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 why does my ram say its 800mhz when its actually 1600mhz ? - Forum 800mhz vs 1600mhz ram - Forum Can a 800MHz PC2-6400 ram stick work - Forum 8gb vs 16gb ram on laptops? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Pinhedd a c 132 } 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 132 } 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 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 SolvedHow much better is 2x4 GB RAM at 1600mhz than 4x1 GB RAM at 800mhz??? Forum SolvedCrucial Memory 1333Mhz DDR3 ram running at 800Mhz Forum SolvedI have 16GB installed. Why does it say 14gb of ram? Forum SolvedNot Sure If I Can Install 8GB or 16GB RAM [Buying new RAM] Forum SolvedRam tips - 2133mHz 8GB vs 1333mHz 16GB Forum SolvedIs 16GB of RAM worth buying in my situation? Forum Solved800mhz ram,what memclock setting in bios? Forum SolvedWill a 16GB ram kit work with an 8GB kit? Forum SolvedSamsung EVO 1TB SSD with 16GB of Ram Forum SolvedDo I need 16GB of RAM? (How many times have you heard this type of question?) Forum SolvedCheapest 16gb RAM set? (2x8 modules, 1600mhz max) Forum Solved800MHz or 667 MHz RAM for 1333 MHz FSB on core 2 duo e8400 Forum Solved8GB RAM vs 16GB RAM Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !