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  1. maax59

    Question PC wont boot when xmp enabled with new components

    Greeting! Ive upgraded alot of components recently and since im not vert tech savvy, am having some problems. userbenchmark said my memory is under preforming; "16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1067 MHz Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is...
  2. F

    Question Question about my a-xmp profile

    I have a 2600x and my corsair ram is supposed to run at 3000mhz but its inly doing 2400 or 2100. My question is will enabling my axmp profile for my ram mess up anything on my computer or brick windows? Got alot of stuff i dont really feel like putting back on the pc again!
  3. Codyh1414

    [SOLVED] XMP Crashes games, and in rare cases, the system

    I have trouble shot this system and finally determined that xmp does not work on these components. I have clean installed windows, updated chipset drivers from AMD, i habe updared bios, i have tried the xmp profile from the ram stick and the "levels" from the bios, i habe entered the timings...
  4. JoeyMan12345

    [SOLVED] 3 BSODs in 3 days (Never had one for 2 years)

    I built my computer about 2 years ago and I have never had any problems, let alone a BSOD. Randomly 3 days ago I was playing CS:GO and I got my first BSOD, and since then I have gotten a BSOD while playing CS:GO every day since then (So up to 3 days in a row now). The error for the first BSOD I...
  5. A

    [SOLVED] Troubleshooting Ram Bought 2 of the same stick to go to 4 and Freq/not being recognized?

    View: https://imgur.com/a/RABG28k and the freq seemed to drop to 1866 when I had it set to 2933mhz. View: https://imgur.com/a/oBM6P7H - cpu z View: https://imgur.com/a/riM2aqW - dxdiag View: https://imgur.com/a/dO5KQvG - bios I also checked all the part numbers on cpu-z View...
  6. CandyEA

    Question XMP profiles missing with prebuilds and CPU upgrades idea?

    Hey there :) I've been trying to understand how to enable XMP for RAMS and encountered a few issues. I thought that my BIOS needed an update so I updated it to the latest version (0708) for a CM6870/ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. Still no XMP so maybe my 4x are too old? "Adata EL64C1C1624Z1...
  7. willyburns

    [SOLVED] Memory overclock not working? Problem with XMP.

    Yo, I'm having a problem getting the rated 3200MHz out of my 'Corsair Vengeance RGB (4x32GB)' on a new BIOS revision where previously everything was fine. I have an ASUS ROG Rampage VI Extreme and XMP was working fine with BIOS 2002; however, after updating to 3006, I cannot get my RAM to boot...
  8. S

    [SOLVED] Confused about my Ram XMP - seems to not work

    Hi Guys, Posting this on behalf of my German friend, so sorry about some of the linked pictures being in Deutsch, but you know what you're looking at anyway. Images to reference - View: https://imgur.com/a/y5t3Hn2 He bought Patriot Viper 3200MHz 2x8 Gb as an upgrade from 1 single stick of...
  9. [SOLVED] RAM - half speed, half size, half mental issues.

    Hello, I have had recently many tough times with RAM, now I have bought a new HX432C16PB3K2/32 - the specs of this baby are such: 3200MHz, 32 GB, CL-16. Once I first plugged them in (right after clearing CMOS because I was testing the other RAM before which did not work and took a lot out of my...
  10. Purpleman121

    Question Trying to overclock ram but there is no XMP Profile 1 option?

    It only gives me a disable and enable option and is currently set at disable as I only powered up the pc 1 hour ago. I'm using a Asus XI Hero, i9 9900k, 64gb 3000mhz Corsair Vengeance ram. The videos I checked on youtube all show an option that says profile 1 but I don't have that. Do I just...
  11. 2133Mega-Hurts

    Question Can't get my DDR4 3200mhz RAM above 2133mhz using XMP, MSI B450-A Pro, Ryzen 3200g, G.Skill Ripjaws V Series

    RAM: G.Skill Ripjaws V Series 3200mhz 16gb | https://www.gskill.com/product/165/184/1535687484/F4-3200C16S-16GVK-Overview Mobo: MSI B350-A Pro | https://www.msi.com/Motherboard/B450-A-PRO CPU: Ryzen 3 3200g | https://www.amd.com/en/products/apu/amd-ryzen-3-3200g Hey there. I can't get this ram...
  12. A

    [SOLVED] Unstable XMP

    Hey guys, I have this ram gskill F4-4000C19D-16GTZKW and I can only get xmp to work if I put it in relax oc. I'm not sure what relax oc does but it should run at auto right? and even in relax oc it has errors sometimes. memtest passes, but games sometimes crash and firefox has memory glitches so...
  13. C

    [SOLVED] Is XMP better than a Turbo boosted CPU?

    I heard when you turn on XMP your Turbo boost gets disabled, is XMP worth turning on and killing some cpu speed? My cpu is suppose to run on 2.8Ghz but turbo it runs 3.2Ghz. My ram runs at 2133Mhz, but with XMP it's suppose to be 3000Mhz. Motherboard: MSI - MPG Z390 Gaming Plus Cpu: i5 8400...
  14. L

    Question Sk Hynix + Ryzen 3600 + b450 + XMP ?

    Hi guys, I just orderd some Crosair Vengeance Ram 3200MHz with Sk Hynix C Die (not samsung B-die which was a mistake) Plus a B450 Mortar Max + Ryzen 3600. Will i be okay to enable XMP? Or should i get Bdie?
  15. _BlueCrown

    Question Extending RAM on Asus z170 Sabertooth Mark1

    Hi all, amazing community here. I have search around but haven't found anything that solved my problem so I decided to participate and ask here for a solution. So, I have an ASUS z170 Sabertooth Mark 1 motherboard, I had 2x8GB of ram installed from GSkill Raw (G.Skill Ripjaws V Red DDR4 2400...
  16. H

    Question base 3600Mhz ram won't run at 3600Mhz

    Hello folks of THF. I've been having problems with my getting my DRAM modules to run at their advertised 3600Mhz settings. Please see my setup below: Memory: G.Skill Trident Z Neo (Hynix) DDR4-3600MHz CL16-19-19-39 1.35V 16GB (2x8GB); Link: https://bit.ly/2QTy69p Motherboard: ASRock X570M...
  17. A

    [SOLVED] XMP causing PC to boot to safe mode, or not boot at all: Help

    Hello! I am having an issue with my MOBO and XMP. I am not sure if it is a defective MOBO, or if I need to manually set up my RAM, IDK what is going on here, I am bamboozled. Here are my specs. I9 9900 K RTX 2080 TI G.SKILL TridentZ RGB Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) 288-Pin DDR4 SDRAM DDR4 3200 (PC4...
  18. S

    Question Cant get ram stable

    So guys i have a Ryzen 5 2600 cpu and a Corsair Vengeance LPX 2x8Gb RAM DDR4 designed for ryzen CMK16GX4M2Z3200C16. My motherboard is Asrock B450m Pro4. I built the pc in september and the only thing that i did is setting the XMP profile to 3200MHz. And the problems started after 2 clean windows...
  19. M

    [SOLVED] I think turning OFF xmp messed something up, Linux and Win crash after boot now.

    Specs: Aorus B450 elite (new) Ryzen 7 2700 (new) 650W PSU (bronze star, gonna change THAT soon but its brand new) GTX1080 (used) GTX1660 (new) 2x8GB GSkill 3200 ddr4 I turned on XMP to see how much faster a specific CPU intensive game would run (ARMA3) and after a day or two I turned it off...
  20. hcarrigan59

    [SOLVED] XMP Not Working

    Hi there. I recently built a new PC as, welp I needed something with better performance. I built the pc yadayday (you guys know the drill), setup windows and then realized that I only have 2133 Mhz of RAM when I bought 3200 Mhz of RAM. I realized that you need to enable XMP, but when I did...
  21. Deathbourne

    [SOLVED] Not working XMP on Ryzen 7 2700x

    Hello everyone! Need help... Two weeks ago I built a PC and found out I can't run XMP Profile. I've read a lot of information on forums, and everyone tell I need to change timings (CL). But no matter how much I tried it I can't do this. Maybe someone know how to do this? CPU - Ryzen 7 2700x...
  22. H


    Hello all, today I went into a problem with my XMP profile while I was playing Division 2, the game is still crashing and I dont know how to fix it. I tried to manualy set memory timing to 15-17-17-35 1.35 - 1.40 V and still the same. So I turn off XMP and the game is not crashing. But the rams...
  23. Silly_Billy

    Question Gigabyte X570 Gaming X Not Recognising Ram In Slots A2 Or B2

    Ive recently built a PC, my first build ever, ive got the gigabyte gaming x x570 mobo with Corsair Vengeance Ram DDR4- 8GBx2 Sticks @ 3200Mhz Now when i put them in the recommended slots ( A2 &B2) The system would boot but not get anything come up on screen, so swapped them to the other 2...
  24. barnus877

    Question XMP not stable

    Hi all, I have a problem with my Corsair RAMs. I enabled the XMP and it caused instability and blue screens. Then I tried to use the Ryzen DRAM calaculator. But it didn't help and my computer remained instabil. Then I tried to increase the DRAM Voltage and it helped i've put it on 1.45V but it...
  25. A

    [SOLVED] Upgrading to R7 3700x - How is it on AMD's side?

    Hello, I have just made the final decision of upgrading my i5 3570k to something new, and that happened to be the Ryzen 7 3700x. I got it together with an Asus Prime x570 - Pro and 32GB of Corsair Vengeance LPX 3000 Mhz CL15. I am trying to get up and running with the how-to's first, since I...
  26. Tony1337

    Question XMP/DOCP Quirk R7 3800X, Crosshair VI Hero, 16GB Ballistix

    Hello, I've recently built a new system with a R7 3800X, Crosshair VI Hero, Crucial Ballistix 16GB 3200 CL16 (BLS2K8G4D32AESEK) and with latest BIOS Update and Chipset Drivers. When I set the XMP/DOCP profile in the BIOS it will boot with the profile active, however if I boot the system from a...
  27. D

    Question XMP and BCLK

    When I go to the bios on my MSI z390 a pro and enable XMP it asks me “Enable MSI Preset XMP Boost? BCLK 100.00 MHz => 100.80 MHz” Should I do this? Is it dangerous or bad for my hardware (cpu)? Will XMP still work without it? My ram is 3600 MHz.
  28. M

    Question Ram not running at XMP speed

    I just upgraded almost my whole system, getting a i7 9700k, a z390 aorus pro and a gigabyte 2070 super. I however kept my 16 GB (2x8gb) of 3000mhz Corsair vengeance ram (CMK16GX4M2B3000C15), I had checked the supported memory list and I saw my ram (CMK16GX4M2B3000C15) was on the list so I...
  29. P

    Question RAM Speed and XMP Profile Question

    So, I went into the BIOS and changed the speed of my RAM to 3200Mhz, since that is the rated speed it says that it can hit. Though, that's all I did, I did not enable the XMP profile of-said RAM sticks. Does me putting the speed to 3200Mhz allow it to now reach that speed, or do I have to enable...
  30. Fl0wlyy

    Question is my xmp running or not? please help

    I see that alot of other that posting spd pictures, have a different value under "Frequency". but mine is the same for each JEDEC aswell as XMP. is it correct, do I have xmp enabled? Im very noob when it comes to BIOS and Oc. Motherboard: ROG STRIX Z370-F GAMING Ram: Ballistix Sport LT DDR4...
  31. S

    Question Memory not running at proper speeds

    I have a set of Patriot Viper 16GB (8x2) DDR4 300MHz memory sticks in my GIGABYTE GA-AB350N-Gaming motherboard. I have XMP enabled in bios but the memory is running at 2133 MHz. Could anyone tell me how to get my memory running at full speed? The motherboard supports memory up to 3200 MHz and my...
  32. maxemor_yt

    [SOLVED] Will this run well?

    Hello, I'm planning a build: CPU: i7-8700K Cooler: Scythe Fuma 2 MOBO: Aorus Z390 Pro (rev 1.0) RAM: G.Skill TridentZ Silver-White 3600MHz CL17 (F4-3600C17D-32GTZSW) GPU: Gigabyte RTX 2080 Ti Gaming OC PSU: Corsair RM750x The build will be situated in a full mesh-front chassis (RL06 Tempered...
  33. mateo226

    Question Getting 3 sticks of RAM to 3200 MHz with XMP

    Hey everyone! So I've just finished setting up a new build and have problems getting my RAM sticks to go to their advertised 3200 MHz clock speed. First off, my specs: CPU: Ryzen 5 3600 MOBO: Asrock Fatal1ty B450 Gaming K4 GPU: ASUS RTX 2060 Super RAM: 2 sticks ( came bundled together ) - EVO...
  34. Z

    Question Is overclocking my ram worth it?

    So I am on a ryzen 5 2600, msi rtx 2060 gaming z, 16gb corsair vengeance lpx 3000MHz C15 kit (8x2), and an msi x470 gaming plus. I've been thinking about overclocking my ram using the xmp presets and I'm just wondering if it will damage anything and secondly, will I even notice any...
  35. D

    Question Can't overclock DRAM frequency over 2400 Mhz after latest bios (MSI A320m Pro VH Plus)

    I just updated to latest bios of the mainboard AM4 A320m Pro VH Plus to 7B07v3GQ Beta. As "Improved boot up time" seemed attractive. However, after doing so, when I enabled XMP and set profile 1 (Frequency 3200Mhz), PC would not boot, blank screen, no signal. So cleared CMOS, instead of enabling...
  36. L

    Question Tried everything running my ram past 2133.

    Hey, So here's my config 2080TI 3900X X570-i strix gaming running the latest BIOS SF750 970evo nvme 1to 2x32gb of DDR4 3000mhz corsair LPX vengeance. (64 total) My problem is the following, I can't get my ram to run stable at anything but the base 2133. I downloaded DRAM calculator and...
  37. AlmostDone

    Question Rams trolled me in a x570 mobo

    Hello, so guys i was having problems with my new setup 3700x + x570 aorus elite and had my older rams 4x4 3000mhz gskill ripjaws ! When i putted them just two they were working imagine A1 A2 and b1 b2 working or A1 B1 as its "supossed" to be! But when i putted the four slots was not going... So...
  38. J

    Question Crashing and BSODs after memory upgrade?

    I recently upgraded my Corsair vengeance 8gb 2666mhz ram to Gskill Ripjaws 5 F4-3200C16D-16GVKB. Since then I have noticed crashing of games and sometimes even BSODs with my PC. I switched back to my old ram and I had no issues. I ran it with xmp at 3200mhz and 2933 MHz and they both still...
  39. S

    [SOLVED] Ram won't set to its rated speed

    My ram is not setting at 3200mhz. It's stuck at 2133mhz. I tried setting the timings myself, turning on XMP and it won't work. What do I do? I use a Ryzen 5 2600 16gb of Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro
  40. D

    Question Sticking to ASUS Tuf X570 Gaming-Plus Wifi QVL is a problem - any tips?

    I'm having an absolute nightmare trying to get 32gb of 3200mhz dual channel ram for my Ryzen 3700x and ASUS Tuf X570 Gaming-Plus Wifi that is also listed on the QVL. There are only 3 kits that fit the bill, but 2 of those are either not guaranteed for Ryzen 3rd gen or not available in my region...