Forum discussion tagged with XMP.
  1. Rohit2469

    Question Need help in overclocking RAM!!!! Crucial BASICS ram.

    Hi guys. I need help in overclocking my CRUCIAL BASICS 8GB 2666Mhz CL19 1.2V ram. It's a GREEN PCB, NO HEATSINK ram. I have a ryzen 5 3400G, and since the vram is shared, stability is very important!!!. I want to overclock it to 2933mhz, but Idk how much voltage to change. Also I'm unsure if...
  2. T

    Question Enabling D.O.C.P in my bios causes my system to bootloop any trouble shooting ideas?

    When I built my first pc I was looking for things to setup on bios and a lot of videos said to enable xmp or D.O.C.P to get the rated speed on your ram. I did so and to my surprise my system boot looped until it booted in safe mode. I've tried 2 different motherboards and 2 different ram kits...
  3. popicaaa

    Question xmp crashing games

    xmp at 3200mhz keeps crashing games and the crash report says smth about directx 11 or 12 but on the interenet there is not even a single fix for that so it must be xmp cuz when i dont have it on nothing happens btw i have a ryzen 2700x and a 1660 super oc from asus rog and a gigabyte b450 elite...
  4. Kyle Q

    Question XMP causing blue screen of death

    Whenever I enable XMP in bios, (Gigabyte b450 DS3H), My PC will blue screen on 50% of startups and give me error codes like: CRITIAL_SERVICE_ERROR IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL KMODE+EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED I originally had 2x4 Corsair 3000mhz and upgraded to 2x8 Corsair 3000mhz so now I have 2x4, 2x8...
  5. Djizox

    Question D.O.C.P makes my games crash

    Hi, when enabling the D.O.C.P profile with my RAM to 3600Mhz, my PC boots and I can play games, but with a random time interval from 5 min to 4 hours, it just crashes to desktop without error messages. Mostly after a crash in GTA V and I reopen, it crashes within 5-10 min 3-5 times in a row. So...
  6. A

    Question XMP not applying in RAM

    I have this RAM: Corsair Vegeance LPX 32GB(16x2) I enabled XMP and my RAM still in 2133 Mhz. I applied the multiplier manually to get maximun Mhz for my RAM (3000Mhz is max) and still in 2133. What can I do?
  7. O

    Question Computer crashes when installing new RAM ?

    Hi my specs I own are i9-9900k, Asus ROG MAXIMUS HERO VI and I am trying to install a new memory which is the G.skill ripjaws V 32GB 4000mhz @ c16. F4-4000c16d-32gvka. Whenever I try and enable XMP and I restart my pc it says ur system has posted in safe mode. I even disabled my CPU overclock...
  8. A

    Question Can I use SODIMM XMP memory stick on non supported XMP board?

    Hi All, Before I did some research, I bought for my EliteMini HX90 the below RAM: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08W2JV9R9 Only later I understood it can only be used on supported XMP, which is not my case. Still, what will happens if I'll install it in addition to what I bought later...
  9. B

    [SOLVED] pc fails to boot with xmp enabled DARK Zα 3600mhz

    specs: i5 11400f b560m aorus pro DARK Zα 8gbx2 3600mhz gtx 1070 so as the title says my computer wont boot with xmp enabled (the computer stays on with no output on the display). It boots with xmp disabled at 2400mhz ram speeds. I have tried troubleshooting, and actually got it to work at the...
  10. Vicciouss

    Question What might be the problem?

    Hello! Asking for my boyfriend here.. he has problem with ram frequency being clocked at 800mhz.. with and without xmp on... we can't seem to figure out what might be the problem before actually running it through the store the pc was bought at. His ram is corsair vengeance 2x8 gb 3200mhz...
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    Question Pc wont boot on XMP profile

    Hello, I recently upgraded my pc, it booted up just fine except when I turned on xmp profile, at which point it refused to boot. I have updated the BIOS thinking maybe that was the issue but no such luck after the update I also tried to manually overclock it to 3200 MHz and it didn't boot then...
  12. O

    Question BSOD after enabling XMP and increasing MHz without XMP.

    I have a GIGABYTE B450M S2H motherboard, Ryzen 5 3600 CPU and a couple GSKILL 8GB Ripjaws V 3000MHz RAMs. When I enable XMP profile the RAMs working with 3000MHz and 1.35V but the Windows showing BSODs constantly. I tried to set my RAM frequency to 3000MHz by manually and disabled XMP, in this...
  13. Question Question about core voltage of i7-10700KF and RAM XMP profile ?

    Hello to all of you, I just installed the i7-10700KF (MB is B560 Prime Plus). I did not play with anything in the BIOS and I see this number: I think the CPU cover core voltage is too much, should I set an offset to like -0,05 or -0,1 V (for better lifespan and temperatures)? I think the...
  14. A

    Question Not reaching 3200mhz with my Gskill RAM

    Specs: Z170A Gaming M7 Motherboard with most recent update Intel I7-6700K CPU. G.Skill F4-3600C18-16GVK -DDR4 RAM ST4000DM004-2CV104 -4TB HDD Intel SSDPEKNW010T9 -M.2 NVME SSD in slot M.2_2 Freshly installed windows 10 on the above drive. Nvidia GTX 1080 RM750 -PSU. NZXT Kraken X63 280mm -AIO...
  15. Itzflynn

    Question I cannot get my RAM frequency to reach 3200mhz as advertised ?

    Hi guys, basically recently I realised that my ram is not running at the clock speed they can (3200mhz) my gigabyte motherboard is quite old as my pc is around 4 years old, it’s a gigabyte B250M-DS3H and is at its most updated bios from 2018 F9 so I can’t update it to possible solve this. I...
  16. D

    Question Bizarre crashes that I can't seem to pinpoint the cause of ?

    I am trying to pin down the reason for my system crashes but I can't seem to put my finger on it. Here is what is happening. First off I have run my XMP profile for over a year with no issue. I even used to play the game I am playing with no issue in the past. I ran into this issue, formatted my...
  17. Sharkbytes100

    Question When i use xmp profile it sets ram to 2667 instead of 3600 ?

    When I set xmp profile 1 or 2 it runs my corsair 2x16 gb 3600mhz ram at 2667myz instead of 3600mhz ?
  18. F

    Question Looking for Ram that runs at 2400mhz without XMP Profile

    I recently bought a new set of ram that was advertised as 2666 but ran at 2133 without XMP. Unfortunately, I then had to find out the hard way that (atleast according to users on the dell forum) my motherboard doesn't have XMP support. I've been trying to find a set of 2x8 gb ram sticks that can...
  19. Iver Hicarte

    Question Is there Significant Performance loss if 2400MHZ DDR4 RAM Speed for Ryzen 5000 Series CPU's is being used?

    Greetings! I am going to be upgrading my system to a Ryzen 5000 series CPU, particularly the 5800x or the 5900x (Can't really decide yet because both CPU's are just too good, though I'm an editor so there's a strong chance I'll be getting the 5900x). I did my research and I know that Ryzen...
  20. S

    Question RAM questions concerning Asus gaming laptop with Ryzen CPU ?

    Hello everyone, I bought the Asus Strix G15 Gaming laptop with the Ryzen 5900hx processor. From what I am reading online the ram that Asus shipped with the laptop from the factory is terrible due to very loose sub-timings. I'm looking for a faster kit of ram and realized that because I have a...
  21. maruk0

    Question Do I need to update my bios/how do i turn on xmp?

    I recently received my pc from NZXT. I am currently running on an MSI b555-a pro, amd ryzen 7 5800x, with an rtx 3090. I'm sort of new to all of this and I have heard that turning on your xmp will help performance. I have read that you do not necessarily need to update your bios unless the...
  22. G

    Question Constant BSOD

    Specs: CPU: Ryzen 7 2700x Mobo: ASUS Crosshair VIII GPU: Gigabyte RX 590 Memory: 2x 8GB G.skill Ripjaws V 3200mhz Cl 16 Boot drive: Samsung 970 EVO 1tb NVME HDD: Seagate barracuda 7200rpm 2tb SATA PSU: Corsair RM750x (Planning on replacing CPU and GPU with 5900x and 6800xt when they become...
  23. Muhammad Jahid

    Question Will this ram run at 2666Mhz without enabling xmp profile?

    I want to buy a very low cost transcend u-dimm 4GB 2666Mhz Ram. Link- https://www.transcend-info.com/Products/No-974 But, I know some DDR4 ram like (Corsair/Gskill) with any speed(2400/2666/3200) always runs at 2133Mhz as factory default but no idea about this heatsinkless transcend ram. So...
  24. Question Need your opinion - Is my RAM working correctly ?

    Hello everyone, I just registered on this forum to ask a question to every of you as you seem expert in this field. I do multiple things on computer but knows nothing about RAM. Here is my benchmark: https://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/42960118 My laptop is a MSI GT73VR 6RF. -- You can...
  25. Salzeda

    [SOLVED] Help! I bought DDR4-3600 RAM but my motherboard only supports up to 3200 MHz. Can I still make it work?

    Alright, first off, the specs: Motherboard: Gigabyte A320M-S2H-CF (using latest BIOS F53) (a budget board but it gets the job done) CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 1500X running at 3.50 GHz (stock settings) (got it for $69 a couple years ago on Amazon, not too shabby) GPU: Gigabyte GTX 970 Windforce (stock...
  26. Sherlocksh

    Question Strix Z490-A board restarts unexpectedly

    My PC restarts unexpectedly. How do I troubleshoot the problem? What are the steps I should take? Intel i5-11400F Asus ROG Strix Z490-A Gaming Corsair CV 650W Zotac AMP White RTX 3060 Samsung 970 Evo Plus 500GB Corsair iCUE 220T RGB Airflow Corsair DDR4 3600 2x8GB (CMW16X4M2C3600C18)(Micron)...
  27. HarryGRGamer

    Question The computer has rebooted from a bugcheck (ntoskrnl.exe) ?

    I have recently received a BSOD again, It's my third since I've built my new PC in March. When I went to the event viewer the error was identified as this. "The computer has rebooted from a bugcheck. The bugcheck was: 0x00000139 (0x0000000000000003, 0xffff8287cb1b2490, 0xffff8287cb1b23e8...
  28. TomDC

    Question 4x 8gb Corsair Vengeance RGB running at 2133mhz

    hi there my Corsair ram is running at 2133mhz xmp doesnt work at all custom timings and manuely setting it to 3200mhz will change nothing even tryd underclocking it to 1866mhz but nothing at all its forced to 2133mhz specs 7 2700 2080 super x570 aorus elite 4x 8gb Corsair Vengeance 3200
  29. Akalanka Umayanga

    [SOLVED] Games keep crashing when XMP Profile is Activated

    Hi, I have a Ryzen 5 3500x CPU running on stock speeds. And i have applied the XMP profile for my RAM ( Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 2x8 3600Mhz). When the XMP profile is active the games keeps crashing within 5-10min of playtime. When i set the ram to default speed the games work fine. is this...
  30. APSK

    Question 2 Ram sticks, same company but different build dates and slight xmp speed difference

    I've got 2 of corsair's vengeance ddr4 3000 mhz. Both sticks have same timings at same voltage of 1.350v but different speeds, one is at 2998, and the other is at 3002, owing to its different manufacturing dates and source. First one is from SK hynix and is a dual rank memory, Second one is from...
  31. M

    Question Enabling XMP profile

    I do currently have my new setup: Cpu: i3 10100f Mobo: Gigabyte B460m Aorus pro RAM: 2x8 3200MHZ PNY XLR8 GPU: HIS RX 580 My rig currently has 2133MHZ on RAM and I look into bios that if i turn on XMP, it will run at 3200MHZ but my cpu only supports 2666MHZ, will enabling XMP for 3200MHZ just...
  32. aoguz

    Question My ram is under expectations?

    My corsair vengeance led is 2133 mhz but i use xmp so it is 3000 mhz but as it shows on https://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/41345847 my ram is below expectations any cause? everything is excellent without that
  33. 1V0RY

    Question XMP not working properly on dual channel

    Hi guys i need help with my pc. i have Ryzen 3700X MSI X570 gaming plus RAM 16GB (2x8) 3200 My pc gives me blue screen sometimes or freezes othertimes when enabling XMP on dual channel, but on single channel it's working just fine and i even can overclock the sticks to 3600 or higher. I...
  34. Prestianni

    Question XMP On ryzen

    Hi all So I’ve got a Asus Rog strix b450-f gaming and a ryzen 5 3600 with 2x 16gb ram (team t force nighthawk 3600mhz) apparently there is xmp on Intel but where everywhere else says to select “xmp” on the ai overclock tuner, it doesn’t show up for me Anyone know anything that could help Thanks :)
  35. G

    Question Why is my memory under perfoming?

    So I got this bran new memory and ive been using it for about 2 months now and I decided to do this user benchmark test and it says that my memory is underperforming. It was at 40% as I havent enable XMP but after doing it, it only rose to 53% and thats way below average. Why is that? How do I...
  36. WildTemp


    Hello people I come to see if you can help me, I bought this mb and when I enter the bios and activate the xmp profile the screen goes black and already three times I had to reset the bios. It may be that where the bios version I use is 1.10 I throw error to use the profile and should update the...
  37. digighost

    Question XMP not working

    Im trying to get my full speeds on my gskill trident 3000's I enable xmp in bios on my msi x470 gaming plus and choose the 2933 profile and save and exit. Pc then power cycles 5 times(the ram test max) and then reverts to last safest speeds(default) Any help?
  38. P

    [SOLVED] MSI Z97 Gaming 5; i5-4690K; G.Skill Trident X (2400Mhz/C10) 4GB x 4 compatibility issue

    M/B: MSI Z97 Gaming 5 CPU: i5-4690K at 4.2 Ghz RAM: G.Skill Trident X 4GB (2400Mhz) x 4 running at 1600 Mhz GPU: MSI GTX 970 Gaming 4GB HDD: WD Green 1TB CPU-Z Report: The issue i came upon is that i purchased a kit of G.Skill Trident X 4GB x 2 on top of the 2 i had before which were running...
  39. A

    Question Consistent BSOD Crashes

    Hey! I just installed another two sticks of Corsair CMK16GX4M2D300C16W Vengeance LPX 16 GB totaling 32GB. I am running these on D.O.C.P. on an Asus B450-F ROG so that I can achieve the 3000Mhz advertised on the box. However, since installing them I have been dealing with BSOD crashes, in...
  40. vincent033

    [SOLVED] Adding RAM reduces performance?

    Hey! I own 2x8 GB of Corsair Vengeance DDR4 3200MHz I wanted to upgrade for more RAM and purchased another set of 2x8 GB (exact same product) I wanted to fill up the 4 RAM slots, but my benchmarks tell the RAM is 'performing below potential' (benchmark 4 ram sticks) I have turned on A-XMP in...