Closed 16gb of ram at 800mhz Tags: Memory RAM Last response: August 2, 2012 1:38 PM in Memory Share italiasian August 2, 2012 6:08:25 AM Hello, I just built a new rig and i have Muskin Blackline 2x8gb 1600mhz ram; but it is running at 800mhz. How can i fix this problem? ive tried changing it in the bios but no luck. System Specs: Processor: I7 3770k Ram: Muskin Blackline 2x8gb 1600mhz 9-9-9-24 Motherboard: Gigabyte Z77X UP4 TH More about : 16gb ram 800mhz Best solution nikorr a c 146 } Memory August 2, 2012 6:23:10 AM Hi there, DDR3= double data rate 800x2=1600MHz Share nikorr a c 146 } Memory August 2, 2012 6:23:41 AM So, u are running @ 1600MHz : ) Score 0 Related resources 16gb ddr3 1600mhz Reading as 800mhz? Help please - Forum Overclocking a HyperX DDR2 800MHz 4GB RAM memory (2x2GB) - Forum Ram in slot 2 and 4 800mhz - Forum why does my ram say its 800mhz when its actually 1600mhz ? - Forum 800mhz vs 1600mhz ram - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Pinhedd a c 135 } Memory August 2, 2012 6:25:15 AM Damn it Nikorr beat me to it as always! I can double post too! Score 0 Pinhedd a c 135 } Memory August 2, 2012 6:25:27 AM It is running at the correct speed. DDR memory makes 2 IO transfers per reference clock. In proper terms it would be 1600MT/s because it makes 1.6 billion transfers per second. The actual IO bus frequency is only 800Mhz Score 0 nikorr a c 146 } Memory August 2, 2012 6:25:54 AM Score 0 italiasian August 2, 2012 6:27:07 AM Thank you guys for the quick response Score 0 italiasian August 2, 2012 6:27:45 AM Best answer selected by italiasian. Score 0 nikorr a c 146 } Memory August 2, 2012 6:30:35 AM You're welcome : )) Good luck! Score 0 nikorr a c 146 } Memory August 2, 2012 1:38:45 PM This topic has been closed by Nikorr Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan a 800MHz PC2-6400 ram stick work Forum SolvedLooking for 16gb of ram Forum SolvedWould upgrading to 16gb ram fix performance? (Non gaming) Forum Solved8GB or 16GB ram? Forum Solvedim confused how much ram can i put in my machine in total 32gb or 16gb Forum Solved2 ram sticks 16 gb or 4 ram sticks 16gb ? and what brand to go for ? and cabinet too :s Forum Solved16GB RAM or 8GB RAM + 2 GB dedicated graphics card Forum SolvedCan the FX6300 CPU support 16GB of RAM clocked at 2400Mhz? Forum Solved5.9GB usable of 16GB RAM Win7 enterprise 64bit Forum SolvedHow much better is 2x4 GB RAM at 1600mhz than 4x1 GB RAM at 800mhz??? Forum SolvedShould I upgrade from 16gb ram to 32gb ram? Forum Solved8gb vs 16gb ram on laptops? Forum SolvedCorsair Vengeance 1866mhz or 2133mhz 16gb ram for Asus Maximus VII Hero Forum SolvedG.skill Ripjaws X 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3 1600MHz Desktop RAM Forum SolvedCrucial Memory 1333Mhz DDR3 ram running at 800Mhz Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !