Memory Problem reboots PC

By Nez0r
May 26, 2006
  1. I am having trouble setting my RAM at 200mhz, everytime i try to run an application with the RAM set at 200mhz the system reboots. the only way i can get my system to run is too have the ram set at 166mhz. Any ideas why?

    AMD64 athlon x2 4400+
    Gigabyte k8n sli-pro
    7800GT nvidia Gigabyte
    4x512 Corsair RAM
    160gb Seagate HDD
    380w PSU
  2. N3051M

    N3051M TS Evangelist Posts: 2,115

    tried doing a diagnostic on the ram like memtest? swap slots? one at a time?
  3. tipstir

    tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 2,473   +126

    What type of RAM do you have speed wise? Your MOBO might only allow for 166Mhz for the RAM. 166MHz still faster than the old 133MHz.
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