Closed Memory not working at rated speed Tags: Memory Dual Channel Last response: July 16, 2012 5:56 AM in Memory Share david_12 July 4, 2012 8:58:44 PM hi everybody i have gotten 2 4gb rated at 1600 mhz modules (not in a kit) and they are in dual channel mode. But my BIOS says that they are operating at 1333 mhz. How can I get the modules to their rated speed? More about : memory working rated speed Best solution DJDeCiBeL a b } Memory July 4, 2012 10:00:54 PM Enable the XMP profile or set the timings and speed manually. 1333 is just what the board defaults to. Share david_12 July 4, 2012 10:22:11 PM DJDeCiBeL said:Enable the XMP profile or set the timings and speed manually. 1333 is just what the board defaults to. my board and processor both support 1600 mhz ram though Score 0 Related resources Memory not running at rated speed. Any ideas? - Forum Worth Increasing FSB to achieve rated memory speed? - Forum Vengeance DDR3 RAM not working at its rated top speed. - Forum Cant achieve rated memory speed - Forum Memory is not running at rated speed. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer DJDeCiBeL a b } Memory July 4, 2012 10:27:14 PM I know, but it will default to 1333. Just enable the XMP profile or set it up manually. Score 0 jaquith a c 347 } Memory July 4, 2012 11:25:33 PM Though I don't disagree with what's stated above that only pertains to Intel CPU's and if your CPU can properly support DDR3-1600. Q - What CPU? Q - What MOBO? Score 0 david_12 July 4, 2012 11:40:24 PM jaquith said:Though I don't disagree with what's stated above that only pertains to Intel CPU's and if your CPU can properly support DDR3-1600. Q - What CPU? Q - What MOBO? cpu- i7 3770K MOBo- shuttle z77 Score 0 jaquith a c 347 } Memory July 5, 2012 12:01:07 AM Use XMP and Profile 1. In CPU-z it'll show-up as 'DRAM Frequency = 800MHz' but DDR3 = Double Data Rate revision 3 or 800MHz*2 relative to BCLK. Score 0 david_12 July 16, 2012 1:55:50 AM Best answer selected by DAVID_12. Score 0 nikorr a c 146 } Memory July 16, 2012 5:56:21 AM This topic has been closed by Nikorr Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Cant run PC8500 memory at rated speed!? Forum Memory/FSB: Correct Effective Speed for the Rated FSB Forum Unable to Run My New Memory at Rated Speed Forum SolvedThe memory bus speed exceeds the module speed rating Forum Solvedfaster clock speed or higher memory bit-rate Forum SolvedHigher speed memory working with lower speed motherboard? Forum Memory not working at a certain speed. Forum Will Same Brand Same Speed RAM Work, even if different Memory Capacity? Forum SolvedWill DDR3 memory with a FSB speed of 1333MHz work with a processor.. Forum SolvedRam running below rated speed Forum Memory not working at full speed Forum SolvedPlease Check my Ram if its running on rated Speed (Please help) Forum SolvedRAM will not run at rated speed Forum SolvedCorsair GT 240 runing at half rated speed Forum SSD Drives not running at rated speed!? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !