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January 29, 2014 12:37:42 PM

Hey guys I just made my first build a while ago and I noticed that my ram (2x8gb corsair vengence pro 1833mhz) is only running at like 993mhz both ram modules are working so I am wondering what's going on? I have lastest drivers also.

Mobo: Asus Maximus VI hero .

http://gyazo.com/41cccf2ae258bc6dc35c8197325298f0

Also a note I did manual set it on my mobo to 1833


Any help would be appreciated.

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January 29, 2014 12:43:03 PM

Have you tried looking through your bios for any weird/unfamiliar looking changes to your memory? I know for my MB's bios you can change the speeds of them. I'm running four 4gbs of memory on mine and I can change the mhz they produce if I want too
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January 29, 2014 12:49:24 PM

933x2=1866 It's running at the right speed. DDR stands for double data rate, so the effective rate is double the actual hence the x2. Ram doesn't have drivers.
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January 29, 2014 12:54:37 PM

Ohh wow I feel really stupid now, I thought they were both running at 933 each, well thanks for clearing it up. Also I was referring to motherboard drivers :p 
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