why cant i use more than 50% of my ram

hello guys,
i have intel core i3-4170
windows 10 pro
2 kingstom 1600Mhz cl11 (i am positive they are the same)
i have run windows diagnostic test and i saw that both of them are working fine my bios also recognize them i have asus bios.
my ram use never got more than 50 so its kinda work but you can see that he still hold me back(maybe its cause there is a limit for 1 program or something?)
here is a link to my problem
and a link to my computer
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    Kingston ValueRAM 8GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model KVR16N11/8

    Using two of these is not guaranteed to be compatible. You can see that they were manufactured at different times. They were never tested together by Kingston.

    I would recommend you use a matched pair, that is guaranteed to be compatible.
    Kingston HyperX Fury Memory Blue - 16GB Kit (2x8GB) - DDR3 1600MHz
  2. thanks
  3. It's not an issue of compatible RAM, if there were issues there you would not see 16 GB or RAM installed like you are or system won't boot.

    Run a RAM test with Prime95 and check things with Performance Monitor. If you are just looking at how RAM is being used with one program that will not tell you anything if there is an issue or not.
  4. You want your apps to use available RAM space? try open 150 youtube web pages on google chrome ( after you do this chrome://flags/#automatic-tab-discarding. )
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