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P5W DH + 8500c5 corsair

By Severance
Nov 9, 2006
  1. Need some advice im new and not very good at this stuff so here goes. Im using a asus p5wdh MB and corsair 8500c5 memory. Does anybody know what i can do to get this ram to run at its rated speed of 1066mhz?. i have tried everything but it seems the MB wont let me get over 1000mhz.
     
  2. twite

    twite TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,083

    I have the same type of problem with that mobo, i have 4 gigs of pc 6400, and it runs at ddr 3500. I have to overclock it to get to its rate speed, and then it becomes unstable and shuts down. Maybe try flashing your bios.
     
  3. Mirob

    Mirob TechSpot Paladin Posts: 841

    Try adding more Vdram, Vmch and Vfsb.
     
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