Solved Motherboard not reading my RAM Frequency correctly Tags: Memory RAM CPUs Last response: November 18, 2012 11:19 PM in Memory Share archvince November 18, 2012 9:55:54 PM I just checked on my PC using CPU-Z and i noticed something wrong. CPU-Z says my ram frequency is only at 665.0 MHz when i am using 2x2gb G.Skill Ripjaws X 1600 Mhz By the way here are my PC specs: Intel core i3-2100 ASUS p8H61-M LE Palit GTX 650 Ti 2x2gb G.Skill Ripjaws X 1600 Please help me More about : motherboard reading ram frequency correctly rolli59 a c 230 } Memory a c 791 à CPUs November 18, 2012 11:04:16 PM Because it is dual data rate 665=1333 which is the default for your CPU and board. Best solution anort3 a c 149 } Memory a c 218 à CPUs November 18, 2012 11:10:59 PM Share ^ This is correct. And to add to it since you have an i3 and an H61 board you can't overclock the RAM at all to make it run at it's rated speed of DDR3 1600. Neither the i3 processor nor the H61 chipset will support anyting faster than DDR3 1333. Related resources CPU-Z reading my DDR400 ram at a frequency of 183mhz - help please? - Forum ASUS mobo not reading RAM correctly . 1333 MHz instead of 1600 MHz - Forum Motherboard won't allow correct DDR frequency - Forum Low ram frequency problems - Forum Bad default ram frequency ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer archvince November 18, 2012 11:18:34 PM Oh.. I see.. Thanks for the help guys archvince November 18, 2012 11:19:59 PM Best answer selected by archvince. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources RAM Frequency not changing in CPU Z after upgrade Forum My asus motherboard is not reading the correct speed in bios Forum NorthBridge Frequency and RAM Forum Increase Ram Frequency from 533 to 800 Forum CPU-Z doesn't read my memory correctly Forum Not getting the correct Frequency on my RAM I think Forum Really need help.... RAM frequency , timing, voltage Forum My RAM is not at the correct frequency . Whats up? Forum CPU max frequency problem and i7-2600k Forum RAM frequency reads lower than it should? Forum "Reboot and select Proper boot device" Forum [Solved] Upgrading processor to i7-3930K Motherboard advice Forum [Solved] Effects of low RAM frequency on games Forum [Solved] Will any motherboard detailed as "9000" series function on a dv9930? Forum [MotherBoard] Which one should I get? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !