new RAM, audio skipping - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 11-10-2006, 03:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 2
Default new RAM, audio skipping

Hi,

I just added 2*512 sticks of ram in my motherboard, now the audio gets stuck and repeats itself for a second when playing MP3s or watching videos. Any ideas why this may be happening? I have included some info from SiSoftware Sandra:

System
Manufacturer : ASUSTeK Computer INC.
Model : A7N8X2.0
Version : REV 2.xx
Serial Number : xxxxxxxxxxx
ID : FFFFFFFF-FFFFFFFF-FFFFFFFF-FFFFFFFF

Mainboard
Manufacturer : ASUSTeK Computer INC.
MP Support : No
Model : A7N8X2.0
Version : REV 2.xx
Serial Number : xxxxxxxxxxx
System BIOS : 08/04/2004-nVidia-nForce-A7N8X2.0C-00

System Memory Controller
Location : Mainboard
Error Correction Capability : None
Number of Memory Slots : 3
Maximum Installable Memory : 1.5GB
Bank0/1 - DDR1 : DIMM Synchronous DRAM 512MB/72
Bank2/3 - DDR2 : DIMM Synchronous DRAM 512MB/72
Bank4/5 - DDR3 : DIMM Synchronous DRAM 512MB/72

Chipset 1
Model : ASUSTeK Computer Inc nForce2 AGP Controller
Bus(es) : AGP PCI USB FireWire/1394 i2c/SMBus
Front Side Bus Speed : 2x 167MHz (334MHz data rate)
Maximum FSB Speed / Max Memory Speed : 2x 200MHz / 2x 200MHz
Width : 64-bit
IO Queue Depth : 8 request(s)

Chipset 1 Hub Interface
Type : HyperTransport
Version : 0.10
In/Out Width : 8-bit / 8-bit
Speed : 2x 200MHz (400MHz data rate)

Logical/Chipset 1 Memory Banks
Bank 0 : 512MB DDR-SDRAM 3.0-3-3-7 (tCL-tRCD-tRP-tRAS) CR2
Bank 1 : 512MB DDR-SDRAM 3.0-3-3-7 (tCL-tRCD-tRP-tRAS) CR2
Bank 2 : 512MB DDR-SDRAM 3.0-3-3-7 (tCL-tRCD-tRP-tRAS) CR2
Channels : 2
Speed : 2x 167MHz (334MHz data rate)
Multiplier : 4/4x
Width : 64-bit
Memory Controller in Processor : No
Power Save Mode : No
Fixed Hole Present : No

Memory Module 1
Serial Number : 41010428
Type : 512MB DDR-SDRAM
Technology : 16x(32Mx8)
Speed : PC3200U
Standard Timings : 2.0-2-2-8 (tCL-tRCD-tRP-tRAS)
Version : 1.1
Date of Manufacture : Wednesday, 14 November 2159
Set Timing @ 200MHz : 2.0-2-2-8 (tCL-tRCD-tRP-tRAS)

Memory Module 2
Serial Number : 5B380130
Type : 512MB DDR-SDRAM
Technology : 16x(32Mx8)
Speed : PC3200U
Standard Timings : 2.0-2-2-8 (tCL-tRCD-tRP-tRAS)
Version : 1.1
Date of Manufacture : Wednesday, 14 November 2159
Set Timing @ 200MHz : 2.0-2-2-8 (tCL-tRCD-tRP-tRAS)

Memory Module 3
Manufacturer : Corsair
Model : CMX512-2700C2
Type : 512MB DDR-SDRAM
Technology : 16x(32Mx8)
Speed : PC2700U
Standard Timings : 2.5-3-3-7 (tCL-tRCD-tRP-tRAS)
Date of Manufacture : Saturday, 25 December 1999
Set Timing @ 167MHz : 2.5-3-3-7 (tCL-tRCD-tRP-tRAS)
Set Timing @ 133MHz : 2.0-2-2-6 (tCL-tRCD-tRP-tRAS)

AGP Bus(es) on Hub 1
Version : 3.00
Speed : 8x
Fast-Writes Enabled : Yes
Isochronous Mode Enabled : No
Addressing Enabled : 32-bit
Aperture Size : 256MB

Regards,
Michael
__________________

mj.daly is offline  
Old 11-11-2006, 08:15 AM   #2 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 2
Default

FYI, I increased the voltage and I now have no problems.
mj.daly is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:38 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.