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 Share 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. badtaylorx October 16, 2011 2:08:27 PM ok.....that what i figgrd thanx for the quick response!!! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer badtaylorx October 16, 2011 2:08:32 PM Best answer selected by badtaylorx. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Patriot Memory Compatability with sandy bridge Forum What's up with Sandy Bridge only being rated for up to 1333mhz memory ? Forum Sandy Bridge not compatible with 1.65V memory ? Forum Sandy Bridge Memory Forum Max Memory Sandy Bridge Forum (new laptop) Intel Core i3 (Arrandale) vs Intel Pentium ( Sandy Bridge ) Forum Some questions(ivy bridge , sandy bridge and suggestions) Forum Sandy bridge ok on Z77? Forum AMD Phenom II X4 965 vs Intel Core i3-2100 Sandy Bridge 3.1GHz for new build Forum Sandy Bridge i7 vs Ivy Bridge i7 Forum Sandy Bridge vs Ivy Bridge Forum AMD FX-4170 vs Intel Sandy Bridge i5 Forum Some questions - Sandy Bridge -Bulldozer Forum Will this PCI Fit on my Motherboard? Forum Budget sandy bridge under $500 Forum Cpu fan turns on and off with memory inserted Forum Build question for FX 8120 Forum [Solved] Asrock z68 extreme 4 gen3 boot-up question Forum Graphics card question for homebuilt system Forum SEPT 11 $1000 ENTUSIAST BUILD WITH VIDEO CARD CHANGES QUESTION Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !