Can you overclock ram more than its rated speed Tags: Memory Overclocking RAM Last response: June 5, 2012 2:06 PM in Memory Share darkstar845 June 5, 2012 1:11:02 PM Can you overclock a Ram that is over it's rated speed like for example this: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... It is rated at 1600, Can I overclock it to 1866mhz or 2000mhz? More about : overclock ram rated speed DJDeCiBeL a b } Memory a c 110 K Overclocking June 5, 2012 1:15:24 PM To some extent (1866), yes, probably, but there's no real reason to. 1600 is plenty for anything but bench runs. m 0 l rolli59 a c 251 } Memory a c 164 K Overclocking June 5, 2012 2:06:27 PM It is doable but not recommended because usually you have to adjust the timings so you loose the benefit of the increased speed. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPlease Check my Ram if its running on rated Speed (Please help) Forum Vengeance DDR3 RAM not working at its rated top speed. Forum How do I get my ram to run at its rated speed? Forum SolvedFactory installed RAM speed more than what processor supports Forum Doubt about RAM overclocking at Voltage lower than Rated Voltage By Manufacturer Forum SolvedDoes OC genie overclock clock the cpu to its max speed? Forum SolvedRam running below rated speed Forum SolvedDo I need RAM more powerful than 1600 if im running an i5-4690k? Forum Solveddoes a high speed gaming pc absorb more amps and mbps than normal? Forum SolvedMonitor wont start with more than 4gb Ram!? Forum Solvedis my ram running at its full speed? Forum i7 runnig at higher than rated speed Forum Solvedshould i overclock more than this ? Fx 6300 Forum GTX 760 : Video adapter speed, lower than rated speed. Check power management settings Forum SolvedRAM will not run at rated speed Forum SolvedIs it wise to have more than 8gb of RAM for video editing? Forum SolvedIs it possible to increase RAM to more than maximum supported RAM? Forum SolvedIs clock speed more important than latency? Forum SolvedNew build fails to boot with more than 1 stick of RAM Forum SolvedGet Gigabyte GA-K8U-939 M-board to use more than 4gb of ram Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !