Forum discussion tagged with ram.
  1. T

    Question XMP not working

    Hey guys, so basically I built my PC two days ago and since then I'm trying to fix my XMP but nothing is working. I have Ryzen 5 5600x on b550 aorus pro ac board, with 2x8gb 3200MHz c16 ripjaws v kit ram. RAM in on QVL list for the motherboard. When I turn on XMP pc restarts, then automatic...
  2. KritzelnR

    Question Laptop restarting without BSOD when playing games, after installing new RAM ?

    A few days ago i decided to buy a single SODIMM 8gb 3200mhz ram as a 2nd ram for my laptop which is an Acer Aspire 5 a515-45-R1ZM and when i installed it the system recognizes it and i could use the laptop as usual, but when i start to play some games (Elden ring, DOTA 2) the laptop will...
  3. 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...
  4. Qofie

    Question PC restarts randomly ?

    It started around 5 mounts ago when I installed extra 16 GB ram. When he reboot he just show black screen and he turn on like i turned it from button. Every time then he reboot on motherboard lights yellow light after red, green, white. He can stuck on yellow ram light, but he starts after a...
  5. H

    Question Game was crashing with XMP then with XMP off crashes stop.

    Hey guys! Hoping to find some guidance here. First off, my specs: B560M Asus Tuf Gaming Mother Board Intel Core I7 11700KF (no overclock) EVGA RTX 3080 (I believe this comes with stock overclock*) Game (in question) running in a M.2 XPG SSD 32 GB of Corsair Dominator RAM (16 stick each)...
  6. Gypsy_Tzar

    Question Z690 Aorus Xtreme Waterforce boot issue, could it be RAM ?

    Greetings, Building a new PC and I can't seem to get to the BIOS. Here is the config: MB: Z690 Aorus Xtreme Waterforce CPU: i9-12900KS GPU: Auros Xtreme RTX 3090 Ti AOI HDD: (2x) FireCuda 530 4TB PCIe NVMe SSD RAM: 64 GB (4 x 16) G. Skill DDR5 z5 Trident (6400) (XMP 3.0) PSU: ThermalTake...
  7. R

    Question Did i underclock my ram right?

    Hello folks, i recently bought a new system and built it myself. Mobo B450 Aorus Elite v2 CPU R5 2600x RAM 2x8gb DDR4 max 3200mhz Old gpu So before bought ram i did not check ram frequency support for the CPU. The main question: (RAM is G.Skill DDR4-3200 8GBX2, CL16-18-18-38 1.35V) after i...
  8. pekopekora

    Question computer constantly gets bsod each time i use it in dual channel

    i received my new stick of 8gb 2666mhz ram earlier for my ryzen 3 2200g vega 8 pc since its been having a rough time in some games with only 1 stick of 8gb ram. when i put it in i turned off my computer's power and do the 15 sec hold power button thing since i've read some threads that did that...
  9. S

    Question Four Crucial DDR3 modules stopped working after regular shutdown

    Here's what happened. I have Gigabyte GA Z77-DS3H motherboard. So I took four Crucial 8GB modules, installed them as a part of my desktop overhaul, and tested them with Memtest86, all is well. Then I worked on that computer until the evening and shut down Windows 10 x64 the usual way. The...
  10. A

    Question I re-inserted RAM sticks and now the PC just power-cycles endlessly until I turn it off ?

    Mobo: Gigabyte B550 UD AC Ram: G.SKILL Trident Z Neo (2x 16GB) GPU: GeForce RTX 3070 TI CPU: Ryzen 7 5800X PSU: 750 W Gold Hi there. I just got this new pre-built PC (NZXT Streaming Plus PC) and had no issues until today. I just tried to re-insert my RAM sticks as I had 32GB of RAM, but only...
  11. G

    Question Higher End PC struggles with Multitasking and can't play a number of games

    Hey all! I recently made a few upgrades to my old PC due to some RAM issues, and now despite the amount of money I've put into it, is running worse than it did before. My computer struggles with basic multitasking, often having to close my browser while gaming as it ends up lagging out the game...
  12. ArmoredRhino187

    Question 2 of 4 DIMM slots not working?

    Hi all I recently built a new gaming system, everything seemed to be okay until when I got to the POST From what I could see it seems that 2 of the 4 DIMM slots on my motherboard would not work in the sense that the DRAM Warning light would stay on when there were any modules in these two...
  13. SameeraKnight

    Question Two 8GB memory sticks not working after power cut

    After the power cut my PC is not showing anything on the monitor. After few tinkering i found out that both of 8GB memory sticks are the problem so i installed two of my old 4GB ram's and the PC starts normally. but both of the 8GB Ram's are also working in my friends PC without any problem. i...
  14. ptor24

    Question Ram Issues after bad w10 format & bsod

    Hi guys!. I've been dealing with a lot of trouble on one of my ram kits after an error when restarting w10 to factory, those are: 8x2 Corsair vengeance LPX 3000mhz 8x2 Corsair vengeance LPX 3200mhz The 4 sticks are set to 2933 - 1.35v in a MSI Gaming Plus NON max with a R5 2600x. I was using...
  15. Vorihs

    Question RAM bluescreen

    Hi, lately my PC would often crash beacuse of memory management bluescreen. I ran a test using MemTest86 with results as seen below. I have 2x8GB sticks. One was there when i bought a PC several years ago and second i bought couple of months ago. I don't have an idea what can I do to solve this...
  16. gigabelcior

    Question Out of memory google chrome

    So, sometimes when i am playing some games like LOL or GTA I listen music from yt on chrome. I've got chrome pages open my browser will say it is out of memory and will stop responding. The thing is, I have 16gbs of ram and when I check the task manager it states that only half of that is being...
  17. Swabbie

    Question Ram not showing when switch gpu

    hey, i am new on this forum but i have a question. My system specs are: Windows 11 X570 Aorus pro wifi ITX mobo Ryzen 5 5600x CPU 16gb DDR4 RAM corsair vengeance 3600mhz RTX 2060 evga ftw3 / RTX 3080 msi ventus 3X plus. NZXT H1 case with AIO CPU cooler and nzxt 650 watt PSU. so my problem is...
  18. IAmRooby


    I recently upgraded my RAM from 32GB Corsair VENGEANCE DDR4 2400MHz (4 x 8GB) to Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3600 (4x8GB) - I'm using XMP 1, so the frequency is the full 3600mhz, in the BIOS on a ASUS® ROG MAXIMUS XI HERO motherboard, i9 9900K CPU, RTX 3080ti and a recently purchased 1000w...
  19. Daniel_mc

    Question It's a good practice use two ram memories with different frecuency speed and capacity?

    I have two different rams, both are from the same manufacturer (Kingston) and both are DDR4, one is 1067Mhz with a 4gb capacity and the other is 1333Mhz with an 8gb capacity. I know that if I want to use a combination like this, I need to use the lower frequency of the two. In the Windows Task...
  20. madoococa

    Question Best speed ram speed

    I need a ram for my pc. the question is what to select high freq or Low Latency? XPG D50G 16GB (2X8) 3600 CL18 1,850.00 EGP or XPG D50G 16GB (2X8) 3200 CL16 1,650.00 EGP
  21. tomer77

    [SOLVED] Want to Upgrade My 8 GB Ram

    asking for advise for replacing my 8GB ram to 16GB ram motherboard: Gigabyte model H97-D3H-CF processor Intel core(TM) i5-4690 CPU 3.50Ghz MHz 4 Core(s) which kind of Memory Manufacturer Should i buy thanks for help
  22. J

    Question Removing and cleaning out ram sticks has caused high demanding games to stutter then crash

    I had not cleaned out my PC for at least a year and decided it was time to clean it out. After a general dusting, I decided to remove the ram sticks and blow them out with compressed air. I made sure to put them back in the same slots they were in. This was about 2 months ago. Since then when...
  23. pescaru98

    Question 2Rx4 on a motherboard that supports 1Rx8 and 2Rx8

    Hello, I have 2x Samsung M393a2g40eb1-crc0q memories (2Rx4). Can i place one or both of them on a motherboard (Gigabyte GA-H110M-D2P) that says in its User Manual: Support for ECC UDIMM 1Rx8/2Rx8 memory modules (operate in non-ECC mode) Support for non-ECC UDIMM 1Rx8/2Rx8/1Rx16 memory modules...
  24. [SOLVED] High RAM and Paged Pool usage

    Hello, My PC has high RAM usage of 13GB+ with mainly just Chrome opened but looking at RAMMAP and Task Manager it doesn't seem to add up. The paged pool is also large at 15GB and grows over time. I've been trying to look for solutions for hours but nothing seems to work for me. Restarting the...
  25. L

    Question No display and pc restarting after installing new ram

    So I got Corsair Vengeance DDR4 3600 MHz 2x8 as my new ram. But when I install it in. My pc starts up "without display" and then restarts without display. I have tried absolutely everything I found on forums e.t.c for the past 2 days. And I just dont know what to do anymore My specs: GPU: AMD...
  26. Question how to fix ram speed

    so im having this problem that my ram speed is 2667mhz in task manager and 1366.7mhz in memory and in spd it shows 1798mhz in cpu z and i wonder if that is really my ram speed but in my bios it shows this
  27. K

    Question Compatibility w/ Different Corsair Ram

    I have installed in my system 2 16gb 3200Mhz Corsair Vengeance Pro sticks with timing 16-18-18-36. It says Version 4.32. I recently bought some newer Corsair Vengeance Pro sticks that say version 3.32, and the timing is different, says it is 16-20-20-38. Would these two sticks all be compatible...
  28. T

    [SOLVED] Will DDR4 3200 ram be compatible with a z690 DDR5 motherboard?

    I mean would it work fine? Will there be any problems or anything to be careful about? Or it won't work in the first place?
  29. mrttzr18

    Question only 4 of 6 RAM showing up active

    Hi, So only 4 of my 6 sticks of ram show up as active. That's when I check my BIOS and also ran RAMExpert once booted. I'm not sure really where I should start as far as repairing the issue. All 6 of the RAM RGB LED's light up just fine... Also, maybe this is relative information, but recently...
  30. F

    Question Corsair vengeance rgb pro ram not working

    I'm using 16 gb 2x8gb corsair vengeance ram. I just got 4 sticks of corsair vengeance rgb pro and they're causing my monitor and peripherals to not work. They light up with rgb but no display and when I swap to the original vengeance ram they work fine. are they broken? If so why does the rgb...
  31. T

    Question 3200 or 3600 with i5 11600k?

    I am planning to get i5 11600k with z590 AD mobo and 2X16 ram but I wanted to buy 3600 rams and some guy told me that 3600 is completely useless with Intel I better stick with 3200 So is that true? Also are there anything else to focus on while buying rams (like manufacturing companies or any...
  32. J

    Question Running RAM speed above my CPUs max ram speed?

    Hi guys, I recently bought a bundle from a PC parts company that's very big in my country. They boast the RAM speed is 3600MHz, but I look and my i5-11400F can reportedly only support 3200MHz, can I go above this? What happens if I try? Am I safe giving it a go?
  33. A

    Question Only able to boot into Windows 11 in safe mode ?

    Hello, Upon updating my ASUS Crosshair VIII Hero BIOS from version 3904 to 4201, I was unable to apply my old, stable RAM OC settings (3600 MHz, timings are ASUS' default "load daily 3600 MHz B-die timings"). When trying to boot, the system would shut itself off and turn itself on multiple...
  34. M

    Question Ryzen 5600 or i5 12400?

    I can't decide between these two cpu's. I'm going to be running it with an Rx 6700 Xt Reference card. I'm also having trouble deciding on the motherboard as well. If anyone could help me out, I'd be very grateful. Thank you!
  35. textingeneral

    Question Compatability question

    Will an MSI B560M PRO Motherboard and a i5-10400f work with a DDR4 3200 MHz ram kit?
  36. ducksheese

    Question I have 16gb of RAM, but only 128 MB of VRAM. Can I change this?

    Hello! I have a new laptop that I want to do a little bit of gaming on, but when I check it says I have 128 mb of VRAM, even thought I have 16gb of RAM. I was wondering if there is anyway to boost my VRAM, and if there is, could this be damaging to my system at all? Not sure if these details are...
  37. M

    Question My RX 570 isn't getting proper wattage ?

    I downloaded MSI Afterburner and I have noticed that my RX 5704gb ( https://www.newegg.com/powercolor-radeon-rx-570-axrx-570-4gbd5-3dhd-oc/p/N82E16814131717?Item=N82E16814131717 ) only pulls in 60-90w while gaming on any game. All of my games however run fine except Fortnite. There are times...
  38. LongwayToFuture

    Discussion Intel Raptor Lake or Intel Meteor Lake 2023?

    I whas wondering is it good idea to buy now CPU or wait till next year to see what Intel or AMD has to ofer and i'm in need of upgrading something Good to best to last at least the next 7 Years What would be good Motherboard CPU GPU PC for Gaming and maybe Video Editing Intel Raptor...
  39. M

    Question Help with my GPU util and wattage!

    I downloaded MSI Afterburner and I have noticed that my RX 5704gb ( https://www.newegg.com/powercolor-radeon-rx-570-axrx-570-4gbd5-3dhd-oc/p/N82E16814131717?Item=N82E16814131717 ) only pulls in 60-90w while gaming on any game. All of my games however run fine except Fortnite. There are times...
  40. yurid13

    Question Out of memory

    So, sometimes when I've got a lot of chrome pages open my browser will say it is out of memory and will stop responding. The thing is, I have 16gbs of ram and when I check the task manager it states that only half of that is being used. Also, when I'm gaming and using discord, sometimes discord...