can i use 3000mhz memories on a h401m a-pro?

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can i use 3000mhz memories on a h401m a-pro? In the list of compatible memories I didn't find 3000mhz memories, I even found 2133 (which is strange because on Intel's 10gen processors support 2666mhz. I want to use it with an i510400f (I know the processor only supports 2666, it's no use using 3000mhz memories but it's because it's hard to find memories with speeds lower than 3000. Below are some of the memories that are on the site. (I looked at other h410's and but compatible memories I found up to 3200.
 

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H410-based boards are the cheapest and most trimmed-down, they don't allow RAM overclocking beyond spec, so they don't bother testing fast RAM modules for them. But such RAM should work on there no problem. Of course you can't set the full XMP speed, but they are always downward compatible, meaning they will also run at lower speeds. Just get some common, popular RAM from Crucial or Kingston for example, can be cheap, because it won't run at full speed anyway. I would also update the BIOS to the newest version (yes, the beta, there won't be a final one).
 

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No, it can't. As i said, all RAM is fully backwards compatible with lower frequencies, plus it's your own choice what RAM you use. The QVL list at MSI has nothing to do with any warranty. The warranty for the mainboard helps you when something on the mainboard or the whole mainboard ceases to work, it doesn't cover the interaction with the RAM.
 

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Intel® Core™ i7/ i9
Supports up to DDR4 2933 MHz
  • Intel® Core™ i5 and below
    • Supports up to DDR4 2666 MHz

    • due to your i5 your limited to 2666 MHz!
 
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Right. So I won't have problems using 3000mhz memories. Taking advantage of the moment, do you think it's good to use an i510400f with this card? Any stability problem, or cause Bottlenecks?
 
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[QUOTE = "badboy2k, postagem: 2065265, membro: 190751"]
Intel® Core ™ i7 / i9
Suporta até DDR4 2933 MHz
  • Intel® Core ™ i5 e inferior
    • Suporta até DDR4 2666 MHz

    • devido ao seu i5, você está limitado a 2666 MHz!
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I know I'm limited to 2666. But I was wondering if it's okay to put 3000mhz memory on this motherboard
 

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[QUOTE = "badboy2k, postagem: 2065265, membro: 190751"]
Intel® Core ™ i7 / i9
Suporta até DDR4 2933 MHz

  • Intel® Core ™ i5 e inferior
    • Suporta até DDR4 2666 MHz

    • devido ao seu i5, você está limitado a 2666 MHz!
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I know I'm limited to 2666. But I was wondering if it's okay to put 3000mhz memory on this motherboard
you can put the 3000Mhz Ram in and it will work Just fine but will just be limited to 2666Mhz. Intel CPU's are not very picky about RAM.
 

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10400F is almost a little ambitious, but it should work. As long as you don't remove the power limits, then the CPU VRM (voltage regulator) might get too hot.

So when you install everything, first thing you should do is a BIOS update, and after that, the BIOS should ask you what kind of cooler you have. What it's really asking is how it needs to configure the power limits. Select "Boxed Cooler" there, and it will obey the Intel specification. Since the CPU VRM is very weak on that mainboard, you can't remove the power limits, or the VRM can overheat.
 
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