Solved 1600mhz ram running at 1333mhz Tags: Memory RAM CPUs Corsair Last response: August 25, 2012 5:42 AM in Memory Share prmtvr August 25, 2012 5:36:55 AM I bought corsair vengeance 8gn @ 1600mhz but if i go to cpu z it shows 667mhz which is 1333mhz and if i go to bios it shows 1333mhz. Is the specs of the ram wrong? More about : 1600mhz ram running 1333mhz | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Best solution timarp000 Memory Expert CPUs Expert August 25, 2012 5:39:49 AM prmtvr said:I bought corsair vengeance 8gn @ 1600mhz but if i go to cpu z it shows 667mhz which is 1333mhz and if i go to bios it shows 1333mhz. Is the specs of the ram wrong? The default in the bios setting is 1333mhz go to the bios, then change the ram clock speed to 1600mhz. nothing will go wrong. | Report abuse abekl Memory Master CPUs Authority August 25, 2012 5:40:59 AM tim is right. Go into the BIOS and activate the xmp profile, which is for 1600 MHz. | Report abuse prmtvr August 25, 2012 5:42:11 AM I tried that,it works now, in cpuz it shows 800mhz, thanks. | Report abuse prmtvr August 25, 2012 5:42:24 AM Best answer selected by prmtvr. | Report abuse tivatar August 25, 2012 5:42:58 AM Your BIOS might have an option for different speeds... you won't notice the difference, honestly. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Memory>1600mhz ram running at 1333mhz> Related ressources: Forum1600mhz ram running at 1333mhz Forum1600MHz RAM running around 1333MHz Forum1600mhz running at 1333mhz . Dead RAM ? Headache ForumTimings for 1600mHz ram running at 1333mhz ForumADATA 1600mhz ram running at 1333mhz ForumKingston HyperX 1600mhz RAM running at 1333mhz ; 3.78gb / 4gb usable ForumCorsair Vengeance 1600MHz running at 1333Mhz Forum1600mhz ram showing up as 1333mhz ForumCorsair Vengeance 1600MHz running @ 1333MHz ForumCan i use 1600Mhz RAM if my motherboard only supports 1333Mhz Forum1600mhz RAM on a 1333mhz slot? ForumHow to increase ram frequency 1333mhz to 1600mhz ForumRam 1600mhz or 1333mhz ? Forum1600mhz running @ 1333mhz ForumCorsair 4GB DDR3 1600Mhz Vengence RAM shows 1333Mhz in BIOS Forum1333Mhz motherboard compatible with 1600Mhz RAM ? Forum1600Mhz RAM on 1333MHZ max board ForumP7h57, i5-760 and 2x8gb Forum16GB Corsair Vengeance running at 1333 instead of 1600??? ForumMB Ga-G41MT-S2p and Hyperx 1600mhz More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !