Solved Sandy bridge memory question??? Tags: New Build Sandy Bridge RAM Memory Systems Last response: October 16, 2011 2:08 PM in Systems Share badtaylorx October 16, 2011 1:53:12 PM so with the bulldozer looking more like a lawnmower im scraping my 990fx amd setup and buying an asus p8p67 ws revolution and a 2500k!!!! my question is this.......... the ram i have in the 990 board is mushkin radioactive 1.65 volt 1600 mhz cl7 memory...... sandy bridge arc. prefers low voltage ram right??? what would be my better option??? a.....use the ram i have and get the 2600k??? or b......purchace 8 gigs of mushkin blackline 2133mhz 1.5volt cl9 ram....... id like to order asap.....if any experienced sandy users could help me that'd be great thanx bTx More about : sandy bridge memory question Best solution morgoth780 October 16, 2011 1:58:05 PM if you use any ram that is above 1.5v with sandy bridge, there's a fair chance it'll damage your processor, so you need 1.5v or less. Share badtaylorx October 16, 2011 2:08:27 PM ok.....that what i figgrd thanx for the quick response!!! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer badtaylorx October 16, 2011 2:08:32 PM Best answer selected by badtaylorx. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSandy Bridge memory compatibility. Forum SolvedSandy Bridge Memory Forum SolvedWhy is 1.65V memory bad for Sandy Bridge Processors? Forum SolvedUpgrading from an i3 Sandy Bridge. Have a few questions. Forum What's up with Sandy Bridge only being rated for up to 1333mhz memory? Forum Sandy bridge memory Forum VTT voltage sandy bridge and XMP memory profile Forum Sandy Bridge 2600K Quiet PC - Memory advice. Forum New Sandy Bridge Processors and Memory Forum Sandy Bridge CPU or 3 channel memory for gaming? Forum Trouble with Sandy Bridge and Memory Forum Best 2x4 8gb memory to pair with sandy bridge 2600k? Forum Need cpu,memory ram, motherboard SANDY BRIDGE based Forum Sandy Bridge Memory? Forum Max Memory Sandy Bridge Forum Question to i3 sandy bridge owners (single thread cpu usage) Forum Sandy bridge to ivy bridge upgrade question. Forum First Time Build - Question About Sandy Bridge and PCi 3 slots Forum Question about IVY bridge vs Sandy bridge... Forum Sandy Bridge question Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !