I

    Question Upgrading RAM help

    Hello, Because of my current needs I am urgently considering upgrading my RAM. I plan to jump from 8GB to 16GB, but since my setup is already quite old (jan. 2016), I am struggling discerning which supported RAM model would be the proper one. My setup is: MSI Z170A GAMING M5 (MS-7977) Intel...
  5. Elias_elie

    [SOLVED] Ram Upgrade : 4gb + 4gb or 4gb + 8gb ?

    I'm using Asus Vivobook 15 x512fa. There is one fixed slot 4gb non removable & one empty slot available for me. I'm confused whether I should go for 4gb+[4gb] or 4gb +[8gb]. In case If buy Ram with same clock speed & all other parameters except using different memory sizes. Is it going to...
  6. B

    Question Looking to upgrade/optimize 10 year old computer - help!

    Hello! I have been using the same computer I built over 10 years ago (with the help of this forum) and it has still been running fairly well but I think it is time for an upgrade. Lately it just can't quite keep up with the games I want to play like Apex Legends and other newer titles. It can...
  7. D

    [SOLVED] Ram upgrade advice on laptop

    Please give me advice on upgrading my RAM to 8 GB + 4GB or 4 GB + 4 GB ? Hello friends, My laptop model is: Toshiba satellite c50 A. While purchasing it had 500 HDD & 4 GB DDR3 RAM. Also as per its descriptions, it will support RAM up to 16 GB. I also have dual slot of RAM (in one slot, 4 GB...
  8. abhiNahi

    [SOLVED] Hp Pavilion Gaming Desktop

    Hi, I am looking to upgrade my PC's ram to 32gb but I have a doubt. The RAM installed on my PC has 16gb of memory and runs at 3200 mhz. So, if I buy another 16gb stick with supported frequency upto 3200 mhz, will it run at 3200 mhz out of the box or will it run at lower speeds? PC name: Hp...
  9. tarmiricmi

    [SOLVED] AMD Ryzen 3500U ram upgrade

    Hello, I got as a present an HP Notebook - 15-db1041nm . My typical use is office work and light development. I don't game (other than occasionally some 15+ years old ones). When I use Visual Studio 2019 with some light projects, project build and run is slow. Now this laptop's obvious...
  10. Emlnerfed

    [SOLVED] Ram upgrade for Hp14q-cs0014TU

    Hello, I would like to upgrade the Ram on my HP 14q-cs0014TU (Product number 7EF94PA) with a CRUCIAL RAM 8GB DDR4 2666MHZ CL19 Laptop MEMORY (CT8G4SFRA266) The default ram present in the laptop is Samsung 4GB 2666Mhz (samsung m471a5244cb0-ctd). However the product specifications on hp...
  11. mreis1969

    Question ASUS A540L Laptop RAM compatibility ?

    Hello guys, I'm here to ask for your advice. Recently I tried to upgrade the RAM on my ASUS A540L laptop. After searching the web I found the following reference: For that reason, I decided to purchase a RAM that I expected to be a compatible with my laptop considering the compatibility...
  12. [SOLVED] Laptop RAM upgrade – which frequency and latency to choose?

    I would like to upgrade the RAM on my Acer Aspire A515-51G and I'm not quite sure what to pick. First of all, here is a screenshot from HWiNFO: Note that even though I have 8GB of RAM, HWiNFO is only showing one module with a capacity of 4GB. And when I open the back of my laptop, indeed I...
  13. Carolinadb

    [SOLVED] Help me upgrade RAM for my Aspire 5!!

    I have an Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-363A core i3-1115G4, 4gb RAM. I'm looking to upgrade RAM, idk if it has another slot or if it's even possible to upgrade (I haven't tried opening it up to have a look, I want to know for sure it can be done before I take it to the tech). In case it is, which one...
  14. Francis SM

    Question Laptop New RAM and SSD have fried 2 MOBOs in a row?!?!? Can't get any power.

    Hello everyone, 2nd time posting here, I am very desperate. Been looking for a solution for a while now. I was given an old ES1-521-48YQ Acer laptop not so long ago. I bought a new SSD and new RAM for it. I have had quite some challenge with it. After a few attempts at installing the SSD and...
  15. Question Ram and SSD upgrade on a Asus Zephyrus G15 2021

    Hello! I am getting my Asus Zephyrus G15 2021 RTX 3060 16GB RAM model tomorrow. (model: GA503QM-HQ145TS ) For exact specs: https://rog.asus.com/in/laptops/rog-zephyrus/2021-rog-zephyrus-g15-series/spec This laptop has a 8GB + 8 GB config for the ram, with one RAM stick soldered. I want to...
  16. TharunSonu

    [SOLVED] Need information about upgrading Ram in my PC

    So, I have H110M-CS Motherboard, with intel i3 6098p processor and 8gb DDR4 2133 mhz and with windows 10 64 bit os. I am planning to upgrade the ram to 16gb by adding another 8gb ram to the motherboard. Does my motherboard support it, if it does, what speed of ram can I go for and is it worth to...
  17. Mortis The Magnificent

    [SOLVED] RAM working on different ranks and latency

    Hey guys, I'm with a 2017 PC and i can't afford to do big upgrades right now, but i'm feeling limited by 8GB RAM in multi-tasking (And also in multi-tasking + gaming). I have 1x8GB RAM. Because my PC is "old" i can't find my exact same RAM stick. So i'm thinking of getting this: My RAM: HyperX...
  18. Tag365

    Question Inspiron 5675 RAM upgrade, I want to install 32 GB of RAM instead of 8 GB

    I'm considering upgrading the amount of RAM (random access memory) of my Inspiron 5675 computer from 8GB to 32GB. I play versions of Minecraft which generally require around 6 GB of RAM or more, which is quite intensive on my limited RAM. Microsoft Edge tabs crash gradually when I'm playing...
  19. jbrighton

    Question Two different computers no longer booting after installing Corsair RAM kit (even with previous memory!)

    Two years ago I bought an Acer Aspire XC-885 with i5 8400 and 1x 8GB 2666MHz RAM after my previous system stopped working, as I was desperate to get a new computer asap after my old system (which was pretty outdated by then) had stopped working and I was unable to figure out the problem. Because...
  20. teslaquila

    [SOLVED] Dell G7 7588 RAM Upgrade to 64 GB

    Hi, I have a Dell G7 7588 laptop with installed RAM 16 GB (2x8 GB). i7 8th gen (8750H) Intel HM370 chipset Manufacturer stated maximum RAM capacity is 32 GB. I would love to have 64GB RAM in my laptop (for programming purposes, I don't play games much). Individually, the processor & the chipset...
  21. T

    [SOLVED] Ram upgrade in Asus x52j(MB:k52jc)

    Hello to everyone, I tried to upgrade the Asus x52j, I bought 2 ram's, mushkin pc3-8500 so dimm 7-7-7-20 1.5V (2x4GB) but when I plug them it doesn't boot. It displays only black screen with white letters(trouble screen) and asking for normal starting or start and fix problem, when I choose...
  22. Dal777

    [SOLVED] Black screen flicker after ram upgrade

    Hello I recently upgraded my RAM from DDR4 16gb to 32gb. Same RAM which is the TridentZ Gskills 8gb 3200mhz sticks. In bios I tried running on auto but the RAM will only run at 933mhz. So then back into bios changed from auto to the DOHC (I think that's what it's called ) anyway and chose my RAM...
  23. JanKorcek

    [SOLVED] Is Hynix HMA81GS6JJR8N-VK compatible with Crucial SO-DIMM 8GB DDR4 2666MHz CL19 Single Ranked

    Hello there, I have laptop Acer Nitro 5 obsidian black, there is this built-in ram HMA81GS6JJR8N-VK - SK Hynix 1x 8GB DDR4-2666 SODIMM PC4-21300V-S Single Rank x8 Module here is the link for it...
  24. V

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 1st Gen Ram Upgrade

    Hi! I'm currently running a single stick 8gb 2400 mhz ram (Hyper X) on my Ryzen PC (Ryzen 5 1500x) would I be easily be able to upgrade to (PNY XLR8 16gb)16gb dual channel 3200mhz without issues? My motherboard is MSI B350 mortar. I've heard that 1st gen Ryzen Chips had issues running memory at...
  25. M

    [SOLVED] invisible thumbnails on icons after a ram upgrade

    hi guys, I've been facing this problem where my icon thumbnails are invisible but the titles only appear throughout the windows directory, oddly it would occasionally appear fine when selecting or saving files within a software. The problem started when i've upgraded my ram from 16 to 32gb. I...
  26. J

    [SOLVED] Upgrading RAM in odd memory capacity, will it work ?

    Hi, I am upgrading DDR2 RAM capacity in my DG41RQ as 2 GB (installed one) with 4 GB (going to buy) so totally 6 GB RAM. in odd memory capacity with same frequency. will it work better than just 2 GB or not or should i go 2 + 2 GB System config Intel E7500 processor with DG41RQ MB 2 GB 800 MHz...
  27. ThaShamano112

    [SOLVED] Please URGENT help for Dell Optiplex 790DT ram upgrade

    Hi Guys im new here...i have a urgent question, i have a Dell Optiplex 790DT. my specs are: psu:550w Gpu:(GalaX) Nvidia GeForce GT 1030 low profile cpu: intel core i3 2130 3.40ghz So now i actually have 4gb (2x2gb)RAM installed and im planing to upgrade it to 8gb. My question is, if i buy 2...
  28. vaibhavgarg

    [SOLVED] RAM upgrade for Apache Pro laptop

    HI all, I have the GE72MVR 7RG Apache Pro laptop (Intel HM175 & i7 7700HQ) which is now a few years old. I would like to upgrade the RAM if useful. Laptop Specs: https://www.msi.com/Laptop/GE72MVR-7RG-Apache-Pro/Specification Based on online search I have found that the motherboard supports...
  29. xNatt

    [SOLVED] Ram upgrade acer aspire xc-780

    i wana upgrade my ram i have a acer aspire xc-780 what ram is compatible before i buy one
  30. P

    Question Planning to upgrade my laptop memory question on mixing capacity

    I'm planning to upgrade my laptop Acer Swift 3 SF314-56G-54P0 from 8 to 12gb The issue is one dimm slot is soldered and the other is removable i have done some research on what ram to buy and came across kingston KCP424SS8/8 but the thing is im afraid if my laptop could give me significant boost...
  31. A

    [SOLVED] Thinkpad T480 RAM Upgrade

    Hello everyone 👋 ! I have a Thinkpad T480 with 8 Gigs of RAM. I am considering increasing the memory capacity. I believe this supports up to 32 Gigs of RAM (Maybe more?). Here are the questions I don't have answers to: Can I buy another stick which is not 8GB and if I did will that work fine...
  32. S

    Question Upgrading Asus G11CD-K (desktop) RAM & SSD

    Hello, I want to upgrade my RAM from 16 GO to 32 GO, and setup an SSD with my existing HDD. I used crucial scan software to get the list of all supported RAM & SSD for my Asus G11CD-K (desktop) and here is the link: https://www.crucial.com/scanview/E23445F331D926C3 My questions are : for RAM...
  33. MillertimePC

    [SOLVED] Upgrading to intel Core 2 Extreme Qx6800

    I have a Dell Dimension 9200. I know its old, but i know there's ways to make into a lower end gaming PC. I upgraded to windows 7, computer has 4gb of ram, a geforce 7900 gtx and a 1tb HDD. Beyond popular belief, i have read you can upgrade to 8 gb of ram and up to an intel core 2 Extreme Qx6800...
  34. ReynardTheFox

    [SOLVED] Need recommendation for changing parts for Old PC (if needed)

    Hello, I built my pc about 5 years ago and it has served me well for the past years. I am still happy with it and my goal now is to try to overclock the machine and try to gain as much performance as its possible until someday it dies on me. I am happy with the most of the components so I don't...
  35. Deftie

    [SOLVED] I think I fried my RAM slots while upgrading

    Hey folks, I have an i5 7600K CPU which was paired with 16GB of DDR4-2400MHz (from Corsair). My motherboard is a Gigabyte Z270, but I'm unsure which one. I've decided to slap 16GB more, same specs but from ASUS. The system failed to read the new RAM so I removed the motherboard to make sure...
  36. S

    Question BSODs after upgrading to 16 GB

    Hello, I recently upgraded my Dell XPS 8700 from 8 GB of RAM to 16 GB, and I have been experiencing frequent BSODs. Here is the multiple things it has said the errors were: Unexpected kernel mode trap KMode exception not handled Driver power state failiure System_service_exception - What...
  37. K

    Question Can i add 2 more sticks of RAM to my existing ones?

    Hey guys quick question. My mobo is Asus rog Maximus Hero XI wi-fi, my CPU is i9 9900K and my ram is G.Skill Trident Z RGB 16gb 2x8 GB, i plan to buy another set just like that one. Same clock speed 3200, same CL14, same voltage 1.35V So my question is could i add another set of 2 same sticks...
  38. joshua3313

    LENOVO Y700-15ISK RAM Upgrade: Will this work?

    Hello people, I'd like to upgrade my laptop with another 8GB of DDR4-2133mhz RAM stick to expand my current 8GB to 16GB. I have the Lenovo Y700-15ISK which has this RAM stick currently installed: https://tweakers.net/pricewatch/772063/hynix-hma41gs6afr8n-tf/specificaties/ I found this stick...
  39. Giroflinho

    Question What do I need to know before upgrading my Lenovo IdeaPad S145-15IWL's Ram memory to a 8GB?

    This laptop has 1 integrated 4GB card and another 4GB card that I can replace, my questions are, what do I need to know before upgrading to a 8gb card, terms like Dual Channel, will it work? I went to https://www.crucial.com/usa/en/scanview/8CBA405231D926C3 and it says I can upgrade to a ram...
  40. Karuko

    Question Should i Upgrade my motherboard and CPU to be able to use DDR4 or just more DDR3 Ram

    Hey, so I installed a new PSU and GPU and my system is not running smooth well not system related more like my PC while playing games is not at the point where it should be whit my GPU and I know my RAM is way too low and my CPU is Old and the same goes for my motherboard but after my last...