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Kingston Value Ram

Discussion in 'AMD Overclocking' started by Dennis E Strausser Jr, Jun 15, 2004.

  1. Having problems with it, much.

    And from what I've read on here so far, so does everyone else on here.
    Tried to run the stuff @ the right speed in my AMD XP 2200+
    Oops... (DDR400)
    I got the Windows Stoped Blue Screen.
    The one you really don't want to see.
    All I tried to do is run it at it's full speed of 200 MHz.
    No Overclock, CPU.
    Here's what I think, I think that Kingston has Overclocked this memory
    Some input on this please.
    But I'm alreay sure of this anyway.
    Denny. :)
    Dennis E Strausser Jr, Jun 15, 2004
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  2. Dennis E Strausser Jr

    Neil Guest

    "Dennis E Strausser Jr" <>
    wrote in message
    My Kingston value ram is excellent. It was sold
    as PC2100 (i.e. DDR266) CAS 2 ram and I'm running
    it at 164MHz (i.e. DDR328) nearly PC2700 speed
    without needing to adjust the timings (still on
    2-2-2-5) or voltage.

    I'd say I'm just very lucky and you're just very
    unlucky. Try setting some of the latency timings
    a bit slower and see if it works at 200MHz then.

    Neil, Jun 15, 2004
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  3. I could try that, the board I was trying it in is a Asus A7N8X
    With support for (DDR400)
    So far, the only thing I've found it good for is overclocking.
    But going below specs on memory, and the stuff is not all that fast then

    I did find I like running it along with other memory.
    Setup right now is.
    Kingmax*2 256 = 512 (DDR333)
    Kingston*2 128 = 256 (DDR400)
    768 total.
    Windows gives, this is by the Task Manager
    Listing total = 785,900
    Available = 493,396 - 493,462
    System cache does the same just listing one number here.
    There's a way this can be changed, if you understand how to get there,
    and what needs to be changed, but if you over tweak it, Windows cant boot.
    I do get good bandwidth this way, so I'll take it..
    :) Denny. :) ;-) High on life @ the time, not drugs. But some
    are not so bad.
    Dennis E Strausser Jr, Jun 15, 2004
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