Closed Question about ram just need a little advise Tags: Memory Quad RAM Last response: January 7, 2012 10:10 AM in Memory Share trilo3000 January 3, 2012 8:32:37 PM alright so i got a quad channel kit of 4 x 4GB for christmas but my mobo says it only handles 8gigs. (yes i have 64bit os so im fine on that end. but what i need to know is can i install just two of the 4gig sticks and run that? More about : question ram advise o1die a c 128 } Memory January 3, 2012 8:45:15 PM What board? trilo3000 January 3, 2012 8:54:36 PM System Manufacturer: MSI System Model: MS-7588 Motherboard Manufacturer: MSI Motherboard Model: P55M-SD40 (MS-7588) Related resources Need a little upgrade advise (fx-60 + x1950pro) - Forum I need just a little assurance about the components that I am buying - Forum Old computer dead, New computer needed, a little advise ? - Forum A little advise for a newb please - Forum Need a little help buying extra ram - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution o1die a c 128 } Memory January 3, 2012 10:10:53 PM According to this: http://www.computer-specifications.com/specifications/M..., your board can use up to 16 gb of ram, but it may run at 1066 if the board is oem (hp, compaq, etc) with no ram adjustments in the bios. trilo3000 January 3, 2012 10:23:30 PM it was bought online i built the computer. its 1600 ram so if i adjust it in bios it should run at 1600? trilo3000 January 3, 2012 10:50:48 PM Best answer selected by trilo3000. o1die a c 128 } Memory January 4, 2012 11:37:34 AM Yes. If your bios has a manual setting for ram, you should find some higher settings than 1066. trilo3000 January 7, 2012 4:44:25 AM thank you so much. and if my bios dosnt, is there another way to do so? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumI know very little about RAID; would I even need it? (Details inside) ForumNeed advise for a new build ForumNeed some advise from anyone about future gaming rig? ForumQuestion and Advise for Low Budget Gaming PC ForumNeed advise on a Computer build I'm a newbie be easy! Forum[ Need help] $2000 First time GAMING buil plz advise Forum$1400 Gamming PC Build - Need Advise before I buy Forum1st time overclocker need a little guidance ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 Forum[Solved] Yet another ram question ForumNeed Serious help for GX280 Motherboard Forum[Solved] Need new motherboard asap!! ForumNeed help choosing a z68 motherboard and is PCIE 3.0 important ForumNeed new mobo and ram ForumAMD Mobo ! Need Help More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !