O/C the cpu and 1333 ram drops to 800? Tags: Memory RAM Intel i7 CPUs Overclocking Last response: September 26, 2010 2:34 PM in Overclocking Share Progenator989 September 19, 2010 2:41:10 PM Hello, i have a core i7 920 0n a msi pro-x58 board and when i O/C the cpu the ram freq. drops to 800 (from 1333). is this a norm thing or am i missing something? More about : cpu 1333 ram drops 800 RJR a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking September 19, 2010 3:16:08 PM Yep, it's called a memory multiplier, depending on the Bclk you have set you can adjust the memory speed with the multiplier. Example: Bclk: 140 X 10 (multiplier) = 1400 Mhz Bclk: 140 X 8 = 1120 Mhz Bclk: 140 X 6 = 840 Mhz and so on m 0 l Progenator989 September 19, 2010 3:24:44 PM Thought i was being a noob, thanks for the reply m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Progenator989 September 26, 2010 2:34:55 PM RJR said:Yep, it's called a memory multiplier, depending on the Bclk you have set you can adjust the memory speed with the multiplier. Example: Bclk: 140 X 10 (multiplier) = 1400 Mhz Bclk: 140 X 8 = 1120 Mhz Bclk: 140 X 6 = 840 Mhz and so on O/C'ed the cpu and the ram to 3.498Ghz and 1660mhz and it stable thanks m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 Rev. 4.0 - Unable to OC RAM Past 1333MHz - AMD CPU Forum Solvedram at 1333 after cpu oc? Forum can a 1333mhz ram work full speed on a 800mhz cpu ? Forum 800 ram with 1333 CPU and 1066 mobo Forum 800mhz ram on 1066, 1333 mobo? with 800FSB CPU Forum SolvedI got a mobo that supports DDR3 1333/1600/1866/2133/2400(OC) ram. My question is... Forum SolvedCrucial Memory 1333Mhz DDR3 ram running at 800Mhz Forum Solvedram oc to 1333mhz Forum SolvedMotherboards that only support this kind of ram DDR3 1333/1600/1866/2133(OC)/2400(OC)/2600(OC) can they support 2133? Forum Solved800MHz or 667 MHz RAM for 1333 MHz FSB on core 2 duo e8400 Forum SolvedG.skill ram from 1333 to 1600 safe OC ? Forum SolvedCPU / RAM speed mismatch 1066 vs 1333 Forum SolvedOC the 1333Mhz RAM to 1600Mhz Forum Ram oc (goodram 1333mhz cl9) Forum RAM speed dropped when i OC'd my CPU. Fix? Forum SolvedMy processor supports FSB 800 only but my ddr3 4gb ram is 1333 FSB. Forum SolvedDoes gigabyte ga-78lmt-usb3 motherboard work with 1333Mhz ram without OC\'ing? Forum SolvedDDR3 1333(O.C.)/1066/800 Forum Solved1600 frq RAM/CPU 1333frq Forum My RAM memory uses only 1333MHz. Can I OC that? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !