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Old 07-15-2004, 11:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I want to oc my RAM but I don't want to screw it up. My BIOS says that if i put too high of a voltage the comp won't boot up, I know I can just clear CMOS but still. What is the max voltage I should use for Kingston Dual Channel Kit 256MB PC3200 Value RAM so that the system boots without problems?

My specs are:
CPU Clock:3006.81Mhz (2.8Normal)
System Clock:107.39Mhz
The rest of my specs are in my sig.

P.S. I know someone is going to say that i shouldn't oc Value RAM so I'm telling myself so u don't have to.


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Old 07-17-2004, 09:50 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Uhm, I'm not positive, but I thought I heard you can put it to 2.8 even at stock, without a problem... Like ram usually can handle a good amount of power without showing any problems... might wanna google that though.

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Old 07-17-2004, 11:13 AM   #3 (permalink)
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2.8V is fine for most RAM at stock speeds.

If you want to play it safe put your RAM at a fixed voltage (say 2.8V) and see what the best performance/stability you can get out of it.

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Old 07-17-2004, 01:39 PM   #4 (permalink)
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thanks I'm gonna go try it.

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