Corsair Vengeance 1600MHz running @ 1333MHz Tags: Memory Corsair Last response: July 8, 2012 2:53 PM in Memory Share PhantomPI July 6, 2012 12:29:03 PM I recently bought a gaming rig with Corsair memory @ 1600MHz but it's running @ 1333MHz how can i solve this? My specs are: CPU: i7-3770K MOBO: asus p8z77-v PRO Memory: Corsair vengeance 8gb 1600MHz GPU: GTX 670 More about : corsair vengeance 1600mhz running 1333mhz geofelt a c 97 } Memory July 6, 2012 12:35:53 PM 1600 ram is 1333 ram that can be overclocked to 1600 speed. In the bios, you should have options to set the speed to 1600. But, don't expect any improvement of importance in gaming or app performance(vs. synthetic benchmarks). 1fps perhaps? It may not be worth the bother. Read this on ram speed scaling: http://www.anandtech.com/show/4503/sandy-bridge-memory-... jaquith a c 346 } Memory July 6, 2012 1:47:58 PM Simple, BIOS AI Overclock Tuner -> XMP and save. Related resources Corsair Vengeance 1600MHz running at 1333Mhz - Forum How to tell if my new Corsair Vengeance is running at 1600mhz - Forum Corsair vengeance 16gb not running at 1600mhz - Forum Corsair Vengeance 1600mhz BSOD? - Forum How come my 1600mhz memory is running at 1333mhz - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer tanner21 July 8, 2012 2:10:24 PM i have the same RAM, and when i try to set it to 1600MHz it doesn't take and my system wont boot jaquith a c 346 } Memory July 8, 2012 2:53:41 PM Then up the CPU IMC voltage (QPI/VTT, VCCIO, VCCSA, CPU-NB) 1.20v. Use the right DIMM Slots. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumCorsair vengeance 2x4gb cant get up to 1600mhz ForumDoes corsair vengeance 1600mhz ram work with intel pentium g850? Forum1600mhz running at 1333mhz . Dead RAM? Headache Forum1600mhz ram running at 1333mhz ForumKingston 4 GB 1333mhz VS Corsair Vengeance 1600mhz ForumDDR3 memory running at 1333MHz instead of rated 1600MHz ForumAny major difference between 1600mhz vs 1333mhz ForumInstalled 8gbs of 1600mhz corsair vengeance ram, 4gbs shows up? Forum1600mhz RAM on a 1333mhz slot? Forum1333Mhz motherboard compatible with 1600Mhz RAM? Forum1333MHz and 1600MHz ForumCorsair Mem Not Running @ 1600MHz ForumP7h57, i5-760 and 2x8gb ForumRam not running at full speed? ForumPC fan running after shutting down windows More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !