Jump to content

Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE

Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where thousands of volunteer geeks quickly serve friendly answers and support. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more.

Create Account How it Works

Ans some ques about RAM?

  • Please log in to reply



    New Member

  • Member
  • Pip
  • 7 posts
Guys,i have some question about ram.Motherboard Gigabyte b75d3v.
Here is the questions:
1.What if i use 16 GB ram of different brands such as A-Data 4 GB ddr3 1333mhz,Corsair 4GB ddr3 1600mhz,Transcend 8GB ddr3 1333mhz will it hamper my gaming time??
2.What if they have different cas lantency???also different mhz or same mhz but different latency????
:thumbsup: :thumbsup: :surrender: :surrender: :surrender: :surrender:
  • 0




    Member 1K

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 1,330 posts
If you do not have the same model and quantity your Dual Channel capability will not work properly

Third if you do not use matching ram (2 x 4gg and 2 x 4gb) but instead (2 x 4gb and 1 x 8gb) lots of motherboard will not work under that setup, your motherboard only takes memory in pairs of two, 1 stick (single channel memory), 2 sticks or 4 sticks, a 3 stick combination will not boot

memory 0004.JPG

As you caN see from your motherboard manual this is the only setup that will work.

One more thing in your manual they specify that 1600mhz memory will only work if you have an Intel 22nm (ivy bridge) CPU

Hope that helps

Edited by Alzeimer, 26 February 2013 - 08:07 AM.

  • 0

Similar Topics

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

As Featured On:

Microsoft Yahoo BBC MSN PC Magazine Washington Post HP