Can bad RAM hurt your PC?

By WooDChiP
Sep 10, 2006
  1. I was just wondering if you installed a bad RAM stick, could it hurt anything in your computer?
  2. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

    Its not common, but yes it can. It all depends on what has gone wrong with the ram. I have seen a brand new mobo damaged by bad ram but I've only ever seen it the once.
  3. GeekieNick101

    GeekieNick101 TS Rookie Posts: 373

    Yes it can spoil the motherboard
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